Open Source APM Gains Momentum

Forrester IT

As agile development has grown into continuous integration and continuous deployment, developers collaboratively created tools to automate tedious tasks and accelerate the application lifecycle. The open source collaborative model has been very effective at creating the tools that support high frequency agile releases. The DevOps phenomenon brings together these two teams and their divergent cultures. Read more in my newest brief "DevOps Will Drive Open Source APM."

Create an Effective Governance Policy for Open-Source Software

Smarter With Gartner

Over 90% of organizations that responded to a Gartner Research Circle survey use open-source software (OSS) in their enterprise, including for mission-critical workloads. Team members who participate in open-source projects can also create legal risks that reach beyond the domain of IT.

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Sonatype acquires MuseDev, expands Nexus code analysis platform

Venture Beast

Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page Application development category-/Computers & Electronics/Programming category-/Science/Computer Science code analysis code scanning devops DevSecOps Open source Sonatype static analysis

Fast-Start DevOps FedRAMP Based Solution

CTOvision

CMA has announced their launch of a Fast-Start DevOps (Platform)-as-a-Service [DaaS] solution through the CMA NIH CIO-CS Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). This solution integrates Red Hat’s OpenShift open source PaaS with NTT Data’s value-added professional services and BlackMesh’s FedRAMP compliant hosting infrastructure. CMA’s DevOps-as-a-Service Solution [DaaS] addresses the challenge of delivering value and results in days instead of months.

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Set Up a Budget-Friendly Application Security Program

CEB IT

One area of focused budget cuts was application security testing, an expensive but imperative part of the process. “Security testing helps identify vulnerabilities early on in the application development process,” says Mark Horvath , Senior Director Analyst, Gartner.

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Open Source Security Podcast Ep. 151-- The DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge with David Brumley

ForAllSecure

Open Source Security Podcast helps listeners better understand security topics of the day. Hosted by Kurt Seifried and Josh Bressers, the pair covers a wide range of topics including IoT, application security, operational security, cloud, devops, and security news of the day

Open Source Security Podcast EP. 151 - The DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge With David Brumley

ForAllSecure

Open Source Security Podcast helps listeners better understand security topics of the day. Hosted by Kurt Seifried and Josh Bressers, the pair covers a wide range of topics including IoT, application security, operational security, cloud, devops, and security news of the day.

Open Source Security Podcast EP. 151 - The DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge With David Brumley

ForAllSecure

Open Source Security Podcast helps listeners better understand security topics of the day. Hosted by Kurt Seifried and Josh Bressers, the pair covers a wide range of topics including IoT, application security, operational security, cloud, devops, and security news of the day. Brumley discusses the Cyber Grand Challenge and reveals how it serves as a fascinating window into the future of the application security testing industry.

OPEN SOURCE SECURITY PODCAST EP. 151-- THE DARPA CYBER GRAND CHALLENGE WITH DAVID BRUMLEY

ForAllSecure

Open Source Security Podcast helps listeners better understand security topics of the day. Hosted by Kurt Seifried and Josh Bressers, the pair covers a wide range of topics including IoT, application security, operational security, cloud, devops, and security news of the day. Brumley discusses the Cyber Grand Challenge and reveals how it serves as a fascinating window into the future of the application security testing industry.

IBM Fills Gaps with Red Hat, Also Creates Internal Competition

Perficient - Digital Transformation

I believe IBM recognized that OpenShift had been making significant gains in the application platform / cloud-native development market when they announced a partnership in May of this year that certified IBM cloud private offerings to run on Red Hat’s OpenShift. Note: Perficient has a PaaS evaluation toolkit, which we use to assist customers as they evaluate cloud-native application platforms and make a determination as to which is the best fit for them.

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FlexDeploy Loves APEX : Source Application from Development Environment

Flexagon

Oracle Application Express (APEX) is a popular application development tool and is also used to develop custom extensions for Oracle E-Business Suite. FlexDeploy is a DevOps platform for Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Release Automation which supports Oracle APEX out of box. FlexDeploy strives to eliminate scripting requirements and provide in-depth support for many open source.

How Fuzzing Redefines Application Security

ForAllSecure

The application security testing market is highly fragmented. From SAST to DAST to SCA to IAST to RASP, the current state of the market is a byproduct of various assertions on what is believed to be the best way to address application security testing.

FlexDeploy Loves APEX – Source application from SCM (Git, SVN, etc.)

Flexagon

Oracle Application Express (APEX) is a popular application development tool and is also used to develop custom extensions for Oracle E-Business Suite. FlexDeploy is a DevOps platform for CI/CD and Release Automation which supports Oracle APEX out of box. FlexDeploy strives to eliminate scripting requirements and provide in-depth support for many open source and commercial. The post FlexDeploy Loves APEX – Source application from SCM (Git, SVN, etc.)

Powering Your Infrastructure With Openshift on AWS

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The biggest challenge with open source tools are the nuances that developers might face. OpenShift is scalable, which allows organizations to scale up applications during peak times on an ad-hoc basis.

