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Will-low-code-solve-developer-shortages

Will low code solve developer shortages


Thursday, September 1, 2022 by

A 2021 McKinsey survey found that 87% of US companies were seeing a developer shortage or were expecting one within the next few years, and skills and labor shortages are top on the list of CEOs' concerns. With the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicting a 1.2 million shortfall in developers in the next four years it is clear something needs to do. However, in a ti...


Java-developer-skills-you-should-learn

Java developer skills you should learn


Wednesday, August 31, 2022 by

Mark Little, the technical direction, research, and development for Red Hat JBoss Middleware talks about skills Java developers need, how Java stands the test of time, and how to optimize Java development for Kubernetes. Little also covers if there are any gaps in what Java can deliver given the pace of business with containers and microservices, and some tools develope...


Keeping-startups-agile-and-pivoting-with-MVPs

Keeping startups agile and pivoting with MVPs


Wednesday, August 24, 2022 by

With low budgets and little time, startups need to react with speed and agility to launch products. Our product sat (and still sits) in the global online e-learning market, sized at approximately 250 billion US dollars in 2020, with the US contributing to 47% growth. The market was fierce and competitive, especially for new startups entering the market. Minimum viabl...


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4Players appoints new Marketing Director Patty Toledo


Wednesday, August 10, 2022 by

Pioneering technology veterans 4Players has announced the appointment of industry leader Patty Toledo, as its first Marketing Director. Patty brings her considerable skills to 4Players as it prepares to launch new products to support game developers to create metaverse-ready, engaging player experiences, and will drive a marketing strategy to take the much-loved brand i...


Why-app-modernization-projects-fail

Why app modernization projects fail


Wednesday, August 10, 2022 by

Rafalin, the CEO, Chairman, and Co-Founder at vFunction, discusses the data results from the new vFunction survey that analyzed why app modernization projects fail from developers' and architects' points of view. Rafalin also goes over the major trends that you should prioritize when modernizing an application, the key elements of successful modernization a...


Site-reliability-engineering-adoption-and-best-practices

Site reliability engineering adoption and best practices


Friday, June 17, 2022 by

Site reliability engineering (SRE) isn’t a new term or practice. The practice of applying software engineering skills and principles to operations problems and tasks would often happen even before "Site Reliability Engineer" was a defined job title. But organizing a proactive approach to building and maintaining software drives long-term success in ...


Quantum-computing-learning-platform-launches

Quantum computing learning platform launches


Monday, April 18, 2022 by

Q-CTRL announced the release of Black Opal Pro, an upgraded and expanded version of its world-first interactive quantum computing learning platform. Black Opal Pro adds new modules and features to the basic version announced in November 2021, which already has 3,000 registered users. The announcement arrives on World Quantum Day, an international initiative dedi...


Top-metaverse-challenges

Top metaverse challenges


Thursday, April 7, 2022 by

A commissioned study that examines how developers feel about the current state and inevitable evolution of the metaverse from Agora, Inc. has landed. The metaverse is an interactive space that combines real-life social interaction with extended reality (XR) and has been labeled as game-changing by many experts across a wide range of industries. For develope...


NFT-game-Superior-unveiled

NFT game Superior unveiled


Thursday, March 24, 2022 by

Gala Games, the blockchain gaming platform, unveiled its latest game franchise Superior, a roguelite 3rd person shooter where players start out unpowered and outgunned, as they hunt the evil "superheroes" down, steal their powers and take on even tougher challenges. Developed by Drifter who created hit VR games: Robo Recall and Lies Beneath, Superior is l...


Machine-learning-training-sessions-launch

Machine learning training sessions launch


Tuesday, March 1, 2022 by

Squirro is launching a series of live discovery sessions that offer practical Machine Learning (ML) training to non-technical business line employees (known as citizen developers) and business analysts. A new offering from the Squirro Academy, the Digital Discovery Sessions provide instructor-led, practical education on various digital topics. These include learning ...


Developer-shortages-in-2022

Developer shortages in 2022


Tuesday, February 15, 2022 by

The biggest business challenge this year will be recruiting developers with the right skills, according to more than half (53%) of the software developers and IT professionals responding to the new Reveal "Top Software Development Challenges for 2022" survey released by Infragistics. Reveal’s third annual survey examined the pain points, challenges,...


Digital-workspaces-and-workforces-predictions-from-Jitterbit

Digital workspaces and workforces predictions from Jitterbit


Monday, January 10, 2022 by

Manoj Chaudhary, CTO and SVP of Engineering at Jitterbit talks about why digital workspaces and workforces will take a leap forward with more productive and efficient tools than what’s currently available. He also talks about how iPaaS will evolve, why there will be a rise in business technologists, and how hyperautomation will become the norm in 2022. ...


