Dev Pro http://devproconnections.com/rss.xml en DevOps Nuts and Bolts http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-nuts-and-bolts <div class="field-byline"> Cameron Laird </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">Oh, no!&nbsp;<a href="https://gitlab.com/gitlab-com/marketing/issues/366" target="_blank">Thought leaders</a>&nbsp;are&nbsp;<a href="https://about.gitlab.com/2016/11/10/why-choose-bare-metal/?" target="_blank">leaving the cloud</a>! What&#39;s next?&nbsp;<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmzuRXLzqKk" target="_blank">Dogs and cats living together</a>!?</p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-nuts-and-bolts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-nuts-and-bolts#comments Development Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:08:00 +0000 18931 at http://devproconnections.com Nuts and Bolts II: configuration http://devproconnections.com/development/nuts-and-bolts-ii-configuration <div class="field-byline"> Cameron Laird </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">We&#39;re DevOps. We&#39;re committed to&nbsp;</span><a href="https://www.ibm.com/blogs/cloud-computing/2014/03/devops-and-software-defined-environments-cloud-twins/" style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">Software-Defined&nbsp;<i>Everything</i></a><span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">, of course.</span></p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/nuts-and-bolts-ii-configuration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/nuts-and-bolts-ii-configuration#comments Development Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:05:00 +0000 18941 at http://devproconnections.com Xamarin Updates and Channel 9 Learning Videos http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/xamarin-updates-and-channel-9-learning-videos <div class="node-body article-body">These six sessions from last months Microsoft Connect():// 2016 Virtual Developers Conference will help you get started in cross platform development using Xamarin.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/xamarin-updates-and-channel-9-learning-videos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/mobile-development/xamarin-updates-and-channel-9-learning-videos#comments Mobile Development channel 9 Connect():// 2016 learning Microsoft videos Xamarin Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:50:00 +0000 18891 at http://devproconnections.com Xamarin SourceForge Adds Optional HTTPS for Project Websites http://devproconnections.com/security/sourceforge-adds-optional-https-project-websites <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The popular code repository, SourceForge, now gives projects the ability to have a secure SSL connection.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/security/sourceforge-adds-optional-https-project-websites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/security/sourceforge-adds-optional-https-project-websites#comments Security HTTPS security SourceForge Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:24:00 +0000 18881 at http://devproconnections.com Learn more about the Cortana Intelligence Suite in one day Microsoft Virtual Academy Workshop http://devproconnections.com/development/learn-more-about-cortana-intelligence-suite-one-day-microsoft-virtual-academy-workshop <div class="node-body article-body">Machine Learning is becoming more readily available to developers and others to incorporate into their apps. Microsoft's Cortana Intelligence Suite is the Redmond companies connection into the vast amounts of ML data the company has access to through various data sources. Learn how to access that data in your own development/research work.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/learn-more-about-cortana-intelligence-suite-one-day-microsoft-virtual-academy-workshop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/learn-more-about-cortana-intelligence-suite-one-day-microsoft-virtual-academy-workshop#comments Development Cortana Cortana Intelligence Suite data Data Analyst Data Professional Data Scientist Developer Microsoft Microsoft Virtual Academy MVA Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:40:00 +0000 18871 at http://devproconnections.com LPI Announces 'Open Technology' DevOps Engineer Certification http://devproconnections.com/development/lpi-announces-open-technology-devops-engineer-certification <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Although the certification won't be available until next fall, those interested in the program can help shape its contents now through an online survey.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/lpi-announces-open-technology-devops-engineer-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/lpi-announces-open-technology-devops-engineer-certification#comments Development Tue, 29 Nov 2016 22:52:00 +0000 18861 at http://devproconnections.com Making Ink a Key Part of a Universal Windows Platform Application http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/making-ink-key-part-universal-windows-platform-application <div class="node-body article-body">As more devices support inking capabilities, it is important that developers understand how to implement this key feature in their own UWP apps so that their users can take full advantage of the benefits that using Ink on Windows 10 can provide.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/making-ink-key-part-universal-windows-platform-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/making-ink-key-part-universal-windows-platform-application#comments Windows Development Anniversary Update Developer developers ink Inking Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows 10 Windows 10 Anniversary Update Windows development Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:24:00 +0000 18851 at http://devproconnections.com Universal Windows Platform (UWP) Community Toolkit Updated to Version 1.2 http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/universal-windows-platform-uwp-community-toolkit-updated-version-12 <div class="node-body article-body">The latest update to the UWP Community Toolkit adds several new features and updates others.