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2017 DevOps Dozen Finalists Announced - DevOps.com

We are today announcing the 2017 DevOps Dozen finalists. When I first came up with the idea of the DevOps Dozen 3 years ago, I hoped that one day it …

Deep Learning is Eating Software

When I had a drink with Andrej Karpathy a couple of weeks ago, we got to talking about where we thought machine learning was going over the next few …

Machine Learning

You Could Become an AI Master Before You Know It. Here’s How.

At first blush, Scot Barton might not seem like an AI pioneer. He isn’t building self-driving cars or teaching computers to thrash humans at computer …

Artificial Intelligence

Software 2.0

I sometimes see people refer to neural networks as just “another tool in your machine learning toolbox”. They have some pros and cons, they work here …

Networking on a New Level - MIT Technology Review

The network is the foundation for everything a digital enterprise builds to drive its business forward. And as the business demands more agility, …

6 ways highly emotionally intelligent people deal with anger

Most of us don't like confrontation — but it's a fact of life we can't run from forever. We have to assert ourselves, our boundaries and our needs — and others have to do the same with us.<p>There are a million terrible ways of expressing your frustration. Here's how to do so with better emotional …

Anger Management

A Wikipedia For Data Visualizations Is Here

The Data Viz Project has more than 150 types of visualizations.<p>You have one dataset, and countless ways to visualize it. Bar chart? Tree graph? The dreadful pie chart?<p>Now all your options are in one beautifully designed location: the Data Viz Project, which has more than 150 types of data …

12 Must-Read Books That Will Raise Your Emotional Intelligence

Your Amazon wish list is about to get longer.<p>I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness, collaborated better with others, and got …

Emotional Intelligence

How to change minds and influence people's behaviour

Why now why microservices why not SOA?

My Stephen colleague yesterday published an interesting post The Difference Between SOA and Microservices Isn’t Size. In it he argues that developer …

Microservices

10 ways to secure sensitive information on AWS

Some security experts have described the recent exposure of sensitive information of 198 million Americans — nearly all registered voters — as “the …

Cloud Computing

The state of containers in 2017: 5 actions to take now

The state of container technology in 2017 is strong. Indeed, the success of application containers in the enterprise should come as no surprise, …

Choosing the Right Containerization and Cluster Management Tool

Choosing the right containerization and cloud computing cluster management tools can be a challenge. With so many on the market, deciding which one …

DevOps

How to start incorporating machine learning in the enterprise arena

The world is long past the Industrial Revolution, and now we are experiencing an era of Digital Revolution. Machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis are the reality of today’s world.<p>I recently had a chance to talk to Ciaran Dynes, Senior Vice President of Products at Talend …

How Slack Would Complete Amazon's Empire

Hundreds of millions of people use Amazon. It's the largest online retailer by far. It offers a collection of increasingly popular streaming movies …

Research Highlights 5 Tech Trends That Are Changing the Way We Work

Mary Meeker's highly-anticipated annual Internet Trends report with data from Okta's Businesses @ Work show how organizations, and the people who work for and with them, get work done.<p>Mary Meeker's annual Internet Trends slidedeck is like a Harry Potter book release in Silicon Valley -- those of us …

Mary Meeker

Blockchain Tech Company Sia (Siacoin) Could Disrupt Dropbox and Amazon

Ethereum and Bitcoin are making the most headlines, but look out for Sia, too.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>This column has been updated to disclose the writer's advocacy of blockchain technology--the underpinning of all crytocurrencies--and a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau warning about these …

Cryptocurrency

Atlassian Stacks up for DevOps

Atlassian is stacking up its products for its customers. The enterprise software development collaborations tools company now offers all of its …

Curing Public Cloud-Phobia

Security considerations in the public cloud are different than in conventional data centers. Myths lie at one extreme or another, with the ideas that …

Zelle takes on Venmo from within your bank's app

From Venmo and PayPal to Facebook Messenger, Google Wallet and even iMessage, there are plenty of ways to send money to your friends online. But these all require your contacts to have accounts set up to receive funds, which often causes friction when you're using different services or they don't …

This Wall Street veteran has raised $107 million to build the 'app store' of financial services

The company was founded in 2014 by Wall Street veteran David Rutter to try and bring the technology behind bitcoin — blockchain, a.k.a. distributed ledger technology — to high finance.<p>It initially formed a consortium of the world's leading banks and 40 of them, including Bank of America Merrill …

Merrill Lynch

Here are the 50 hottest fintech firms in Europe right now

The annual FinTech50 list of European financial technology (fintech) firms was unveiled Tuesday with the U.K. dominating the rundown.<p>The 50 names …

Spokeo Case Study - Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Spokeo, headquartered in Pasadena, California, is a website that enables users to search for people by first or last name, address, phone, or social …

Cloud Computing

The 10 tools every modern developer should use

Years ago, all you needed to be a developer was an editor, a compiler, and hopefully some kind of revision control system. (Sadly, many developers …

APIs

Turbonomic Now Supports AWS and Azure Environments, Unleashing Elasticity and Scale of Hybrid Cloud

<i>Turbonomic Hybrid Cloud Management Platform Accelerates Public Cloud Migration and Lowers Monthly Cloud Bills by 30 Percent</i><p><b>News Highlights</b><p>Turbonomic today announced major advancements to its hybrid cloud management platform, unleashing the elasticity and scale of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and …

Cloud Computing

From Data To Intelligence And Intelligence To Wisdom

If wisdom is the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment, then the human manifestation of this quality pales in comparison to …

AI: The Ultimate Job Creator?

AI will undoubtedly disrupt the employment landscape; it'll also bring new kinds of jobs that make use of human innovation and creativity.<p>PCMag …

This Startup Uses Machine Learning To Turn UI Designs Into Raw Code

Developers often have the task of translating web design mock-ups into lines of code. What if a machine could do it for them?<p>Being a UI or graphic designer who can also code gives you a leg up in today’s world of digital design. For everyone else, it’s a collaborative, somewhat backwards process: A …

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<b>Guava Industry</b> <b>research report is a meticulous investigation of current scenario of the market, which covers several market dynamics.</b> The Market …

20 exercises to bulletproof your joints and prevent injury

Look we get it: Some exercises just aren't sexy or showy—but neither are knee braces, slings, tweaked lower backs, or bad moods you develop because …