Low-code-trends-in-2022

Low code trends in 2022


Friday, January 7, 2022 by

Venkat Thiruvengadam is among the handful of people who pioneered the public cloud technology more than a decade back. He was an early engineer at Microsoft Azure, the first developer and founding member of Azure’s networking team. He wrote significant parts of the Azure compute and network controller stack where he saw Azure grow from a hundred-odd server to mill...


Mobile-game-developers-are-capturing-female-audiences

Mobile game developers are capturing female audiences


Tuesday, December 7, 2021 by

Browsing social networks can be addictive and can cause feelings of inadequacy and isolation, even depression, say mental health professionals. However, when it comes to mobile gaming, the situation is not so dire. On the contrary, used in moderation, it could help people boost positive well-being, according to various sources. Traditionally considered a domain for m...


Kinetica-as-a-service-is-now-available-on-Azure

Kinetica as a service is now available on Azure


Tuesday, October 26, 2021 by

Kinetica, the database for time and space, is now easily accessible as a service on Microsoft Azure, giving organizations real-time contextual analysis and location intelligence on massive data sets with reduced computing infrastructure and lower costs. Organizations across industries rely on Kinetica's vectorized database to analyze data from sensors and ma...


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2021 Coding Week recap from industry experts


Monday, September 20, 2021 by

National Coding Week takes place during September 13 - September 19 and it is a great time to engage everyone into coding in a fun and easy way. According to an article from National Today, "92 percent of executives believe American workers are not as skilled as they need to be." National Coding Week is a perfect opportunity for improving your coding skills to...


Tech-hiring-surges-in-2021

Tech hiring surges in 2021


Wednesday, August 25, 2021 by

Tech job postings increased 16% in the second quarter of 2021, with locations, occupations, skills, and employers across the country experiencing strong quarter-over-quarter growth, according to the Q2 2021 Tech Job Report from Dice, a DHI Group, Inc. brand (NYSE: DHX).   Nationwide tech hiring surges in the second quarter of 2021 ...


Developer-control-plane-released-from-Ambassador-Labs

Developer control plane released from Ambassador Labs


Monday, August 2, 2021 by

Ambassador Labs, the cloud-native developer experience provider, announced the Ambassador Developer Control Plane 1.0 (DCP), the company’s new managed developer control plane solution that lets developers code, ship, and run apps using Kubernetes faster and easier than ever before. Ambassador DCP provides a new managed cloud UI and integrated toolchains built enti...


SRE-practitioner-certification-announced-by-DevOps-Institute

SRE practitioner certification announced by DevOps Institute


Monday, July 26, 2021 by

DevOps Institute announced its Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) Practitioner certification. This advanced certification helps candidates validate their deeper application of practices, methods, and tools for advancing site reliability engineering practices at their organizations. The SRE Practitioner certification is tailored for anyone focused on large-scale servic...


Automation-Cookbook-introduced-by-Applitools

Automation Cookbook introduced by Applitools


Thursday, April 15, 2021 by

Applitools announced the launch of its “Automation Cookbook,” featuring free bite-sized videos aimed to upskill developers and test engineers of all experience levels. Anyone looking for quick answers to their test automation questions can use recipes to solve everyday challenges and also practice in the Test Kitchen for free. The initiative is led by Angie ...


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App developer's salary in 2021


Monday, March 1, 2021 by

Economic uncertainty from the COVID-19 pandemic brought forth new challenges, drastically altering the needs and expectations of businesses on the IT front. While a tumultuous year for many industries, proprietary data from Hired and Vettery, the largest AI-driven hiring marketplace, found that the tech industry is highly resilient, with continued demand and job growth ...


Tom-Brady-defies-age-using-this-app

Tom Brady defies age using this app


Sunday, February 7, 2021 by

Tom Brady is making a record tenth Super Bowl appearance by upsetting the #1 seeded Green Bay Packers. This past summer when Brady signed with Tampa Bay, many questioned if the future hall of fame quarterback would see as much success in a new city with a new offensive system, coaches, and teammates. If he hasn't already, Brady will have a chance to put those questi...


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Ignite incubator program launched from NEM Ventures


Wednesday, January 27, 2021 by

NEM Ventures has announced the launch of the Ignite virtual incubator program, to provide mentoring and financial support for early-stage blockchain startups. Applications are now open to the first cohort of blockchain projects wishing to gain professional support in preparing for commercialization and fundraising rounds, with support from the NEM ecosystem. Ign...


Continuous-delivery-webinar-with-AWS-marketplace

Continuous delivery webinar with AWS marketplace


Thursday, January 21, 2021 by

Adopting container and microservice-based cloud-native architectures have been proven by many organizations to help meet customers' demands faster and achieve business agility. Continuous delivery webinar with AWS marketplace The DevOps Institute and AWS Marketplace are hosting a live webinar titled “A Guide to Cloud-Native Continuous Delivery” on ...


