Thu.Apr 15, 2021

The Problem With Agile Scrum (and Why We Use Kanban Instead)


Every engineering team has their own approach when it comes to development methodologies. Most teams have embraced popular frameworks, Agile Scrum seems to be the most popular, both putting their own spin on it and choosing the parts that work for them. DevOps


More Good Programming Quotes, Part 5

Henrik Warne

Here are more good programming quotes I have found since my last post. Programming. “It has been said that the great scientific disciplines are examples of giants standing on the shoulders of other giants.


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YDS: How Does a Scrum Team Handle Scope Creep?

On today’s episode of YOUR DAILY SCRUM: How does a Scrum Team handle scope creep? Today's question asks how a Scrum Team can handle scope creep. Todd Miller and Ryan Ripley discuss push and pull systems and how Developers pull work into a Sprint.


NAME:WRECK: Nine DNS Vulnerabilities Found in Four Open Source TCP/IP Stacks


Nine new DNS-related vulnerabilities have been identified across TCP/IP stacks embedded in millions of devices. Background. On April 13, 2021, researchers at Forescout and JSOF published a report called NAME:WRECK.

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

This Is Recruiting: How To Limit Bias In Tech Recruiting?

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Domina McQuade, Microsoft Azure’s Senior Recruiting Manager had some interesting things to share when it comes to recruiting, and all of its highs and lows. Confronting and limiting bias in tech recruiting comes with education and experience.

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CableLabs Announces the Convergence Council


Motivational speaker, Jim Rohn is known for saying, “What is powerful is when what you say is just the tip of the iceberg of what you know.”

How $10 Million in Scholarships Helped Create 6,000+ Developer Careers

Coding Dojo

At Coding Dojo, we’re proud to offer a range of financial assistance that lowers the financial barrier for people wanting … Read more >>. The post How $10 Million in Scholarships Helped Create 6,000+ Developer Careers appeared first on Coding Dojo Blog.

Do You Need a Cloud AI Engineer?

For all the technological advancements we are witnessing in AI and machine learning, the practical benefits remain elusive in the non-tech business world, frustrating decision-makers as AI investment climbs.

Article: Designing & Managing for Resilience

InfoQ Articles

The fourth article in a series on how software companies adapted and continue to adapt to enhance their resilience explores the strategies used by engineering leaders to help create the conditions for sustained resilience.

Success Story: Swiss Insurtech Company Hires a Remote CTO from Ukraine

Read a story of a Swiss Insurtech startup which successfully extended their remote development team in Ukraine to 15 people and found their perfect CTO to manage their software development team.

Power Immersive, Engaging, Impactful Learning Experiences with AR/VR


The education sector, like many others, has been hugely impacted owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Not that it wasn’t familiar to disruption. Homeschooling, online degree programs, virtual classrooms have all been progressive steps in the direction of transformative technological innovation.

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How to Hire a Full Stack Development Company for your next MVP

Cabot Solutions

Why would you need a full-stack development team for your MVP development Benefits of hiring a full-stack development team for developing a Minimum Viable Product

What’s new in CDP Private Cloud Base 7.1.6?


According to IDG, when customers consider updating to the latest release of a product, they expect new features, enhanced security, and better performance, but increasingly want a more streamlined upgrade process. With each new release of CDP Private Cloud, this is exactly what we strive to deliver.

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Languages and DevOps: Recommendations

In light of the points brought up in these articles, what is my advice for which language to use on a given project? The same advice I have always given development teams: Use the right tool for the job. My father was a woodworker, and drilled that concept into me.

4 Approaches to Data Analytics

As the analytics landscape continues to evolve, application teams who need to embed dashboards, reports, and other analytics capabilities in their applications can choose from dozens of solutions. How do you differentiate one solution from the next?

On Culture: A Thought Leader’s Perspective

CEO Insider

Since the publication of my most recent book, Indispensable: Build and Lead A Company Can’t Live Without, last month, I have had the marvelous opportunity to discuss several of the key questions covered in the book with several fellow thought leaders.

