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Article :: Declarations

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Mughal and Rasmussen cover the Java SE 8 OCA Exam objectives having to do with Declarations.

Article :: Shader Fundamentals

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Discusses the major features of the OpenGL Shading Language and SPIR-V, demonstrating how to initialize and use them within an application.

Article :: Using Functions

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

SQL expert Larry Rockoff introduces a way to perform calculations on the individual data items retrieved from a database.

Article :: Aerospace and Defense

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

AR expert Steve Aukstakalnis presents case studies of AR being used in aerospace and defence.

Article :: Agile in General

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Daniel Gullo, also known as “the hardest working man in Agile”, explores concepts that touch on various different areas and concepts of Agility in general.

Article :: Distribute Your Work

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Veteran technology and business executives discuss scaling databases and services through cloning and replication, separating functionality or services, and splitting similar data sets across storage and application systems.

Article :: LeSS

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Craig Larman and Bas Vodde outline what Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS) is, its background, and how it can help you scale agility in large organizations.

Article :: The Chord Diagram

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Barrett Clark demonstrates how to build a chord diagram through the process of creating a new app for flight departures.

Article :: Organizing the Parts of a Program in C++

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Find out why you should learn C++, how C++ programs are organized, and understand the benefits of comments and functions in C++.

Article :: Block Storage Cloud

Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Elizabeth Joseph introduces the concept of block storage and provides example usage. The basics of OpenStack Cinder block storage architecture are explained, and then you are walked through configuration.

Article :: Customizing Ubuntu for Performance, Accessibility, and Fun

Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

There is an enormous number of services you can run on an Ubuntu server. Matthew Helmke, Elizabeth Joseph, and Jose Rey highlight some of the more popular services, from Web to e-mail to file services.

Article :: Testability from a Developer's Perspective

Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Why should the developer care about testability? Alexander Tarlinder presents the case for testable software and its benefits. The quality attribute testability is broken down into observability, controllability, and smallness and explained further.

Article :: The Testing Vocabulary

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Stephen Kochan and Patrick Wood provide tutorials on tools useful in writing shell programs and discuss regular expressions used by many Unix commands.

Article :: Agile Process Maturity

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Agile process maturity is a very important consideration when implementing an agile ALM. But what exactly does process maturity really mean in an agile context? Bob Aiello and Leslie Sachs examine the factors that affect agile process maturity from a number of different perspectives.

Article :: Case Study: Commuter Rail Mobile App

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

David Platt demonstrates how the UX skills presented in The Joy of UX all work together by showing how to design a new mobile app for Boston’s commuter rail system.

Article :: Converting Nonusers to Users

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Marketing experts Jagdish N. Sheth, Mona Sinha, and Reshma Shah present the case for entering and competing in emerging markets and provide the background to their marketing breakout strategies.

Article :: Design Values

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Game designer Colleen Macklin and technical author John Sharp introduce an important tool for guiding a game’s design through the iterative process, including three case studies showing how design values can guide a game’s design.

Article :: Designing the Application

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Microsoft Azure team members cover some considerations for architecting and designing an application using a microservice architectural style, as well as the paths to a microservices architecture.

Article :: General-Purpose Methods and Practices

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Professor and author Diomidis Spinellis outlines 13 methods that can help you debug diverse software and systems failures including automation, specialized monitoring, housecleaning, and more.

Article :: Building a Custom Linux Distribution

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Build your own operating system images. Rudolf Streif details how to use the Yocto Project to create your own customized Linux distribution and provides an overview of the Linux distribution blueprints available with the build system and how to customize them.

Article :: Open Source: GitHub for .NET Developers, Part 3: Documents and Statistics

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

In the third and final article of this series, Alessandro Del Sole explains how to create documentation for an open source repository and how to use GitHub's built-in statistical tools to analyze project activity.

Article :: Using Regression to Test Differences Between Group Means

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Analysis expert Conrad Carlberg discusses the use of regression analysis to analyze the influence of nominal variables (such as make of car or type of medical treatment) on interval variables (such as gas mileage or levels of indicators in blood tests).

Article :: You Are Who You Are Because of Your Choices

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Recognized thought leader Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn outlines her philosophy of life and success. Everyone has experiences in life that challenge them—she calls these events contrast. She explains how, if you ground yourself in an operating model of love and build mental discipline and emotional intelligence, you will be able to use these challenges to learn and grow.

Article :: Database as a Service Concepts-360 Degrees

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Oracle technologists explain the cloud computing implementation as it relates to database as a service (DBaaS).

Article :: Dealing with Latch and Mutex Contention

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Latches and mutexes are similar to locks, and their very nature creates the potential for contention. In this chapter from Oracle Database Problem Solving and Troubleshooting Handbook, the authors review the latch and mutex implementation in Oracle before looking at specific contention scenarios.