Wed.Sep 18, 2019

10 Recommendations for Making DevOps a Success

Dzone - DevOps

DevOps doesn't have to be as complex as it looks. According to a recent State of DevOps report , organizations that adopt a DevOps culture have 60 times fewer failures than those not implementing a DevOps approach.

Data Versioning and Pipelines in CD4ML

Martin Fowler

My colleagues continue their article on Continuous Delivery for Machine Learning by looking at the future, considering what further work needs to be done in Data Versioning and Data Pipelines. more…. skip-home-page

How to stack your test automation's deck


Arranging the playing cards in a deck to be in one's favor is called "stacking the deck." Outside of card playing, people use the term more generally to mean arranging a situation to increase your chances of a favorable outcome.

Kubernetes’s explosive growth has come with attention paid to security and stability


You may have noticed I write a lot about Kubernetes, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) sponsored open-source container orchestration program. That’s because I have no choice in the matter. Just like Docker turned containers into the way to run server applications, Kubernetes quickly overcame its rivals and became the way to manage containers. Practically […]. Cloud Uncategorized Kubernetes

Design and Run Experiments That Actually Progress Your Business

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

Experimenting as a way to explore new products, services, and business models can help eliminate the guesswork involved in building something your customers actually value. That said, it's often quite tricky to take your vision and figure out the first experiment to run. How do you get started? How can you ensure your experiments are well-designed? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently an Innovation Coach at Kromatic, as he walks us through how we can figure out the right experiments to run for any product or service, and in organizations of all sizes.

IBN’s Success is Driven by Formulating the Right Test Validation Strategy

Intent-Based Networking (IBN) is widely considered to be the next big innovation in networking industry. IBN is all about simplifying the process of implementing new upgrades and changes in any networking environment to ensure the results match the original intent.

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IoT Security Concerns

The Internet of Things (IoT) is being hailed as the next step in our technological development. It’s hard to argue with that.

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Has DevOps morphed into ITSM?


The more that DevOps matures, the more it looks like IT service management (ITSM). DevOps, DevOps Trends, IT Service Management (ITSM), Special Coverage: Service Management World 2019

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How do you incorporate a Design Sprint in Scrum?

As part of the webinar “Ask a Professional Scrum Trainer - Martin Hinshelwood - Answering Your Most Pressing Scrum Questions” I was asked a number of questions.


Legacy Systems Prove to be Digital Transformation Headwind

In a survey of 450 digital transformation leaders, a sizable 73% of respondents said that, through digital innovation, they have made significant or better improvements to the end-user experience.

How to Design Strong Experiments

Speaker: Franziska Beeler, Head of Cloud Academy, and Tendayi Viki, Associate Partner, Strategyzer

When testing new business and product ideas, choosing the right experiment is just the beginning. After we have chosen our experiment, it’s important that we spend some time designing it well. Join Tendayi Viki, corporate innovation expert and associate partner at Strategyzer, and Franziska Beeler, Head of Cloud Academy at Strategyzer, as they walk us through the three key elements that help you design stronger experiments and come away with the evidence you need to advance your idea.

What You Need to Know about Blockchain Before Making the Leap

The New Stack

WSO2 sponsored this post. Srinath Perera. Srinath, vice president, leads research at WSO2.He is a scientist, software architect and a programmer who works on distributed systems.

Top tips to prepare for software engineering interviews

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

This is a blog is guest contribution from When you are looking for a job as an engineer, whether it is your first job out of school or a new role after years in the industry (or something in between!), interviewing is a hurdle you will have to overcome.

Developer Advocacy Inside and Outside a Business

The New Stack

On this episode of The New Stack Makers podcast, we sit down with Brian Douglas , developer advocate at GitHub , to discuss the role of the developer advocate.

Episode 8: How to make your meetings more inclusive with Michael Donnely


How to make your meetings more inclusive with Michael Donnelly Guest Michael Donnelly: Founder and CEO of FWD Collective.

Get Better User Insights With Wasteless Validation

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant

Product teams tend to get ahead of themselves by rushing from idea straight to building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP). How can a product manager slow their team down and prevent them from wasting valuable resources? Join Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant, as he introduces a new way of understanding MVPs and explores how you can approach validation without wasting the resources of your development team.

Some of the Best Practices to Adopt for DevOps in the Cloud

Kovair - DevOps

Technology is moving at an alarming speed. The most audacious innovations are happening in the field of DevOps and Hybrid Cloud. Those businesses that plan. The post Some of the Best Practices to Adopt for DevOps in the Cloud appeared first on Kovair Blog.

