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


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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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.

How no-code AI development platforms could introduce model bias

Venture Beast

Enterprises are embracing no-code AI development tools. But these tools abstract away processes in a way that could lead to issues like bias. Read More.

Cassandra Data Modeling Guide to Best Practices

Are you a developer, database architect, or database administrator that's new to Cassandra but have been tasked with developing a Cassandra schema design? Learn the basic rules to keep in mind when designing your schema for Cassandra.

Why Citizen Development is Core to Digital Transformation 2.0

Social, Agile and Transformation

about me cio citizen development digital transformation future of work it managementMy favorite Ferris Bueller quote is, "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."

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?

13 reasons CIOs worry about citizen developers building enterprise apps

Venture Beast

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The New Normal: How to Develop Mission-Critical Apps and Integrations Faster

Social, Agile and Transformation

During the first six months of COVID, IT leaders and their CIOs came to the stark realization that their “rapid development” practices and paths to deploy minimally viable workflow applications weren’t fast enough. future of work it management software development 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

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.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

Making Developers More DevSecOps Aware

Information Week

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

Bitrise hooks $60M as mobile app development skyrockets

Venture Beast

Bitrise, a company developing a platform for mobile app creation, has raised $60 million in venture capital. Read More.

Why Fiserv Turned to Microservices for API Development

Information Week

Open source, cloud-based architecture helped the fintech company cut costs and address developer talent demands

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

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 Ultimate Guide to Creating a Strong and Effective Value Proposition

Speaker: Robin Zaragoza, Product Coach and CEO of The Product Refinery

Join Robin Zaragoza, product coach and CEO of The Product Refinery, as she shares tips on how to create a powerful Value Proposition that keeps your customer at the heart of your product development process.

AI model development platform lands $50M

Venture Beast, a startup developing an AI development platform for enterprise customers, has raised $50 million in venture capital. Read More.

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.

Your Next Move: Business Development Manager

Association of Information Technology Professional

A business development manager in the IT sector has foundational business and technical knowledge to make decisions that will positively affect the organization

Report: 86% of women in tech say professional development is vital despite limited access

Venture Beast

In today's business landscape, women see professional development as crucial to moving up the corporate ladder and increasing their pay. Read More.

The Big Payoff of Application Analytics

Outdated or absent analytics won’t cut it in today's data-driven applications. And they won’t cut it for your end users, your development team, or your business. Learn how 5 companies used embedded analytics to achieve huge returns and greater value than anticipated.

Developers increasingly pair MongoDB with PostgreSQL, survey finds


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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IGDA report tackles the essentials of inclusive game design and development

Venture Beast

The mission is clear: game development must become inclusive for all backgrounds, including women, BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and differently abled. Read More.

Key Strategies for Cost Optimization in Application Design and Development


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.

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.

Storytelling: The Secret Weapon to Turning Your Data into Meaning

Speaker: Nils Davis, Principal, NPD Associates

Your end-user is important to your product’s development. However, this begs the question: “How do I tell if what I'm hearing from a customer is a need or 'just' a want?” Storytelling is critical for turning data into meaning and can be used for simple decision-making. In this session, Nils Davis will walkthrough a powerful model of what makes a great story.

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.

AT&T and H2O collab on feature store for AI developers

Venture Beast

Telecom giant AT&T and AI cloud firm H2O have jointly launched an AI feature store to help organizations accelerate AI development. Read More.

7 Software Development Models You Should Know


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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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.

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.

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.

Develop a Security Strategy for Cyber-Physical Systems


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.

3 Meaningful KPIs to Focus Agile Development, DevOps, and IT Ops to Deliver Business Outcomes

Social, Agile and Transformation

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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.

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.

Velocity raises $17M to spin up ‘production-like’ environments for software development

Venture Beast

Velocity, a startup developing a platform that allows developers to test and debug apps prior to production, has raised $17 million. Read More.

Swimm receives $27.6M to streamline automated software development

Venture Beast

Swimm says the investment will help it expand core platform functionality, improve automation and integration, and double its staff. 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.

Gartner: Citizen developers will soon outnumber professional coders 4 to 1

Venture Beast

The spike in business-driven automation is paving the way for citizen developers. Read More.

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.