In little over a decade, Africa has gone from being a region where it’s still hard to find power lines, fixed-line telecom infrastructure, and personal computers to being the second-most mobile-connected continent where about 15% of the billion inhabitants own a cell phone.
This eMag brings together a number of articles that explore ways to consciously design your culture, how to nurture and grow attitudes of craftsmanship and professionalism in teams, how to create places which are great to work in that get great outcomes, and how to make a profit.
Why do some companies excel with agile and others see virtually no improvement? The difference is culture and an understanding that agile is a framework for deep cultural change instead of a process or set of practices to increase efficiency. Why Agile Works: The Values Behind the Results focuses on why and how agile works and where agile should take organizations in terms of values.
If there were ever any question that Java was the de facto standard for server side enterprise development, Java 8 has certainly quelled that one. The world now anxiously awaits Java 9 and the innovations it promises. Oracle has slated Java 9 for a March 2017 release. In this eMag, we take a look at what’s on the scheduled horizon for Java 9 and beyond.
In this e-mag, we explore some of those patterns through testimonies from their practitioners and through analysis by consultants in the field who have been exposed to multiple DevOps adoption initiatives.
This eMag provides a concise review of all that is essential for developers to know for building apps for the latest release of Apple’s mobile OS. This eMag is essentially based on the video sessions from WWDC that Apple made available to developers and tries to enrich them with links to reference material that has become meanwhile available online.
The JHipster Mini-book is a guide to getting started with hip technologies today: AngularJS, Bootstrap and Spring Boot. This book shows you how to build an app with JHipster, and guides you through the plethora of tools, techniques and options you can use. Furthermore, it explains the UI and API building blocks so you understand the underpinnings of your great application.
This eMag focuses on the graph database landscape and the real world use cases of graph databases. It includes articles and interviews covering topics like data modeling in graph databases and how companies use graph databases in their application. It also includes an article on full stack web development using a graph database.
In this eMag, you’ll find practical advice from leading practitioners in cloud. Discover new ideas and considerations for planning out workload migrations.
This eMag offers readers tactical approaches to building software experiences that your users will love. Break down existing silos and create an environment for cross-collaborative teams: placing technology, business and user experience design at the core.
We all recognise that world is inherently complex but what does this mean? This mini-book started out as a series of papers that were experiential in nature and which were intended to provide an introduction to complexity, the Cynefin framework in particular and some of its related practices that allow us to make sense of the world and to know enough to act.
In this eMag we take a look at the state of the art for the microservice architectural style in both theory and practice. Amongst others Martin Fowler talks about Microservice trade-offs, Eric Evans explores the interplay of Domain-Driven Design, microservices, event-sourcing, and CQRS, Randy Shoup talks about Lessons from Google and eBay, and Yoni Goldberg describes Gilt’s experience.