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8 career pitfalls every developer should avoid

If you love to code, and don’t think much about your career or your business, it’s time to get real and rethink how you approach software development

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How to find a developer job after coding bootcamp

If you want a real developer job, a coding bootcamp won’t get you in the door. But if you add some real experience, you’ve got a shot. Here’s how to get that experience

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From BDD to TDD, the pros and cons of various agile techniques

While this list is far from exhaustive, the important thing to understand is that agile isn’t a rigid book of rules and regulations

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What is Kubernetes?

In this 90-second video, learn about Kubernetes, the open-source system for automating containerized applications, from one of the technology's inventors, Joe Beda, founder and CTO at Heptio.

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How to make on-call work for your product engineering team

When your on-call process requires its own on-call, it’s time to start automating away

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How progressive web applications (PWAs) are revolutionizing user experience

PWAs are unquestionably the latest chapter of web development, and the possibilities for businesses are extensive. Developers and testers need to be prepared

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From executives to developers, CIOs are tapping non-IT people for IT roles

With digital transformation driving unprecedented demand for custom app development, the approach of augmenting existing development teams with so-called business developers is a win-win

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‘Panta rhei’: How more ‘agile’ can make you less agile

It seems to many that agile is seen as a free pass for unlimited change. This is an illusion. Working agile can in fact decrease your agility

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Tech Talk: Highs and lows of a developer's career

For developers, are these the best of times or the worst of times? Given how fast technology (and needed skills) change, it's an open question. Our trio of tech journalists weighs in

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Agile developers test, but aren’t testers

What’s the difference between a developer, a tester, and a software development engineer in test (SDET)?

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Developers prefer learning over money, but still want money

An Accenture survey also shows that most platforms are poor at providing good content

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Salesforce uncoded: the reality of code-free Salesforce communities

An interesting challenge achieved … but at what cost?

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How BDD can improve business-developer alignment

Developers, testers, product managers, business managers, and users often have different viewpoints on what makes great software. This can lead to bottlenecks and unnecessary rework, which adds cost and frustrates those in charge....

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Driving innovation by increasing developer collaboration

Working together to achieve company goals can often be one of the biggest challenges while writing software

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Tech Talk: The coding benefits of serverless computing

The panel talks about serverless systems, which spin up a snippet of code that runs on demand to perform a business operation. It's a step toward a more developer-friendly approach to code development.

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Building a model of the software supply chain

As enterprises struggle to deliver software efficiently at scale, you can look to supply chain thinking to help control complexity

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Scaling notifications through a platform approach

As engineers, our job is to automate away repetition. Even as a product-focused team, we’re always looking for places to streamline processes and simplify tasks

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3 predictions for devsecops in 2018

The year 2018 will bring the start of some real change for devsecops in the enterprise

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