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on Sep 19, 2023
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Oracle today made generally available a Java 21 edition and provided early access to more than 15 proposed enhancements to the Java development kit (JDK). Those enhancements were announced at an Oracle CloudWorld 2023 conference, including support for virtual threads to improve overall throughput and adding support for a vector application programming interface (API) that […]

on Sep 19, 2023
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Buildkite Pty Ltd today revealed it has acquired Packagecloud as part of an effort to tightly integrate package management tools with its continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform. Buildkite CEO Keith Pitt said the goal is to reduce the level of friction that exists between providers of third-party package management tools and CI/CD platforms that DevOps […]

on Sep 15, 2023
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A survey of 800 executive and technical professionals conducted by BMC found close to two-thirds (62%) are employing DevOps workflows to build and deploy applications. In addition, the survey also finds that just under a third of respondents (32%) are applying artificial intelligence to IT operations (AIOps) across all platforms. John McKenny, senior vice president […]

on Sep 14, 2023
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More than a year after the Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF) summit kicked off an initiative to better secure open source software-based software supply chains, a lot of progress has been made—but much work remains to be done. The OpenSSF this week hosted a Secure Open Source Software (SOSS) Summit 2023 event in Washington, D.C., […]

on Sep 12, 2023
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A survey of 800 DevOps and application security operations (SecOps) leaders published today found nearly all (97%) are making use of generative artificial intelligence (AI). Conducted by the market research firm Sago on behalf of Sonatype, the survey found that beyond writing code, a full 45% of the 400 security operations professionals have already embedded […]

on Sep 6, 2023
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A survey of 1,001 senior technology executives, developers, and security and operations professionals published this week by GitLab finds 67% are working for organizations already using artificial intelligence (AI) to build software, with 60% of those respondents reporting their organizations use it every day. A full 90% said their organizations are either already using or […]

on Aug 31, 2023
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Grafana Labs this week released version 1.0 of an open source tool that collects data about an application’s code to aid debugging, troubleshooting and optimization efforts. The tool makes it simpler to identify the specific lines of code driving a process or task within an application. Ryan Perry, engineering director for Pyroscope at Grafana Labs, […]

on Aug 11, 2023
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Teleport has made available a chat interface, dubbed Teleport Assist, that makes use of OpenAI’s generative artificial intelligence (AI) application programming interfaces (APIs) to enable DevOps teams to troubleshoot infrastructure issues more easily. Using the natural language interface (NLI) provided by Teleport Assist, DevOps engineers can ask questions and give instructions in English to massive […]

on Aug 10, 2023
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Mezmo has added additional capabilities to streamline the flow of telemetry data within DevOps workflows as part of an effort to make it simpler to surface insights and reduce the total cost of observability. The company has also added integrations with more data sources to the Telemetry Pipeline platform, along with controls that make it […]

on Aug 3, 2023
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At its DASH 2023 conference, Datadog today launched Bits, a digital assistant that uses generative artificial intelligence (AI) from OpenAI’s ChatGPT platform to provide real-time recommendations to resolve issues surfaced by the company’s observability platform. At the same time, the company announced it is extending the reach of that platform to enable IT organizations to […]