Oracle Code San Francisco And JavaOne Will Immerse Developers In New Tools
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Oracle Code San Francisco And JavaOne Will Immerse Developers In New Tools

When the guru who coined the term DevOps contends that delivering services over container is losing ground to so-called “serverless” logic in the cloud—you listen. Self-styled “DevOps enthusiast” Patrick Debois plans during his keynote at the Oracle Code San Francisco developer event to explain how DevOps is evolving in a serverless world, with emerging practices and promise theory to explain the move away from command-and-control applications. Continue reading

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Bad Design: the ‘dark patterns’ of unethical, addictive software
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Bad Design: the ‘dark patterns’ of unethical, addictive software

Originally published August 14th, 2017 in SD Times We’ve all fallen prey to them at one time or another: Design techniques such as the bait-and-switch, disguised ads, faraway billing, friend spam and sneaking items into the checkout cart. These “dark patterns” are interfaces are “carefully crafted to trick users into doing things, such as buying insurance … Continue reading

How SuiteBox Uses Oracle Cloud To Revolutionize Collaboration In Financial Services
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How SuiteBox Uses Oracle Cloud To Revolutionize Collaboration In Financial Services

When New Zealand–based SuiteBox launched six years ago, it started out supplementing annual company meetings with online video. But a few years in, the startup had the foresight to pivot. The new target? A market that Skype, FaceTime, Google Hangouts, DocuSign, and WebEx had missed: virtual meetings in the financial world. Continue reading

Automation Not Optional: How Containers, Microservices, and Serverless Apps Change the Cloud
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Automation Not Optional: How Containers, Microservices, and Serverless Apps Change the Cloud

With the popularity of containers and microservices, developers can push out a new crop of cloud-native applications faster than ever. But technologies that make developers’ lives easier still tend to create complexity for the IT operations teams that have to keep those apps running, warns Daniel Lopez Ridruejo, cofounder and CEO of San Francisco-based Bitnami, which provides open source application packages for Oracle Cloud and other IT infrastructure service providers.
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