It only takes one person to break the pattern of destructive behavior and mindfulness can slowly start to spread. What blocks its progress? Abusive hierarchical relationships, fear, punishment, pressure.
I’ve always felt a bit uncomfortable with “process”, even more with inflicting it on others. Process is a predefined way of doing something, I like to change my mind as I learn more. Agile is about people, not process.
SQL is standardized by the ISO / IEC. We have wonderful standards, right? In theory. In practice, many things do not have an equivalence between the actual SQL implementations. For this article, I’m using jOOQ, a library that models SQL as an internal domain-specific language in Java.
Want to see GitHub's Oval Office replica? Complete with Octocat Seal? Check that out along with the Stack Exchange homegrown DevOps tools, the CSS Animation Cheat Sheet, and another DZone "dev" shirt sighting!
Mule is already running on-premise and in the cloud and is soon bound to run virtually everywhere thanks to a new project called Anypoint Edge. This initiative not only focuses on allowing Mule to run on lightweight platforms, like the Raspberry Pi, but also to support embedded protocols like MQTT and Zigbee.
A great database has just gotten better. PostgreSQL 9.3 has been released this week. While improved reliability and availability are certainly some of the more thrilling additions, from the jOOQ perspective, the most interesting features are new SQL syntax elements.
Are programs theorems? The structure of modern programs reveals them to be gigantic gargoyle-encrusted cathedrals of logic, with thousands upon thousands of theorems making bold statements derived from thousands upon thousands of lemmas and axioms.