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It's pretty easy (and free!) to download R and install it on your own PC, Mac or Linux machine, but if you don't have one of those or simply aren't ready to commit to installing it, you can now try it out online. R-Fiddle (from DataMind) provides an easy-to-use interactive R console th...
We had a project kickoff meeting this morning to discuss tools to be used. This is a consumer-facing single-page Web  application (SPA) that will also have a back-office part to be used by the business owners. During this meetin our engineers suggested a list of software. This list wil...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3463) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to list your SQL database servers. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to get the details for a specific SQL database server. Once a...
22nd November 2013 - CWCS Managed Hosting (www.cwcs.co.uk) has announced that it is offering unlimited data transfer (often referred to as bandwidth) with all its cloud server packages. This not only brings down the cost of CWCS cloud servers, but also means customers will no longer p...
by Joseph Rickert Drew Linzer, the Bayesian statistician who attracted considerable attention last year with his spot-on, R-based forecast of the 2012 presidential election, recently gave a tutorial on Bayesian statistics to the Bay Area useR Group (BARUG). Drew covered quite a bit of ...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3455) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to create a SQL database server. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to list your SQL database servers. Once again, just a reminder ...
La classification automatique des documents, la reconnaissance des cartes de visite et de nouvelles fonctionnalités PDF viennent s'ajouter à notre solution de premier plan compatible avec les plateformes Windows, Linux et Mac.Paris, France (20 novembre 2013) - ABBYY, fourniss...
Here are two jobs which may interest readers of this blog. Both require Axway (Vordel) skills for API Management. The first job is more of an administrator role, and the second is more of a dev role:
One week after Jelastic announced its enterprise debut with its new Platform-as-Infrastructure solution, Jelastic and Red Hat are announcing a new partnership to drive the global standardization of pluggable PaaS cartridges.  As part of the collaboration, Jelastic will add support ...
In my most recent set of posts in this series I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to manage a Windows Azure Mobile Service. I’m now going to change focus and look at how you can use the cross platform command line tools to manage a SQL database. ...
Are there any dangers of using “free” Linux? Linux is used by many and a simple search turns up many different versions, most of which are free with a few paid exceptions.  The advantage of Linux is that the core or kernel is free for distribution.  This enables various compa...
In my last post ( http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3438) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to restart a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to delete a mobile service. Once again, just a reminder ...
New product releases boost database performance, ease management with more customisable tools and expand High Availability support with automated failover managerLondon, UK - November 19, 2013 - EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class Postgres products an...
Kansas City, KS, November 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Advanced Clustering Technologies, Inc., announces the release of eQUEUE, an intuitive web-based front-end job submission tool. It was developed as a way to increase cluster utilization by making it easier to run jobs on a cluster. This a...
On Nov 13 Microsoft announced Visual Studio online. Here is the announcement Here is a screen shot from the site. There is a new portal that goes with it as well.You guessed it right, you can get started for FREE. Of course it is free for MSDN users. You will see some screen shots at t...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Show the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3407 Change the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http:...
If your purpose in life is to entertain the gods, you might as well put on a good show. --UnknownAmazon's Re:Invent show last week turned out to be
By Bob GourleyCloudera’s Doug Cutting delivered a presentation at Hadoop World that outlined key forces driving the data world forward which shed some important insights on where enterprise technology is going. This presentation is summarized and embedded below: Doug starts with ...
This week the SDN buzz was about the new executive director for the OpenDaylight Project (ODP). The Linux Foundation announced Tuesday that former VMware executive Nicolas "Neela" Jacques is now the first ODP Executive Director. Jacques hopes to serve as a facilitator of t...
Set up Continuous Deployment to dotCloud for your Python applications with Codeship We are proud to announce a new member in our Codeship deployments family: dotCloud! A lot of our customers have asked for better Python deployment support on our … Continue reading →
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3407) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to view the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the command line tools to change the s...
In my previous seven posts in this series I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to work with scheduled jobs associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to scale your Windows Azure Mobile Ser...
Klagenfurt, Austria, November 13, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Video is forecasted to grow with a 75% CAGR to become over 66% of worldwide mobile IP traffic by 2017 - already today it is responsible for over 70% of fixed internet traffic(1). The explosion of media traffic and huge variety in dif...
So, last week, as some of you might know, Solar VPS attended Cloud Expo 2013 in Silicon Valley. While we didn’t exhibit at the Cloud conference, our COO and President, Ross Brouse, gave a few speeches and we got pretty interactive on the social media networks all those crazy kids...
DataDynamics StorageX 7.0 file and data management migration software By Greg Schulz DataDynamics StorageX 7.0 file and data management migration software Some of you may recall back in 2006 (here and here) when Brocade bought a file management storage startup called NuVie...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3387) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to update a scheduled job associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Services. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to delete a sch...
By AdamElkusArmy officers and writers Crispin Burke, Niel Smith, and James King have a fascinating piece on the DCGS-A (Distributed Common Ground System-Army) contretemps. It rightly goes beyond blame and finger-pointing. Let me lay my own bias out front — Palantir is a fantastic...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Download a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service schedule job (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3367 Upload a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Ser...
Introduction In Splunk there are a number of ways to “add knowledge”, as they call it, to your incoming data. You can tag a host with an arbitrary text block to identify it some way. For example, hostxyz.xyzcorp.com could be … Continue reading →The post The Tagging Of The S...
Every time I start teaching my new Java class I’m looking at the Swing units in the manual asking myself, “Why my students need to know Swing framework?” Well, I need to teach them how to program GUI, event listeners, asynchronous worker threads and event loop that ar...
In October of 2013 My colleague Victor Gamov and I ran a presentation “Intro to working with GIT and GitHub” for the Princeton Java Users Group. Then we’ve received a number of requests asking if a recording of this session was availabled. We didn’t record this ...
With the first widgets for opentaps 2 are some big changes: Not just a new look and feel or a new technical framework, but a whole new philosophy for building better software with open communities.   This philosophy could be summed up as: Make opentaps Benefit the Maximum Number of Peo...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3367) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to download a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service’s schedule job. In this post I’ll show you how to modify the scr...
One more efficient month with Jelastic! Let’s see what October 2013 brought to us in terms of the Java & PHP software stacks statistics. In this article, we’ll present the overall numbers, distribution by regions and the monthly/annual trends of the stacks popularity within the Jel...
Sharing a common development environment with everyone on your team is important. It is really hard though to keep the same dependencies, database versions and other systems in sync between different machines. Vagrant is a great tool that helps with … Continue reading →
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3359) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to list the scripts associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use that information to download a s...
Service-Flow Deploys Software Upgrades without Downtime, Achieves 99.999 Percent Service Availability and Ensures that All Data Stored in the Cloud is within the European Union JurisdictionBRUSSELS, BELGIUM - 5 November, 2013 - CloudBees, Inc., the enterprise Platform as a Service (Paa...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Create a scheduled job for a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3342) List the scheduled jobs associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http:...
Aruba, F5, Microsoft, Riverbed, Palo Alto Networks, SAP, Splunk, and VMware Support Arista's Open PlatformsNovember 5,2013 - Arista Networks, Inc. today introduced its newest member to its software defined cloud network: the Arista 7000 X Series with the Arista 7300 and Arista 7250 de...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3342) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to create a scheduled job for a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to list the scheduled jobs associated with a ...