Developing a PaaS Migration Strategy

Perficient Data & Analytics

In this blog we will look at the steps to create a migration strategy to PaaS including re-platforming legacy applications. Re-platforming applications includes lift-and-shift (containerizing) applications with minor changes, refactoring applications to adhere to twelve factor app guidelines and complete application rewrites to best leverage native cloud and DevOps. This most often translates to migrating customer-facing applications first.

Red Hat Honors Perficient as Rising Star Partner of the Year

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of open-source software solutions, helping organizations to easily and quickly build, develop, and deploy their next big ideas. In addition to standing up the OpenShift platform, Perficient also assisted in re-architecting several core sales and membership applications to demonstrate how to leverage the cloud-based architecture components. This allowed elastic scale within these applications and supported multi-tenant deployments.

VMware Tanzu Launching Today

Perficient

VMware Tanzu is a portfolio of products and services for modernizing applications and infrastructure that includes Pivotal technology. It is built to simplify multi-cloud operations, freeing up developers to build applications.

ChefConf 2019 – Are you ready for it?

Perficient

Here are some things I am eager to hear more about: Chef Habitat : Chef has had the “infrastructure as code” and “compliance as code” story lines solidified for some time, but only in the past year has the Habitat “managing applications as code” story really started to coalesce in a meaningful way. The move to full open source gives additional opportunities for innovation on the Chef platform.

Too late, PaaS, you missed your shot in the cloud

David Linthicum

Although PaaS offerings vary greatly, most provide facilities for application design, deployment, testing, and self-provisioned hosting. Dig into the the red-hot open source framework in InfoWorld’s beginner’s guide to Docker. ]. PaaS simply isn’t used as much by enterprises as initially predicted. It’s best described as a turnkey development and deployment solution. Why hasn’t PaaS taken off? I see several reasons.

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Free Cloud Courses at Linux Academy — July 2019

Linux Academy

DevOps Monitoring Deep Dive. MicroService Applications In Kubernetes. This course provides hands-on experience with installing and administering a complex microservice application in a Kubernetes cluster. Once the cluster has been bootstrapped, we will learn how to install a simple microservice and a more complex microservice application after. Devops Essentials. Looking for a basic introduction to the concept of DevOps?

The Business Case Justification for PaaS

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Within the cloud delivery models Platform as a Service (PaaS), the model providing the facilities for full life cycle application development, has a smaller overall market share than IaaS or SaaS. Private PaaS, containerization and data-intensive applications are fueling the PaaS growth rate. Application portability across IaaS providers, private and hybrid cloud. Application scalability and availability – auto-scaling, elastic infrastructure, operational services.

Free Courses at Linux Academy – November 2019

Linux Academy

DevOps Essentials. Students will explore how containers work, how they compare with virtual machines and Docker containers, and how they handle application isolation. DevOps Essentials. Looking for a basic introduction to the concept of DevOps? Here we go over what DevOps is and how it impacts IT in the real world. This course explains the culture of DevOps as well as some of the main practices and tools associated with DevOps.

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Cloud4Good: Cloning, Compiling and Deploying the Child Finder Xamarin Mobile App

CanITPro

GitHub – our source code repository for the system. Hockey App – Distribution of the application. Although multiple people worked on the application and this article focuses on the development of the Xamarin app, here is a high level architecture of the system which should give an idea of all the parts involved in the system. It was a simple application that consisted of. Open Visual Studio. Double click the Solution to open it up in Visual Studio.

Progress makes layoffs at Chef after $220M acquisition, says it remains committed to roadmap

GeekWire

Business application platform Progress is making an unspecified number of job cuts at Chef after completing its previously announced $220 million acquisition of the Seattle-based enterprise automation technology company this week. Progress CEO Yogesh Gupta.

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What’s Free at Linux Academy — May 2019

Linux Academy

You learn the basic knowledge of computer hardware, gain an understanding of open-source applications in the workplace, and learn to navigate systems on a Linux desktop, as well as rudimentary commands to navigate the Linux command line. From there, you will learn how to deploy Prometheus to Kubernetes and configure Prometheus to monitor the cluster as well as applications deployed to it.

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6 Years of Docker | Hands-On Docker Training

Linux Academy

Docker easily automates the packing, distributing, and managing of applications inside containers using fewer resources. Docker is open source. The question above taken from our LPI DevOps Tools Engineer Certification Course. We just celebrated our 7th birthday at Linux Academy with a trivia challenge! Let’s just say some of us enjoyed it more than others. Click here to see why. But, beware… things get really hot!

AIOps and our Robot Kubernetes Kops

Linux Academy

On the heals of the still wet DevOps movement we are introduced to the new era of DevOps that reaches beyond pipeline automation and into the realm of pipeline evolution. A big reason is the proliferation of micro-services based applications in highly redundant and highly available cloud infrastructures. N-Tier architectures and micro-services applications must be tuned for performance. These metrics makeup a great data source for further analytics.

