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  • Instancio: Test Data Generator for Java (Part 2)
    by Arman Sharif on 21/05/2022 at 13:47

    In part 1, we introduced Instancio and how it can be used to automate data setup in unit tests. To recap, Instancio is a library that automates data setup in unit tests, with the goal of reducing manual data setup. More specifically, it accepts a class (or a "type token") as an argument and returns […]

  • 4 Things Developers Should Know About Recruiting Neurodiverse People
    by Dan Lines on 20/05/2022 at 23:30

    We want to make the Dev Interrupted podcast a vital, enjoyable part of your week. Please take 2 minutes and answer our new Listener Survey. It lets us know a bit about you, what you want from Dev Interrupted and what you want from podcasts in general! This article was written exclusively for Dev […]

  • June 1-3 Open Source RT-Thread IoT OS Global Tech Conference
    by Nath Abby on 20/05/2022 at 14:09

    The 2021 RT-Thread IoT OS Tech Conference has 1500+ developers registered for the conference, over 20 topics were shared, featured on the open-source RT-Thread OS projects and the new development RT-Smart Micro-Kernel OS, RISC-V ecosystems and associated manufacturers introduced, STM32 ecosystems, […]

  • Programmer- or Product Developer? Why The Difference Matters!
    by Barry Overeem on 20/05/2022 at 14:01

    Some time ago, we hosted an experience interview with Bas Vodde. Together with Craig Larman, Bas developed Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS). A framework for scaling Scrum to medium to large products while staying true to the original Scrum principles. During this meetup, Bas answered a wide variety of […]

  • Debugging Java Collections Framework Issues in Production
    by Shai Almog on 20/05/2022 at 13:29

    The Java Collections Framework was a huge leap forward when it was introduced as part of Java 2 (JDK 1.2). Thanks to the included collection classes we finally moved beyond the limits of Vector and Hashtable to more mature and generic solutions. With the introduction of Streams and functional […]

  • Comment se constituer un réseau : 17 conseils pour les timides
    on 20/05/2022 at 11:00

    Réseautage pour timides : 17 moyens pour réussir En affaires, le réseautage est la clé du succès. Il vous permet de trouver des emplois, recruter des talents et identifier clients et investisseurs potentiels. Mais se créer un cercle social est une rude épreuve pour les timides – […]

  • Comment se constituer un réseau : 17 conseils pour les timides
    on 20/05/2022 at 11:00

    Réseautage pour timides : 17 moyens pour réussir En affaires, le réseautage est la clé du succès. Il vous permet de trouver des emplois, recruter des talents et identifier clients et investisseurs potentiels. Mais se créer un cercle social est une rude épreuve pour les timides – […]

  • Comment se constituer un réseau : 17 conseils pour les timides
    on 20/05/2022 at 11:00

    Réseautage pour timides : 17 moyens pour réussir En affaires, le réseautage est la clé du succès. Il vous permet de trouver des emplois, recruter des talents et identifier clients et investisseurs potentiels. Mais se créer un cercle social est une rude épreuve pour les timides – […]

  • Understand the trade-offs with reactive and proactive cloudops
    by David Linthicum on 20/05/2022 at 10:00

    It’s a no-brainer. Proactive ops systems can figure out issues before they become disruptive and can make corrections without human intervention.For instance, an ops observability tool, such as an AIops tool, sees that a storage system is producing intermittent I/O errors, which means that the […]

  • What is JPA? Introduction to the Jakarta Persistence API
    by Matthew Tyson on 20/05/2022 at 10:00

    As a specification, the Jakarta Persistence API (formerly Java Persistence API) is concerned with persistence, which loosely means any mechanism by which Java objects outlive the application process that created them. Not all Java objects need to be persisted, but most applications persist key […]

  • Why full-stack observability is critical for 2022
    on 20/05/2022 at 09:28

    Technologists in every industry recognise the critical need to deliver exceptional digital experiences to meet ever-rising customer expectations. Increasingly complex and fragmented IT estates – accentuated by the dramatic growth of cloud computing – mean IT teams can’t afford any slip-ups. […]

