Sysadmins: You're All Developers Now

Forrester IT

In the age of the customer, admins need to be just as dynamic as their developer brethren. In other words, you need to become a developer. While you will learn much of this from developers, you will also impress on them key sysadmin principles like standardization, dependability, and security. In fact, the final evolution of this exchange is application and operations developers joining forces in a powerful mind-meld of talent. Application Development Methodologies.

Upskill Software Developers With a Six-Step Talent Development Program

CEB IT

Software engineering leaders are keen to hire talent with an already developed skill set, but it's increasingly difficult to find people with advanced software developer skills who can work on modern cloud architectures and digital initiatives. “To

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Roblox shows new bits of the metaverse to its developers

Venture Beast

At the Roblox Developers Conference, Roblox showed its developers more tools that are like stepping stones to the metaverse. Read More.

The Future of Operations: A Developer

Forrester IT

The management of your estate mandates that system administrators (sysadmins) quickly acquire skill sets common among Agile development and operations (DevOps) [ii] professionals. If You Create, You Develop - We're All Developers Now. The modern systems administrator is an engineer and must participate in top-to-bottom development of holistic systems using software as a base, not hardware. Instead, they must augment their skills with those of developers.

9 Developer Enablement Practices to Achieve DevOps at Enterprise Scale

In this eBook, Christian Oestreich, a senior software engineering leader with experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies, shares how a metrics-driven mindset can dramatically improve software quality and enable DevOps at enterprise scale.

CIOs Struggle With The New Challenge Of Citizen Developers

The Accidental Successful CIO

What has happened is that there is a growing demand for software and this has given rise to pseudo-programmers who, though not professional developers, build applications that help their business lines. What are we supposed to do about this new army of developers who don’t work for us?

How AI will reshape software development

Venture Beast

The first area to face a new AI-driven operating paradigm may be the one that created AI in the first place: software development. Read More.

Transforming the Workforce with Governed Citizen Development

Social, Agile and Transformation

On the one hand, technology organizations are working hard on digital transformation and developing many new customer and employee-facing applications. cio citizen development digital transformation enterprise 2.0 It’s an unprecedented time to be a CIO or any technology leader.

API development platform Postman nabs $225M

Venture Beast

Postman, an API development and management platform, has raised $225 million in venture capital at a $5.6 billion valuation. Read More.

Viv.ai and Developers

Forrester IT

My focus is on Application Development and Delivery (AD&D) professionals, so I thought I'd update you on what all of this means to them. Well, that's the special sauce that will be very interesting for developers. The knowledge Viv uses to deliver on voice requests is directly driven by direct input from developers. Application Development. mobileapps Application Development Application Development

Apiiro aids software development with application risk management

Venture Beast

Apiiro is making sure application risk management takes center stage in the life cycle of a software development project. Read More.

Monitoring AWS Container Environments at Scale

In this eBook, learn how to monitor AWS container environments at scale with Datadog and which key metrics to monitor when leveraging two container orchestration systems (ECS and EKS).

How a Java Low-Code Development Platform Drives Useful Innovation

Social, Agile and Transformation

Can Java development teams have all the benefits of working with their development environment and also have the speed to market, best practices, and scalability coming from a low-code platform? citizen development digital transformation enterprise 2.0

Making Developers More DevSecOps Aware

Information Week

Interop Digital conference tackled why it is important for IT professionals to develop vulnerability remediation habits

Grid computing software developer Incredibuild raises $140M

Venture Beast

Incredibuild, a company developing grid computing software, raised $140 million in venture capital funding. Read More.

Developers increasingly pair MongoDB with PostgreSQL, survey finds

CTOvision

It’s always been the case that so-called NoSQL databases like MongoDB are very popular in the cloud. That’s not surprising, given that much of today’s cloud data doesn’t neatly fit […]. News MongoDB

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Key Strategies for Cost Optimization in Application Design and Development

CEB IT

Investment in new application development is 17% of the total IT spend. Even so, some practical steps can be taken to help ensure that costs are kept in check — especially at the design and development stages of an application’s life cycle.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

GitHub CSO pledges more security tools, features for developers

Venture Beast

GitHub CSO Mike Hanley said security tools that are easy for developers to adopt and use will raise the bar for the software ecosystem. Read More.

GitHub offers open source developers legal counsel to combat DMCA abuse

Venture Beast

GitHub and Stanford Law School team up to support developers facing takedown requests related to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Read More.

