Francesco Testa

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If your cloud apps don’t have APIs, you’re doing it wrong

If you are building new applications on public cloud platforms, you are faced with a choice: Should you build a set of APIs bound to the new cloud …

AWS | Contact Us

If you would like access to AWS compliance reports, please use <b>AWS Artifact</b>, a self-service portal for on-demand access. If you have questions, please …

THE FUTURE OF OPEN BANKING: HOW TO MONETIZE YOUR BANK'S APIs

Across industries, the recent growth of the API economy bears hallmarks of ‘creative destruction’. In retail, advertising, telecoms, leisure and …

Open Banking

Deep Learning and the Artificial Intelligence Revolution: Part 1

Deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI) have moved well beyond science fiction into the cutting edge of internet and enterprise …

PatternifyJS - JavaScript Design Patterns

About<p>PatternifyJS is a reference of the main design patterns in JavaScript. JS libraries are not covered, but the core scripting languages around …

JavaScript

Open Banking Developer Portals

Here is a list of known Open Banking API Developer Portals in Europe. This list will be update regularly as banks release APIs and Portals.<p>ABN …

How to document requirements and not put people to sleep

A project requirement document whether functional or technical is a snooze fest for any techie to read through. The start of a project is the most …

Learn To Develop Secure Software

Five Minute Guide to Software Security<p>Published: Oct. 12, 2017<p>Author: Justin Taft<p>Education is the best way to mitigate security breaches. Security is …

Optimizing AngularJS: 1200ms to 35ms

Here at Scalyr, we recently embarked on a full rewrite of our web client. Our application is a broad-spectrum monitoring and log analysis tool. Our …

Making the case for API neutrality

A judge just obliged Linkedin to allow third-party companies to copy public LinkedIn profile data. Of course, Linkedin appealed this decision but this can be a precedent in the space — and for good, contrary to what first commentators are saying.<p>This is typically what I call an API neutrality …

Microservice Principles: Smart Endpoints and Dumb Pipes

As engineering organizations transition from building monolithic architecture to building microservices architecture one challenge they often face is …

‘Biometric’ banking: how to log into your bank account with your eyes

<b>TSB bank will roll out new ‘biometric’ technology to its online banking customers this month, which will enable you to log in to your bank account</b> …

Banking

Pillole di PSD2: tutto ciò che ti serve sapere sulla nuova direttiva

<b>Nuovi servizi in risposta ad una nuova customer experience</b><p><b>Payment initiation</b><br>Servizi di pagamento innovativi per i merchant, alternativi<br>alle carte<p><b>App</b> …

PSD2: Screen Scraping vs APIs?

PSD2 – also known as the Revised Payment Services Directive – is expected to, among other things, create a regulatory framework that obliges banks to …

Europe’s PSD2 Allows Third Parties to Offer Banking, Means Collapse of Traditional Finance

Following the EU’s adoption of its revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), an industry player has said it will cause “the collapse of the …

Financial Services

The Programmable Bank: Opportunities for Open Banking

The rise of the open API ecosystem creates a cross-industry opportunity that can transform the entire banking landscape — introducing innovative …

Concise Visual Summary of Deep Learning Architectures

Scaling a Web Service: Load Balancing

This post is going to look at one aspect of how sites like Facebook handle billions of requests and stay highly available: load balancing.<p>What is a …

IDG Contributor Network: Why AI is crucial to cyber security

When you think of AI (artificial intelligence), the first thought you may have is in regards to games, recreation, and futuristic robots. After all, …

Everyone keeps talking about A.I.—here's what it really is and why it's so hot now

Artificial intelligence is everywhere, from Apple's iPhone keyboard to Zillow's home price estimates. There's also a lot of stuff out there that …

Will Vue.js Become a Giant Like Angular or React?

Vue.js is a close partner of Angular and React in more and more article titles, taking the world by a storm. Over the last three months, Vue.js core …

Forget chatbots — you should create a workbot instead

It’s no secret that chatbots are growing in popularity. From Facebook’s ecommerce bots for consumers to a plethora of customer service tools that now rely on chatbots to interface with customers, it’s clear that consumer chatbots have hit mainstream. Even Apple is expanding its commitment to chat …

Chatbots

MemSQL’s real-time in-memory data warehouse is now ready for the cloud

Companies that want real-time data for analytics but prefer a cloud native or hybrid cloud infrastructure strategy have a new option from MemSQL.<p>The …

Google Cloud Platform

Element AI, a platform for companies to build AI solutions, raises $102M

The race for artificial intelligence technology is on, and while tech giants like Google and Facebook snap up top talent to build out their own AI-powered products, a new startup has just raised a huge round of funding to help the rest of us.<p>Element AI — a Montreal-based platform and incubator that …

Kylo

Features<p>Ingest<p>Self-service data ingest with data cleansing, validation, and automatic profiling.<p>Organizations can expend significant engineering …

Atlassian packages tools to help enterprises accelerate devOps adoption

Atlassian is introducing a pre-packaged suite of its data center offerings, a new devOps Marketplace and new content for building a devOps …

TransferWise launches multi-currency business bank accounts

23 May 2017 | 12956 views | 0<p>TransferWise is moving further into traditional banking territory, setting up a 'borderless' bank account for businesses …

What open APIs will mean for the future of mobile payments

It’s safe to say by this point that the launch of the Pay platforms, like Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and so on, haven’t exactly set the world alight.<p>Usage numbers remain difficult to come by, always a telling sign, and while growth may be slow and steady, it’s not the death knell for banks in the …