CW Developer Network:

October, 2018


October 30, 2018  11:16 AM

Okta API lead: how to secure the API economy

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

This is a guest post for the Computer Weekly Developer Network written by Keith Casey in his capacity as API problem solver (yes, real job title) at identity management specialist company

October 30, 2018  8:30 AM

Microservices no longer a fad, hoverboards still flaky

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Microservices you say? An approach to contemporary software application development in which an (often...


October 24, 2018  8:57 AM

SAP TechEd Barcelona: the developer view

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

German softwarehaus SAP held its annual European TechEd technical conference in Barcelona this week. So was it technical? Yes, any keynote with command line code presentations surely ranks as technical. CTO of SAP and president SAP Cloud Platform


October 24, 2018  7:29 AM

SAP developer lead: how we win hearts & minds

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Afternoon sessions at this year's SAP TechEd Europe 2018 in Barcelona opened up the opportunity to speak to Thomas Grassl, SAP’s global head for developer and community relations. The Computer Weekly Developer Network sat with SAP's...


October 15, 2018  2:00 AM

What is optimisation-as-code?

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

There’s code optimisation, which, obviously, is a process where software application developers focus on an existing code base and work to improve it in terms of its total number of executable lines, its demands upon memory and other system resources such as its...


October 9, 2018  8:03 PM

Spiceworks puts ‘personalisation factor’ into IT procurement

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Technology marketplace company Spiceworks has detailed how it thinks new Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities can be used to drive a 'new personalisation factor' at the connection point between technology buyers and sellers. The firm estimates the IT industry to be worth as much as US$3...


October 9, 2018  7:13 PM

Postman assesses state of the Aye-Pee-Eye (API) nation

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Application Programming Interface (API) development company Postman has conducted a state of APIs survey. Well, an API dev tools company would, wouldn’t it? Questioning its 5 million community members --...


October 9, 2018  4:21 PM

Plankers: why midnight 00:00 is a dumb deadline

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

How many times have you heard people tell you that ‘deadline for submissions is midnight on Tuesday’ (or insert weekday of your choice)..? Sysadmin guru and technology commentator extraordinaire Bob Plankers thinks it’s confusing, if not...


October 9, 2018  3:01 PM

Appian: 50 percent of software “ends in failure”

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Low-code application development company Appian has conducted its Future of Work survey through IDG. Before looking at the ‘findings’, let’s remember the three cynical forewarnings that should (arguably) proceed any technology survey:

  1. Companies often conduct surveys when they...


October 9, 2018  3:01 PM

Spiceworks AI-automates the network inventory, in a free app

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater

Technology 'marketplace' and collaboration platform company Spiceworks held its annual developer, customer, partner and related tech-practitioner conference this month in the Texan capital city of Austin this month. Whichever way you cut it, Spiceworks pretty much had to call its convention...


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