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/universal-windows-platform-uwp-community-toolkit-updated-version-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/universal-windows-platform-uwp-community-toolkit-updated-version-12#comments Windows Development Apps Developer developers development modern modern apps Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows 10 Windows Store Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:46:00 +0000 18841 at http://devproconnections.com Open Source Software: Secure Except When It Isn't http://devproconnections.com/security/open-source-software-secure-except-when-it-isnt <div class="node-body article-body">Open source software security depends on the availability of the source code enabling many to search the code for vulnerabilities. Evidently, some code is being overlooked.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/security/open-source-software-secure-except-when-it-isnt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/security/open-source-software-secure-except-when-it-isnt#comments Security Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:08:00 +0000 18821 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Developer News from Connect(); 2016 http://devproconnections.com/development/microsoft-developer-news-connect-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced a lot of developer related stuff this week from their Connect(); 2016 Developer Conference and we have a round up right here for you.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/microsoft-developer-news-connect-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/microsoft-developer-news-connect-2016#comments Development Linux Linux Foundation Visual Studio Visual Studio Code Visual Studio for Mac VS Windows Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:07:00 +0000 18811 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Six Winning Ways to Automate Your Arsenal http://devproconnections.com/development/six-winning-ways-automate-your-arsenal <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">November is&nbsp;</span><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/" style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;" target="_blank">DevPro</a><span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">&#39;s</span><span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;"> month to think about how to automate and scale service provision. Here are a half-dozen ideas to keep on top:</span></p> <p><strong>Trade-offs</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/six-winning-ways-automate-your-arsenal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/six-winning-ways-automate-your-arsenal#comments Development Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:13:00 +0000 18791 at http://devproconnections.com Visual Studio Code Version 1.7 Released with October Updates http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-code-version-17-released-october-updates <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's Visual Studio Code is the companies free open source development platform that runs on Windows, Linux and Mac based devices.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-code-version-17-released-october-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/visual-studio/visual-studio-code-version-17-released-october-updates#comments Visual Studio Code open source update Visual Studio Visual Studio Code VS Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:29:00 +0000 18781 at http://devproconnections.com It's (accidentally) official: Visual Studio is coming to the Mac http://devproconnections.com/development/its-accidentally-official-visual-studio-coming-mac <div class="field-byline"> Michael Morisy </div> <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft page went briefly live with details on anticipated Visual Studio launch on Mac </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Scheduling blog posts always seems to end badly, and now Microsoft is re-learning the lesson after a post announcing the launch of Visual Studio for Mac launched a few days early.</p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/its-accidentally-official-visual-studio-coming-mac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/its-accidentally-official-visual-studio-coming-mac#comments Development Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:36:00 +0000 18771 at http://devproconnections.com Are Your Apps Ready for Windows 10? http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/are-your-apps-ready-windows-10 <div class="field-deck"> These resources will help you get your current apps up to speed and provide you tools to build new apps for Windows 10 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get your apps ready for Windows 10 with these tools and other resources</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/are-your-apps-ready-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/are-your-apps-ready-windows-10#comments Windows Development Apps Developer development Resources tools Universal Windows Platform App UWP Windows 10 Fri, 11 Nov 2016 01:04:00 +0000 18761 at http://devproconnections.com Nithya Ruff's Appointment to Linux Foundation Aids Diversity Efforts http://devproconnections.com/development/nithya-ruffs-appointment-linux-foundation-aids-diversity-efforts <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Finding and keeping women and other minorities has been a problem in tech. The recent appointment of Nithya Ruff as an at-large director on the Linux Foundation's board should have a positive effect, even outside open source.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/nithya-ruffs-appointment-linux-foundation-aids-diversity-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/nithya-ruffs-appointment-linux-foundation-aids-diversity-efforts#comments Development Thu, 10 Nov 2016 23:12:00 +0000 18751 at http://devproconnections.com <p>Finding and keeping women and other minorities has been a problem in tech. The recent appointment of Nithya Ruff as an at-large director on the Linux Foundation&#39;s board should have a positive effect, even outside open source.</p> Ideas on how to implement Surface Dial in your Universal Windows Platform Apps http://devproconnections.com/development/ideas-how-implement-surface-dial-your-universal-windows-platform-apps <div class="node-body article-body">Sometimes we can find inspiration for new development ideas by seeing how others are doing similar work.