January 12, 2021

Founded by the DockerSlim creator, Slim.ai launches to help developers deliver containerized applications faster with $6.6 million in seed funding

Today Slim.ai launched with its cloud-based DevOps automation platform built specifically for software developers. It provides new capabilities and streamlined workflows that help developers accelerate and automate the production, operation and management of containerized applications. “Developers shouldn’t need to be experts at the details of container internals, build systems, deployments and infrastructure to deliver and run their cloud-native applications,” said John Amaral, co-founder and CEO of Slim.ai. “With Slim.ai, developers… Read More »Founded by the DockerSlim creator, Slim.ai launches to help developers deliver containerized applications faster with $6.6 million in seed funding

Chaos engineering in serverless environments is more useful than you’d think

Chaos engineering has been gaining a lot of traction over the last few years as it moved from its origins at Netflix to more and more companies across the industry. Many development teams use it to prevent downtime by trying to break their systems on purpose so that they can improve those systems before they cause problems down the line.  Given the resilient nature of serverless computing, based on agreements… Read More »Chaos engineering in serverless environments is more useful than you’d think

SD Times news digest: MIT’s quantum hackathon, Workato announces $110 million in funding for integration-led automation, and Veriton and Alteryx team up on unstructured data

MIT’s hackathon iQuHACK (interdisciplinary Quantum HACKathon) is back and it is focusing on helping participants learn what quantum computers are and how to use them. One track for this hackathon focuses on gate-based quantum computing division while the other is for quantum annealing.  The hackathon will take place between January 30th and 31st online with an optional workshop on the properties and applications of NISQ devices as well as preparation… Read More »SD Times news digest: MIT’s quantum hackathon, Workato announces $110 million in funding for integration-led automation, and Veriton and Alteryx team up on unstructured data

Why public cloud is ‘essential for survival’ post-Covid as working patterns are transformed

More than a quarter of US-based IT leaders say large-scale public cloud migration is ‘essential for business survival’ post-Covid-19, according to a new report from cloud services provider Cloudreach. The study, titled ‘US Businesses Become Future-Ready With Large-Scale Cloud Migration’ and which was put together by IDC InfoBrief, polled 200 US IT leaders on their… Read more » The post Why public cloud is ‘essential for survival’ post-Covid as working… Read More »Why public cloud is ‘essential for survival’ post-Covid as working patterns are transformed