Using disk snapshots to perform MariaDB backups has become more and more common, but this seems to have been limited to Linux and Cloud environments. There has been a notion that Snapshots cannot be done on native Windows, the way we can do snapshots using LVM on Linux, for example.
ECF's implementation of OSGi Remote Services supports the creation of custom distribution providers. Why would anyone wish to do this, when they could simply reuse one of the existing providers? Here are some good reasons...
Traditionally we aggregate our data into summary statistics like averages or percentiles. In order to truly understand our systems, we need to know when and how to sidestep those abstractions, to get deep, detailed performance insight.
Though it’s common to hear people talking about “DevOps teams” — or see job postings for “DevOps” — to leaders of this technology movement, the phrase is like the sound of fingernails on a chalkboard. So why do those in the know freely talk about a DevOps toolchain? It’s because a common toolchain helps developers and IT operations people work together more collaboratively to achieve the goals of the business.
Just how much work is ahead for network functions virtualization (NFV) became clear during sessions at last week’s Carrier Network Virtualization conference in Santa Clara, Calif. Presenters were bullish on NFV, but during the course of a day, they brought up several obstacles the technology still has to maneuver.
It’s been a funny transition the past few years as agile has gone more and more mainstream. You used to have to start every talk with an explanation of the Agile Manifesto… you don’t have to do that anymore, people generally get it.
SQL features have a unique trait that few other languages have. They are obscure to those who don’t know them, as every language feature introduces a new syntax with new keywords. In this case: APPLY and LATERAL.
A few days ago, a reader wanted to create a list of dates in jQuery Mobile and group them by date. Turns out, this is fairly easy using the Autodividers feature of the ListView widget. In this article, you'll learn how to create dividers in lists automatically using jQuery Mobile.
Your mission-critical projects need complex event processing, real-time management and monitoring. Talend 5.4's new feature, Talend Event Logging, allows logging, processing and monitoring of all technical events and business data. In this article, I will focus on how to process, filter and monitor business data.