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/ideas-how-implement-surface-dial-your-universal-windows-platform-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/ideas-how-implement-surface-dial-your-universal-windows-platform-apps#comments Development development Microsoft Surface Surface Dial Surface Studio Tue, 08 Nov 2016 14:29:00 +0000 18741 at http://devproconnections.com The Developer Connection with Microsoft Teams http://devproconnections.com/office-365/developer-connection-microsoft-teams <div class="field-deck"> Tabs, Bots and Connectors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The introduction of Microsoft Teams this week also opens up new opportunities for developers who would like to see their products available in the ecosystem. There are three key areas that developers can contribute in for Microsoft Teams.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/office-365/developer-connection-microsoft-teams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/office-365/developer-connection-microsoft-teams#comments Office 365 Developer Microsoft Microsoft Teams Office 365 Teams tools Fri, 04 Nov 2016 15:32:00 +0000 18721 at http://devproconnections.com The Community and Software Development http://devproconnections.com/development/community-and-software-development <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="field-deck"> The building and nurturing of community is more important to software development than you might think. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Central to the development of open source software is the community. This is partly because many open source projects depend on contributions from unpaid volunteers, which makes community ties important. But even large enterprise projects must pay attention to community needs. Large scale projects like Hadoop, OpenStack, Hyperledger, and even Linux, all transcend corporate boundaries, which necessitates communities that span individual corporate cultures.</p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/community-and-software-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/community-and-software-development#comments Development Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:03:00 +0000 18711 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Updates Desktop App Converter Base Images and Documentation http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-updates-desktop-app-converter-base-images-and-documentation <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's tool for converting your existing Win32 apps to the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) App so they can be included in the Windows Store for Windows 10 users has been updated.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-updates-desktop-app-converter-base-images-and-documentation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsoft-updates-desktop-app-converter-base-images-and-documentation#comments Windows Development DAC Desktop App Converter Developer Universal Windows Platform UWP Windows development Tue, 01 Nov 2016 17:49:00 +0000 18701 at http://devproconnections.com Conversational DevOps http://devproconnections.com/resources/conversational-devops <div class="node-body article-body">Since DevOps is a management approach more than anything else, there’s no reason it has to be limited to the world of software applications. The approach can be just as easily used, and can be just as beneficial, to manage IT infrastructure components – provided those components are being provisioned and managed in a code-like fashion.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/resources/conversational-devops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Resources Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:15:00 +0000 18831 at http://devproconnections.com How to Hire the DevOps You Need http://devproconnections.com/development/how-hire-devops-you-need <div class="field-byline"> Cameron Laird </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>No one knows--or, if they do, those few aren&#39;t talking.</p> <p><a href="https://theagileadmin.com/what-is-devops/">DevOps is way too young</a> and still actively fermenting for anyone to have certain knowledge of the One True Way to recruit. What we <i>can</i> do at this point is highlight a few of the puzzle pieces that seem most certain, so you can at least figure out where you fit in:</p> <p><b>Hot Market</b></p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/how-hire-devops-you-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/how-hire-devops-you-need#comments Development Mon, 31 Oct 2016 16:42:00 +0000 18681 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft's Developer Perspective on this weeks #MicrosoftEvent in NYC http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-developer-perspective-weeks-microsoftevent-nyc <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft is already laying the groundwork to support Windows developers so they can begin preparing the the Windows 10 Creators Update and the new Surface Dial accessory that was announced this week at #MicrosoftEvent</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-developer-perspective-weeks-microsoftevent-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/microsofts-developer-perspective-weeks-microsoftevent-nyc#comments Windows Development Creators Update developers development hardware Surface Dial Windows 10 Windows 10 Creators Update Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:38:00 +0000 18671 at http://devproconnections.com New Windows Developer Related Content from Microsoft http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-windows-developer-related-content-microsoft <div class="node-body article-body">There are a few new resources from the Windows Developer team that we want to catch you up on this week.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-windows-developer-related-content-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/windows-development/new-windows-developer-related-content-microsoft#comments Windows Development Building Apps for Windows Developer Microsoft Resources Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:33:00 +0000 18641 at http://devproconnections.com In DevOps, Details Matter http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-details-matter <div class="field-byline"> Cameron Laird </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">DevOps is great. I like it. Some days, it even boosts morale more generally, as&nbsp;<a href="http://www.informationweek.com/devops/project-management/5-ways-agile-boosted-our-it-teams-happiness/a/d-id/1327082" target="_blank">related Agile practices do</a>, at their best.