Mon.Jan 25, 2021

Where Programming, Ops, AI, and the Cloud are Headed in 2021

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

In this report, we look at the data generated by the O’Reilly online learning platform to discern trends in the technology industry—trends technology leaders need to follow. But what are “trends”? All too often, trends degenerate into horse races over languages and platforms.

The Scrum Master Job (1): 4 Steps to Identify Suitable Employers or Clients

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Scrum Master Job — 4 Steps to Identify Suitable Employers or Clients. Are you considering a new Scrum Master job? However, you are not sure that it is the right organization?

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Nvidia Views Kubernetes as Key to GPU Accelerated AI Scale

CTOvision

When you think about Kubernetes, clusters of CPU and memory resources all scaling to meet the demands of container workloads probably springs to mind. But where does GPU acceleration fit […]. News NVIDIA

YDS: Sprint Backlog vs Product Backlog - What is the Difference?

Scrum.org

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: Sprint Backlog vs Product Backlog - What's the Difference? A recent student asked Ryan and Todd to talk about the differences between a Sprint Backlog and a Product Backlog.

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The 7 Ways to Source and Attract Diverse Technology Talent

Just talking about diversity and inclusion won’t move the needle. Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts are at the forefront for organizations looking to recruit and retain top talent, but nowhere does this remain more of a challenge and opportunity than in the tech sector. In this guide, we provide seven strategies organizations can use to source and attract diverse tech talent.

Automation is an essential driver of post-pandemic business value

CTOvision

Robotic process automation was already experiencing strong growth in 2019. By the middle of 2020, the pandemic had accelerated the automation mandate, pushing adoption up 27%. And the trend is not […]. News UiPath

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Assessing Enterprise Firmware Security Risk in 2021

CTOvision

In a year of historic challenges, 2020 saw firmware and hardware issues become one of the most active areas of enterprise security. APT and ransomware threat actors targeted enterprise VPNs […]. News Eclypsium

An Analytics Workload is a Critical Data Management Tool

DevOps.com

From an organizational perspective, an analytics workload is a way to gain a data-driven business advantage.

Symantec Discovers Fourth Malware Strain Used in SolarWinds Attack

CTOvision

Cybersecurity firm Symantec has uncovered an additional piece of malware used in the SolarWinds attacks, becoming the fourth piece of malware associated with the wide-ranging compromise of the popular IT […]. News SolarWinds Symantec Symantec Endpoint Protection

The state of tech: 4 tough questions about change in the shadow of COVID-19

Gitprime

Technology experts discuss COVID-19’s lingering impact on the way we work, the biggest issues and opportunities the technology industry needs to address, and which technologies you should be investing time in right now

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Women in Tech: “What’s important is that my work is positively influencing the world”

CTOvision

Read Dominik Mohilo profile Dr. Denise Gosnell, Chief Data Officer, at DataStax on JAX Enter : A research study by The National Center for Women & Information Technology showed that […]. News DataStax

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Overcoming Cloud Asset Management Challenges

DevOps.com

Twenty years ago, no one in IT could have predicted the monumental role that cloud computing would play in our everyday lives. To play off the words of Back to the Future‘s Doc Brown: “On-premises? Where we’re going, we don’t need on-premises.”

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Automate Silo Log Correlation With New Splunk Integration for SOCs

CTOvision

Read Daniel Ben-Chitrit take a look at how the new feature of Silo for Safe Access provides a Splunk integration for SOCs and IR teams, giving them complete visibility into […]. News Splunk Splunk Technology

Inside 2021 ML Trends: Trustworthy ML

Dataiku

Last week, our Dataiku Lab team presented their annual findings for up-and-coming machine learning (ML) trends , based on the work they do in machine learning research.

Open Source & Open Standards: Navigating the Intricacies of a Symbiotic Partnership

Speaker: Guy Martin, Executive Director of OASIS Open

The COVID-19 global pandemic has raised the already bright visibility of technology to an even higher level. Join Guy Martin, Executive Director at OASIS Open, as he presents this webinar that will discuss how we can make open source and open standards even more effective by helping them recapture their strong partnership.