  • Why full-stack observability is critical for 2022
    on 20/05/2022 at 09:28

    Technologists in every industry recognise the critical need to deliver exceptional digital experiences to meet ever-rising customer expectations. Increasingly complex and fragmented IT estates – accentuated by the dramatic growth of cloud computing – mean IT teams can’t afford any slip-ups. […]

  • Why full-stack observability is critical for 2022
    on 20/05/2022 at 09:28

    Technologists in every industry recognise the critical need to deliver exceptional digital experiences to meet ever-rising customer expectations. Increasingly complex and fragmented IT estates – accentuated by the dramatic growth of cloud computing – mean IT teams can’t afford any slip-ups. […]

  • Top 10 AI graduate degree programs
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a fast-growing and evolving field, and data scientists with AI skills are in high demand. The field requires broad training involving principles of computer science, cognitive psychology, and engineering. If you want to grow your data scientist career and capitalize […]

  • National Grid’s energy transformation is fueled by IT
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Some might wonder why a high-level tech exec would quit and go work for a utility. That’s what some people asked of Adriana “Andi” Karaboutis, the former CIO of Dell who left the computer giant and was named National Grid’s global chief information and digital officer in 2017. Her […]

  • National Grid’s energy transformation is fueled by IT
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Some might wonder why a high-level tech exec would quit and go work for a utility. That’s what some people asked of Adriana “Andi” Karaboutis, the former CIO of Dell who left the computer giant and was named National Grid’s global chief information and digital officer in 2017. Her […]

  • National Grid’s energy transformation is fueled by IT
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Some might wonder why a high-level tech exec would quit and go work for a utility. That’s what some people asked of Adriana “Andi” Karaboutis, the former CIO of Dell who left the computer giant and was named National Grid’s global chief information and digital officer in 2017. Her […]

  • Top 10 AI graduate degree programs
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a fast-growing and evolving field, and data scientists with AI skills are in high demand. The field requires broad training involving principles of computer science, cognitive psychology, and engineering. If you want to grow your data scientist career and capitalize […]

  • Top 10 AI graduate degree programs
    on 20/05/2022 at 06:00

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a fast-growing and evolving field, and data scientists with AI skills are in high demand. The field requires broad training involving principles of computer science, cognitive psychology, and engineering. If you want to grow your data scientist career and capitalize […]

  • Pets at Home’s CIO unleashes IT on customer experience
    on 20/05/2022 at 05:00

    At a time when other IT leaders have been forced to scale back investments, shuffle projects, and make do with limited resources, Pets at Home’s CIO William Hewish, finds himself mid-transformation, hiring in IT teams, and investing in technology more than ever before. Booming pet sales, a […]

  • Pets at Home’s CIO unleashes IT on customer experience
    on 20/05/2022 at 05:00

    At a time when other IT leaders have been forced to scale back investments, shuffle projects, and make do with limited resources, Pets at Home’s CIO William Hewish, finds himself mid-transformation, hiring in IT teams, and investing in technology more than ever before. Booming pet sales, a […]

  • Pets at Home’s CIO unleashes IT on customer experience
    on 20/05/2022 at 05:00

    At a time when other IT leaders have been forced to scale back investments, shuffle projects, and make do with limited resources, Pets at Home’s CIO William Hewish, finds himself mid-transformation, hiring in IT teams, and investing in technology more than ever before. Booming pet sales, a […]

  • What’s new in Rust 1.61
    by Paul Krill, Serdar Yegulalp on 20/05/2022 at 01:55

    The unique approach of the Rust programming language results in better code with fewer compromises than C, C++, Go, and the other languages you probably use. It also gets updated regularly, often every month.Where to download the latest Rust version If you already have a previous version of Rust […]

  • How can your Sprint Backlog support self-management 🚀 - Back to the foundations of the Scrum framework (51)
    by Steven Deneir on 19/05/2022 at 22:00

