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Facebook ditches own dev environment for Visual Studio Code

Facebook has said it is making Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code its default development environment internally. It is also partnering with Microsoft to enhance the remote development extensions...

Red Hat refurbs Workspaces with Visual Studio extensions, air-gapping

Red Hat has updated its cloud-native CodeReady Workspaces development environment with support for Visual Studio Code extensions, an air-gapped install feature, plus user interface enhancements.

JFrog spawns ‘free to use’ Container Registry

JFrog, best known for its Artifactory repository tool, has unveiled a free-to-use JFrog Container Registry that builds on Artifactory to support Docker-style container deployments and Kubernetes.
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Google tells AI to explain itself

Google has added Explainable AI services to its cloud platform, in an effort to make the decision making processes of machine learning models more transparent to users, and thus...
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Google releases Skaffold so devs don’t get hung up on Kubernetes app lifecycle management

Google has announced general availability of Skaffold, a tool designed to automate many of the housekeeping tasks around continuous application deployment using containers and Kubernetes.
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IntelliJ IDEA 2019.3 Beta brings MongoDB, SpringBoot support, better performance

JetBrains has shot out a beta for the 2019.3 release of its IntelliJ IDEA dev environment. The firm says that all major changes debuted in early access...
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Azure loads Review Apps in Pipelines, aims at better oversight of entire apps

Microsoft has added a feature dubbed Review Apps to its Azure Pipelines CI/CD service that aims to help developer teams to get an overview of all pull...

Red Hat uncovers revamped developer toolset in RHEL 8.1

Red Hat this week rolled out the latest version of its operating system, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.1, bringing a number of enhancements such as live...
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Azure serves up pre-warmed Functions to offset cold starts

Microsoft has unveiled a number of enhancements for its Azure Functions serverless computing service, including PowerShell support for event-driven automation, extended language support and a way to...

Business value not velocity will define DevOps success, says Forrester

DevOps is facing a shakeout in the near future, according to Forrester Research. It predicts that businesses will pivot away from release cadence as a measure of how DevOps...