Developers movin’ on top: How open-source + cloud changed the landscape

Mike Wheatley | April 17th

One of the biggest ongoing conversations in tech right now pertains to the shifting role of developers, and what this will mean for IT departments. A recent survey by Puppet Labs shows that...»

Space programs join open source community, NASA releases source code catalogue

Saroj Kar | April 16th

One small step for NASA, a great gift for the open source community. The National Aeronautics And Space Administration (NASA) plans to release the source code of some 1,000 software projects this week. The U.S. space agency wants...»

Docker containers bring flexibility, agility to application deployment | #RHSummit

Alina Popescu | April 15th

Solomon Hyke, Founder and CTO of Docker, discussed the company's latest developments and their collaboration with Red Hat with theCUBE co-hosts John Furrier and Stu Miniman, live from this year's Red Hat Summit. "Red Hat is committing to...»

Windows Phone 8.1 download now available

Mellisa Tolentino | April 15th

Microsoft has revealed what new features Windows Phone 8.1 will deliver once it finally rolls out to consumers. Though it doesn’t seem like the new version of the OS will bring much, this

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Microsoft pitches ‘write once, run anywhere’ cross platform universal development with Visual Studio 2013 update

Saroj Kar | April 9th

To support “write once, run anywhere” application development on new Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Update 1, Microsoft announced the release of the Release Candidate of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2. This...»

Twitter is developing multi-tenancy database to support 6,000 tweets per second

Saroj Kar | April 8th

As Twitter is now considered the global platform for public conversation, the company’s storage requirements have grown as well. In recent days, Twitter experiences something on order of 5,000 to 10,000 tweets a second (see the...»

AWSSummit DevOps Round up: Composite application development accelerating DevOps 2.0 Model

Saroj Kar | April 8th

While the cloud allows most organizations easy access to nearly unlimited compute power, it also creates significant complexity and scaling challenges. Approaching these issues with the same IT strategy of years past will fail. Simply put, companies need...»

Build 2014 DevOps Round Up: Unified development platforms serve up DevOps

Saroj Kar | April 7th

Microsoft continues to woo the app development community and announced several new developer opportunities at Build 2014. These announcements included several interesting developer sessions focusing on Windows Phone...»

Microsoft makes web developer tool WinJS open source

Saroj Kar | April 7th

Microsoft has just had its JavaScript library WinJS placed under an open source license. WinJS, a JavaScript library that enables a native-quality experience in Windows Runtime apps using familiar web technologies like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, is now ...»

Build 2014 DevOps Round Up: One Microsoft service across platforms for developers

Saroj Kar | April 4th

Build, Microsoft’s annual conference for independent, third-party developers, is taking place through April 2 to April 4 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The Build Developer Conference...»