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Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For Sep 18th, 2020

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Dynatrace achieves AWS Outposts Ready designation


Dynatrace news. As an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Technology Partner, Dynatrace easily integrates with AWS to help you stay on top of the dynamics of your enterprise cloud environment?.

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MongoDB SSL with self-signed certificates in C#


When deploying MongoDB in production, it is strongly recommended that you use an SSL-enabled geo-distributed replica-set configuration for maximum security and availability. ScaleGrid provides you two options for setting up SSL.

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Analytics at Netflix: Who we are and what we do

The Netflix TechBlog

Analytics at Netflix: Who We Are and What We Do An Introduction to Analytics and Visualization Engineering at Netflix by Molly Jackman & Meghana Reddy Explained: Season 1 (Photo Credit: Netflix) Across nearly every industry, there is recognition that data analytics is key to driving informed business decision-making.

Website or Mobile User Experience Design – Why It Matters


When designing a digital presence, whether it is a website or a mobile app, attractive graphics and engaging content are not the only things that matter. One aspect of the web and app design that many designers still overlook is the need for good user experience design.

Who will watch the watchers? Extended infrastructure observability for WSO2 API Manager


Dynatrace news. The technology race never stops. Those who lead it gain business advantage and market share. As in any race, sustainable advantage requires extensive preparation and attention to what’s under the hood.

Moving HPC to the Cloud: A Guide for 2020

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This is a guest post by Limor Maayan-Wainstein , a senior technical writer with 10 years of experience writing about cybersecurity, big data, cloud computing, web development, and more. High performance computing (HPC) enables you to solve complex problems which cannot be solved by regular computing.

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Visualize Data Structures in VSCode

Addy Osmani

VSCode Debug Visualizer is a VSCode extension that allows you to visualize data structures in your editor


A guide to Autonomous Performance Optimization


Dynatrace news. In my recent Performance Clinic with Stefano Doni , CTO & Co-Founder of Akamas , I made the statement, “Application development and release cycles today are measured in days, instead of months.

What is Prometheus and Why Should You Use It?


Prometheus is one of many open-source projects managed by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). It is monitoring software that integrates with a wide range of systems natively or through the use of plugins.

content-visibility: the new CSS property that boosts your rendering performance

CSS - Tricks

Una Kravets and Vladimir Levin: […] you can use another CSS property called content-visibility to apply the needed containment automatically. content-visibility ensures that you get the largest performance gains the browser can provide with minimal effort from you as a developer.

Reinventing virtualization with the AWS Nitro System

All Things Distributed

Running a business at the scale of Amazon, we often have to solve problems that no other company has faced before. The disadvantage of this is that there is no “how to” guide for us—a lot is unknown.

Gain enterprise-level security with easy LDAP authentication in Dynatrace Managed


Dynatrace news. With role-based access control for large global teams, automatic enterprise-wide deployment and full-stack coverage across infrastructure, cloud platforms, and applications, Dynatrace is built for the most demanding enterprise environments.

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Parallel Testing With Robot Framework


Did you ever encounter the problem that your regression test execution time has become so large, that you needed to wait for hours in order to get the results? This is where Pabot comes to the rescue! Pabot enables parallel test execution for your Robot Framework tests. Let’s see how this works!

Optimizing CSS for faster page loads

CSS - Tricks

A straightforward post with some perf data from Tomas Pustelnik. It’s a good reminder that CSS is a crucial part of thinking web performance, and for a huge reason: Any time [the browser] encounters any external resource (CSS, JS, images, etc.)

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Aligning superhuman AI with human behaviour: chess as a model system

The Morning Paper

Aligning superhuman AI with human behavior: chess as a model system , McIlroy-Young et al., KDD’20. It’s been a while, but it’s time to start reading CS papers again!

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Dynatrace joins ServiceNow Service Graph Connector Program


Dynatrace news. Managing highly dynamic, microservices-based environments with a CMDB database can be challenging. IT operations teams can struggle just to get full visibility into what’s happening, let alone to pinpoint the root causes of problems.

Testing PowerShell Code With Pester — Octopus Deploy


When you're working with any code, whether it's automation or software code, it should be treated the same way. After-all, functions are still functions and variables are still variables.

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Backup compression in TDE enabled databases in SQL Server Always On Availability Groups

SQL Shack

In the previous article, Transparent Data Encryption for SQL Server Always On Availability Groups, we discussed enabling TDE for the existing database in AG. In this article, we will explore options for a compressed backup of a TDE database.

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Modern Codeless Test Automation: Myths And Facts


With the advancement in technology together with the advent of Agile and DevOps, the software industry is witnessing many changes. Testing, being the part of the software arena, is also advancing to great new heights.

Better Tests Names Using JUnit's Display Name Generators


Writing unit tests can be challenging, but there is one thing that can get you on the right track — the test name. If you manage to give your test a good name — you will write a good test. tutorial performance junit problems display name test names

Manticore search: a continuation of the Sphinx search engine

SQL Shack

In this article, we will be talking about Manticore Search, which is an open-source search engine first released in 2017 as a fork of the Sphinx search engine.

The dangers of inadequate localization testing

TechBeacon Testing

Today, many companies aim to succeed globally, so they can achieve wider brand recognition, increased ROI, and exponential growth. App Dev & Testing, TestingArray

How It Works: Bulk Insert (BCP.exe) – Injecting a Sort Operation

SQL Server According to Bob

How It Works: Bulk Insert (BCP.exe) ​​ – Injecting a Sort Operation I ran across an interesting issue this week related to the use of Bulk Insert/BCP and sorting. The customer reported that they could not BCP into a table using “keepidentity” and after more debugging I found that “keepidentity” was not the ​​ issue but ​​ the issue ​​ was the addition of a ​​ clustered ​​ index.

Finding and Fixing Django N+1 Problems


The Django Python framework allows people to build websites extremely fast. One of its best features is the Object-relational mapper (ORM), which allows you to make queries to the database without having to write any SQL.

Impact of dropping a login in the active directory tied to SQL Server Always On Availability Groups

SQL Shack

This article explores the impact of dropping a login in the active directory if that owns a HADR endpoint and SQL Server Always On Availability Groups. It is the 23rd article in the SQL Server Always On Availability Group.

Enhancements in NServiceBus Hosting

Particular Software

The.NET Generic Host has become the de facto method of hosting applications built on.NET Core. To support the generic host, we released the NServiceBus.Extensions.Hosting package to make it simple to host NServiceBus within a.NET Core process or ASP.

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