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Microsoft Quantum Development Kit Available to Developers

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 13, 2017 1

Microsoft announced its plans to build a quantum computer at its Ignite conference and promised a development kit. Now, the Microsoft Quantum Development Kit has become available as a free preview.

Development Follow 225 Followers

Language Server Protocol Support for Visual Studio

by Jonathan Allen Follow 255 Followers on  Dec 13, 2017

Like Visual Studio Code and a variety of editors, Visual Studio is adding support for the Language Server Protocol. This will allow new programming languages to be added to Visual Studio with a fraction of the effort currently required.

Java Follow 485 Followers

The First Nine Projects Proposed for EE4J

by Michael Redlich Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 13, 2017

As part of the process to transition Oracle Java EE 8 and GlassFish technologies to the Eclipse Foundation, the first nine projects have been proposed to ultimately be included in the Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J). Dmitry Kornilov, senior software development manager at Oracle, and Michael Milinkovich, executive director at the Eclipse Foundation, spoke to InfoQ about these new projects.

.NET Follow 154 Followers

Easing into .NET Core with the Windows Compatibility Pack

by Jonathan Allen Follow 255 Followers on  Dec 12, 2017

Microsoft is making it easier to migrate applications onto .NET Core and Linux with the Windows Compatibility Pack for .NET Core.

Java Follow 485 Followers

SpringOne 2017 - Chat with Pivotal about the Conference, Spring, Reactor, WebFlux and Other Goodies

by Victor Grazi Follow 11 Followers on  Dec 12, 2017

InfoQ speaks to Pieter Humphrey and Simon Basle about the SpringOne Platform 2017 conference, Project Reactor, WebFlux, and general Spring things.

Data Science Follow 378 Followers

Amazon's Graph Database Neptune Supports Read Replicas, Point-in-Time Recovery and S3 backup

by Srini Penchikala Follow 17 Followers on  Dec 11, 2017

Amazon's new graph NoSQL database Neptune can be used to build and run applications that work with highly connected datasets. It also supports read replicas, point-in-time recovery, continuous backup to Amazon S3, and replication across Availability Zones (AZ).

Development Follow 225 Followers

Clojure 1.9 Brings Spec and More Language Features

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 11, 2017

As InfoQ previously reported, the most interesting new feature in the recently released Clojure 1.9 is Spec, which provides a standard and integrated system for the specification and testing of data and functions.

DevOps Follow 356 Followers

OpenStack Foundation Announces New Container Project

by Hrishikesh Barua Follow 5 Followers on  Dec 11, 2017

The OpenStack Foundation announced a new container project called Kata Containers, born out of contributions from Intel’s Clear Containers and Hyper’s runV projects. The project is compatible with the Open Container Initiative (OCI) as well as Kubernetes’ Container Runtime Interface (CRI).

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Improving .NET Performance by Reducing Memory Usage

by Jonathan Allen Follow 255 Followers on  Dec 11, 2017 4

A persistent myth in .NET is that memory allocations don’t affect performance. In this report we take a look at the source of that myth and offer advice on how to reduce memory usage.

Development Follow 225 Followers

The Hottest Tech Trends in 2018 According to GitHub

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 10, 2017

Data, workflow integration, and open source tools are among the trends that Jason Warner, GitHub senior vice-president of technology, identifies as key for company success in 2018.

Java Follow 485 Followers

SpringOne 2017 - Day 2 - Juergen Hoeller on Spring's Mission

by Victor Grazi Follow 11 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017 1

The SpringOne Plaform Conference Day 2 keynote was well organized and replete with surprises, including keynotes by SpringFramework lead Juergen Hoeller and Microsoft Distinguished Engineer - one of the Gang of Four - Dr. Erich Gamma, among many notable others.

Mobile Follow 76 Followers

Final Android 8.1 Oreo Brings Oreo Go for Low-Memory Devices

by Sergio De Simone Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017

A month after becoming available as a developer preview, Android 8.1 Oreo 8.1 has reached its final release. In addition to what InfoQ already reported, with Oreo 8.1 comes the new Android Oreo (Go edition) configuration that is specifically targeting low-memory devices.

Cloud Follow 109 Followers

Microsoft Announces Public Preview of IoT Edge

by Martin Abbott Follow 1 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017 2

During the recent Connect(); conference, Microsoft announced a new version of the IoT Gateway Software Development Kit (SDK) called IoT Edge to provide edge computing in IoT scenarios.

.NET Follow 154 Followers

5th Update to Visual Studio 2017 Expands Debugging Tools

by Jeff Martin Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017

The fifth update to Visual Studio 2017 has reached general availability and brings another batch of improvements to Microsoft's popular developer tool. Version 15.5 focuses on improvements to the debugger tools, faster C#/VB solution loading times, and expanded C++17 support.

Culture & Methods Follow 282 Followers

How Do We Automate Testing?

by Ben Linders Follow 12 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017

Test automation will demand time and attention, but when done the right way, is worth the investment. Don’t overdo automation; instead, focus on the needs and requirements. Having clean and easy-to-read code is very important to keep your test suite maintainable.

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