    We started this Scrum foundation series explaining we see four underlying concepts of the Scrum framework. In the past series of blog posts we covered the three pillars of Empiricism, and we covered the Scrum Values. Now that we understand that we need trust, which is built up by living the Scrum […]

  • Determining the right multi-cloud approach for your applications
    on 19/05/2022 at 21:29

    No two companies are alike, neither are their approaches to IT transformation with multi-cloud and application modernization at the center. Multi-cloud goes beyond cloud infrastructure to include applications and cross-cloud services, but that can quickly produce additional complexity and siloed […]

  • Determining the right multi-cloud approach for your applications
    on 19/05/2022 at 21:29

    No two companies are alike, neither are their approaches to IT transformation with multi-cloud and application modernization at the center. Multi-cloud goes beyond cloud infrastructure to include applications and cross-cloud services, but that can quickly produce additional complexity and siloed […]

  • Determining the right multi-cloud approach for your applications
    on 19/05/2022 at 21:29

    No two companies are alike, neither are their approaches to IT transformation with multi-cloud and application modernization at the center. Multi-cloud goes beyond cloud infrastructure to include applications and cross-cloud services, but that can quickly produce additional complexity and siloed […]

  • Retrospectives: Making Action Items that are cats
    by Chuck Suscheck-PST on 19/05/2022 at 20:44

    One of the primary purposes of a retrospective is to create action items, but it’s not uncommon to come up with action items that aren’t actionable.  They’re aspirational.  Aspirational items might never be addressed, and it might not be possible to know when they are addressed.  […]

  • Which JVM Version Is the Fastest?
    by Per-Åke Minborg on 19/05/2022 at 19:55

    Benchmarks This article will use open-source Chronicle Queue to exchange 256-byte messages between two threads whereby all messages are also stored in shared memory (/dev/shm is used to minimize the impact of the disk subsystem).  Chronicle Queue is a persisted low-latency Java messaging framework […]

  • Only engaged service teams can deliver next-level customer loyalty in an era of uncertainty
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:36

    Customers are increasingly demonstrating that they will not settle for subpar experiences. On the other hand, brands that deliver excellent customer service build trust, according to new research. And 80% of customers who experience great support will recommend the company to others. It’s not […]

  • Only engaged service teams can deliver next-level customer loyalty in an era of uncertainty
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:36

    Customers are increasingly demonstrating that they will not settle for subpar experiences. On the other hand, brands that deliver excellent customer service build trust, according to new research. And 80% of customers who experience great support will recommend the company to others. It’s not […]

  • Only engaged service teams can deliver next-level customer loyalty in an era of uncertainty
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:36

    Customers are increasingly demonstrating that they will not settle for subpar experiences. On the other hand, brands that deliver excellent customer service build trust, according to new research. And 80% of customers who experience great support will recommend the company to others. It’s not […]

  • Seven Signs That Your Consumers are Ready for Passwordless Authentication
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:18

    Customer demand for passwordless authentication has grown exponentially since smartphones first began offering built-in biometric readers. While we all crave a less complicated login experience, the average consumer has been clamoring for it for more than five years. In fact, Mastercard sponsored […]

  • Seven Signs That Your Consumers are Ready for Passwordless Authentication
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:18

    Customer demand for passwordless authentication has grown exponentially since smartphones first began offering built-in biometric readers. While we all crave a less complicated login experience, the average consumer has been clamoring for it for more than five years. In fact, Mastercard sponsored […]

  • Seven Signs That Your Consumers are Ready for Passwordless Authentication
    on 19/05/2022 at 19:18

    Customer demand for passwordless authentication has grown exponentially since smartphones first began offering built-in biometric readers. While we all crave a less complicated login experience, the average consumer has been clamoring for it for more than five years. In fact, Mastercard sponsored […]

  • C-Suite Must Mitigate Siloes to Mitigate Security Risks
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:27

