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Poorly Tested App Crashes the Iowa Caucus

Trigent

We may not know who won the Iowa caucus - but we certainly know that a poorly tested smartphone app lost. This Monday, the Iowa caucus has nearly been rendered meaningless due to the Democratic party’s inability to reliably report and tally the results.

DevSecOps: A Renewed Commitment to Secure Delivery, Part 1

DevOps.com

Security has never been as high a priority than it is today, as companies fear they’ll be the next headline, the next victim of a data breach.

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Leadership Strategies from the Nature with Dr. Kathleen Allen

Marcus Blankenship - Podcasts

Episode 37. What can nature teach us about how to get the most from our organizations? In this episode, Marcus welcomes Dr. Kathleen Allen to discuss changing our perspectives of assigning roles within teams and organizations to what she calls leading a “living systems”.

Using Value Stream Mapping to Eliminate Waste

Xebia

You perceive your time to market for new features to be slow and want to speed up You experience that things are slow, and it’s hard to finish anything within an iteration.

How AI Can Radically Change Your Business

AI is quickly becoming mainstream, thanks to its value-driving capabilities. Yet, even with such widespread attention, it still is one of the most misunderstood technologies out there. Here's how to make the most out of it and bring a positive change to your company.

Scrum and Micro-Retrospectives

Agile Alliance

One of the twelve principles behind the Agile Manifesto says: “At regular intervals, the team reflects on how to become more effective, then tunes and adjusts its behavior accordingly”. Agile is all about adjustments here and there, learning, fine tuning and responding to change.

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How to Begin Programming on Linux Platform

The Crazy Programmer

Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the last decade, you know that Linux has pretty much taken over the enterprise business world. From web servers, frameworks, clouds, containers, AI, and so much more, Linux powers it all.

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Survey Sees Little Progress in Drive to Shift Testing Left

DevOps.com

It looks like the drive to shift testing left toward developers to accelerate the development and deployment of applications has stalled.

Disk and Datanode Size in HDFS

Cloudera Engineering

This blog discusses answers to questions like what is the right disk size in datanode and what is the right capacity for a datanode. A few of our customers have asked us about using dense storage nodes.

Product Owner Anti-Patterns — 31+2 Ways to Improve as a PO

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Scrum Product Owner Anti-Patterns. If you are working as a Product Owner, there is—very likely—room for improvement. This list of some of the most common Product Owner anti-patterns might be a starting point.

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life with Nir Eyal

Speaker: Nir Eyal

Ever get the feeling the world is full of too many distractions? Research shows the ability to stay focused is a competitive advantage, in work and in life. However, in an age of ever-increasing demands on our attention how do we stay productive and stay sane? In this webinar, Nir provides research-backed, practical advice, and memorable strategies for managing distraction and our time. Nir Eyal shares findings of his five years of research into how to master what he calls, "the skill of the century," the power to be "Indistractable."

Difference between Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The Crazy Programmer

In this article we are going to see the difference between two important terms in emerging computer science. We are talking about machine learning and artificial intelligence. Some of you may feel that these two terms are similar, aren’t they ? Not your fault actually these two terms are used interchangeably from time to time. But they aren’t the same and we will see all the differences between them in this article.

New Relic Adds Support for W3C Trace Context Spec

DevOps.com

New Relic has begun adding support for the W3C Trace Context standard within the agent software it uses to collect metrics for its application performance management (APM) platform.

5 Quick Fixes to Make Your Nonprofit's Website Flourish

TechSoup

Your nonprofit's website is the perfect tool to introduce yourself to volunteers, donors, and constituents — and to expand your impact. But it doesn't just do the work on its own. Web Development Marketing and Communications

Want to be more predictable? Do these two things every day…

Scrum.org

One of the things leaders often say they want most is predictability. Predictability is defined as the consistent repetition of a state, course of action, behavior, or the like, making it possible to know in advance what to expect.

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Building Healthy Innovation Ecosystems for Your Projects

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

In this webinar, Nick Noreña will walk through an Innovation Ecosystem Model that he and his team at Kromatic have developed to help investors, heads of product, teachers, and executives understand how they can best support innovation in their own ecosystem. He'll also go over metrics we can use to measure the health of our ecosystems as we build more resources for innovators.