Javascript-is-timeless-says-Pluralsight

Javascript is timeless says Pluralsight


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

How important is JavaScript today compared to when it first launched? Cory House When JavaScript first launched it was unclear if it would take off. It was written in a few days, and initially only offered in a single browser. Microsoft's first browser shipped with its own flavor of JavaScript called JScript. Today, JavaScript makes the world go 'round. It r...


Why-Low-Code-No-Code-will-become-the-mainstay-in-2021

Why Low Code No Code will become the mainstay in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

2020 has been a year that taught us to let go of old beliefs and embrace change. Traditional businesses that were quick to transform and move online had increased revenues owing to newer business models. Being online and connected, businesses can be run successfully. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the mindset from “plan and act,” to “act and adapt.&rdqu...


Security-concerns-will-be-front-and-center-in-2021

Security concerns will be front and center in 2021


Saturday, January 9, 2021 by

Security concerns, especially when it comes to cloud native applications, will be even more front and center in 2021 than they have been recently, said Linux Foundation SVP & General Manager of Training & Certification Clyde Seepersad. Recent research by The Linux Foundation and Harvard found that open source developers are not prioritizing security issu...


Cloud-native-continuous-delivery-guide

Cloud native continuous delivery guide


Friday, January 8, 2021 by

Adopting container and microservice-based cloud-native architectures have been proven by many organizations to help meet customers' demands faster and achieve business agility. Containerized architectures also require an increase in speed, frequency, and consistency of application deployments. For development and operations teams seeking to transition to cloud-na...


Price-of-cloud-services-predicted-to-drop-in-2021

Price of cloud services predicted to drop in 2021


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

Cloud services will grow at a rate of 40% as companies will drive to replatform in order to be more nimble, cost-effective, and customer-driven. The movement to the cloud will be seen as a “must-have” for every company. Direction and price of cloud services The growth of cloud SaaS offerings will make it easier and cheaper for all companies—large...


Mobile-app-growth-and-revenue-to-remain-strong-in-2021

Mobile app growth and revenue to remain strong in 2021


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

Making predictions for mobile advertising in 2021 is challenging, given how much the industry has changed in 2020 and the uncertainty ahead. Lockdowns and social distancing in 2020 accelerated the rise of digital, allowing many mobile apps to increase downloads and revenue.  Even if the COVID-19 crisis comes to an end in 2021, mobile app growth and rev...


Kubernetes-advantages-and-challenges

Kubernetes advantages and challenges


Tuesday, August 25, 2020 by

In this exclusive Q&A with ADM, Sirish talks about how the pandemic accelerated the progression from cloud-enabled to cloud-native, he explains how 75 percent of global organizations will be running containerized applications in production, plus how Platform9 is the outperforming leader in the hosted Kubernetes space among the giants. ADM: From a developer’...


Advanced-cloud-engineer-bootcamp-available-from-The-Linux-Foundation

Advanced cloud engineer bootcamp available from The Linux Foundation


Thursday, July 23, 2020 by

Building on the popularity of its beginner Cloud Engineer Bootcamp launched last month, The Linux Foundation announced the availability of an Advanced Cloud Engineer Bootcamp program, designed to help experienced IT professionals move into cloud engineering roles in as little as six months. Additionally, the foundation has announced a new training course, LFS243 - Servi...


Your-tech-job-just-laid-you-off.-Now-what

Your tech job just laid you off. Now what


Wednesday, June 10, 2020 by

Between March 11th and May 31st more than 600 startups have let nearly 60,000 employees go, according to Layoffs.fyi. If you’re among those, my sincere condolences. This guide should help you avoid some common pitfalls and help you get back on your feet as quickly as possible. If you’re still employed, now is a good time to get a game-plan together for wh...


-The-true-potential-of-blockchain-as-seen-from-Ethan-Beard

The true potential of blockchain as seen from Ethan Beard


Wednesday, May 13, 2020 by

Ripple offers the most advanced blockchain technology for global payments that reaches a trusted, growing network of 300+ financial institutions across 40+ countries and 
six continents. Ripple’s open-source developer platform for money, Xpring, allows both crypto and non-crypto developers to integrate payments into any mobile application—with a wallet, new ...


Developer-survey-report-from-HackerEarth

Developer survey report from HackerEarth


Monday, May 4, 2020 by

HackerEarth released its first-ever developer survey report titled “Behind the Code: HackerEarth Developer Survey 2020.” The report gives employers and recruiters a look into the minds and motivations of today’s most hard-to-recruit and highly coveted talent and provides developers with insights on upskilling and career development. The survey resul...