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The decline of Heroku

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Heroku has long been held up as the gold-standard platform as a service (PaaS) for software developers to easily deploy their code without having to worry about the underlying infrastructure, while others see it as akin to

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Our cloud complexity bias may be hurting business

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I was listening to my podcast feed again this weekend, and beyond the true crime shows, I did listen to something more work related. The question asked on this episode was a profound one, not typically asked in the tech

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Data lineage: What it is and why it’s important

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Databases are good at inserting, updating, querying, and deleting data and representing the data’s current state. Developers rely on data consistency so APIs can perform the correct transactions and applications can retrieve

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4 key tests for your AI explainability toolkit

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Until recently, explainability was largely seen as an important but narrowly scoped requirement towards the end of the AI model development process. Now, explainability is being regarded as a multi-layered requirement that

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Are industry clouds an opportunity or a distraction?

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Industry clouds are a bundle of cloud services, tools, and applications that focus on the most important use cases in a specific industry. The most common industry clouds are designed for the retail, healthcare, government,

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Eclipse hosts Visual Studio Code extensions marketplace

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Open VSX Registry, a repository of extensions for Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code and other developer tools, is now under the jurisdiction of the Eclipse Foundation. Bult on the Eclipse Open VSX project, the public repository

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ECMAScript 2021 spec for JavaScript nears the finish line

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ECMAScript 2021, the planned next version of the official specification underlying JavaScript, is set to add capabilities for strings and promises. The specification is under the jurisdiction of ECMA International. Expected

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Deno Company forms to back Node.js rival

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The creators of Deno have formed the Deno Company, a business venture around the JavaScript/TypeScript runtime and rival to Node.js. In a bulletin on March 29, Deno creator Ryan Dahl and Bert Belder, both of whom also led

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Artillery: Finding open source success between dev and ops

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Given enough cash and luck, you can manufacture a pop phenomenon like One Direction. But if you want to foster a popular open source project, no amount of cash is going to buy success. Instead, as Artillery.io founder Hassy

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Ensuring that citizen developers build AI responsibly

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The AI industry is playing a dangerous game right now in its embrace of a new generation of citizen developers. On the one hand, AI solution providers, consultants, and others are talking a good talk around “responsible

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3 surefire ways to kill your multicloud deployment

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Flexera’s report confirms that multicloud deployments are increasingly a two-cloud race between public cloud providers. Among all respondents, 50% of enterprises have significant workloads on AWS, and 41% run those significant

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Microsoft, Google address browser compatibility issues

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Microsoft and Google are partnering to promote web browser compatibility around a number of CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) features, with an effort called #Compat2021. Also involving open source software consulting firm Igalia

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Ruby-like Crystal 1.0 makes its debut

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Version 1.0 of the Ruby-like Crystal language has arrived, with its creators promising language stability for all 1.x releases going forward. Users can expect all Crystal 1.x releases to be backward compatible, with no breaking

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Adam Selipsky returns to AWS as CEO. Now what?

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It’s official: Tableau CEO Adam Selipsky is returning to AWS to take over as CEO when Andy Jassy takes the top job at Amazon later this year. This is a surprising outcome, as many observers expected an internal hire

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Cloud spending outstrips on-premises investments for the first time

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Enterprise spending on cloud infrastructure bypassed spending on data center hardware and software for the first time in 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated a decade-long industry trend towards running enterprise