How Performance Testers Can Help Protect and Secure IT


found that over 2 million Mexican citizens had their healthcare data leaked due to a security vulnerability in a system's database. In August of 2018 Bob Diachenko, Director of Cyber Risk Research at

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For January 4th, 2019

High Scalability

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: Solar system? Nope, the beauty is in your head— neural art. Do you like this sort of Stuff? Please support me on Patreon. Need cloud? Explain the Cloud Like I'm 10 (34 almost 5 star reviews).

Expanding the Cloud – The Second AWS GovCloud (US) Region, AWS GovCloud (US-East)

All Things Distributed

The AWS GovCloud (US) environments also conform to commercial security and privacy standards such as: Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The US Department of Veterans Affairs is responsible for providing vital services like healthcare to America's veterans.

Sponsored Post: pMD, InMemory.Net, Triplebyte, Etleap, Stream, Scalyr

High Scalability

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Software engineering for machine learning: a case study

The Morning Paper

Software engineering for machine learning: a case study Amershi et al., ICSE’19. Previously on The Morning Paper we’ve looked at the spread of machine learning through Facebook and Google and some of the lessons learned together with processes and tools to address the challenges arising.

Updating graph databases with Cypher

The Morning Paper

Cypher is used in hundreds of production applications across many industry vertical domains, such as financial services, telecommunications, manufacturing and retails, logistics, government, and healthcare. Updating graph databases with Cypher Green et al., VLDB’19.

Approaches to System Security: Using Cryptographic Techniques to Minimize Trust

ACM Sigarch

By properly designing and implementing hybrid SW/HW/crypto systems we can get the best of both worlds, enabling important applications, such as voting systems, securely sharing sensitive data between organizations for collaborative healthcare, financial transactions, etc.

Use Parallel Analysis – Not Parallel Query – for Fast Data Access and Scalable Computing Power

ScaleOut Software

Consider, for example , a hedge fund storing portfolios of stocks in an IMDG as objects, where each portfolio tracks a given market sector (high tech, energy, healthcare, etc.).

Observations on the Importance of Cloud-based Analytics

All Things Distributed

AWS is enabling innovations in areas such as healthcare, automotive, life sciences, retail, media, energy, robotics that it is mind boggling and humbling. This is reinventing healthcare for billions of people around the world.

Organise your engineering teams around the work by reteaming

Abhishek Tiwari

Over specialisation is considered good in industries such as healthcare and aviation but in software engineering over specialisation can be a blocker. Unlike healthcare and aviation where practices don't change over the decades, software technology is changing every day.

Expanding the Cloud: Introducing the AWS Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region

All Things Distributed

In addition, Change Healthcare. previously known as Emdeon) uses Amazon SNS to handle millions of confidential client transactions daily to process claims and pharmacy requests serving over 340K physicians and 60K pharmacies in full compliance with healthcare industry regulations. .

Introducing the Alexa Prize, It’s Day One for Voice

All Things Distributed

From home automation to commerce, from news organizations to government agencies, from financial services to healthcare, everyone is working on the best way is to interact with their services if voice is the interface.

Sending SentryOne Data to the Azure SQL Database DTU Calculator

SQL Performance

He has been working with and supporting SQL Server predominantly in healthcare since 2008 in an administration, architecture, development, and BI capacity. Have you ever contacted Microsoft or a Microsoft partner and discussed with them what it would cost to move to the cloud?

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New Ways to Discover and Use Alexa Skills

All Things Distributed

Over the next year, The Alexa Fund will be expanding investments into startups that focus on robotics, developer tools, healthcare, accessibility and more. Introducing New Features That Make It Easier for Customers to Discover and Use Your Alexa Skills.

Should You Use ClickHouse as a Main Operational Database?


stimulus','reform','medicare','franken','healthcare','payer','insurance','downvotes','hospitals','patients','option','health'] ? ? First of all, this post is not a recommendation but more like a “what if” story. What if we use ClickHouse (which is a columnar analytical database) as our main datastore? Well, typically, an analytical database is not a replacement for a transactional or key/value datastore.

Dutch Enterprises and The Cloud

All Things Distributed

Dutch enterprises from Media & Advertising, Financial Services, Energy, Transportation and Shipping, Life Sciences and Healthcare are experiencing the transformative nature of Cloud Computing; how IT can be enabler of innovation and greatly improve agility with traditional organizations.

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10 Lessons from 10 Years of Amazon Web Services

All Things Distributed

The epoch of AWS is the launch of Amazon S3 on March 14, 2006, now almost 10 years ago.

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