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Eric Minick05/29/13
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Use Templates to Scale to Continuous Integration

Having each developer (development team) configure their continuous integration tool’s build jobs is extra work for the team, leads to inconsistencies/mistakes, and the overall build system becomes a pain to manage.

Tom O'connor05/29/13
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Lightning Post: Dumping MS DNS to Bind

It's entirely possible to use BIND (or PowerDNS, for that matter) as a DNS server instead of the integrated MS DNS service that's bundled with Windows Server.

Tim Blackburn05/28/13
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3 Online IDEs That Rock

Did you ever imagine that someday it would be possible to code in the cloud? Create an app, test and debug it and deploy to a production PaaS, entirely in the cloud? Well, the good old desktop days are gone.

Roi Gamliel05/28/13
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The Delicate Dev-QA Relationship

Success is directly influenced by the ability of your QA and Dev teams to work well together. Failing to understand the relationship between QA and Dev will take your product/team in the opposite direction. There is a delicate relationship between the two, and a certain tension that must be confronted and not overlooked.

Juha Ylitalo05/28/13
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Instant Cucumber BDD How-to

Even if you've used cucumber before you might learn trick or two about how to streamline your workflow (or get quick introduction to rails).

Serkan Özal05/28/13
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Amazon S3 Parallel MultiPart File Upload

In this blog post, I will present a simple tutorial on uploading a large file to Amazon S3 as fast as the network supports.

Patrick Debois05/27/13
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Infrastructure as Code - A Comprehensive Overview

I've been tracking infrastructure as code for a few years now. Over the years it has gotten closer to real code. Close, but no cigar yet...

Kris Buytaert05/26/13
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Why You Shouldn't Hire a DevOps Engineer

Lately there have been a lot of organizations trying to hire a DevOps engineer. I myself have been asked to fill in DevOps roles. There are a number of issues with that.

Daniel Doubrovkine05/26/13
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Building and Scaling a Test-Driven Culture

I gave a talk last week at AppNexus on building and scaling a test-driven culture...

Eric Gregory05/25/13
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Links You Don't Want To Miss (Memorial Day Weekend Edition)

It’s Memorial Day Weekend in the US, and the Internet’s a little quiet. To tide you over, we've got the latest in quantum imaging and entanglement, programming language rundowns from both JRuby creator Charles Nutter and Middle Earth, the most maddening ninja-related game you'll ever play, and much more.

Rachael Jetkins05/25/13
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Activities That Need Dedicated Hosting

Dedicated hosting provides with a customizable server environment, through which the root of the server can be accessed for the purpose of software configuration modification.

Romain Manni-bucau05/24/13
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Puppet 3 Starter

Puppet and Chef are two buzzwords these days but do you know what it is exactly? Puppet 3 Starter goal is to explain you what is the first one and how to use it.

Romain Manni-bucau05/24/13
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Instant Cucumber BDD How To

BDD is a great way to write tests and cucumber probably the framework having made it possible. "Instant Cucumber BDD How to" is about it!

John Cook05/24/13
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Poetic Software

The one simple way code is like poetry. (A quick joke that may also be true.)

Mark O'neill05/23/13
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Identity is the New Perimeter

It was Bill Gates who said that security should be based on "policy, not topology". It's a phrase which always stuck with me. Rather than basing security on where something is, you use a policy which is independent of the network.

David Pollak05/23/13
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Project Plugh: Open Source Log Analysis

I'm building an open source log manage/analysis tool that will offer folks what Splunk offers folks, except it's open.

Sam Lee05/23/13
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What if Enterprise IT Built Race Cars?

How a race car would turn out if it were developed by the equivalent of an Enterprise IT department (without DevOps).

Ariya Hidayat05/23/13
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The Exciting Fluent 2013

Today is the final day of Fluent 2013, another conference focusing on JavaScript. There were tons of fascinating talks, everything from ECMAScript 6 to Web Components, organized in several parallel tracks. Overall, the event was very exciting.

Yuriy Lopotun05/22/13
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How to Stand Out at Work: 10 Tips for Programmers (Part 2)

This is the second part of the article in which I’m sharing a list of simple tips that, in my opinion, can help programmers succeed at their current workplace.

Eric Gregory05/22/13
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Dev of the Week: Mahdi Yusuf

This week we're talking to Mahdi Yusuf, developer at Source Metrics, active member of the Python community, and creator of Neckbeard Republic.

Mike Cottmeyer05/22/13
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Getting Teams to Deliver Predictably

As recently as this week, I’ve been involved in conversations with customers about how we can help make their teams deliver more predictably. How can they meet commitments on all levels of the organization, including project, program, and portfolio?

Christopher Taylor05/22/13
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Escape Process’ Death Valley, or How to Tell a Cat From a Washing Machine

More and more leading edge thinkers are starting to focus on this dichotomy of approaches – organic vs mechanical. Each rightly has it’s place in any practitioner’s toolkit.

Eric Gregory05/21/13
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Links You Don't Want To Miss (May 21)

Today: The sketchy world of DDoSaaS, Apple's taxes, bringing the power of NumPy to HPC, why Googlers aren't using Glass at I/O, and some truly clever 3D-printed garden contraptions.

Romain Manni-bucau05/21/13
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Arquillian Testing Guide

“Arquillian Testing Guide” is a book you can buy on packt publishing website here: Arquillian Testing Guide. I just read it and you’ll find in this article what i liked and what i missed in it.