</p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-details-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/devops-details-matter#comments Development Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:18:00 +0000 18631 at http://devproconnections.com The Latest Developments in the Microsoft Developer Stack and Resources http://devproconnections.com/development/latest-developments-microsoft-developer-stack-and-resources <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's developer team is starting to use a new weekly summary to highlight all of the big developer related news they share each week.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/latest-developments-microsoft-developer-stack-and-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/latest-developments-microsoft-developer-stack-and-resources#comments Development Building Apps for Windows Developer Microsoft Resources Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:33:00 +0000 18621 at http://devproconnections.com Linux Foundation Takes JavaScript Under Its Wings http://devproconnections.com/development/linux-foundation-takes-javascript-under-its-wings <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The JS Foundation will be committed to helping JavaScript projects "cultivate best practices and policies that promote high quality standards and broad, diverse contributions for long-term sustainability." </div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/linux-foundation-takes-javascript-under-its-wings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/linux-foundation-takes-javascript-under-its-wings#comments Development Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:43:00 +0000 18611 at http://devproconnections.com Microsoft Overhauls their Windows IT Center Portal for IT Pros http://devproconnections.com/resources/microsoft-overhauls-their-windows-it-center-portal-it-pros <div class="node-body article-body">A recent revamp of the Windows TechCenter website provides IT Pros a new resource - the Windows IT Center.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/resources/microsoft-overhauls-their-windows-it-center-portal-it-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/resources/microsoft-overhauls-their-windows-it-center-portal-it-pros#comments Resources IT IT Pro IT Pros it.windows.com Microsoft resource Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:56:00 +0000 18601 at http://devproconnections.com Red Hat Makes Ansible Galaxy Open Source http://devproconnections.com/development/red-hat-makes-ansible-galaxy-open-source <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>DevOps just got a little easier for some, now that Red Hat has <a href="https://www.ansible.com/press/red-hat-announces-first-open-source-release-of-ansible-galaxy">open sourced Ansible Galaxy,</a> Ansible&#39;s official community hub for sharing Ansible Roles.</p></div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/red-hat-makes-ansible-galaxy-open-source" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/red-hat-makes-ansible-galaxy-open-source#comments Development Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:45:00 +0000 18591 at http://devproconnections.com Federal Judge Says Alice 'Death Knell for Software Patents.' http://devproconnections.com/development/federal-judge-says-alice-death-knell-software-patents <div class="field-byline"> Christine Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A strongly worded concurring opinion by a Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit judge doesn't mean that software patents are going away, but might raise the bar for enforcing software patents through the courts.</div> <p><a href="http://devproconnections.com/development/federal-judge-says-alice-death-knell-software-patents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://devproconnections.com/development/federal-judge-says-alice-death-knell-software-patents#comments Development Court Cases Software Patents Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:58:00 +0000 18581 at http://devproconnections.com Is There a Dev/Ops Divide in Your Company? http://devproconnections.com/poll/10112016-0 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>We&#39;re looking to strengthen our coverage of Dev/Ops and the Dev/Ops movement. How far along the collaboration path is your company?&nbsp;Share your experience.</p> </div><form action="/poll/10112016-0" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-411-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-411"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-411" name="choice" value="411" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-421-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-421"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-421" name="choice" value="421" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-431-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-431"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-431" name="choice" value="431" class="form-radio" /> We've bridged the divide.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-441-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-441"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-441" name="choice" value="441" class="form-radio" /> The Dev/Ops movement is just now taking hold.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-451-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-451"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-451" name="choice" value="451" class="form-radio" /> I'm not a believer.</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="18571" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-YAZwwyqDTOMJYtSG7K67MpjXZ_l56bVKlmjvbJ0z4zU" value="form-YAZwwyqDTOMJYtSG7K67MpjXZ_l56bVKlmjvbJ0z4zU" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> http://devproconnections.com/poll/10112016-0#comments Tue, 11 Oct 2016 06:19:17 +0000 18571 at http://devproconnections.com