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How Facebook Achieves Rapid Release at Massive Scale

by Hrishikesh Barua Follow 4 Followers on  Sep 07, 2017

A recent article about Facebook’s release process covers its flexible methodology of pushing massive amounts of code changes to production for web and native mobile apps. It focuses on how they moved from a “cherry-picking” to a “push-from-master” strategy over a period of one year and their tools and processes for achieving it.

Java Follow 204 Followers

Java to Move to 6-Monthly Release Cadence

by Ben Evans Follow 10 Followers on  Sep 06, 2017 5

Oracle is proposing that Java switch to a 6-month cadence for releases, rather than the current two-year model. They are also announcing a move to make OpenJDK the primary JDK for developers and make OracleJDK a support-only offering.

Java Follow 204 Followers

QCon New York 2017: Migrating Speedment to Java 9

by Michael Redlich Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 02, 2017

Dan Lawesson, CSO at Speedment, presented “Migrating Speedment to Java 9” at this year’s QCon New York. Lawesson spoke to InfoQ about Speedment and how they are addressing the challenges of migrating Speedment to Java 9.

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Spring Boot 2.0 Will Feature Improved Actuator Endpoints

by Michael Redlich Follow 5 Followers on  Aug 31, 2017

The upcoming release of Spring Boot 2.0.0 M4 will feature an improved actuator endpoint infrastructure featuring new mapping, easier creation of user-defined endpoints, and improved security. Stéphane Nicoll, principal software engineer at Pivotal, spoke to InfoQ about these actuator endpoints.

Architecture & Design Follow 432 Followers

Microsoft .NET Architecture Guidance Released

by Michael Stiefel Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 30, 2017

Four application architecture guides are available from Microsoft's Developer Division and the Visual Studio product teams. This guidance covers four areas: Microservices, Docker, Web Applications with ASP.NET Core and Azure, and Enterprise Applications Using Xamarin Forms. Each guidance is contained in an eBook. There are two end-to-end reference applications that the guides use as examples.

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Apache OpenWebBeans Releases Meecrowave Server Version 1.0 for Java EE-Based Microservices

by Michael Redlich Follow 5 Followers on  Aug 30, 2017

Apache OpenWebBeans recently released version 1.0.0 of their Meecrowave project, a microservices server built on top of existing Apache projects utilizing servlets, CDI, JSON-P and JSON-B, and JAX-RS. Meecrowave may be used for microservices and standalone applications.

DevOps Follow 152 Followers

Choose Your Own Adventure: Chaos Engineering at QCon New York 2017

by Pierre-Luc Maheu Follow 1 Followers on  Aug 22, 2017

Nora Jones, senior chaos engineer at Netflix, talked about chaos engineering at QCon New York 2017. She presents different stages of chaos engineering adoption and gives stories from her previous experiences at Jet and Netflix.

DevOps Follow 152 Followers

Containers to Overtake VMs in Application Platform Space, Says SDxCentral Survey

by Hrishikesh Barua Follow 4 Followers on  Aug 21, 2017 4

One of the key findings of the 2017 Container and Cloud Orchestration Report from SDXCentral is that container adoption has steadily increased in the last two years and is set to overtake virtual machines (VMs) in the application platform space. In 2016, only 8% of respondents had deployed containers while this year, 45% are already using it.

Architecture & Design Follow 432 Followers

Distributed Schedulers with Microservice Architectures

by Andrew Morgan Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 19, 2017

Martin Campbell, microservices scalability expert at DigitalOcean, talked about running a microservice based architecture with a distributed scheduler at MicroXchg Berlin 2017. He focused primarily on the problems encountered along the way, and the tradeoffs between offerings like Kubernetes, Nomad, and Mesos.

DevOps Follow 152 Followers

Docker Enterprise Edition 17.06 Released with Support for Windows Server 2016 and IBM Z Mainframe

by Daniel Bryant Follow 38 Followers on  Aug 18, 2017

Docker has released Docker Enterprise Edition 17.06, with new support for Windows Server 2016 and IBM Z mainframe. With the inclusion of support for these new platforms, the Docker Blog states that Docker EE now delivers a consistent experience across Linux, Windows, and Linux-on-mainframe applications,.

Cloud Follow 42 Followers

AWS Release ‘SAM Local’ to Facilitate Local Build and Test of AWS Lambda Serverless Applications

by Daniel Bryant Follow 38 Followers on  Aug 18, 2017

AWS have released a new tool in beta, SAM Local, that makes it easy to build and test serverless AWS Lambda applications on a local dev machine. Core features provided by SAM Local include: the ability to test AWS Lambda functions locally running within Docker, a simple CLI to start a local API Gateway, and the generation of sample payloads for testing the handling of various AWS event sources.

Culture & Methods Follow 108 Followers

Adopting Agile and DevOps at Wyndham Vacation Rentals UK

by Ben Linders Follow 7 Followers on  Aug 17, 2017

Embedding agile and DevOps had a positive impact on the role of QA at Wyndham; focusing effort in the earlier lifecycle stages has led to smoother releases with fewer bugs and post-production issues. Business colleagues and customers are more involved throughout the delivery cycle, making testing a shared responsibility .

Cloud Follow 42 Followers

Microsoft Ships Azure Event Grid for Unified Event Processing

by Richard Seroter Follow 2 Followers on  Aug 16, 2017

Today, Microsoft released a novel service for ingesting and processing cloud events. The Azure Event Grid takes events generated from Azure services, or custom apps, and routes them to chosen handlers.

Cloud Follow 42 Followers

Amazon Web Services Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF)

by Daniel Bryant Follow 38 Followers on  Aug 10, 2017

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) has announced that Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined the CNCF as a platinum member with the goal of accelerating the development and deployment of cloud native technologies in its market-leading public cloud.

DevOps Follow 152 Followers

How Do You Fit a Core Banking System into a Few Containers? Insight from DOES EU 17

by Daniel Bryant Follow 38 Followers on  Aug 10, 2017

At the DevOps Enterprise Summit EU 2017, held in London, InfoQ sat down with Amine Boudali and Jose Quaresma and discussed key insights from their presentation “How Do You Fit a Core Banking System into a Few Containers?”

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