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September 2022

Cloudera DataFlow Functions for Public Cloud powered by Apache NiFi

Since its initial release in 2021, Cloudera DataFlow for Public Cloud (CDF-PC) has been helping customers solve their data distribution use cases that need high throughput and low latency requiring always-running clusters. CDF-PC’s DataFlow Deployments provides a cloud-native runtime to run your Apache NiFi flows through auto scaling Kubernetes clusters as well as centralized monitoring and alerting and improved SDLC for developers.

That's a Wrap! What You Missed at Kong Summit

Kong Summit has come and gone! Whether you joined us in San Francisco or missed this year’s big shindig, here are some of the highlights from the event and a round-up of all the Kong news dropped over the past two days. This post will continue to be updated with more details and links to videos from sessions as they’re available.


Accelerate Your DevOps Journey by Leveraging Service Virtualization

Customers are demanding new software products that are easily customizable and more functional and capable than the previous edition, which has presented DevOps with new hurdles. Customers desire these things in the present and at a low cost. In contrast to what they demand, software development has historically been beset by large expenditures and protracted development durations. Fortunately, service virtualization is making it simple and constraint-free for DevOps to satisfy customer demand.


8 Ways You Can Reduce the Costs of Your Data Operations

Don’t sacrifice scalability for savings - have it both ways When left unchecked, the cumulative costs of your company data can ramp up fast. From training CPU-intensive machine learning algorithms that aren’t used in production to supporting enormous databases storing every minute event “just in case”. Letting your data operating costs run without checks and balances can quickly cause costs to bloat beyond your allocated budgets.


Software Testing Tools - Quality Apps, Quality Digital Experiences

Modern digital users have the patience level of a typical 5-year-old. Apps that incorporate software testing tools have one core objective to meet: not to make the first encounter with a glitchy UI and unusable functionalities. Software quality in software engineering is a general expectation business stakeholders have. Unfortunately, testing is also “sacrifice” for time to market, postponing the release date and rejecting builds last minute in the development process.


Data Governance and Strategy for the Global Enterprise

While the word “data” has been common since the 1940s, managing data’s growth, current use, and regulation is a relatively new frontier. Governments and enterprises are working hard today to figure out the structures and regulations needed around data collection and use. According to Gartner, by 2023 65% of the world’s population will have their personal data covered under modern privacy regulations.


FinServ APIs: How to Improve Governance & Deploy with Confidence

Financial services innovation continues to progress at a breakneck pace. For example, fintech developers can programmatically spin up accounts, move money, and issue and manage cards with Increase or embed financial services into their marketplace with Stripe – capabilities that were unimaginable just a few years ago.

How to add multiple charts to a report

In this video you will learn how to add multiple charts, or visualizations, to a single data table as you build a report. You'll learn about using the Auto Chart feature, as well as manually selecting your own chart types. In addition to adding charts, you will learn how to add text, graphics, and images to your report. Once you are finished adding charts and other visual elements, you will learn how to properly save your multi-chart report.

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Best JavaScript Charting Library

Charting libraries are in great demand, and their creation and use are becoming increasingly popular in languages such as JavaScript. As evidence, several JavaScript charting libraries are available, both commercial and open-source, with a wide range of functionalities to meet the demands of users. But how can a developer make an informed decision and choose the best JavaScript charting library? It's a difficult question, but we're here to assist!


Data Monetization: What it is & How to do it

Whether you are trying to establish a new niche, carve out a bigger share of a mature and competitive market, or increase the value of your existing products or services, data can be used to gain a competitive advantage and increase your revenue. In this article, we will establish what data monetization is, how it translates to business use cases, showcase how it impacts business performance, and offer guidance on how to start monetizing data today.