Can’t-miss sessions for AWS Summit Chicago

Stackery

AWS Summit Chicago on the horizon, and while there’s no explicit serverless track, there are some amazing sessions to check out. Here are my top choices for the serverless sessions and a workshop you won’t want to miss: Workshop for Serverless Computing with AWS + Stackery + Epsagon.

How to stop calendar spam

The Parallax

Calendar services from Google, Microsoft, and Apple are susceptible by default to having appointments placed on them without user permission, says security expert Bryan Seely. Calendar spam is trying to trick you to click on something stupid.

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How to wipe location data from mapping apps

The Parallax

As somebody who repeatedly got lost along the winding, poorly sign-posted alleys of Tokyo while living there before smartphones existed, I found great relief in having Google Maps on hand during a trip back to Japan in February. They use nearby Wi-Fi networks to help improve the GPS accuracy.

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How to check whether a link is safe

The Parallax

Certainly, it’s not hard to imagine a feeling of dread in the aftermath of the 2016 U.S. Primer: How to dodge a spear-phishing attack. How to avoid phishing scams. How YubiKey could double-lock your online accounts.

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Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

How to use your Android as a 2FA key

The Parallax

Google just made it much, much easier for Android device owners to protect themselves with one of the safest extra security layers available to consumers. Opinion: To stay safer on Android, stick with Google Play. How to FBI-proof your Android. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google

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How to improve candidate experience using developer assessments

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

David Heinemeier, the creator of Ruby on Rails tweeted: Several organizations still use whiteboard interviews as a standard process to hire developers. . In a whiteboard interview, developers are given a problem statement for which they have to provide the solution on a whiteboard.

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How to Learn Python

Coding Dojo

The post How to Learn Python appeared first on Coding Dojo Blog. Python has come a long way since Guido van Rossum created and launched it. For 30 years, it has done … Read more >>.

How To Handle Non Functional Requirements (NFRs)

Scrum.org

When working with teams new to Scrum, one of the questions I usually ask is "What are your plans to describe non functional requirements (NFRs)?". How should those types of items be described? Should NFRs be added to the Product Backlog?

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Static vs Dynamic Code Analysis: How to Choose Between Them

OverOps

What’s the difference between static and dynamic code analysis, and how do you know which to use? Let’s start with a sporting analogy to help illustrate the difference between these two methodologies. After a few swings, you know exactly where the ball is going to be every time.

How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

How to address Apple’s severe High Sierra ‘root’ flaw

The Parallax

An Apple vulnerability that allowed anybody to access a Mac running the latest version of its operating system became widely known on Tuesday. As it released a security patch on Wednesday, Apple recommended that all Mac users install the update to close the vulnerability. “We

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Continuous Reliability: How to Move Fast and NOT Break Things

OverOps

To drive innovation, we’re seeing the emergence of CI/CD practices and the rise of automation. To maintain reliable software, DevOps practices and Site Reliability Engineering are being adopted to ensure the stability of software in fast-paced dev cycles.

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How to Overcome Resistance to DevOps Implementation

DevOps.com

The number of businesses adopting DevOps to make software releases happen faster without compromising on software quality continues to grow. Within the next five years, the DevOps market is expected to reach almost $13 billion.

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How to Throw an Exception

DevOps.com

The post How to Throw an Exception appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

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Production Excellence: Practical Lessons from Site Reliability Engineering

Speaker: Liz Fong-Jones, Principal Developer Advocate, Honeycomb.io

How to break a Monolith into Microservices

Martin Fowler

As monolithic systems become too large to deal with, many enterprises are drawn to breaking them down into the microservices architectural style.

How to Make Your AWS CloudWatch Data Work for You to Reduce Costs

ParkMyCloud

Whether you are aware of it or not, if you use AWS, your data is being collected in CloudWatch, on more metrics than you probably know what to do with. With a small amount of effort, however, you can make this data work for you to reduce costs, automatically. Hope to see you there!

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How to Improve DevOps Visibility

DevOps.com

With a high amount of project turnover, visibility into key operational data is easy to mismanage and can lead to simple mistakes, lack of optimization and organizational misalignment. The post How to Improve DevOps Visibility appeared first on DevOps.com.