Customer Obsession Will Remake App-Development Tools

Forrester IT

Application-development leaders shifting to modern techniques are like acrobats performing above a flimsy net. The biggest gaps are in portfolio management, test-and-learn development environments, and digital application platforms. This report provides an overview of the tools and technologies application-development leaders need. An emphasis on composition, collaboration, and continuous delivery makes modern application development different from prior eras.

Developers: Will AI Run You Out Of Your Job?

Forrester IT

Actually, if you are or were a developer, you've probably already written or used software programs that can generate other software programs. Application Development. AI Application Development Application Development Cognitive Quality Testing artificial intelligence automated testing cognitive computingMuch has been written about how artificial intelligence (AI) will put white-collar workers out of a job eventually.

How Can We Stop Under Utilizing a Key User Experience Champion?

Speaker: Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant, Motivational Speaker

With quality assurance/control already embedded in our development process, what if we expand that role to champion usability and customer delight? Join Miles Robinson, Agile and Management Consultant as he discusses how we can educate and equip our QA/QC process to forge champions of customer experience.

7 Software Development Models You Should Know

Flexagon

The Software Development Life Cycle, or SDLC, is the process of planning, designing, developing, testing, and deploying high-quality software at the lowest cost possible, preferably in the shortest amount of time.

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3 Signs Devoted Agile Development Teams Lack Urgency and What to Do

Social, Agile and Transformation

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Why citizen development is the wrong model for many enterprises

Venture Beast

The unfortunate reality is that businesses rarely find citizen development to be the right model for their organizations. Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial/Business Operations/Management category-/Computers & Electronics low-code development tools

The state of container-based cloud development

David Linthicum

Most applications are stateful. Stateful is when streaming services remember where you left off in a movie even if you switch devices, or mobile applications store users’ preferences or recently opened files.

Add User Tests to Your Agile Process: Reduce Risk in Shipping New Products

Agile has become the go-to methodology for companies that want to reduce the risk involved in shipping new products. But how do you prevent building items nobody wants? If you wait to get user feedback until after development, then you’ve waited too long.

Develop a Security Strategy for Cyber-Physical Systems

CEB IT

By using the broader term, Gartner encourages security and risk leaders to think beyond IT security and develop security programs encompassing the entire spectrum of cyber-physical risk. The post Develop a Security Strategy for Cyber-Physical Systems appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

What Product Development Orgs Can Learn From The Samsung Crisis

Forrester IT

Product development. CIO PLM Product Lifecycle Management Product development digital business digital twinAs details regarding the termination of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone continue to unfold, there are several important lessons, both technological and organizational, that manufacturers and product organizations should take away from their peer's costly product crisis: Read more Categories: PLM. Product Lifecycle Management. digital business. digital twin.

Talent development platform CoachHub raises $80M

Venture Beast

CoachHub, an AI-powered talent development platform used by companies such as Toyota, Fujitsu, and BNP Paribas, has raised $80 million. Read More. Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial/Business Operations/Management CoachHub funding daily funding weekly

Low-code platform Betty Blocks aims to ride the citizen developer wave

Venture Beast

Betty Blocks is seeking to drive the citizen development movement with its low-code platform for end users. Read More.

Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

Valve ends development on Artifact

Venture Beast

Valve will is ending all development on Artifact, its Dota 2-based digital card game. The company made the announcement today. Read More.

Tips for robotics developers

Tech Republic Security

KODA advising CTO John Suit discusses the skills and languages that are important for developers who want to build software and systems for modern robots

6 Best Practices for Remote Work by Agile Software Development Teams

CEB IT

In 2020, the sudden shift to remote work created concern among software engineering and apps leaders that development velocity would suffer. Shift to remote work: How are development teams adapting? People management helps with motivation development and alignment.

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Mondelez Takes a Low-Code, No-Code Approach to Development

Information Week

Snack food giant Mondelez aims to get ahead of the curve in software development by building up its citizen developer community

A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

Idera acquires API developer Apilayer

Venture Beast

Idera, which develops a range of SQL database tools, has acquired Apilayer, an Austrian startup that develops cloud-based API products. Read More.

ServiceNow's CIO Sees Strategic Fit for Low-Code Development

Information Week

The reshaping of the CIO role and app development continues as more organizations find ways to include no code, low code, and citizen developers in their IT and operational strategies

No-code app development platform Adalo nabs $8M

Venture Beast

Adalo, a no-code app development platform, has raised $8 million in venture funding -- its first major round. Read More.

GDC starts today with over 550 virtual talks on game development

Venture Beast

The Game Developers Conference kicks off as a virtual event with more than 550 talks through July 23. Next year's event will be in person. Read More.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!