Shift left testing is an approach used to speed software testing and facilitate development by moving the testing process to an earlier point in the development cycle. Shifting left is a reference to moving testing to the left on a timeline.
Information governance is a holistic approach to managing corporate information by implementing processes, roles, controls and metrics that treat information as a valuable business asset.
A quant (quantitative analyst) is a financial industry professional whose qualifications also include advanced mathematics and computer skills. Continued… Quote of the Day
A Hadoop cluster is a special type of computational cluster designed specifically for storing and analyzing huge amounts of unstructured data in a distributed computing environment. Continued... Quote...
Sharding is a type of database partitioning that separates very large databases the into smaller, faster, more easily managed parts called data shards. The word shard means a small part of a whole.
Social media analytics is the practice of gathering data from blogs and social media websites and analyzing that data to make business decisions. The most common use of social media analytics is to mine customer sentiment in order to support marketing and customer service activities.
Noisy neighbor is a phrase used to describe a cloud computing infrastructure co-tenant that monopolizes bandwidth, disk I/O, CPU and other resources, and can negatively affect other users' cloud performance. The noisy neighbor effect causes other virtual machines and applications that share the...
Application performance monitoring (APM) is an area of information technology (IT) that focuses on making sure software application programs perform as expected. The goal of performance monitoring is to provide end users with a quality end-user experience.
Remote Desktop Session Host (RDSH) is a role in Remote Desktop Services (RDS), which was known as or Terminal Services prior to Windows Server 2008 R2. RDSH servers host Windows applications or desktops that are accessed by remote users over a network connection.
WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communications) is an open source project that seeks to embed real-time voice, text and video communications capabilities in Web browsers.