What is DevOps? Not Even Leaders and ‘Practitioners Can Agree

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In its first ever “State of DevOps” report, data-as-a-service company Delphix polled more than 2,000 IT practitioners regarding the use of DevOps in their organization, their perceived best practices and warnings about what hasn’t worked for them. While it’s interesting that leaders and practitioners don’t seem to agree on a standard definition of DevOps, Delphix’s … Read more

NYC Tech Events: IoT Central

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IoT Central has grown to nearly 2,800 members in a little more than a year of existence — Load Impact is constantly on the hunt for the best meetups and conferences around New York City. In this new blog series, NYC Tech Events, we talk about some of the tech-focused events around the city that feature great … Read more

Velocity NY Speaker Preview: Blackrock 3 Partners

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Photo by Anthony Delanoix, Courtesy of StockSnap.io — This is Part 3 of Load Impact’s Velocity NY Preview Series. Load Impact is chatting with some of the cutting-edge developers and executives who will be speaking at Velocity NY Oct. 12-14. “It was impossible to get regular work done because we were running around putting out … Read more

Drones: The Future for Mobile App Developers

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The future will be filled with drones (photo courtesy of Shane Perry and StockSnap.io) Drone technology has accelerated in recent years while costs have put very capable drones within reach of consumers as well as enterprises. Many advances in recent years have been around hardware platforms — better batteries, more robust airframes and high-resolution cameras. More … Read more

Using the WebAudio JavaScript API (Tutorial)

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Note: Please note that the examples on this post may not use the best JavaScript coding practices, such as save variables on the global context. It is done this way for easy understanding, and the writer recommends to encapsulate most of the examples using OO approach. Introduction The WebAudio API is a high-level JavaScript API … Read more

Discounted Ticket to Velocity NY + A Free Load Impact Shirt

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While conferences and events are one of the most fun parts of our job, we know buying passes for dozens of events each year can be costly. That’s why we’re helping you get 20 percent off your Velocity NY pass (Gold, Silver or Bronze) by using the code RAGNAR20 when you register. As an added … Read more

Load Impact Wins Coveted ComputerWeekly Award

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We know load testing isn’t the sexiest technology out there, but you can ask any experienced entrepreneur or successful developer, and they’ll tell you it’s absolutely critical to the success of a digital product. The function of performance and load testing can be overlooked at times, but that just makes us more excited when we’re recognized … Read more