How to teach kids to code

November 29, 2012
Like many programmers, the author is self-taught, but we need meaningful learning experiences to feed the huge future demand for coders
Read more »

10 things never to do with a relational database

November 15, 2012
The data explosion demands new solutions, yet the hoary old RDBMS still rules. Here's where you really shouldn't use it
Read more »

The looming cloud identity crisis

November 08, 2012
For now the answer to most identity problems is on-premises Active Directory integration. In an all-in cloud architecture, what do we do?
Read more »

The all-in cloud architecture of tomorrow

November 01, 2012
I plan to practice what we preach in 2013 and move to an all-in-cloud architecture. It's a tall order
Read more »

NoSQL is no Oracle killer

October 25, 2012
Over time, NoSQL and big data will slow Oracle RDBMS's long-term growth, but it won't deliver a death blow anytime soon -- except, perhaps, to Oracle RAC
Read more »

10 things you needn't worry about in 2013

October 19, 2012
Tired of dreary disaster scenarios? Then here's a grab bag of topics you shouldn't bother fretting over
Read more »

Will the future be written entirely in JavaScript?

October 09, 2012
No popular language may be as maligned as JavaScript. But its migration to the server side opens the possibility it may become all-pervasive
Read more »

Ill-informed haters go after MongoDB

September 27, 2012
NoSQL databases like MongoDB are great for some tasks but not for others. Is it MongoDB's fault if misguided developers use it to solve the wrong problem?
Read more »

Is a computer science degree worth the paper it's printed on?

September 11, 2012
Self-taught technologists are almost always better hires than those with a BSCS and a huge student loan
IT Training
Read more »
©1994-2014 Infoworld, Inc.