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Serverless Architectures: Everything You Need to Know

What is serverless, what serverless frameworks are available, who uses it, and what are its pros and cons?<p>Serverless is an increasingly popular …

The Hadoop FAQ for Oracle DBAs

<b>Oracle DBAs, get answers to many of your most common questions about getting started with Hadoop.</b><p>As a former Oracle DBA, I get a lot of questions …

A comprehensive beginner's guide to start ML with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Introduction<p>Learn to connect AWS instance with your laptop / desktop for faster computation!<p>Do you struggle with working on big data (large data …

Here are Google, Amazon, and Facebook’s secrets to hiring the best people

Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Google, Amazon. These top tech companies each receive over a quadrillion resumes per year (source needed). So it’s safe to say they have a good process for choosing the best job candidates. But what is it?<p>No, it’s not that list of popular Google interview questions …

Employment

Is Fog Computing The Next Big Thing In Internet of Things?

One of the reasons why IoT has gained momentum in the recent past is the rise of cloud services. Though the concept of M2M existed for over a decade, organizations never tapped into the rich insights derived from the datasets generated by sensors and devices. Existing infrastructure was just not …

Internet of Things

6 Ways To Land Your Dream Job

Spending over a decade in the marketing and public relations industry, a large portion of my job is spent in recruiting and retaining talent. I have a modern approach to leadership and believe in getting the right people on the bus and empowering them to create their magic. Micromanaging does not …

Forget the Cloud - 'The Fog' Is the Next Big Thing

The cloud is at the center of nearly every tech giant’s strategy, from Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) to Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Google. And why shouldn’t it be? Everything’s moving to the cloud, where enormous data centers store millions of terabytes of information and run …

Internet of Things

I've screened over 300 people in the last 4 months, and there are 2 huge mistakes job applicants are making right now

Summer-internship season is in full swing, so I've been reading applications and talking to a lot of candidates.<p>These are the two biggest mistakes people are making over and over again that sometimes prevents them from getting an interview or the position:<p>1. Not including a cover letter when the …

Top 5 NoSQL Databases of The Last Year

<b>These are the top NoSQL DBMS for year 2015</b><p>A database which stores data in form of key-value pair is called a relational database. Alright! let me …

Databases

Should I move my database to the cloud?

So you have been running on-prem SQL Server for a while now. Maybe you have taken the step to move it from bare metal to a VM, and have seen some nice benefits. Ready to see a TON more benefits? If you said “YES!”, then this is the session for you as I will go over the many benefits gained by …

Sql

Awesome Sysadmin

A curated list of amazingly awesome open source sysadmin resources.<p>Contributing<p>Please read CONTRIBUTING if you wish to add software.<p>Table of …

Linux Troubleshooting Cheatsheet

This Sysdig cheatsheet is a great guide of command-lines linux admins can use to get insights into their servers. Whether you’ve been an admin for …

Do GPU optimized databases threaten the hegemony of Oracle, Splunk and Hadoop?

I don’t use the R word too often so sit tight and bear with me. There’s a revolution brewing in how applications are designed that is fueled by the …

Databases

How To Satisfy Demand For The Biggest Job Of The 21st Century

Data scientist is one of the most in demand jobs of the future. These three companies are trying to fill the skills gap.<p>Harvard Business Review once called it “the sexiest job of the 21st century.”<p>Data scientist is not only the top job this year (the position ranked number one on Glassdoor’s top …

Which freaking big data programming language should I use?

You have a big data project. You understand the problem domain, you know what infrastructure to use, and maybe you've even decided on the framework …

Programming

To SQL or NoSQL? That’s the database question

But as technological lines blur, there's not always a clear-cut answer.<p>Poke around the infrastructure of any startup website or mobile app these …

Databases

NoSQL skills gap widening

A new survey by DataStax on the state of the NoSQL industry found that only eight percent of respondents (among 250+ engineers, administrators and …

NoSQL

Continuous Deployment: Beyond Continuous Delivery

Understanding the Difference between NoSQL and SQL

<b>Hadoop is not a type of database, but rather a software ecosystem that allows for massively parallel computing. It is an enabler of certain types</b> …

Databases

Amazon Fire TV Stick 2015 Vs Google Chromecast 2: 10 Reasons Why Amazon's Offering Is Better

Media-streaming HDMI dongles might not be the A-listers in the world of TV gadgetry, but that’s probably because they are currently few and far …

25 of the best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

We've highlighted 25 below, including books by psychologists, economists, and competitive athletes. Each one offers a unique look at what it means to be truly successful and how you can achieve your full potential.<p>Read on and start stocking your shelves with inspiration.

Look at what Google and Amazon are doing with databases: That's your future

It may seem unlikely that ordinary firms will ever be able to emulate the resource-rich web giants when it comes to data architectures. But that …

Graph Databases for Beginners: Why Graphs Are the Future

So you’ve heard about graph databases and you want to know what all the buzz is about. Are they just a passing trend – here today and gone tomorrow – …

Databases

40 tech skills that will land you a $120,000-plus salary

Job site Dice.com recently published its 2016 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice surveyed 16,301 IT professionals in fall 2015 to come up with this list.<p>Of course, skills alone won't always guarantee a high salary. Work experience counts, too. But if you're considering …

Databases

Master cloud computing and get certified for $39

These days, cloud computing is increasingly prevalent in our digital existence. TNW Deals is currently offering a three-pack <b>Cloud Computing Training Course</b> on for just $39, taking you from newbie to exam-ready engineer in the making with certifiable ability in no time.<p>Each of the three courses …

Most Promising Job of 2016: Data Scientist

Forbes published its list of the most promising jobs of 2016. Data Scientist comes first.Here's the listing:• Data Scientist (Number of openings: …

The 7 Cs Of The Internet of Things

Everything tastes better in a listicle these days and the Internet of Things (IoT) is no exception. In truth, the fact that we are surrounded by so many IoT-related messages is surely confusing. We have started to try and clarify the issue by talking about the Internet of Things That Matter (IoTTM) …

Internet of Things

A Docker Tutorial for Beginners

Till now we've spent all our time exploring the Docker client. In the Docker ecosystem, however, there are a bunch of other open-source tools which …