September 2020

.NET 5 release approaches, eliminating .NET Standard, Core, and Framework

Last year Microsoft announced that with the release of .NET 5, a number of .NET products would be consolidated into a single .NET release. This includes .NET Core, .NET Framework, and .NET Standard.  .NET 5 is expected to release in November, and as that date nears, the company has now revealed more information about what the changes mean for .NET Standard.  As of .NET 5, the company won’t release a… Read More ».NET 5 release approaches, eliminating .NET Standard, Core, and Framework

New tools are great… just not on critical projects

Imagine undergoing some serious surgery at your local hospital. The nurse tells you that they are all excited about your surgery. Your surgeon is very famous but quite new to the hospital and the surgical staff has never worked with him before, and they are not familiar with his operating room procedures. Further, there is exciting buzz about the new operating room technology that was delivered just the day before… Read More »New tools are great… just not on critical projects

SD Times news digest: GitHub CLI 1.0 released, Google updates Coral accelerator, and Open Mainframe Project launches four new projects

GitHub CLI 1.0 reduces context switching and helps developers more easily script and create their workflows. With GitHub CLI 1.0, users can run their entire GitHub workflow from their terminal, call the GitHub API to script nearly action and connect to GitHub Enterprise in addition to GitHub.com. Additional details on the new release are available here. Google updates Coral accelerator The update adds the M.2 Accelerator with Dual Edge TPU which… Read More »SD Times news digest: GitHub CLI 1.0 released, Google updates Coral accelerator, and Open Mainframe Project launches four new projects

SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: Terratag

Terratag is a new open-source automation tool for developers and DevOps pros who want to avoid the pain of manual tagging. The project was developed by Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) management software provider env0 for Terraform users. Terratag allows users of the popular IaC framework Terraform to streamline time-consuming resource tagging processes by enabling the automatic creation and maintenance of tags across an entire set of AWS, Azure, and GCP resources, according… Read More »SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: Terratag

Progress announces latest release of Telerik, Kendo UI and Telerik UI for Blazor

Progress has announced its R3 2020 release, which includes a new lineup of developer tools including Progress Telerik UI for Blazor and Progress Kendo UI. Progress Telerik UI now includes the most anticipated Grid features such as Column Menu, Custom Filtering, Multi-column Sorting, Search Box, and Footer Template for Aggregates. In addition, Progress now enables Blazor integration across its Telerik toolset. With the new release, Progress Telerik UI for Blazor… Read More »Progress announces latest release of Telerik, Kendo UI and Telerik UI for Blazor

Cloudera Data Platform expands analytic experiences

Cloudera has announced new analytic experiences within the Cloudera Data Platform (CDP), across the CDP Data Engineering, CDP Operational Database, and CDP Data Visualization products.  According to the company, these new services are designed specifically for data scientists and include capabilities like workflow automation, job prioritization, and performance tuning, which are often features that can only be found in add-ons to platforms. New features in CDP Data Engineering, which is… Read More »Cloudera Data Platform expands analytic experiences

SD Times news digest: erwin launches new cloud migration and data governance suite, Atlassian Ventures, and Instaclustr for Redis

erwin has annoucned the launch of a new cloud migration and data governance suite. The new suite, erwin Cloud Catalyst, helps organizations quickly and safely migrate their data from legacy, on-premise databases to the cloud and then govern those data sets throughout their lifecycle. erwin Cloud Catalyst is comprised of erwin Data Modeler (erwin DM), erwin Data Intelligence (erwin DI) and erwin Smart Data Connectors, working together to automate every… Read More »SD Times news digest: erwin launches new cloud migration and data governance suite, Atlassian Ventures, and Instaclustr for Redis

Optimizely Announces Enhanced Experimentation Platform at Opticon20

Optimizely, the world’s leader in progressive delivery and experimentation, today at Opticon20 announced several new products and partnerships, including integrations with enterprise platforms that make it easier for customers to leverage progressive delivery and experimentation to drive more agile, competitive business decisions. “Businesses cannot survive in today’s environment by guessing,” said Claire Vo, Chief Product Officer, Optimizely. “Teams are prioritizing progressive delivery and experimentation practices to navigate today’s unpredictable market and… Read More »Optimizely Announces Enhanced Experimentation Platform at Opticon20

Sonatype and NeuVector partner to centralize container and open source security

Sonatype, the company that scales DevOps through open source governance and software supply chain automation, and NeuVector, the leader in full lifecycle container security, today announced a new integration that provides a comprehensive view of all Kubernetes and Container open source risk in one place. The use of Kubernetes and Containers has skyrocketed in recent years. According to Red Hat’s 2020 edition of The State of Enterprise Open Source report, 56% of organizations… Read More »Sonatype and NeuVector partner to centralize container and open source security

Melissa extends global sponsorship of SQLSaturdays

Melissa, a leading provider of global data quality and address management solutions, today announced its global sponsorship of the SQLSaturdays event series supporting Microsoft data professionals worldwide with networking, education, and peer-based learning. Melissa will sponsor an ongoing slate of free events around the globe, addressing data quality challenges across data management, cloud and hybrid architecture, analytics, business intelligence, AI, and more. Participants can view and register for regional events here. In addition to supporting both full and community editions of SQL Server® Integration Services (SSIS), Melissa’s comprehensive tools and services support Microsoft data professionals using .NET™, Dynamics CRM, and… Read More »Melissa extends global sponsorship of SQLSaturdays