FuzzCon 2021 Addresses Ease-of-Use in Fuzz Testing

ForAllSecure

Our ultimate vision for FuzzCon is to be a key source for connecting people with knowledge and fellow enthusiasts. It truly is the future of application security. The advent of CI/CD, DevOps, and Digital Transformation has rendered application security testing 1.0

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Chef to be acquired for $220M by Progress in ‘next chapter’ for Seattle automation tech company

GeekWire

Business application platform Progress will acquire Seattle-based automation technology company Chef for $220 million in cash under a deal announced Tuesday. the company traces its roots to the early development of application development and deployment tools by Data Language Corp.

Texas Linux Fest 2019

Linux Academy

Calling all Southern Linux & Open Software users, Texas Linux Fest is almost here and this time it is located in Irving, Texas. Texas Linux Fest is the first state-wide annual community-run conference for Linux and open source software users and enthusiasts from around the Lone Star State. Ansible is a radically simple IT automation platform that makes your applications and systems easier to deploy. Yee-haw!

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Microservices using Java, Docker & Cloud Containers

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Organizations need to consider cultural changes that needed to support Micro-services ownership i.e. principle of product and not projects, lifetime ownership, DevOps culture etc. Single Page Application (SPA) – single web entry page that load once & update contents based on user interaction. Bulkhead & fallback – allows isolations of application so that if one fails other components will continue. GitHub) of the application triggers a build.

What’s Free At Linux Academy June 2019

Linux Academy

Implement And Manage Application Services (Azure)- This course provides instructions on how to manage and maintain the infrastructure for the core web apps and services developers build and deploy. Whether you are aggregating log files, system resource utilization metrics, or application data, Splunk is there to centralize your IT data for easy search and visualization. ” In this course we describe the main characteristics of Big Data and its sources.

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Breaking Down the Product Benefits

ForAllSecure

Ownership over application test suites is a driving purchasing requirement for some organizations, especially for those who are maturing their application security processes. These test suites are not custom to your application.

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Breaking Down the Product Benefits

ForAllSecure

Ownership over application test suites is a driving purchasing requirement for some organizations, especially for those who are maturing their application security processes. These test suites are not custom to your application.

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Weekly Update 5-20-2019

Linux Academy

This week, we’re diving into brand new DevOps courses. Application streams. AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate level has two new labs: Building a Serverless Application. Implementing an Auto Scaling Group and Application Load Balancer in AWS. In addition to those , we’ve launched 4 new courses: DevOps Monitoring Deep Dive : We use Prometheus, AlertManager, and Grafana to demonstrate monitoring concepts that we can use on any monitoring stack.

Satisfy 5 DoD DevSecOps Requirements with One Tool

ForAllSecure

Best practices, industry experts, and even independent DoD tests have stressed that the key to adding security into DevOps pipelines is focusing on the “test” phase and making sure your security tools are actionable.

Hottest tech skills to hire for in 2020

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Source: Twitter. Source: Coding Dojo. It serves as an excellent tool for the development of full-scale, dynamic applications. . Docker is a tool that creates, deploys, and runs applications within containers. DevOps engineers. Source: Dice. DevOps engineers.

The Future is Containerized

Scott Lowe

It’s clear to me that containers will have a significant impact on how we as IT professionals will develop, deploy, upgrade, and manage applications. Because Kubernetes is an open source project, it should be a team that embraces open source, is deeply involved in Kubernetes development, and is committed to the future of Kubernetes.

What’s Free at Linux Academy — March 2019

Linux Academy

Eschewing any technical practices, this course takes a high-level view of the history of Linux, the open-source movement, and how this powerful software is used today. Courses Free in March: Source Control with Git — This is an introductory course that will help get someone new to Git up and running with it quickly. Students will explore how containers work, how they compare with virtual machines and Docker containers, and how they handle application isolation.

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What’s Free at Linux Academy — May 2019

Linux Academy

You learn the basic knowledge of computer hardware, gain an understanding of open-source applications in the workplace, and learn to navigate systems on a Linux desktop, as well as rudimentary commands to navigate the Linux command line. From there, you will learn how to deploy Prometheus to Kubernetes and configure Prometheus to monitor the cluster as well as applications deployed to it.

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What’s Free At Linux Academy February 2019

Linux Academy

Courses Free in February: Git Quick Start – In the increasingly DevOps culture, source control has become a foundational skill for any IT Professional. Git is a source control tool developed by none-other-than the guy who wrote the Linux Kernel himself. It is the source control program of choice for a vast number of IT professionals. Starting with the definition of Big Data, we describe the various characteristics of Big Data and its sources.

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Free Courses at Linux Academy- January 2020

Linux Academy

Courses Free in January : Implementing Azure DevOps Development Processes. Students will explore how containers work, how they compare with virtual machines and Docker containers, and how they handle application isolation. DevOps Essentials.

Free Courses at Linux Academy- February 2020

Linux Academy

Courses Free in February : Implementing Azure DevOps Development Processes. Students will explore how containers work, how they compare with virtual machines and Docker containers, and how they handle application isolation. DevOps Essentials.