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“Chaos Engineering is the discipline of experimenting on a distributed system in order to build confidence in the system’s capability to withstand turbulent conditions in production.” — Principles of Chaos Engineering Netflix, Dropbox, and Twilio are all examples of companies that perf...
We could visit quite a few places. It was a very warm day and one can get quite tired.Rococo style Schönbrunn Palace (UN Heritage Site) and its environs The palace museum is huge and it reflected the opulence of the times. Room after room filled with art objects; huge mirrors; chandeli...
One of the more rewarding parts of my job is working with our team on customer stories. I always feel like a great case study has so much external and internal value, that they should be shared as widely as possible. So, after just a few moments on our site and YouTube channel, I’...
Yesterday, we announced the release of MongoDB Stitch, a backend as a service for MongoDB designed for the modern application development paradigm. As with MongoDB Server, MongoDB Stitch was born to ameliorate the drudgery associated with building applications and replace it with the j...
As data volumes grow, and business agility becomes the differentiator between success and failure, enterprises are increasingly re-evaluating legacy technology choices. In order to meet customer demands for higher performance and to develop the new, data-rich services demanded by the b...
The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) go into effect in a year on May 25 2018 are you ready? What Is GDPR If your initial response is that you are not in Europe and do not need to be concerned about GDPR you might want to step back and review that thought. W...
The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) go into effect in a year on May 25 2018 are you ready? What Is GDPR If your initial response is that you are not in Europe and do not need to be concerned about GDPR you might want to step back and review that thought. W...
The post Plutora Selected as a 2017 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner appeared first on Plutora.
Velocity has transformed over the last couple of years – such as how organizations transformed their way of building, scaling and maintaining the software that powers their business. I remember the early days of Velocity where it was all about Web Performance Optimization, then i...
This year I already ran about ten Angular workshops and made several presentations at various conferences (e.g. DevoxxUS, DevNexus, BuzzJS, JEEConf). Over the last 20 years, I’ve been running workshops on different software but I… More
After months of hard work, we’re thrilled to release the latest version of Prefix, Prefix v3.0. In this new version, we fixed a number of bugs and added a few major enhancements including: A major .NET profiler update Better remote tracing New feature: the ability to disable suggestion...
Nashua, NH – June 20, 2017 – Plexxi, a pioneer of hyperconverged networking (HCN), today announced that Plexxi Co-Founder and VP of Product Management, Mat Mathews, will be a featured speaker at the Nutanix .NEXT Conference on June 28. Mathews, an industry-recognized networking veteran...
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Need a little help convincing your manager to allow you attend SmartBear Connect? No sweat! We have a few key points for you to express during your conversation with your manager when you ask for...
Sometimes it seems that the more things change, the more they remain the same.  Back in the day, when Sun Microsystems was flying-high selling leading-edge, distributed computing solutions, the company’s tagline was, “The Network is the Computer.” To many at the time, this was a foreig...
We’re kicking off the summer with a brand new release of the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform! Version 7.0 delivers a little sunshine to both technical […] The post v7.0 Delivers an Improved DevOps Experience to Diverse Users and Teams appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. Related posts: ...
Alerts. It’s so easy for them to pile up. One moment, you’re looking at a handful of alerts. A few hours — or maybe even minutes — later, you’re looking at a mountain. How do you manage them and keep your responders from being completely... The post Determining Incident Priority appear...
Locker kiosks also called smart lockers are enabling click-and-collect retailers to make inventory more accessible and easier to track. It’s a bigger market than you think and growing. It doesn’t seem that long ago when I first read about the Amazon Locker, it turns out it was six year...
Locker kiosks also called smart lockers are enabling click-and-collect retailers to make inventory more accessible and easier to track. It’s a bigger market than you think and growing. It doesn’t seem that long ago when I first read about the Amazon Locker, it turns out it was six year...
By Cindy Riley It’s a term most would agree has outworn its welcome. “Digital transformation” has been tossed around for quite some time, but the term […]
At MongoDB World, we're bringing together the brightest minds in data. However, we know that not everyone can make it to Chicago, so we're sharing our keynote lineup live online. You can watch the live stream at any time during MongoDB World keynote sessions. Here is our key...
