5 Companies to Watch in the Silicon Prairie

Alexandra Altvater News

This past year, I was introduced to the Silicon Prairie when I hosted Big Omaha and spoke at Thinc Iowa. What’s the Silicon Prairie you ask? It’s just the hottest area in the country for tech startups that you never heard of.

Why does Kubernetes pod stay in pending state

Why do Kubernetes pod stay in pending state?

Lianna Arakelyan Stackify Product & Company Updates

Kubernetes refers to an open-source platform managing containerized service. This portable system simplifies automation and configuration. You can link an app in a Kubernetes cluster and connect it to IBM Cloud Kubernetes service through the VPN. In this article, we will focus on why your kubernetes pod stays in pending state. Use of VPN in Kubernetes Install the VPN in the …

Americaneagle.com and ROC Commerce stay ahead with Retrace

Alexandra Altvater Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources, Stackify Product & Company Updates

As a digital agency, the last thing you need are production issues for your ecommerce clients. The stakes are even higher when your ecommerce clients are running Super Bowl ads for millions to see.  Instead of enjoying the game, you are faced with troubleshooting a dumpster fire. The development teams at Americaneagle.com and ROC Commerce rely heavily on Application Performance …

What is LAMP stack

What is LAMP Stack?

Guest Contributor Stackify Product & Company Updates

Need help on what tech stack suits for your software project? In this entry, let’s learn about LAMP stack’s architecture, its components, and how it works. First, let’s explain the term stack in the software development world. Stack comes from the coined term “solution stack.” It is a collection of software technology that is packed together to form a platform. …

How to configure HTTPS for an Nginx Docker Container

How to configure HTTPS for an Nginx Docker Container

Jose Martin Cara Stackify Product & Company Updates

There are a few ways to effectively configure HTTPs for an Nginx Docker Container.  In this guide, we will quickly cover configuration through the use of free certificate authority Let’s Encrypt. For plenty of people, using Let’s Encrypt to configure HTTPS for an Nginx docker container is a good option. A paid version like Comodo’s SSL certificates may make more …

What is C# used for?

What is C# used for?

Guest Contributor Stackify Product & Company Updates

As a developer, there are things you have to learn about C# programming. In this entry, let’s take a look at its basic attributes and why it remains so popular.  C# programming language is a modern programming language. It derives its characteristics from its predecessors like C and C++. It can perform a wide range of tasks and processes across …

DevOps and the cloud

DevOps and the Cloud: 5 Ways DevOps And the Cloud Will Come Together in 2020

Samuel O'Brien Stackify Product & Company Updates

More and more companies are beginning to turn to DevOps and the cloud as a way to improve their software teams. Whilst it used to be that development and operations were seen as separate, that view has now changed. Linking the two leads to better communication, faster development times, and the ability to stay on top of things. With continuous …

Stackify’s New Pricing: Everything you need to know

Alexandra Altvater Stackify Product & Company Updates

Stackify Retrace pricing is changing. We’re moving away from our old device-based billing to a modern usage-based billing. This means you’ll pick a plan based on the exact amount of projected logs and performance traces you collect and nothing more.  You’re probably wondering why and what’s in it for me.  Stackify has one core belief that has guided us since …

Node.js

Node.js Microservices: Developing Node.js Apps Based On Microservices

Rooney Reeves Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Node.js application developers, in the ever-evolving business landscape, enjoy tangible advantages while incorporating microservices in Node.js apps development. The microservice architecture, or microservices, is a distinct method of software systems development, which attempts to create modules that are single-function, with well-defined operations and interfaces. The trend has become increasingly popular as organizations look to become more agile and move towards …

INNOVATORS VS COVID 19 Matt Watson, the CEO at Stackify, advises Entrepreneurs to focus on the things that make them happy, regardless if work is a giant dumpster fire

Alexandra Altvater News

SoftwareReviews announces its 2020 Application Performance Management Emotional Footprint Award winners, as determined by software users, who feel that five software vendors in the recruiting space have provided them with exceptional customer experiences. According to users’ answers to questions focused on satisfaction, which have been crafted by seasoned IT industry analysts at Info-Tech Research Group, the vendor champions are:

Kubernetes in Production: 6 Key Considerations

Farhan Munir Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Kubernetes is an open-source platform for container orchestration. You can use it to deploy a highly resilient, self-healing infrastructure using automation and infrastructure as code (IaC). Kubernetes includes features for zero downtime deployments, scaling, automatic rollout and rollback of updates, and service discovery. Kubernetes is designed to help you manage container deployments at scale via REST API. It can be used …

Crelate empowers recruiters with Retrace

Maddie Horton Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources, Stackify Product & Company Updates

Crelate, a SaaS-based company, hosted in Microsoft Azure, is focused on helping staffing, recruiting and consulting agency customers connect with an increasingly dynamic workforce. Crelate empowers recruiters through their fast and flexible applicant tracking and recruiting CRM software solution.   “Speed matters to our customers. Recruiters are connecting with hundreds of candidates and clients a week. Time to fill a placement …

Stackify Joins the 2020 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies

Alexandra Altvater News

We are excited and proud to announce that Stackify has been included in the Inc. 5000 list fastest-growing companies for 2020. Huge kudos to all our employees for the hard work they’ve done to help us achieve this honor for the second year in a row!

AngularJS

8 Benefits of Using AngularJS for Web App Development

Sameer Mehta Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

AngularJS is an open-source JavaScript framework developed by Google. AngularJS can create all the interactive elements we normally find on a website. The framework’s main objective is to help develop single-page applications. AngularJS emphasizes code quality and testability, which is why web developers prefer it over other frameworks available. Some of the popular websites and applications which use AngularJS are …

AngularJS

Java Development Mistakes: Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Java Developing

Molly Crockett Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Over time, Java has become a popular programming language in software development. Although Java is more popular with developers than C or C++, this programming language still has its problems. Here are seven Java development mistakes that developers can make and how you can avoid them. 1. Forgetting To Put “Break” In The Code “Forgetting the ‘break’ part can be detrimental …

Empowering Girls in Computer Science

Bianca Dennis Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Empowering Girls in Computer Science “That’s just for boys!” is a common remark heard among young girls. In fact, my younger sister recently made that comment to me when I asked her if she played a certain videogame. While the context might be innocent or inane, it’s alarming how many things are deemed to be “for boys” when, in reality, …

SQL Percentile Aggregates

How to Create SQL Percentile Aggregates and Rollups With Postgresql and t-digest

Matt Watson Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

When it comes to data, let’s start with the obvious. Averages suck. As developers, we all know that percentiles are much more useful. Metrics like P90, P95, P99 give us a much better indication of how our software is performing. The challenge, historically, is how to track the underlying data and calculate the percentiles.  Today I will show you how …

Angular vs AngularJS

Angular vs AngularJS: Differences Between Angular and AngularJS

Naman Modi Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Kubernetes (k8s) enables you to efficiently orchestrate container management, in the cloud or on-premises. As a whole, k8s provides many benefits, including features for self-healing, automated rollouts and rollbacks, load distribution, and scalability. However, k8s is a highly complex platform and requires extensive configuration. To ensure your k8s operations are secure, you need to address key challenges related to architecture vulnerabilities and platform dependencies, and implement relevant security best practices.

Kubernetes Security

Kubernetes Security Best Practices You Must Know

Ilai Bavati Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

Kubernetes (k8s) enables you to efficiently orchestrate container management, in the cloud or on-premises. As a whole, k8s provides many benefits, including features for self-healing, automated rollouts and rollbacks, load distribution, and scalability. However, k8s is a highly complex platform and requires extensive configuration. To ensure your k8s operations are secure, you need to address key challenges related to architecture vulnerabilities and platform dependencies, and implement relevant security best practices.

Stackify Changes Pricing Model for Retrace

Alexandra Altvater News

SoftwareReviews announces its 2020 Application Performance Management Emotional Footprint Award winners, as determined by software users, who feel that five software vendors in the recruiting space have provided them with exceptional customer experiences. According to users’ answers to questions focused on satisfaction, which have been crafted by seasoned IT industry analysts at Info-Tech Research Group, the vendor champions are:

How to Incorporate Security Into Your company’s SDLC

Piyush Jain Developer Tips, Tricks & Resources

It’s been shown that if you follow a proven collection of practices for developing, designing, testing, implementing, and maintaining your software, you will produce a much higher quality product. Over the past few years, we have seen an increasing number of cases of attacks on the application layer. The Open Web Application Security Project, OWASP, estimates that around one-third of …