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November 1, 2018  3:08 PM

How to learn software development tools faster

George Lawton Profile: George Lawton

The rapid pace of innovation in app development tools means developers have a much richer toolbox for writing better code. It also demands a much faster...

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November 1, 2018  2:44 PM

Reinhold advocates adding fiber to your Java diet in Oracle Code One keynote

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

At last year’s JavaOne, Mark Reinhold, Chief Architect, Java Platform Group, introduced a forthcoming rapid release cadence in which a new version of Java would be produced every six months. The release train would always leave the station on time. If a planned feature wasn’t ready, it’d have...


October 23, 2018  2:17 PM

Lamenting the death of JavaOne at Oracle Code One 2018

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

As Oracle announced this past April, JavaOne 2017 would be the last of its kind.  The Oracle Open World (OOW) conference will now refer to its developer-centric segment as...


October 22, 2018  1:12 AM

Five Oracle Code One sessions you don’t want to miss

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

Going over my Oracle Code One schedule for 2018, there are five sessions that I'm particularly interesting in attending:

  1. From Monoliths to Pragmatic Microservices with Java EE
  2. Automating Your CI/CD Stack with Java and Groovy
  3. Fully Reactive: Spring, Kotlin,...


October 21, 2018  3:42 AM

How to get the most out of Oracle Code One

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

If Oracle Code One 2018 is your first time attending a major software conference, it will serve you well to follow some sage advice and insights from a veteran attendee of past JavaOne and Oracle Open World (OOW) conferences. The first piece of advice, for which it is currently far too late to...


October 2, 2018  8:15 PM

Is there a place for old developers on young development teams?

BobReselman BobReselman Profile: BobReselman

It’s a tale too often told. A young developer shows up bright eyed and bushy tailed to start a new career in software development. There’s code to create, documentation to write, and problems to solve. The world is a never-ending adventure.

Before you...


October 2, 2018  1:40 PM

False ‘DevOps encompasses culture and collaboration’ myth destroyed

cameronmcnz Cameron McKenzie Profile: cameronmcnz

There are plenty of concerns organizations should have as they purchase a trip-tik and chart a path across their DevOps roadmap, but hand wringing about nurturing a DevOps culture and fostering an environment of collaboration and communication between operations and development teams isn't one of...


October 1, 2018  11:39 PM

How women in technology expand the cloud horizon

Daisy.McCarty Profile: Daisy.McCarty

Cloud computing has been around for more than a decade and has matured at a remarkable rate. Today, most organizations can’t imagine surviving without the cloud—even if they still host some resources on premise. With technological maturity comes increasing complexity. Here’s an exploration of...


October 1, 2018  11:37 PM

How diversity in the workforce leads to better IoT solutions

Daisy.McCarty Profile: Daisy.McCarty

The Internet of Things has a great deal of allure for consumers and businesses alike. It holds the promise of easing the tedium of mundane tasks, creating greater connection, and bringing new concepts to life. Men and women alike find value in these advances. Yet, as in most areas of technology,...


October 1, 2018  11:36 PM

How big data and AI bring synergies to data science

Daisy.McCarty Profile: Daisy.McCarty

Data science is having its day in the sun, delivering a wealth of possibilities for women in technology. Talent is in high demand, open source is democratizing access, and innovation is blossoming. This roundup of insights and advice from female tech leaders highlights the potential of this...


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