SS8 improves mediation results for law enforcement with Xcipio

CTOvision

SS8 Networks announced that it deployed its Xcipio mediation and interception platform in one of the largest global CSPs to support its Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) infrastructure. Next-generation network architectures […]. News SS8

JavaScript Wake Lock API

David Walsh

An enjoyable web apps rely on engineers implementing the APIs that cover all of the small things. Those small things sometimes improve performance, usability, accessibility, and the app’s relationship with its host system.

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The new infosec channel: Offer clients the best data and Cloud security with Imperva

CTOvision

In today’s world of digital business application security drives success. And with complex and ever-changing threats, it’s more important than ever to gain visibility across your data and applications. Applications consist […]. News Imperva

CodeSOD: Table This for a Moment

The Daily WTF

Relational databases have very different constraints on how they structure and store data than most programming languages- tables and relationships don't map neatly to objects. They also have very different ways in which they can be altered.

Realizing the Benefits of Automated Machine Learning

How are organizations using machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to derive business value? Renowned author and professor Tom Davenport explains the rise of automated machine learning, its benefits, and success stories from businesses that are already using it.

AoAD2 Practice: Real Customer Involvement

James Shore

Second Edition cover. This is a pre-release excerpt of The Art of Agile Development, Second Edition , to be published by O’Reilly in 2021. Visit the Second Edition home page for information about the open development process, additional excerpts, and more. Your feedback is appreciated!

INSPIRE 20 Podcast: Vandana Verma Sehgal, Infosec Girls

TechBeacon

An experienced security solutions architect, Vandana Verma Sehgal is president of Infosec Girls, an initiative that assists women in their cybersecurity careers. Enterprise IT, Digital Transformation, INSPIRE 20 Diversity in Tech Series, Diversity, Careers

Introducing Perficient Latin America

PSL

Every great dream starts with a dreamer. by Harriet Tubman This week marks the official launch of the harmonious combination of PSL and Perficient into: Perficient Latin America.In June of last year, PSL was acquired by Perficient, one of t. Nearshoring / Software Outsourcing

4 Ways to Keep Student Data Safe in Hybrid Teaching Environments

Storagecraft

Spurred by the global COVID-19 pandemic, remote teaching has become a standard part of just about every educator’s toolkit. Teachers worldwide have been forced to adapt their teaching styles.

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Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

Drug Interaction Checker APIs to Minimize Prescription Errors

Altexsoft

If your pillbox is cram-full, you are not unique. According to the National Center of Health Statistics, one in five Americans aged between 40 and 70 took at least five drugs in the past 30 days. As the number of pills used in parallel grows, so does the probability of dangerous drug interactions.

TechStrong TV: How to Build and Refine Your DevOps Skills with OpsCompass

DevOps.com

The role of DevOps is constantly evolving as new technologies and trends keep emerging and reshaping the business. It is critical for DevOps engineers to continuously learn about the latest tools, best practices and technology, and be able to adapt to change.

Demystifying Google Container Tool Jib: Java Image Builder

Dzone - DevOps

Are you are wondering what Jib is, actually? You should probably read my previous article before going ahead.

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Lucidum Unveils Community License of IT Asset Discovery Platform to Eliminate Blind Spots Across AWS Environments

DevOps.com

Driven by machine learning, Lucidum provides complete visibility of all critical assets and context of how and why they are used for IT teams to take corrective action SAN JOSE, Calif.

Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

What do Big Macs and Cybersecurity Have in Common?

IDC

Innovation in cybersecurity is critical as threats continue to evolve post pandemic. Explore the ways to cultivate security transformation with IDC's Craig Robinson. Tech Perspectives CISO cybersecurity featured

Psychological Safety or More Courage? What Your Team Needs Now.

Let's Grow Leaders

Psychological safety pioneer, Dr. Amy Edmonson discusses the difference between psychological safety and courage at work, and why both are so critical in our teams right now. An excerpt from her foreword of Courageous Cultures: How to Build Teams of Micro-Innovators, Problem Solvers, […].

FSI Member Spotlight Episode #10: Digital Currency, Culture, and the Future of Banking

Praxent

For our final FSI Member Spotlight in 2020, Praxent Senior Director of Innovation, Lance Vaughn, had the chance to catch up with Patrick Sells.