Although politics and warfare have little to do with software development, just like politicians and generals, developers must lead subordinates, coordinate efforts between teams, find the best strategies to resolve problems, and administer resources.
by Adam Monago Adam Monago is vice president of digital strategy at ThoughtWorks. To learn more about ThoughtWorks ongoing contributions to the Open Source Software movement please visit www.thoughtworks.com/open-source. When you hear open source software, what do you think of? Software developers hunched over keyboards, fueled by sugar and caffeine, or a recent request by
It is clear that Redis is taking off as a leading in-memory database solution, but what is it, exactly, that makes Redis so attractive to startups and application developers alike?
by Anne Friend Build your own cloud? With free open source? Too good to be true? Not quite. OpenStack provides you with the opportunity to make resources available to your people by creating your own cloud without paying huge software license fees — that’s true. But in the years we at Mirantis have been building
It’s common for commercial products to use Cryptography with credit cards and DVD content scrambling. What’s relatively new is the conscious, routine use of crypto for communications and data protection by people for themselves. by Vikram Kumar (Mega’s CEO)
by Alon Alroy Chances are, at this moment, your phone is in your pocket, hand, or sitting on your desk close by. As our everyday dependence on mobile grows, its impact on the way we interact with people and content grows as well. When it comes to events and conferences, the smartphone is one of
Technology vs Human Interaction – In the war of people vs robots, and automation reducing the need for human assistance, romance should always be organized and curated by people.