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By Bob GourleyWe produced this list as an aid to the enterprise CTO seeking information on the most capable mission-enabling infrastructure technologies. This is a companion piece to our list of the top analytical technologists on our Analyst One website. Our methodologies are at the b...
Learn how to set up Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for your node.js Application from GitHub to Heroku.
Learn how to set up Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for node.js apps from GitHub to Nodejitsu in less than 5 minutes. We are proud to announce a new member in our Codeship deployments family: Nodejitsu! Recently we experienced increasing interest in node.js deploymen...
By Bob GourleyOne of my favorite events of the year is Hadoop World. It is, as the name suggests, about Hadoop and the mission supporting applications a Hadoop-based framework can support. It is an event packed full of content on serious Hadoop related topics like Impala, Sentry, Cloud...
I’ve been blogging quite a bit at DDN these days, which doesn’t leave me with a lot of time to write here, so I thought I’d syndicate a few of my WOS articles here at Clouds & Beer: When Albert Einstein attended the Hollywood premier of the movie, City Lights, the crowds cheered him...
Maven archetypes are a great way to create templates for standardized projects. The advantage of creating a maven archetype is that it can easily integrate with any IDE that supports maven compilation such as Eclipse. In SMART we provide maven archetypes to get started on developing SM...
By Bob GourleyThe term “In-Memory Computing” is in growing use among federal technologists. The term refers to the ability to store and process data directly in the main Random Access Memory (RAM) of a computer vice storing the data off into slow devices like hard disks. By...
Finland's leading magazine publisher uses Intershop for consistency and efficiency across its comic and book club webshopsCost-effective solution enables new webshops to be launched in response to market demandsIntershop supports the Publisher's magazine subscription shop and customer ...
This book is exactly what the sub-title "A Practical Guide to Agile Requirements Discovery" says it is. The book is a very detailed breakdown of the steps that should be taken by Scrum teams that want to succeed.I have listed the chapters below to give you an overview of the topics the...
If you have a slow test suite and you are asking yourself "how can I make my tests faster?" then you are asking the wrong question. Most chances are that you have bigger problems than just slow tests. The test slowness is merely the symptom; what you should really address is the cause....
By Bob GourleyIf you are going to be in DC 7 Nov and are a technologist that fields solutions into federal agencies here is a great opportunity to dive into the in-memory capabilities of Enterprise Ehcache. This two hour workshop is a great way to accelerate your own technical understa...
By Bob GourleyFederal Computer Weekly, Government Computing News and SoftwareAG have crafted an event I believe every enterprise technologist in government should be tracking. It is the 21 November 2013 Efficient IT Modernization Strategies Summit, which will be held at the Grand Hyatt...
DataStax Startup Programme lets startups deploy DataStax Enterprise (DSE) applications for free; gives small companies the tools they need to grow their business quicklyFree online training courses teach users how to develop and administer big data applications with Apache CassandraNew...
My top security stories of the week, as part of my work to curate the Dice Security Talent Community portal page: Big Data Detectives Why WordPress Updates Matter Bitdrop app beats NSA surveillance with anonymous encrypted file transfers Experts recommend … Continue reading ͛...
We recently ran into the “java.lang.OutOfMemory: PermGen space” issue. The experience has been a real eye opener.  In SMART we use Classloader isolation to isolate multiple tenants. We started testing it in beta a few weeks back and found that every 2 days our server w...
Wednesday 16 October, 2013 Foundation of next-generation Open Source Big Data Cloud computing platform runs multiple applications simultaneously to enable users to quickly and efficiently leverage data in multiple ways at supercomputing speed. Forest Hill, MD –16 October 2013...
Enterprise Java Beans (EJB) specification includes remote client and local client views. In some cases, your Java application may need to have session and entity beans with local home and component interfaces and in other cases with remote ones. Let’s clarify which interface to c...
Instant API Management with Intel and Amazon Did you know you can get started with Intel Expressway API Manager on AWS Marketplace today with only a few clicks? You can have instant API Management and enhanced EC2 security for applications and services exposed from public or hybrid clo...
Developers need to be able to run tests quickly or they will stop running them. Slow test suites are often partially caused by slow startup times. Once you've eliminated this problem, you might want to take a look at individual tests. Note that test suites stress your code in a tot...
