June 2019 Blog Posts (4)

Wikipedia ::: Swampcast podcast features Brion Vibber, Wikipedia CTO

Here’s a blast from the past. Wikipedia CTO Brion Vibber walks us through the beginnings of Wikipedia. Enjoy! Click here to hear the…

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Added by Michael Levin on June 27, 2019 at 1:29am — No Comments

Pandora::: Swampcast features Pandora CTO Tom Conrad



Here’s one of the most talented CTO’s around to explain the inner workings of Pandora. Click here to…

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Added by Michael Levin on June 26, 2019 at 12:30am — No Comments

OSCON Free Expo Pass!

‪We're proud to partner with #OSCON in Portland, July 15–18. Want to join in but can't be there for the entire event? Grab a free Expo Plus pass using code EXPOPASS- but hurry, only a limited number of passes are available. https://oreil.ly/2FojuKe

Added by Michael Levin on June 21, 2019 at 4:13pm — No Comments

Some thoughts on licensing from Google's Chris DiBona

Chris DiBona is the director of open source at Google, and he's been taking a big part in the open source and Free software ecosystem for a very long time--not least in his role with Google's Summer of Code. He recently posted on Twitter what he calls "a little rant" about software licensing -- well worth reading the whole (short!) thing. 

Upshot: Be cautious and humble in…

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Added by Timothy Lord on June 2, 2019 at 7:10pm — No Comments

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Amazon EC2 U7i Instances: 896 vCPUs and up to 32 TiB of Memory for High Memory Workloads

AWS recently announced the general availability of high-memory U7i instances. Simplifying the vertical scaling of large workloads, these new U7i instances are designed to support large, in-memory databases such as SAP HANA, Oracle, and SQL Server.

By Renato Losio

Docker Desktop 4.31 Brings Air-Gapped Containers, Faster Builds, and More

The latest release of Docker Desktop introduces air-gapped containers to improve security and compliance, better integration with Cloud-based builds to improve performance, a Compose configuration file viewer, and more.

By Sergio De Simone

Presentation: Building a Successful Platform: Acceleration, Autonomy & Accountability

Smruti Patel discusses when one needs a platform, examples of unsuccessful platforms, the three pillars of a successful one, how to build a platform, and how to bake in accountability.

By Smruti Patel

Elastic Automates SIEM Investigations with Tines

Elastic's information security team recently detailed their workflow automation using Tines, aimed at improving their ability to identify and respond to cybersecurity threats. The system automatically triages alerts from its Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system, enhancing the ability to identify and prioritize real threats.

By Aditya Kulkarni

OpenAI Releases Official .NET Library

Last week, OpenAI unveiled the first beta version of its official .NET library, which is available as a NuGet package for .NET developers to try. This release follows Microsoft's announcement at the Build 2024 conference, highlighting their collaboration with OpenAI to enhance the .NET ecosystem with advanced AI capabilities.

By Almir Vuk

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