DevOps Core Tenet: Automated Testing

This is the fourth and final post in a series of blog posts about our core tenets of DevOps. For more information on our approach to DevOps, visit our DevOps Page. The final core tenet of DevOps is Automated Testing. The goal of this tenet of two-fold: to reduce the amount of time dedicated to […]

10 Tips to Improve Your Gradle Build Time

This article is tailored toward Android, but many of the tips are useful for any Gradle project. Note: as of this writing instant run has been available as beta and has recently been released in Android Studio 2.0. I’ve seen people report many issues with it so far, so I’ve not jumped into that pool […]

DevOps Core Tenet: Dynamic Infrastructure

This is the third in a series of blog posts about our four core tenets of DevOps. For more information on our approach to DevOps, visit our DevOps page. With rapidly changing infrastructure needs, organizations have shifted away from on-premise bare metal servers. In today’s landscape, the needs are just too unpredictable to be able […]

DevOps Core Tenet: Frequent Releases

This is the second in a series of blog posts about our four core tenets of DevOps. For more information on our approach to DevOps, visit our DevOps page. One of the biggest shifts in software in the past decade has been the shift in release cycles. In the past I’ve worked with many Fortune […]

DevOps Core Tenet: Infrastructure as Code

This is the first in a series of blog posts about our four core tenets of DevOps. For more information on our approach to DevOps, visit our DevOps page. At its core, an organization that is successful at DevOps is one that has mastered the science of automation. While many organizations have automated pieces of […]

IoT Projects: Raspberry Pi vs Arduino

We’re often asked by people who are just starting to build applications, what platform should I use to build my project? The answer really depends on what your Internet of Things (IoT) project is going to do. In this article, we will review both the Arduino and the Raspberry Pi to help determine which is best to use when.