    As organizations grow, functions that started as one person’s job get split across multiple organizational units and multiple executives, often without thoughtful planning. Specialization enables experts to dig deep into each job but creates several problems: A lack of a single accountable […]

  • C-Suite Must Mitigate Siloes to Mitigate Security Risks
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:27

    As organizations grow, functions that started as one person’s job get split across multiple organizational units and multiple executives, often without thoughtful planning. Specialization enables experts to dig deep into each job but creates several problems: A lack of a single accountable […]

  • C-Suite Must Mitigate Siloes to Mitigate Security Risks
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:27

    As organizations grow, functions that started as one person’s job get split across multiple organizational units and multiple executives, often without thoughtful planning. Specialization enables experts to dig deep into each job but creates several problems: A lack of a single accountable […]

  • Despite Advancements in Technology, the Mainframe Remains a Priority
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:04

    By Milan Shetti, CEO Rocket Software Technologists and industry pundits love to declare technologies “dead.” One of those technologies is the mainframe which, for so long, has been the backbone of enterprise businesses. So, how about it: is the mainframe dead? Rocket Software set out […]

  • Despite Advancements in Technology, the Mainframe Remains a Priority
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:04

    By Milan Shetti, CEO Rocket Software Technologists and industry pundits love to declare technologies “dead.” One of those technologies is the mainframe which, for so long, has been the backbone of enterprise businesses. So, how about it: is the mainframe dead? Rocket Software set out […]

  • Despite Advancements in Technology, the Mainframe Remains a Priority
    on 19/05/2022 at 18:04

    By Milan Shetti, CEO Rocket Software Technologists and industry pundits love to declare technologies “dead.” One of those technologies is the mainframe which, for so long, has been the backbone of enterprise businesses. So, how about it: is the mainframe dead? Rocket Software set out […]

  • Securing Containers With Seccomp
    by C.J. May on 19/05/2022 at 17:29

    This blog post is the second half of my research on making it easier to create Seccomp-BPF filters and secure your containers with them. If you haven’t read the first half of this blog post yet, I recommend doing so before continuing here. For returning readers, I’ll briefly refresh you on my […]

  • Agile versus Scrum: What's the difference?
    on 19/05/2022 at 16:41
  • CIO Leadership Live with Axel Winter of Siam Piwat
    on 19/05/2022 at 15:04

    Axel Winter, Chief Digital Officer of Siam Piwat, joins James Henderson for CIO Leadership Live in ASEAN, produced by CIO.com and Foundry. Axel explains the importance of culture in driving company-wide transformation and offers an unfiltered take on why the enterprise struggles to replicate highly […]

  • CIO Leadership Live with Axel Winter of Siam Piwat
    on 19/05/2022 at 15:04

    Axel Winter, Chief Digital Officer of Siam Piwat, joins James Henderson for CIO Leadership Live in ASEAN, produced by CIO.com and Foundry. Axel explains the importance of culture in driving company-wide transformation and offers an unfiltered take on why the enterprise struggles to replicate highly […]

  • CIO Leadership Live with Axel Winter of Siam Piwat
    on 19/05/2022 at 15:04

    Axel Winter, Chief Digital Officer of Siam Piwat, joins James Henderson for CIO Leadership Live in ASEAN, produced by CIO.com and Foundry. Axel explains the importance of culture in driving company-wide transformation and offers an unfiltered take on why the enterprise struggles to replicate highly […]

  • Developing Data Security Practices Before, During, and After Cloud Migrations
    on 19/05/2022 at 14:09

    You contracted a builder to construct a new house on land you acquired, and he says it’s ready for you to pack up your stuff and move in. Upon inspection, you realize that the doors have a single deadbolt lock, windows on the first floor are easy to remove, and they haven’t installed the video […]

  • Developing Data Security Practices Before, During, and After Cloud Migrations
    on 19/05/2022 at 14:09

    You contracted a builder to construct a new house on land you acquired, and he says it’s ready for you to pack up your stuff and move in. Upon inspection, you realize that the doors have a single deadbolt lock, windows on the first floor are easy to remove, and they haven’t installed the video […]