Three Ways: A Principle-based DevOps Framework

Dzone - DevOps

Which path should you take? Answer: all of them. In our first two articles in the DevOps track of Educational Foundations , we: Dispelled some DevOps misconceptions and presented our own principle-based definition of DevOps.

Continuous Improvement and the Aggregation of Marginal Gains


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Health IT in the Cloud: Why It’s Inevitable and What You Need to Know Now


Reflections from Datica Hosted Lunch + Learn.

Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

A Guide to Test Automation Types, Tools, and Benefits

Dzone - DevOps

The streets will be paved with automation. Automation is taking the software development industry by a storm, especially in the testing department. There are many phases involved in the software development process, and automation is used in the advanced stages.

How Scrum’s core is useful and incorporates the essence of Agile

Net Objectives

This post continues my series on getting back to the original Scrum I posted a few days ago. Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland captured several key concepts of what The New New Product Development Game (TNNPDG) suggested how product development teams should work. I believe these core roles, practices, events and rules are the core … Continue reading "How Scrum’s core is useful and incorporates the essence of Agile". Scrum


QTP vs. Selenium: Differences Between Automation Testing Giants

Dzone - DevOps

It's about more than old vs. new. The market for software testing is mainly dominated by powerful and dynamic tools like Selenium , QTP, and many more. So, in this QTP versus Selenium article, we’ll be discussing the major differences between the two automation testing tools.

What Is CNAB and Why It Is Important for Cloud Native Computing

The New Stack

The Cloud Native Application Bundle (CNAB) is an open source specification that aims to facilitate the bundling, installing, and managing of containerized apps.

How User Acceptance Testing Can Save You Time and Money

Speaker: J.B. Siegel, VP of Client Services, Seamgen

Before a new product or feature goes into development, you have to gauge whether it will be a worthwhile investment. But what’s the best way to do so - and how can you get honest insights from your end users? Join J.B. Siegel, VP of Client Services at Seamgen, as he explores how to use wireframes and clickable prototypes to validate your product. He’ll discuss how user testing allows you to really understand your users - and how to use the insights to inform your product strategy.

Embracing Cloud-Native and DevOps in Regulated Industries

Dzone - DevOps

Keeping the cloud and DevOps under lock and key. DevOps practices are helping companies build software that will function properly in a more automated world and this is what building cloud-native software is all about.

A Tale of Two Realities: Do Your Execs Know What It Takes to Manage ELK?

The New Stack

Evan Klein. Evan Klein is the Director of Product Marketing at He writes about security, data analytics, and cloud. Before joining Evan worked in a variety of product management and product marketing roles, and received an MBA from MIT.

COBOL Developer

I'm Programmer

PHP Developer Humor 1 of 3 An agreeable person An agreeable person He was a PHP Developer! He was a PHP Developer! I will not throw paper air planes in class. I will not throw paper air planes in class. The post COBOL Developer appeared first on I'm Programmer.

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Leadership Capital and Keys to Leading Effectively


Leadership isn’t an unlimited resource, because time isn’t an unlimited resource. Learn how to be a more effective and efficient leader. Today’s post is by Mike Figliuolo, Managing Director of thoughtLEADERS. Do you work a 40 hour week or are you working 24/7? How much effort are you putting into your work? How much stress do you […]. This is only the beginning of the thought. Please click the article headline above or go to [link] for more.

How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

Nearly everyone in Ecuador is the victim of a data breach


A massive data breach exposed sensitive data of nearly every individual in Ecuador. The breach impacted an estimated 20 million people — for reference, Ecuador has a population of about 17 million. According to ZDNet, it exposed data on 6.7 million minors, as well as the country’s president and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was […].

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Buy your toothpaste when you get there

Marcus Blankenship - Daily Writing

When you’re heading into a new situation, it’s easy to overpack. The first time I went to Europe I packed my favorite heavy, long-sleeved flannel shirt, even though the trip was in the middle of summer. When I started a new coding project, I’d download a whole bunch of libraries just in case.

The Dangerous Business of Exfiltrating Spies – Part Two

The Cipher Brief

When someone decides to spy on their own country for the U.S., they know they’re taking a risk. But when news broke recently that the U.S. had extracted a high-level Russian official in 2017 with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, it highlighted not only the value of human intelligence, but also the ongoing risks that a spy faces if they choose to defect. The New York Times described the Russian asset’s role as important in helping U.S.