#SDN #OpenFlow  John G (that's what we call him here on the inside) answers some burning questions about F5 and SDN before jetting off to SDN & OpenFlow World Congress.... We get a lot of questions about not just F5 and what we're doing with SDN these days, but also about Lin...
It’s time to update you with the latest data on the cloud software stacks’ distribution for September 2013. You’ll see the overall percentages for databases, Java and PHP application servers, Java and PHP versions, statistical data by regions and the last year’s trends. Dat...
When I started to learn the soon-to-be-released programming language Dart, it was a love from first sight. I like Java, and Dart is like Java, but a little better. I’m planning to write a series of blogs about Dart, but I couldn’t resist writing about the missing protected ...
LONDON - 07 October 2013 - Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based talent management software solutions, has been recognised as a "Leader" in Integrated Talent Management (ITM) by analyst house International Data Corporation (IDC). The study, IDC MarketScape...
Although this book is written for the Java programmer, I would recommend reading it to any .NET or iOS developer as well. It is a must read for the Java developer, but is also a valuable read for developers of other languages because the guidelines are often built around a programmer's...
Many developers use Memcached for their projects, but only a few of them know exactly how this caching solution works. Let’s dive into the world of Memcached to learn more about its memory allocation and how to prevent fragmented memory for your Java and PHP applications. Memcach...
Infrastructure management vendor INETCO has launched INETCO Netstream for Splunk, which aims to solve one of the emerging problems of cloud computing. The Canadian vendor created the app so that transactional data could be fed into Splunk’s data analytics platform. By capturing ...
Two visionary Kaazing engineers, David Witherspoon and Prashant Khanal, gave an exciting presentation at JavaOne this year: JMS, WebSocket, and the Internet of Things — Controlling Physical Devices on the Real Time Web. David and Prashant led the audience through the … Continue r...
A little-known feature of the API Tester tool from Axway/Vordel (a free download from
Everything moves fast in the IT world. It is said that a year can be translated to seven years in a dog’s life. Well, the translation is much higher in IT. Every year, new computing languages are created. They might differ from the previous one by a comma, but they are created nonethel...
Jelastic has released a Mobile Application for iPhone and iPad! The Jelastic Mobile App for managing your Java and PHP applications deployed to the Jelastic Cloud delivers access to Jelastic PaaS from your iPhone 4, 4S, 5 or iPad 2, 3, 4G. This will significantly improve your work prod...
NComputing Grew Over 70% Quarter Over QuarterSANTA CLARA, Calif - September 30, 2013 - NComputing, the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualization, has been recognized as the fastest growing vendor in the worldwide enterprise client device market in the second quarter...
You can now have Oracle on windows Azure. Right now (effective immediately) it is in preview which means it is the time for you to check it out without shedding too many dollars. This became possible as a result of a partnership between Oracle and Microsoft.   Customers ...
You can now have Oracle on windows Azure. Right now (effective immediately) it is in preview which means it is the time for you to check it out without shedding too many dollars.
You can now have Oracle on windows Azure. Right now (effective immediately) it is in preview which means it is the time for you to check it out without shedding too many dollars.
Austin, TX, September 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Itransition, an outsourced software development vendor providing full-cycle IT services, recently signed a contract to create a branch of the Informatics Department of Minsk State Higher Radio Technical College (MSHRC) that will be providing...
By Ryan KamauffHere are the top cyber news and stories of the day. New Virus Hits Freezing Point – “There is a new virus that protects itself against antiviruses by freezing the hard disk, researchers said. Once it infects a device, the virus creates a restore point. All th...
And we’ll support you! Today Microsoft and Oracle announce the availability of Oracle virtual machine images on Windows Azure.  As you may recall, on June 24 of this year (which happens to be my birthday every year), we announced.. “…a partnership that will enable customers...
And we’ll support you! Today Microsoft and Oracle announce the availability of Oracle virtual machine images on Windows Azure.  As you may recall, on June 24 of this year (which happens to be my birthday every year), we announced.. “…a partnership that will enable customers...
Waratek win innovation challenge with their revolutionary solution that dramatically cuts infrastructure costs using patented Java Virtualization Dublin, 23rd September 2013: Waratek won the title of "Top Innovator" with a solution that solves a growing problem affecting the future use...
This is some professional perspective and analysis regarding a recent campaign to raise donation capital through crowdsourced funding tools available on KickStarter.  At the end of the day, the campaign was not funded, and didn't reach its goals (From $100K to $1M).  Not that...