  • Developing Data Security Practices Before, During, and After Cloud Migrations
    on 19/05/2022 at 14:09

    You contracted a builder to construct a new house on land you acquired, and he says it’s ready for you to pack up your stuff and move in. Upon inspection, you realize that the doors have a single deadbolt lock, windows on the first floor are easy to remove, and they haven’t installed the video […]

  • Sitting down with Rob Akershoek (DevOps / IT4IT Architect) after the recent Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Summit
    by The Open Group Blog on 19/05/2022 at 13:00

    By Ash Patel - Marketing Specialist, The Open Group. After the recent Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Summit (Hybrid Event), we reached out to Rob Akershoek (DevOps / IT4IT Architect) to tell us more about what he does, advice he may have for those interested in a career involving IT […]

  • The Power of the Sprint Retrospective
    by Mary Iqbal on 19/05/2022 at 12:09

    Every event in Scrum revolves around the Sprint, which is the heartbeat of Scrum. Each event is important.  The Sprint Planning event sets the goal and plan for the Sprint, and the Daily Scrum increases the likelihood of delivering a done increment. The Sprint Review is an opportunity to inspect […]

  • OpenFeature feature flag project applies for CNCF sandbox project status
    by Scott Carey on 19/05/2022 at 12:00

    A consortium led by Dynatrace has submitted OpenFeature to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) for consideration as a sandbox project.The observability software specialist is developing the open source feature flag standard in partnership with LaunchDarkly, GitLab, Split, Flagsmith, […]

  • 5 hidden costs of working with alt data
    on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    Alternative data sources are now embedded in the business processes of enterprises across a range of sectors. According to a 2022 survey by law firm Lowenstein Sandler, 92% of investment organizations, from hedge funds and private equity to venture capital, are using alt data to a moderate or […]

  • 10 top enterprise service management systems—and how to choose
    on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    What is enterprise service management? Enterprise service management (ESM) is the practice of applying IT service management (ITSM) principles and capabilities to improve service delivery in non-IT parts of an organizations, including human resources, legal, marketing, facilities, and sales. ESM […]

  • 5 hidden costs of working with alt data
    on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    Alternative data sources are now embedded in the business processes of enterprises across a range of sectors. According to a 2022 survey by law firm Lowenstein Sandler, 92% of investment organizations, from hedge funds and private equity to venture capital, are using alt data to a moderate or […]

  • Java concurrency could be about to get easier
    by Paul Krill on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    Multithreaded programming could be about to get easier for Java developers under a plan currently incubating in the OpenJDK community.The structured concurrency proposal would introduce a library that treats multiple tasks running in different threads as a single unit of work. The new library would […]

  • 10 top enterprise service management systems—and how to choose
    on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    What is enterprise service management? Enterprise service management (ESM) is the practice of applying IT service management (ITSM) principles and capabilities to improve service delivery in non-IT parts of an organizations, including human resources, legal, marketing, facilities, and sales. ESM […]

  • Developer survey: JavaScript and Python reign, but Rust is rising
    by Paul Krill on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    When it comes to developer preference, JavaScript and Python have maintained their staying power while Rust usage is rising, according to a recent worldwide survey of developers.A May 4 report entitled, "State of the Developer Nation, 22nd Edition," from analyst firm SlashData, featured data from a […]

  • The quantum menace: Quantum computing and cryptography
    by Matthew Tyson on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    Quantum computing continues to inhabit the nebulous space between practical application and theoretical speculation, but it is edging closer toward real-world use. One of the more interesting use cases for quantum computers is modern internet cryptography.Quantum computing and qubits Quantum […]

  • 5 hidden costs of working with alt data
    on 19/05/2022 at 10:00

    Alternative data sources are now embedded in the business processes of enterprises across a range of sectors. According to a 2022 survey by law firm Lowenstein Sandler, 92% of investment organizations, from hedge funds and private equity to venture capital, are using alt data to a moderate or […]