How Continuous Integration Works, and The Big Benefit No One Talks About

Discover faster, more efficient performance monitoring with an enterprise APM product learning from your apps. Take the AppDynamics APM Guided Tour! In DevOps, Continuous Integration (CI) is increasingly the integration method of choice, in large part because of the speed at which it enables the release of new features, bug fixes, and product update. In a digital world that moves ...

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Giveaway Alert: The iPhone X

Want to Level Up Your Smartphone Experience? Well, you have come to the right place! We are giving away The New iPhone X Enter Now to Win a $999 Smartphone! It’s the phone that 7 ate 9 to get to. The excitement around iPhone X was so high they literally just jumped past 9 to get there, and now that it’s ...

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New Webinar: How Intuit Automates Root Cause Analysis at Scale

Hear from Intuit’s Staff Tools Engineer, Omer Azmon, how the team working on QuickBooks is automating root cause analysis For the developers working in Intuit’s Small Business Group, ensuring quality in their flagship product means confronting the challenges of daily code releases and noisy logs. With frequent deployments, developers need to quickly identify where errors originate so they can be ...

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Top 20 Online Programming Courses to Boost your Career

Do you want to know what is the best investment you can make with your time and money? Knowledge As a software developer you should be constantly acquiring new skills. This is the best way to advance your career and enjoy the rewards (monetary, emotional etc.). Towards that direction you should be reading books, devouring technical articles and staying informed ...

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Docker for Java Developers: Develop on Docker

1. Introduction In the last part of the tutorial we learned a number of ways to package (and run) Java applications as Docker containers. In this part we are going to focus more on how Docker impacts our development practices in a quite positive ways. Table Of Contents 1. Introduction 2. Docker from your IDE 2.1. Eclipse 2.2. IntelliJ IDEA ...

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How to map JSON collections using JPA and Hibernate

Introduction The open-source hibernate-types project allows you to map Java objects or Jackson JsonNode as JPA entity properties. Recently, thanks to our awesome contributors, we added support for type-safe collections to be persisted as JSON as well. In this article, you are going to see how to achieve this goal. Maven dependency First of all, you need to set up ...

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Creating opportunities to deliver value (as an Independent Scrum Caretaker)

I have wandered the fascinating realms of IT, technology and software development since graduating in 1992, except for the years of running a bookstore (1996-1999). I discovered an Agile way of working through eXtreme Programming and Scrum in 2003. It became my purpose, my belief and my core; spreading the Agile paradigm to help people create better products and humanize ...

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Measure Your Cost per Feature

As Mark Kilby and I work on the geographically distributed teams book, I realized this morning that we need to define cost per feature. I already wrote Wage Cost and Project Labor Cost and the management myth that it’s cheaper to hire people where the wages are less expensive. (It might be, but it might not be.) That’s because of ...

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