A Short REST

The Daily WTF

I’m starting to wonder if we need a “Representative API” category. There are just so many ways in which a developer can mess up basic tasks, like mapping a RESTful API to their backend. Today’s anonymous submitter was working with a REST API provided by a “world leading parcel” company.

Stellus Launches Next Generation NAS Platform

DevOps.com

Stellus Technologies launched a network-attached storage (NAS) system capable of processing unstructured data at 10 times the speed of existing systems.

How to Promote the Best Leaders

Let's Grow Leaders

To promote the best first-time leaders, focus on more than results Your decisions about who you put in management and leadership roles are some of the most important leadership decisions you’ll ever make. It’s a decision about who you will trust with […].

Upskill of the Workforce

Scrum.org

topic at the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos this year was the question "How do we upskill a billion people by 2030?". Product Owners and Scrum Masters are specifically named on the WEF list of Jobs of Tomorrow.

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BI Buyers Guide: Embedding Analytics in Your Software

The business intelligence market has exploded. And as the number of vendors grows, it gets harder to make sense of it all. Learn how to decide what features you need and get an evaluation framework for every technical and non-technical requirement you could imagine.

How Florida State University is Boosting Student Success and Addressing Data Challenges

Cloudera Engineering

For public universities, metrics such as retention rate and graduation rate are important indicators for standing out in the competitive landscape. These success metrics are paramount to bringing in more students, making them successful, and continuing to grow a strong alumni network.

Dynatrace Extends AI Reach of APM Platform

DevOps.com

Dynatrace, at its Perform 2020 conference today, extended the reach of the Davis artificial intelligence (AI) engine it makes available via its application performance management (APM) platform to include deeper ties with mobile applications along with an ability to track key performance indicators (KPIs) such as revenue trends and customer churn. In addition, Dynatrace has […]. The post Dynatrace Extends AI Reach of APM Platform appeared first on DevOps.com. Application Performance Management/Monitoring Blogs ai apm application performance monitoring artificial intelligence devops tools

Come Together & Share the Experience with the New Dataiku Community

Dataiku

Meet the Dataiku Community , the new one-stop shop bringing together Dataiku DSS users and AI builders for learning, peer-to-peer support, and best practices enabled by an updated, shared platform experience. Dataiku Company Featured

Thinking By Sprinting: What Cognitive Science Tells Us About Why Scrum Works

Scrum.org

Want to listen instead of read? Listen to us read this blogpost in our podcast “The Liberators Network”. A while ago, I received an interesting scientific article from Gunther Verheyen titled “Getting Things Done: The Science Behind Stress-Free Productivity” (Heylighen & Vidal, 2007).

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Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Accelerating Storage Innovation in the Next Data Decade

Dell EMC

Over the previous decade, technology transformed nearly every business into an IT-driven business. From farming to pharmaceuticals, these information technology developments have led organizations to reimagine how they operate, compete, and serve customers.

Okta Brings Aboard Cloud Platform Veteran Craig Weissman as Chief Architect

DevOps.com

Cloud pioneer brings more than 20 years of experience to leading identity provider SAN FRANCISCO — February 6, 2020 — Okta, Inc. NASDAQ:OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced the hiring of Craig Weissman as Chief Architect, effective immediately.

Looking Meditation App Development Like Calm? Read It Before Proceed

Xicom

Excessive stress is the roots cause of several health-related problems that people coming from all walks of life are prone to. The excessive stress disorder eventually leads to decreased productivity, lethargic attitude and may even end up in deep depression or various other mental health issues.

The Importance of the Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective

Scrum.org

One of the teams I worked with suggested dropping the Sprint Retrospective and the Sprint Review from the sprint and only do them every other sprint. . The team's Scrum Master said that it was. "Ok, Ok, as it is empowering the team to make decisions and have a say in the process.".

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2019 State of Engineering Performance Management Report

More than 100 software leaders were asked how they manage and measure engineering performance. How do the findings stack up to your own experience? The report includes the top engineering challenges and the most used performance metrics.