Vendors and analysts would have us believe that the Internet of Things is imminent. But, in fact, it will be years before the obstacles it faces can be surmounted.
The security issues that existed in Objective-C have been only partially addressed in Swift. What to watch out for?
Finding tools that will bridge IoT, machine-to-machine, and big data is no simple task. But some integrated solutions are beginning to appear.
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The open-source SPARK 2014 language can prove that code correctly matches specs. This capability closes off vulnerabilities and illuminates logic errors in code.
The IEEE Center for Secure Design cybersecurity initiative has released a report titled "Avoiding the Top 10 Software Security Design Flaws"
Open source and complementary to existing email IMAP and POP3 protocols
Mobile-centric integration for back end services and security
IoT-Ready Kaazing Gateway 4.0 JMS Edition
A systematic way to find design-level security and privacy weaknesses in systems
Verification and validation updates feature in CMMI for Development V1.3
Company pledges to submit kGraft upstream for standard live patching solution
Solution for iterative and common product development
Combo solution still looks after security and agility needs of enterprise DevOps
Analysis toolchain for deep software risk assessment and mitigation
Events of Interest
September 17-19. St. Louis, MO. Strangeloop
September 23-24. San Francisco, CA. Designers of Things Conference
September 24-25. Boston, MA. Boston App Expo
October 1-3. Santa Clara, CA. Software Developer's Workshop at ARM TechCon (Dr. Dobb's bloggers Al Williams and Eric Bruno will be presenting.)
October 9-10. Palo Alto, CA. Code Stars Summit
October 11-12. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp
October 17-18. Austin, TX. CITCON (Continuous Integration and Testing Conference)
November 3-5. San Francisco, CA. QCon
November 4-5. London, England. Code Mesh Conference
November 17-21. Budapest, Hungary. ApacheCon Europe
Videos of Past Events
September 2013. JavaOne
September 2013. SpringOne 2GX
June 2013. JAXConf 2013
June 2013. Chicago Algorithmic Trading Conference
May 2013. Google I/O
March 2013. GPU Technology Conference
October 2012. JAXLondon 2012
September 2012. Strangeloop
September 2012. Intel Developer Forum
August 2012. VMWorld
July 2012. Java Language Summit
June 2012. Google I/O 2012
May 2012. Atlassian Summit
May 2012 (paid). Fluent Conference
March 2012. Multicore World
July 2011. JVM Language Summit