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January 25, 2022

Nikos Vaggalis - Take GitHub Actions Course For Free

A beginner-friendly, and free, course to help you take your first steps as a DevOps engineer is available as a series of YouTube videos.But first, let's start with some definitions of what DevOps is. In "The DevOps Master Class - Go Behind The Concept" we saw that it is not just about the tools:DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable continuous delivery of value to our end

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at January 25, 2022 07:42 AM

January 19, 2022

Nikos Vaggalis - The Year of AI 2021 - The Best Papers

The Year of AI 2021 - The Best PapersWhile 2021 was a difficult year due to the pandemic, it was also a year full of advancements in the field of AI. Louis Bouchard has compiled a great list with the best research papers that were published during the year.2021 saw the trend of tele-working and studying remotely, prompting a number of institutions and academics to open up their research and

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at January 19, 2022 04:06 PM

January 18, 2022

Nikos Vaggalis - The PostgresSQL Transition Guide Helps You Make The Switch

There is now an English version of a guide that goes through the considerations you have to make in order to migrate to Postgres from another Database Management System.Initially released in 2013 association with the French administration, the guide was previously only available in French. Its English version came out in November 2021 with the aim to address a much wider audience.It's a light

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at January 18, 2022 05:25 PM

January 10, 2022

Nikos Vaggalis - GraalVM Under The Covers

At a very high level, GraalVM is a runtime that can compile bytecode into native self-contained executables as well as run programs in languages other than Java. This detailed look at it attempts to put a highly technical and difficult subject into perspective.The starting point for this article was "Exploring Aspects of Polyglot High-Performance Virtual Machine GraalVM", a paper by M. Šipek, B.

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at January 10, 2022 05:41 PM

December 23, 2021

Nikos Vaggalis - Perl Turns 34 - A Retrospective

Venerable Perl, a language that you either love or love to hate, has just had its 34th birthday. Because of that let's take a quick look at its recent past and the milestones that defined it.If you missed it this birthday it happened on December 18th, I have to admit I missed it until I was notified by this HackerNews thread which records the initial commit by Larry Wall. Scouring through it

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 23, 2021 05:15 PM

December 22, 2021

Micronaut 3.2 Released for More Performant MicroservicesMicronaut, the JVM-based polyglot framework for building microservices applications in Java, Kotlin and Groovy has reached version 3. 2. Before we look at what's new, let's first take a look at what the framework does differently.Yes, there's other options of going Microservices than the combination of Spring Boot and Spring Cloud. Helidon,

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 22, 2021 07:26 PM

December 16, 2021

Nikos Vaggalis - OSS Good Governance Handbook-Professional Open Source Software Management

The OSS Good Governance Handbook is intended as guide for enterprises that fosters proper use of open source software as well as safeguarding businesses from technical, legal and IP threats.The handbook is the brain child of the newly formed Open Source Program Office (OSPO) alliance, a coalition of leading European open source non-profit organizations including OW2, Eclipse Foundation,

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 16, 2021 07:34 PM

December 14, 2021

Nikos Vaggalis - Take Stanford's Introduction to Robotics For Free

Take Stanford's Introduction to Robotics For FreeAs part of the Stanford Engineering Everywhere initiative, which expands the Stanford experience to students and educators online and at no charge, the content of CS223A - Introduction to Robotics has been made available for free to anyone in a self-paced version.The purpose of CS223A is to introduce you to basics of modeling, design, planning,

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 14, 2021 09:05 PM

December 08, 2021

Nikos Vaggalis - RegexLearn And Other RegEx Resources

RegexLearn is an intuitive online instruction led playground where you get to learn how to construct regular expressions. We also revisit other tools, advanced regex constructs, regex programming language portability and how to deter Regular expression Denial of Service attacks.full article on i=programmer:https://www.i-programmer.info/news/90-tools/

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 08, 2021 05:34 PM

December 07, 2021

Nikos Vaggalis - Triple Treat Machine Learning

Here are three great Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence courses, two of them from prestigious academic institutions and one from Google, all available as free videos."Thanks" to the pandemic, many noteworthy college classes that would be only accessible to their registered institutional students are making their way to the public and for free.We have already looked at Stanford's

by Nikos Vaggalis ([email protected]) at December 07, 2021 05:32 PM