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Joe Fay

Joe Fay is content director, events at Situation Publishing. He has been covering technology and business for over 20 years, and edited publications in London and San Francisco.
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GitLab says it will slurp more data from customers – but not Free users

GitLab is ramping up the amount of data it collects on how customers are using its products, leaving it walking a fine line between improving its product...

InfluxData shoots for cloud provider hat-trick by mid 2020

Time series data specialist InfluxData will span the big three cloud providers by the middle of next year. InfluxData launched a managed cloud service...
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JetBrains blows hot for MongoDB in latest IntelliJ build

JetBrains has begun adding support for MongoDB in the latest EAP build of its IntelliJ IDEA which became available this week. The Czech-based firm...

GitHub remembers $200k ICE contract, says ‘yes’ to renewal

GitHub has become the latest target of developer ire after it emerged it was on the brink of renewing a contract with the US’s Immigration and Customs...
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GitLab widens roadmap, aims to run over Datadog

GitLab kicked off its London customer event today by declaring it was a DevSecOps platform for everyone from developers to lawyers - unless you’re an incumbent vendor...

Snyk sprinkles DevOps dust on Trend Micro security platform

Snyk has slipped into the mainstream security space with a strategic partnership with threat defense vendor Trend Micro. The tie-up will initially see Snyk’s...

Travis CI throws open ARMs for testing open source software

Travis CI will now allow developers to test open source software on ARM-based architectures under a just announced alpha program. The CI vendor said...
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What’s the point: Weaveworks debuts K8s tool, GitHub tweaks actions, GitLab patches, Spring integrates

Weaveworks has released WKSctl, an open source tool for installing and managing Kubernetes. WKSctl has three key aims: creating clusters; cluster verification; and setting up GitOps. The...

CNCF’s Envoy report card shows Google, Lyft are top of contributing class

The CNCF has delivered a report card on Envoy, the open source edge and service proxy which is usually mentioned alongside the words Kubernetes or service mesh.
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DevOps and security go hand in hand, but most firms stuck in the middle

Planet DevOps is pulling security more tightly into its orbit, at least according to Puppet’s latest State of DevOps survey. The 2019 report, which...