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Edge Authentication and Token-Agnostic Identity Propagation

The Netflix TechBlog

by AIM Team Members Karen Casella , Travis Nelson , Sunny Singh ; with prior art and contributions by Justin Ryan , Satyajit Thadeshwar As most developers can attest, dealing with security protocols and identity tokens, as well as user and device authentication, can be challenging.

Dynatrace extends automatic and intelligent observability to cloud and Kubernetes logs for smarter automation at scale


Dynatrace news. Leveraging cloud-native technologies like Kubernetes or Red Hat OpenShift in multicloud ecosystems across Amazon Web Services (AWS) , Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) for faster digital transformation introduces a whole host of challenges.

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Top 7 Affiliate Programs for Testers and Developers


Introduction. Developers and testers are the core members of a project. They are the ones who regulate, develop, and analyze every aspect of the project. They perform important roles in the market. While they focus on their work for the most part of their day, they can still help other businesses flourish in their free time. These tech geeks with their supreme knowledge can add more value to their company, and also themselves, through affiliate programs.

Number series generator challenge solutions – Part 2

SQL Performance

This is the second part in a series about solutions to the number series generator challenge. Last month I covered solutions that generate the rows on the fly using a table value constructor with rows based on constants. There were no I/O operations involved in those solutions.

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Hawkins: Diving into the Reasoning Behind our Design System

The Netflix TechBlog

Stranger Things imagery showcasing the inspiration for the Hawkins Design System by Hawkins team member Joshua Godi ; with art contributions by Wiki Chaves Hawkins may be the name of a fictional town in Indiana, most widely known as the backdrop for one of Netflix’s most popular TV series “Stranger Things,” but the name is so much more.

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Perform 2021: Recognizing customer innovations and digital transformation.


Dynatrace news. We work alongside incredible organizations throughout the year, each with a unique approach to digital transformation.

Observability Vs. Monitoring: Why A Developer Needs Both


Observability Vs. Monitoring: Why A Developer Needs Both. Given the complexity of distributing the evolving cloud-based services and infrastructures across a diverse range of users, IT service providers consistently observe and monitor metrics, datasets, and logs. Establishing system reliability and the predictability of backend IT infrastructure operations all spawn from systems observability and monitoring.

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Growth Engineering at Netflix- Creating a Scalable Offers Platform

The Netflix TechBlog

by Eric Eiswerth Background Netflix has been offering streaming video-on-demand (SVOD) for over 10 years. Throughout that time we’ve primarily relied on 3 plans (Basic, Standard, & Premium), combined with the 30-day free trial to drive global customer acquisition.

Optimize mobile app performance, adoption, and conversions with Session Replay and business analytics


Dynatrace news. Mobile applications are key to digital transformation. New technologies like Xamarin or React Native are accelerating the speed at which organizations release new features and unlock market reach.

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8 of the Best Software Testing Newsletters You Should Subscribe To


Newsletters are a great way to be continuously updated with what is happening around the world. What started as a formal exchange between officials in ancient Rome has become an essential part of the email newsroom. Instead of collecting and organizing the daily happenings in general, newsletters serve a specific purpose today. A newsletter helps us take a few minutes out of our busy schedule and keeps us connected with our fields of interest, be it technology or travel.

Session timeouts in SQL Server Always On Availability Groups

SQL Shack

In this 41st article for SQL Server Always On Availability Groups, we will explore the session timeout configurations for AG replicas. Prerequisites You should follow articles in the series, SQL Server Always On Availability Groups and prepare the following environment.

Growth Engineering at Netflix?—?Automated Imagery Generation

The Netflix TechBlog

Growth Engineering at Netflix?—?Automated Automated Imagery Generation by Eric Eiswerth Background There’s a good chance you’ve probably visited the Netflix homepage. In the Growth Engineering team, we refer to this as the top of the signup funnel.

Dynatrace Cloud Automation Module provides observability-driven automation across the full lifecycle


Dynatrace news. The past 12 months have caused tectonic shifts in how businesses operate. Digital transformation plans, which were once stretched over years, suddenly had to be condensed to months or even weeks to ensure survival.

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9 of the Best Reporting Tools for Selenium


When it comes to testing with Selenium, a detailed test report generated using the right reporting tool for Selenium can do wonders for the testing activity. Test reports generated using Selenium reporting tools give detailed insights into the testing activity and show the test scenarios’ status. Often you come across situations where you need the test reports immediately, to either present it to someone or for some other purpose.

Innovation Is Compounding Interest: How Legacy Companies Can Compete and Deliver Innovation Like the Cloud-Native Giants


There is little doubt that mastering software at scale produces a competitive advantage. The fact that Amazon is now using former J.C Penney and Sears stores as fulfillment centers tells you everything you need to know. Or does it?

A Dynamic Journey to Performance

Wayfair Tech

Excitement buzzed in the virtual air -- after multiple years of work, we were finally going live! As we ramped up our feature toggle, we were met with words no engineer wants to hear: “Your service isn’t performing fast enough. We need you to toggle off.” Our team quickly pivoted. Read more.

Dynatrace Application Security boosts BizDevSecOps for Kubernetes


Dynatrace news.

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Software Interrupt Time – ‘si’ Time in top


CPU consumption in Unix/Linux operating systems is studied using eight different metrics: User CPU time , System CPU time , nice CPU time , Idle CPU time , Waiting CPU time , Hardware Interrupt CPU time , Software Interrupt CPU time , Stolen CPU time. In this article let's study ‘Software Interrupt CPU time’. What Is Software Interrupt CPU Time? To understand the ‘software interrupt time’, one must understand ‘software interrupts’ first.

