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Confidence to release early and often: Introducing Bitbucket Deployments

Teams are deploying code faster than ever, thanks to continuous delivery practices and tools like Bitbucket Pipelines. But this has caused a huge …

7 Programming Languages to Teach Kids How to Code

Computer programming is an in-demand and potentially lucrative career path, so these days, parents may hope their children grow up to be software …

Programming

End-to-end vs. contract-based testing: How to choose

For the past few years a debate has raged over whether contract-based testing can replace functional, or end-to-end, testing. Some suggest …

How to Succeed with DevOps by Outsourcing Software Development - DevOps.com

The DevOps journey can be successful when you use offshore outsourcing software partners, but it requires careful attention from your IT leaders.<p>The …

Apple Inc.'s Brilliant Low-Cost iPhone Strategy

Apple announced some really expensive iPhones on Sept. 12, but it's also more aggressively going after lower price points with this year's …

ThoughtWorks Sold to Private Equity Firm Apax Partners

Global software development and digital transformation company ThoughtWorks is to be acquired by London-based private equity firm Apax Partners. The …

The 10 most expensive cities for hiring tech talent

Wondering where to make your next tech hires? According to a report from CBRE Research evaluating tech talent markets in 50 U.S. and Canadian …

Bitcoin extends record climb, as digital currencies on the rise

Bitcoin on Monday extended its ascent into rare air, with the digital currency adding to a recent record run-up about a week since the currency split …

Cryptocurrency

The Role of QA in the DevOps World - DevOps.com

The need for faster time to market and superior quality is getting intense in the software development process. Software trends for 2017 suggest that …

Modernize Traditional Applications by Docker Webinar Recap

IT organizations continue to spend 80% of their budget on simply maintaining their existing applications while only spending 20% on innovation. That …

How to pick the best project management methodology for success

Choosing the right project management methodology for your team is the first step to success.<p>But with so many different — and in some cases, …

Atlassian Builds a DevOps Stack for the Enterprise - DevOps.com

One of the major challenges associated with DevOps is that it’s not something an enterprise IT organization can buy. Because of that issue, it’s …

Docker Enterprise Edition enters FIPS certification process

Security is a key pillar of the Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) platform. From built in features automatically configured out of the box to a new …

DevOps Doesn’t Stop at the Database - DevOps.com

DevOps has moved into the mainstream and practices such as continuous delivery now are being widely adopted. But what about the database? …

DevOps

IBM

Conventional wisdom holds that one of the biggest challenges organizations face today is a chronic shortage of application developers. But as …

How to maintain software quality when scaling DevOps

The allure of DevOps is speed. Whereas using agile methods can result in releases of around six weeks or so, with DevOps and its focus on extreme …

30 common challenges to DevOps and how to resolve them

As DevOps becomes mainstream, many teams are asking themselves, “Where do I start with my DevOps adoption?” “What challenges am I likely to face …

DevOps

Scaling Enterprise DevOps with CloudBees - DevOps.com

Top 6 Challenges of API Testing

Testing teams face several unique challenges when testing application programming interface (API) implementations. API testing is part of the …

AWS signs Java ‘father’ James Gosling

Amazon Web Services has added another computer science heavyweight to its employee roster. James Gosling, often referred to as the “Father of Java,” announced on Facebook Monday that he would be joining the cloud provider as a distinguished engineer.<p>Gosling came up with the original design of Java …

5 Steps to Perfect Financial Health

Sometimes your financial health could use the same kind of checkups and preventive care that you apply to your physical health.<p>We all know the basic …

Docker at Microsoft Build 2017

Build is Microsoft’s premier developer event, run annually. This year Docker, Inc. and containers were everywhere, starting with a dedicated …

Developing a Spring Boot app on Docker: The AtSea Demo App

This is the first of a series of blog posts that demonstrates using Docker to develop a typical web application and deploying it in production. For …

The Career Path of a Scrum Master

I blogged recently on the question of whether a Scrum team can ever get so good that they no longer need a Scrum Master. In this post, I’ll address a …

Using DevOps Metrics Effectively - DevOps.com

If you’re a DevOps leader, you have a very tough job. You have to radically transform processes and behaviors that have been ingrained in IT for …

Microsoft focuses on engagement with Fluent Design System, UWP, and Windows 10 Fall Update

Looking to advance application design, Microsoft today is detailing its Fluent Design System, which is intended to help developers build engaging …

Speed up your CI pipeline: Throw out your tests

In my last article, I talked about how important it is to implement testing automation in a pragmatic and cost-effective way. My team has found …

Software Development

Agile and Beyond conference recap: 5 practical takeaways

Last week I attended and spoke at Agile & Beyond 2017, which made TechBeacon's list of must-attend conferences this year. The most popular talks were …

VMware CEO Stakes Out DevOps Position - DevOps.com

At the Dell EMC World 2017 conference this week, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger waded into an increasingly heated DevOps debate by suggesting that most …