Open source project CloudState wants to make serverless more complete
Serverless technology is the way for developers to develop applications without having to think about hardware limitations. So far, however, serverless can only be used for functional programming, but CloudState wants to break this barrier.
CloudState is an open source project by Lightbend that s... Read more
Citrix expands open source integrations
Citrix informs Techzine that it will expand open source integrations. This should allow companies to use cloud environments from different providers. Businesses need to be able to switch to the cloud more quickly.
The company also reports that Citrix ADC (Application Delivery Controller) has obta... Read more
Mendix adds AI functions to lowcode platform
Mendix adds extra artificial intelligence (AI) functionalities to its lowcode platform to make things easier for developers. Machine learning algorithms are added to Mendix Assist to create coding suggestions.
The algorithms have been trained by using data from 5 million application models, accor... Read more
Red Hat introduces OpenShift Service Mesh
Red Hat announces that it is launching OpenShift Service Mesh, a service for better management of service-to-service communication. The service must make the deployment and cooperation of microservices easier and less time-consuming.
The service is intended to manage data traffic, enforce polici... Read more
Programming language Python available in Azure Functions
Azure Functions 2.0 now supports the Python 3.6 programming language. The support for Python on Microsoft's serverless service was announced in a blog post.
AWS, a competitor of Microsoft, already had support for Python in Lambda Functions. Now the programming language can also be used for Azure ... Read more
Developers accuse Apple of unfair competition
A number of app developers have written a letter to Tim Cook, Apple's CEO. The group believes that certain changes in iOS 13 lead to negative effects on the development of their apps.
In iOS 13, a number of changes have been made in terms of privacy. Apple is trying to prevent the misuse of locat... Read more
CloudBees starts preview of Software Delivery Management platform
Software delivery tool provider CloudBees has announced a preview of its new software delivery management (SDM) platform. The product is intended to make it easier for all kinds of teams to work together.
The platform should be able to be deployed by teams that can include employees such as mark... Read more
CloudBees launches new versions of Flow and Accelerator platforms
CloudBees has launched new versions of its Flow and Accelerator platforms. The updates revolve around automation and the addition of support for secure communication and Android Q.
Version 9.1 of Flow receives new updates to increase the efficiency of developer teams by orchestrating and automating ... Read more
New emerging profession: the UX-manager
A new professional group is approaching that operates on the cutting edge of development, architecture and design, according to ZDNet. This role, user experience (UX) manager, is increasingly being sought because organisations realise that having a good user experience is extremely important, especi... Read more
Adult DevOps processes greatly increase the chances of early detection errors
Security teams in organizations with mature DevOps processes are three times more likely to find errors before the code is merged. This is evident from the third edition of the annual GitLab Survey among more than 4,000 respondents.
A mature DevOps process also appears to have a positive influence o... Read more