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Creating your own Shopping List App using ReactJS

In this tutorial, I am going to walk you through creating your very own shopping list app using ReactJS. The main function of this app is to add items to your checklist as well as delete them whenever you are through with your items.

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Scaling Business Platform Performance with Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, Kafka, Kubernetes – Part 1/6

Spark,Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, Kafka, Kubernetes? If you don’t already know what these mean and you have no goal or objective to make software that works at a global level, then you don’t need to be reading this article at all. Seriously, it’ll be a waste of your time. These technologies, now open sourced, originated from the extremely high-end university research laboratories of the University of Berkeley and the halls of high-tech companies such as Google, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. They were built for different purposes for their creators but now being available to the public, they have been flourishing on their own in the wild ether of the Internet. Why would any CIO, CTO, CMO, or a CEO consider these technologies?

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Recap: CIO/CTO Training: Scaling Cloud Applications Using Docker

Docker is a technology that has the potential to transform the business of delivering software applications across a variety of industries. Not only that, but it will also greatly change the way that businesses view their enterprise architecture as it relates to their business strategy. With a fully dockerized application deployment environment, companies will be able to iterate, deliver, test, and QA their software products at a speed like never before.

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Building Search Engines – Comparing Lucene, SolR, Elastic, AmazonSearch, and AzureSearch

Rahul Singh, CEO at Anant Corporation, gave a presentation on Comparing SolR/Lucene/ElasticSearch vs. Cloud based Search Providers at the Northern Virginia Software Architecture Roundtable. Continue reading