Microsoft and the .NET community have made asynchronous programming very easy with their implementation of async await in C#. The latest versions of ASP.NET heavily utilize it to improve performance. Many performance monitoring and profiling tools struggle to support and visualize the ...
As some of you may know, we were formerly Salesforce Consultants, a product that was “Cloud” from day one. For us, cloud was not something we even thought about, until we pivoted to become a Microsoft Partner in 2011. Suddenly “Cloud” was a new thing? Huh?…...
What’s new is an all-different look and feel and an ever expanding knowledge base of content to help speed your success using AppDynamics products. Over the past several months, we’ve been working hard to redesign the AppDynamics Community based on your feedback. Today, we&...
Solr vs. Elasticsearch. Elasticsearch vs. Solr.  Which one is better? How are they different? Which one should you use? Before we start, check out two useful Cheat Sheets to guide you through both Solr and Elasticsearch and help boost your productivity and […]
There are two sides to the modern call center argument. You’re either lamenting the decline of phone calls as a means of communication or you’re excited that chat and other types of messaging are taking hold. But regardless where you stand in the conversation, there’s one thing both si...
It’s hard to believe it’s been a year already since last year’s XebiaLabs DevOps Leadership Summit! Our 2017 Summit—another sold-out event—will take place tomorrow […] The post XebiaLabs DevOps Leadership Summit 2017 is Tomorrow! appeared first on XebiaLabs Blog. Related posts: ...
I belong to a marginalized group. I won’t bore you with the details. It’s not that I think you’re indifferent, I just know that my story isn’t unique. There are millions with stories like mine. The size of our diverse family is unknown because we... The post Pride in Our Progress...
I’ll never forget the day that I first encountered the Internet. It was 1989 when a friend who worked in aerospace showed it to me — […]
During the recent Dell EMC World in Viva Las Vegas, Dell EMC TV interviewed me about my just-completed research project with the University of San Francisco, where I am an Executive Fellow and teach the School of Management course titled the “Big Data MBA.” Check out the video at the b...
OneAgent General improvements and fixes Early Access Program for Linux PowerPC (Little-endian) hosts running on RedHat and CentOS. The EAP includes deep monitoring of Java, Node.js as well as system, network, plugin metrics and log analytics. Garden injection for new garden-runc 1.2.0 ...
MongoDB received an overwhelming number of nominations for the fourth annual MongoDB Innovation Awards, recognizing companies who are using MongoDB to dream big and deliver incredibly bold, innovative solutions for their business and industry. We are thrilled to announce our 13 winners...
Even though Finland-based Nokia unloaded its mobile handset business on Microsoft in 2014, it remains the second-largest mobile equipment manufacturer in the world after Sweden-based Ericsson. […]
What’s this week about? Ready for another week of Cloud Month on DevCentral? Suzanne, Hitesh, Greg, Marty and Lori are ready! Last week we looked at services, security, automation, migration, Ansible and other areas to focus on once you get your cloud running. We also had a cool Lightb...
We deal with procurement departments everyday. It's a fact of modern day corporate life. But this week, I've had to respond to so many RFPs asking for "blue disco balls," (my metaphoric name for a specific kind of middle management error that most vendors, suppliers and even solutions ...
Last Thursday (June 15, 2017), Amazon decided to acquire Whole Foods for a whopping $13.7B ($42 per share, a 27% premium to its closing price). On Friday, stock prices of Walmart, Target, and Costco took a hit downwards, while Amazon … Continue reading →
We visited the picturesque town of Szentendre on the bank of Danube in Hungary not too far from Budapest. It is easy to reach there by bus. It is truly picturesque as you see in the pictures and if you are into painting you may like to visit. It has a beautiful church and there are res...
It was a huge week in digital performance last week. In what I hope is the first of a weekly series (depending on your feedback), here’s the lowdown. Dynatrace is the first monitoring solution to provide full stack insight into Cloud Foundry We are thrilled to announce that Dynat...
As organizations streamline their datacenter operations and move to consolidate their IT assets, they need the agility to quickly deploy and scale their infrastructure. This week, we were excited to announce new versions of Plexxi’s switches, and Control and Connect products (complete ...
Every application has specific functions that are mission critical. Including things like a customer’s ability to purchase something on your website or a REST API that handles thousands of requests per minute. Identifying and closely monitoring these key website transactions is a...