Apache Kafka 2.8.0 previews life without ZooKeeper

Apache Kafka 2.8.0 has been released by the Apache Kafka community, bringing many new features and improvements, chief of which is an...

Engage! LLVM 12 gets ready for next-gen processors

Compiler infrastructure project LLVM 12 is now available for downloading. The release comes more than a month later than expected due to...

HashiCorp hypes up future 1.0 version as it releases Terraform 0.15

HashiCorp has pressed go on Terraform 0.15, marking the beginning of the pre-release period that will lead up to the 1.0...

Project Reunion 0.5 aims at simplified Windows app development

Microsoft has hit version 0.5 of Project Reunion, an initiative to provide developers with a unified set of APIs to cover both...

IBM tries to tempt devs to eat its Qiskit, feeds them...

IBM has pushed out its first developer certification for programming a quantum computer. Big Blue claimed people of all development backgrounds could...

CrateDB takes distributed SQL DB fully open source with release of...

Crate.io has pushed out CrateDB 4.5, the latest version of its clustered SQL database for developers building machine data applications. With this...

Static energy: Crystal language hits v1.0 milestone, ARM and Windows support...

The first major release of the Crystal programming language happened this week as the project hit version 1.0. The much anticipated language...

Brainstorm crew: Async Foundations Working Group outlines its ‘vision’ for Async...

A group of developers have started an initiative to help make the Rust programming language a more attractive choice for building distributed...

Eclipse sends out first release train of the year, provides mainly...

The Eclipse 2021-03 release train has reached the station with version 4.19 of the Eclipse IDE in tow, which fits the development...

Java 16 is here, though Oracle rep sees no need to...

JDK 16, the implementation of v16 of the Java SE Platform, has landed bang on time, providing developers with refined language features...