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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How User Acceptance Testing Can Save You Time and Money

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

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 Encourage Your Team When Results are Disappointing

Let's Grow Leaders

How do you encourage your team while building a recovery plan? 6 Ways to Encourage Your Team When Results Are Disappointing It’s easy to lead when […]. The post How to Encourage Your Team When Results are Disappointing appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

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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How to Design Strong Experiments

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

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 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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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 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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Rapid Experimentation at Every Stage of Product Development

Speaker: Tanya Koshy, VP of Product, UserTesting

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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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 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.

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.

The Science of High-Impact Experimentation

Speaker: Holly Hester-Reilly, Founder and Product Management Coach, H2R Product Science

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.

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How to Fully Maximise the OKR Benefits for Your Company

Luis Goncalves

The best thing about it is you don’t have to be in a specific industry for your company to reap these OKR benefits. The short cycles allow for faster adjustments and enable your company to adapt to change. Imagine how it will put everyone in your company in sync?

How to Answer the Question You Can’t Answer

Let's Grow Leaders

Has this ever happened to you? The post How to Answer the Question You Can’t Answer appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Communication Winning Well answering tough questions communication how to answer the question you can't answerYou prepare carefully for a meeting with your team or your boss. You think you’ve covered all your bases. And then here it comes, the question you can’t answer.

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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Get Better User Insights With Wasteless Validation

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Product Management Coach and Consultant

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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How To Get Their Attention

Let's Grow Leaders

But I just called to say “thank you” You really made me think. I try to listen the way you describe here, and sometimes I do that quite well, but I know I fall short when other priorities get in the way. Thanks for the reminder to do this better.

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How to Write C Program in Ubuntu/ Linux

I'm Programmer

In this article, we learn how to write c program in Ubuntu, how to install c language on Ubuntu and how to run a C program in Ubuntu/Linux. HOW TO WRITE C PROGRAM IN UBUNTU. Now, we will learn how to write C programs in Ubuntu / Linux.

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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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Design Hacks for Non-Designers: Ask Expert Laura Klein

Speaker: Laura Klein, Principal at Users Know and Author of UX for Lean Startups

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 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

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 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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Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

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.

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 Measure Your Organisation Agility

Scrum.org

I want to share with you my recent experience and discussion with a senior manager who needs advise on how to measure his organisation agility. Many organisation wants to be agile and gain competitiveness in the market. Hello awesome people.

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How To Lead With Guts (and Have Their Backs)

Let's Grow Leaders

More than anything, your team wants to know you have their backs. They want to know they matter–to you–not just to the company. They want to believe you’d walk through fire for them and to take the proverbial bullet coming from above.

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Leverage Your Organization for Best Product Decisions

Speaker: Rene Kolga, Senior Director of Product and Marketing, Nyotron