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How to Distribute your R code with sparklyr and Cloudera Data Science Workbench

Cloudera Engineering

sparklyr is a great opportunity for R users to leverage the distributed computation power of Apache Spark without a lot of additional learning. The post How to Distribute your R code with sparklyr and Cloudera Data Science Workbench appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS. Practical Frameworks to Monetize Embedded Analytics Table of Contents Embedding Analytics to Lift Value and Revenue. 1 Customize to Monetize: The Strategic Way to Create Tiered Offerings. According to the.

How to stop calendar spam

The Parallax

Calendar services from Google, Microsoft, and Apple are susceptible by default to having appointments placed on them without user permission, says security expert Bryan Seely. Calendar spam is trying to trick you to click on something stupid. How to check whether a link is safe.

How to Overcome Monitoring Challenges with Kubernetes

OverOps

As more and more companies pivot to providing software as a service, end users have come to expect that ‘service’ to always be available, fast, responsive, error-free, and to be continuously updated with new features.

How to Become the Best __

Let's Grow Leaders

But I am determined to learn the Tocatta part of Tocatta and Fugue in D minor down for Saturday for a tour group I am playing for.” ” The rush of comments seemed to entirely miss the point. “you worry to much.” 4 Vital Factors to Becoming the Best _.

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How to Modernize Mainframe Applications

DevOps.com

It’s easy to understand the current disillusionment around the term “digital transformation,” as it has been thrown around vaguely as the ultimate answer to business innovation without much recognition of the nuances of technological change.

A Simple Framework for Complex User Goals

Speaker: Hannah Stegen, Customer Service Manager, Crescendo

How to Implement a Successful DevOps Strategy at Your Organization

OverOps

DevOps and SRE are the latest trends in the software world, but do you know how to implement the most successful strategy for your needs? In today’s world, it seems that almost every company is shifting to a software-driven mentality.

How to Lead in a Caustic Culture

Let's Grow Leaders

To lead in a caustic culture, focus on your influence It’s a question we hear after every keynote we deliver: “I want to build a Courageous Culture, but I don’t know if it will work at my company. The post How to Lead in a Caustic Culture appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

How to Inspire Behavior Change

Let's Grow Leaders

You don’t want to say “You need to change this behavior or else,” but the truth is–there will be consequences. Use the INSPIRE method to have a short, to the point, specific conversation about what must change. You may need to be more direct.

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How to hire a data scientist

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

But how do you hire a data scientist who fits the bill? According to Firstround.com , in a competitive field like data science, strong candidates often receive 3 or more offers, so success rates of hiring are commonly below 50%. Data mining : This refers to handling and cleaning data.

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Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

How to Motivate Yourself

Let's Grow Leaders

“What else would you like to cover?” How do we motivate ourselves to feel like that?” I do know one thing, you can’t give someone 5 steps to figuring it out. From Motivation Theory to Real Life. 5 Ways to Motivate Yourself.

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How to Manage Managing Multicloud

The New Stack

As the enterprise IT world speeds towards a multicloud future, much of the industry dialogue has shifted toward the technology needed to tap into the potential that multicloud offers. From Devices and Commands to Intent and Workflows. The goal is no longer to avoid failure.

How to Foster Motivation and Purpose Through Agility

Scrum.org

“We want to be more agile in our delivery.” “We We need to build up our teams.” “How How can we do Scrum well?” If we want to have great organizations, we need to have thriving teams. In order to have thriving teams, we need to have motivated individuals.

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How to secure ‘Internet exposed’ Apache Hadoop

Cloudera Engineering

The post How to secure ‘Internet exposed’ Apache Hadoop appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Hadoop How-to Platform Security & Cybersecurity firewall kerberos perimeter security tls

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

to Competitors.10 Leaders get to the top by looking past. day-to-day panics and thinking long term. to constantly fall behind the fire drill du jour. to languish until something—an unhappy customer, plummeting revenue, a spike in customer churn— demands change.

Ideas on How to Improve Your Product Backlog Management Techniques

Scrum.org

TL; DR: Ideas on How to Improve Your Product Backlog Management Techniques. Scrum is a simple, yet sufficient framework to build emerging products, provided you identify in advance what is worth building. The Product Backlog According to the Scrum Guide.

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