The ants and the pheromones

The Morning Paper

TLDR; this is the last edition of The Morning Paper for now. Plus: one strand of research you won’t want to miss! I was listening to a BBC Radio 4 podcast recently ( More or Less: Behind the Stats – Ants and Algorithms ) in which the host Tim Harford is interviewing David Sumpter about his recent book, ‘ The ten equations that rule the world.’ One of those equations, the ‘reward equation’ models how ants communicate using pheromones, and our own brains keep track of rewards using dopamine.

Selecting a cross browser testing tool? 7 questions to ask


Cross Browser Testing also known as cross browser compatibility testing is all about creating a consistent experience for users across all browsers – but the question is how do you do that efficiently?

Apply AI easily and drive automation at scale with the new Dynatrace Software Intelligence Hub


Dynatrace news. Digital transformation and the shift to dynamic multiclouds is accelerating. For digital enterprises, all-in-one data platforms are an essential enabler and accelerator, transforming the way businesses work.

5S Your WIP to Accelerate your Value Stream Management (VSM) Journey


One of the most pragmatic and effective Lean practices is modestly called “5S” It’s all about organizing your workspace for efficient and effective utilization. In plain terms, the 5S’s are: Sort: Sort the necessary from the unnecessary.

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Serverless Architecture – What It Is? Benefits, Limitations & Use cases


Read this comprehensive guide to understand Serverless Technology. Get to know what is function-as-a-service, how do serverless architecture works, its benefits & drawbacks and when to use serverless. The post Serverless Architecture – What It Is? Benefits, Limitations & Use cases appeared first on Insights on Latest Technologies - Simform Blog. Cloud

5 signs you need to implement test automation


Companies worldwide require quicker releases and better applications to deal with the rapidly evolving dynamic business scenario. Just a manual testing approach would not suffice for today’s wired devices and dynamic architectural applications of Industry 4.0.

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Understand and replay iOS app crashes with Session Replay


Dynatrace news. Mobile apps provide enterprises with a great opportunity to differentiate themselves from their competition, generate more business, and build their brands. However, applications won’t improve sales or increase customer loyalty if they crash frequently.

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The day that I gave the founder of Tesla a ride in my Lotus Elise in return for a ride in his…

Adrian Cockcroft

The day that I gave the founder of Tesla a ride in my Lotus Elise in return for a ride in his T-Zero prototype My Elise at a track day?—?Laguna

Django vs. PHP: Which is the Best Backend Framework?


Django and PHP are two popular backend technologies that stand out in terms of performance, and ease of development. But, when it comes to picking one of them, there is always confusion, and to resolve any doubt on which to choose for your next project?

Software Testing Trends 2021 – What can we expect?


With the latest developments in IT sector services, the sector of QA testing has seen significant improvement and growth. The implementation of emerging technologies has helped improve the process of software development, testing, design and deployment.

Best-in-class privacy broadens applicability of visual Session Replay for web and mobile


Dynatrace news. Today, when almost everything can be done through a web or mobile application, data privacy is more important than ever for end users. At the same time, end users want a best-in-class experience when interacting with these applications.

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What Is Database Security Testing – Complete Guide

Software Testing Help

Learn what is Database Security and related concepts like security threats, best practices to follow, testing types, techniques, testing process, etc: In this tutorial, we will explore what is database. Read more What Is Database Security Testing – Complete Guide.

Django vs Laravel: Which Is The Better Backend Framework?


Django vs Laravel debate has baffled CTOs and business owners at one point one or another. Both these backend frameworks present a strong case to be used in your next web development framework. They cover all the bases from features & functionality to popularity.

Automation of Mobile Testing – When to do and when not to do


“Automated scripts are checking known paths for expected results. That’s not truly testing. Testers discover the unknown, and this skill is still very much so needed, whether there’s automation or not.

Business Analytics for mobile and custom applications enables advanced segmentation and BizDevOps collaboration


Dynatrace news. Each interaction your customers have with your mobile app is a make-or-break opportunity for your business to drive lasting customer loyalty.

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Dynatrace Managed release notes version 1.210


Dynatrace news. New features and enhancements. General. Dynatrace Managed now uses the more precise MaxMind GeoIP2 database instead of the MaxMind GeoLite2Dabase. You can find more details on the assignment of IP addresses to geo-locations on our help page: Detection of IP addresses, geolocations, and user agents. Dynatrace Managed is now also supported on CentOS 8.3 and Oracle Linux 8.3. Cluster Management Console.

OneAgent release notes version 1.209


Dynatrace news. Rollout starts 10 February 2021. With this release, the oldest supported OneAgent versions are: Dynatrace ONE. Dynatrace ONE Premium. 1.191. 1.185. Windows installer. We deprecate the no_create installation parameter starting with OneAgent version 1.209. The parameter disabled user creation when installing OneAgent. Starting with version 1.209, when you use the no_create parameter, the OneAgent installer applies the LocalSystem parameter without any warning.

Flask vs Django- A Detailed Comparison of Popular Python Frameworks


Popular programming languages like Python do wonders when accompanied by frameworks like Django, Flask, and many. Read this blog to compare Flask s Django frameworks by their crucial parameters such as performance, application architecture, scalability, and more.

Laravel vs Node.js: Which Framework To Choose For Your Next Web App?


Choosing the right backend framework is critical to the success of your web application. In our series of backend technology comparisons, we take Laravel vs Node.js in this edition.