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...»

Galera Cluster excels at both synchronicity and scalability | #PerconaLive

Alan McStravick | April 4th

General Manager of SiliconANGLE’s theCUBE, Jeff Frick, welcomed the co-founder of Codership, Alex Yurchenko, to speak about his new product, Galera Cluster which, it should be noted, was recognized at this week’s #PerconaLive event with the MySQL...»

Microsoft woos developers with Visual Studio Online

Mike Wheatley | April 4th

Microsoft has finally realized that there's a growing crowd of developers and techies who just don't do Windows anymore. Case in point – last week's rebranding of Windows Azure, now called Microsoft Azure....»

Competition and innovation benefit all MySQL users |#PerconaLive

Alan McStravick | April 4th

At the end of day 1 of this week’s #PerconaLive event, co-founder and CEO of Percona, Peter Zaitsev, joined John Furrier and Jeff Kelly in theCUBE to discuss this year’s event, developments in the MySQL community and...»

MySQL is “still in the running, and very vibrant” | #PerconaLive

Alan McStravick | April 3rd

At this week’s #PerconaLive event, SiliconANGLE’s theCUBE welcomed Robert Hodges for his first appearance to discuss how the company he helms as CEO, Continuent, has been working with the MySQL community to affect better and more effective...»