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How to log out when using JWT

JSON Web Tokens (JWT) is a way of statelessly handling user authentication. What does it mean? Well, JWT helps to organize authentication without …

JavaScript

Why you should deploy on Friday afternoon

Don't deploy on Friday afternoons!<p>This expression is taken as programmer wisdom but I hate it. I'm going to try and kill it, with words and …

DevOps

The year of Linux on the (Windows) Desktop - WSL Tips and Tricks

I've been doing a ton of work in bash/zsh/fish lately - Linuxing. In case you didn't know, Windows 10 can run Linux now. Sure, you can run Linux in a …

Linux

Why You're Not Writing UI Tests

It's Friday afternoon.<p>Your tasks for the sprint are complete, except for one.<p>You've finally convinced your PM that a little free time to look into …

Is software developer fatigue a thing?

"JavaScript fatigue" is a well known concept (which also brought a lot of good) sired by the explosion of the JS community in the latest years but I …

The military just created an AI that learned how to program software

Tired of writing your own boring code for new software? Finally, there’s an AI that can do it for you.<p>BAYOU is an deep learning tool that basically …

What are Code Reviews for?

It is often said that Code Reviews are by far the most effective way to identify bugs in software. However, it is easy to notice that the "code …

Chef Automate on AWS - Quick Start

• A virtual private cloud (VPC) with a single, public subnet in the AWS Region you choose when you launch the stack.<br>• Chef Automate deployed into the VPC …

The End of Software

Tell a crowd of nerds that software is coming to an end, and you’ll get laughed out of the bar. The very notion that the amount of software and …

The Most Common Type of Incompetent Leader

A young friend recently remarked that the worst boss he ever had would provide him with feedback that always consisted of “You’re doing a great job.” But they both knew it wasn’t true — the organization was in disarray, turnover was excessive, and customers were not happy. My friend was giving it …

The little girl from Mahabalipuram who is taking Indian skateboarding scene by storm

Human interestEight-year-old Kamali Moorthy, a child prodigy, is the only girl skateboarder and surfer in her hamlet in Tamil Nadu.Sreedevi …

DevOps And Design Thinking Offer An Accelerated Feedback Loop For Service Delivery

In every industry, business cycles, driven by digital disruption, are accelerating. Now more than ever, IT service delivery cannot become a bottleneck. IT processes need to become faster and more agile along with the rest of the business cycle. More and more, standard tasks and processes are …

Project Management

Industry Watch: DevOps is an idea born by developers

DevOps. What a concept. Developers and IT operations teams working together to ensure applications are performant, can scale, and can deal with …

30 Things Every New Software Tester Should Learn

by Heather Reid<p>This is a guide to learning more about software testing. As you start on your journey you will have tasks you can work through. …

Pipeline Automation: The Axle of Any Successful DevOps Implementation

Automation has become the very skeleton that backs processes and projects in this era of continuous software delivery. But in DevOps, where the …

49 Years Ago, Douglas Engelbart Predicted the Future with 'The Mother of All Demos'

For IT conference speakers, making an offering to the Demo Gods has become almost customary, a ritual that reinforces the hope that their …

DevOps

Six Strategies for Application Deployment

There are a variety of techniques to deploy new applications to production, so choosing the right strategy is an important decision, weighing the …

IDG Contributor Network: Legacy QA in the devops age: reskill them or release them?

The challengeDevops is becoming mainstream—I know because I am contacted almost daily with unsolicited sales emails from companies trying to partner …

The Four Stages of DevOps Maturity

I attended my first DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES17) in San Francisco this week and watched speakers from large enterprises like Capital One, Disney, Nike, CSG, and more share the lessons learned from their multiyear DevOps transformations. Most of these companies have been working on their …

DevOps

Time to move on from DevOps and continuous delivery, says Google advocate

CI/CD, DevOps are so 2007. IT leaders and professionals need to elevate their thinking to guiding their businesses through disruptive …

Changes Manual Testers Must Embrace

With test automation becoming essential to the testing and QA environment, will the manual tester become obsolete? Opinions that spell doom for those …