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Mitch Pronschinske10/19/13
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OpenShift on OpenStack with the HEAT API

This video describes how to use the HEAT API to deploy OpenShift Origin on OpenStack. Heat is the toolchain and orchestration engine that uses template-based deployments.

Mitch Pronschinske10/18/13
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Free Tickets for the Jenkins Conf Live Stream!

I found out that the Oct 23rd Jenkins User Conference is giving away streaming access to their conference for free (with 128 slots currently remaining, but they'll increase that number if they need to).

Mitch Pronschinske10/18/13
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Coder Reactions Part 2: Building Your First App

When I first started programming, I was kicking ass – every little practice exercise worked… And then I was hit with a sudden increase in difficulty… These were my reactions...

Mitch Pronschinske10/17/13
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ZeroMQ Reaches 4.x - New Security, Socket Type and ZMTP

This week, ZeroMQ had a major release: version 4.0.1. Pieter Hintjens, a founder of the project, has been blogging about the new security features specifically.

Mitch Pronschinske10/17/13
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The Blogging Programmer's Style Guide: Does Anyone Hyphenate "Open Source" or "Command Line" Anymore?

The answer should be an easy "yes" if you look at the English rules for compound adjectives, but out in the real world (the internet) these rules get broken, and with other terms in the past, we have ended up embracing the contravention, which then becomes the convention.

Mitch Pronschinske10/17/13
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A New Forum For Heroku Buildpack Developers

Developers building Heroku Buildpacks, or planning to start building them, now have a place discuss ideas and ask or answer questions. The new Heroku Buildpacks forum is built using Jeff Atwood's Discourse.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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Apache Libcloud Gets OpenStack Driver Docs and New Examples

The Apache Libcloud project has added some new examples and the OpenStack driver documentation in preparation for its 0.14 release.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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How CloudBees Uses the Emerging Pattern of Microservices

What are microservices? They're like little modular pieces of an application that can all be built, maintained, and deployed separately so that if one goes down, it doesn't bring down the whole app. Think of them like single-purpose unix apps. Netflix and CloudBees both use microservices.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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Major Use Case: Adobe Moved Neo4j From Data Center to the Cloud

See how it looks when an application based on the open source graph database Neo4j makes the big switch to cloud infrastructure. This was Adobe, so it had to be done right.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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OpenShift's New Features This Year

OpenShift has been steadily updating and gaining new featues. Docker support and the collaboration to improve Docker are probably the two most anticipated changes coming, but let's take a look at how OpenShift has improved so far this year.

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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Spring Integration 2.2.6 - Bug Fixes and Long Test Skipping

An incremental release of Spring Integration fixes several bugs and adds one improvement: It will skip long running tests that occur during normal builds.

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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What's the Best Development Resource You've Ever Found?

Once in a while, we find development resources that are really remarkable in the amount of great information they provide and other resources that they aggregate. What are some of the best programming resources (not including documentation) that you've ever found?

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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Special Hardware and Virtualization: Two Paths to SDN

Is network complexity better solved by virtualization, or a change in hardware? Obviously, a lot of vendors will push their hardware as the best way to achieve software-defined networking, as opposed to the more free and open virtualization strategies involving standards like OpenFlow.

Mitch Pronschinske10/14/13
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OpenStack Heat, One-and-a-half Years Later

Heat is an orchestration engine that uses repeatable templates. Hear about the roadmap for the next major release of Heat.

Mitch Pronschinske10/14/13
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DZone Weekly Link Roundup (October 14)

Groupon moves to Node.js, StackEdit becomes the best new markdown editor, John Resig creates a Twitter list of women who code, and Randall Munroe writes a comic on functional programming. Those stories, plus a tool that makes you into an elite hacker like you see in the movies.