How to build the software team culture you'd want to work in


Organizations face an uphill battle as they try to recruit top technical talent. It's in short supply—and the problem is only getting worse. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the shortage of software engineers in the United States will exceed 1.2 million by 2026.

Patch Management is Integral for Mature Risk-based Prioritization


The term ‘patch’ triggers many familiar images – affixing a rubber patch to a blown bike tire, the ubiquitous duct tape repairs of myriad objects, and so on. While these temporary fixes won’t heal the underlying cause, they are a quick and easy solution.

The Good and the Bad of React Development


In 2021, Facebook said goodbye to Jordan Walke, an author of React — the technology lying at the heart of FB. The software engineer announced plans to run his own business. He did it via Twitter. Which, by the way, is also built upon React. Let’s wish Jordan every success.

Is Your IoT Pilot in Danger?

Take our short quiz to determine if your IoT pilot is set up for success, or at risk of being delayed.

Take Command of Your Edge Fleet

Dell EMC

NVIDIA Fleet Command with Dell EMC PowerEdge servers helps organizations manage and scale artificial intelligence applications at the edge

Get Up To Speed on Modern Deep Learning


Deep learning is the driving force of not only today’s everyday products and services, like digital assistants and voice-enabled TV remotes, but also tomorrow’s emerging technologies, including self-driving cars.

IoT and the Supply Chain

Apps Associates

A couple of days ago I was out for a drive and got to thinking about the computer, or computers in my car. Was there just one highly sophisticated computer or several smaller ones dedicated to a specific task?

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How Deduplication and Compression Cut Your Storage Costs


Most likely, your data is growing by leaps and bounds. And, while most enterprises are adopting a cloud or multi-cloud strategy to some degree, Gartner states that by 2025 85 percent of infrastructure strategies will integrate on-premises, colocation, cloud, and edge delivery options.

Cassandra Data Modeling Guide to Best Practices

Are you a developer, database architect, or database administrator that's new to Cassandra but have been tasked with developing a Cassandra schema design? Learn the basic rules to keep in mind when designing your schema for Cassandra.

Seeing the Bigger Picture With BizDevSecOps

Not long ago, if you can believe it, software was shipped on physical floppy disks and CDs. These physical relics contained dense paper instruction books that humans read diligently for hours on end (I guess they had more time to spare back then?). Complexity was a given for computer-based tasks.

Discovering Crystal


Another in the series. Check out other languages we’ve explored in the past at: Discovering Vue 3 Analyzing functionalities in Rust. A bit of background about me before we begin our exploration of a new programming language. I’ve been in love with programing languages for a couple of years now.

Software Development Services South Africa: Overview, Pros, and Cons


Back in 2007, South Africa was spotted by IT experts as a promising outsourcing service delivery destination. In 2021, it’s clear that the forecast was spot-on – today, SA has a powerful presence on the map of top outsourcing hubs.

Error'd: Days of Future Passed

The Daily WTF

After reading through so many of your submissions these last few weeks, I'm beginning to notice certain patterns emerging. One of these patterns is that despite the fact that dates are literally as old as time, people seem. pathologically prone to bungling them. Surely our readers.

5 Tips to Advance Your Career as a Technical Recruiter

This step-by-step guide is designed to provide technical recruiters with tips and tricks to achieve tangible results that accelerate their recruiting efforts—and career.

Benefits of Using Website Design Consulting Services


Website design consulting is the process of outlining, designing, and monitoring a successful web application and ensuring its success rate stays above par.

Spoiled for choice in the cloud

Beyond B2B

The cloud is full of new integration choices—and it’s great to have them. Integration & APIs

Cloud 52 Recognized in G2 Spring 2021 Grid Reports


We are excited to share that for the first time, has made it into G2 Grid Reports! G2 is a reputable peer-to-peer business solutions review website, leveraging customer feedback to rank the best business software and services.