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    What Should Software Engineers Know about GDPR?

    by Arto Santala Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 10, 2017 3

    EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is moving out of the transition period next summer to become enforceable GDPR strongly emphasizes risk-based thinking; you take every step to mitigate privacy risks until the risks become something you can tolerate. As a software developer, this will affect you. This is what you need to know.

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    Relearning to Learn

    by Don Denoncourt Follow 2 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017 4

    For my 30 plus years in tech, I've been reading and listening to tech mostly wrong. After in depth investigation into learning strategies, I've restructured my knowledge acquisition process. Find out how I've taken control of my learning queue, how I now perform active reading while taking creative notes, and hear how to use reflection and quizzing to lock knowledge in.

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    Soft Skill Patterns for Software Developers: The “Learning from Unintended Failures” Pattern

    by Kevin Jackson Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 05, 2017

    Soft Skill Patterns describe human behaviours that effectively solve recurring problems. The "Learning from Unintended Failures" pattern helps us improve the resilience of a system after a failure. The pattern follows 4 steps: identify a failure, quickly resolve any immediate impact, analyse root cause and system behaviour during the failure, and finally generate and implement improvement ideas.

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The Value of Logging within Cloud Native Applications: A Q&A with Kresten Krab

Posted by Daniel Bryant Follow 372 Followers on  Dec 04, 2017

InfoQ recently sat down with Kresten Krab, CTO at Humio, and discussed the role of logging within the overall topic of system observability.

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Customize Your Agile Approach: What Kinds of Leadership Does Your Project Need?

Posted by Johanna Rothman Follow 5 Followers on  Dec 02, 2017

This fourth article about customizing your agile approach explores the kind of leadership your project might need and who might provide it. 1

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Introducing Obevo: Get Your Database SDLC under Control

Posted by Shant Stepanian Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 01, 2017

In this article, we will describe how Obevo, Goldman Sachs' recently open-sourced DB Deployment utility, helped many of our enterprise applications get their databases under SDLC control. 5

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InfoQ Call for Articles

Posted by Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 01, 2017

InfoQ encourages practitioners and domain experts to submit feature-length papers.

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Cryptocurrency and Online Multiplayer Games

Posted by Anton Telitsyn Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 30, 2017

The cryptocurrency gaming segment is very young and there are several pros and cons to be taken into account before entering this new and volatile field.

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Q&A on the Book "A Seat at the Table"

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 13 Followers on  Nov 29, 2017

In the book A Seat at the Table, Mark Schwartz explores what IT leadership looks like in an agile environment, advising CIOs to set a vision for IT and take accountability for business outcomes.

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Uwe Friedrichsen on Functional Service Design and Observability

Posted by Daniel Bryant Follow 372 Followers on  Nov 27, 2017

At the microXchg 2017 conference Uwe Friedrichsen discussed the core concepts of “Resilient Functional Service Design” and how to create observable systems. 1

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Scaling Agile - Master Planning Together

Posted by Ole Jepsen Follow 7 Followers on  Nov 26, 2017

This third article in the series about making scaled agile work explores how to do the master planning together. It builds on top of slicing stories and building a common understanding. 3

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Understanding Monads. A Guide for the Perplexed

Posted by Barry Burd Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 24, 2017

With the recent explosion of functional programming, the "monad" is again striking fear into the hearts of newcomers. Functional Programming instructor Dr. Barry Burd clarifies this slippery critter. 7

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