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July 19, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Devoxx UK Sessions Now Available Online

 The sessions from this year's British branch of the premier Java developer community conference, are now available online, for free.

This year's Devoxx UK run in London on 8-10 May;3 days packed with 170 sessions across 6 stages and attended by more than a thousand developers.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 19, 2024 04:02 PM

July 16, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Couchbase C++ SDK Goes GA

 Accessing and working with Couchbase from C++ is now possible, thanks to the release of a C++ SDK that provides integration with Couchbase Server.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 16, 2024 07:28 PM

July 15, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Pgai Brings Your ML Workload To The Database

 Extensions like pgai are targeted at the "AI Engineers", a new breed of developers who unlike researchers are concerned with practically applying AI (models, tools, and APIs) to build software.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 15, 2024 05:55 PM

July 12, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - APISEC Conference Sessions Now Available Online

 The talks from APISEC|CON, the largest event dedicated to API security, are now available up on Youtube, for free. The virtual event covered AI and LLM security, defending APIs, API sprawl, governance, testing, shift left, authentication's all there.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 12, 2024 05:13 PM

July 09, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Learn Cryptography Without The Math

 Are you sick of the math associated with cryptography?

You don't have to be any more. Applied Cryptography from the University of Tartu shows cryptography without the math! At last, a hands-on tutorial that teaches developers how to utilize cryptography in an easy-to-comprehend and down-to-earth way.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 09, 2024 06:12 PM

Nikos Vaggalis - Pg_lakehouse Makes PostgreSQL Quack

 Pg_Lakehouse from ParadeDB is an extension that turns PostgreSQL into the analytical engine of DuckDB. Why is that useful? How do you use it?

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at July 09, 2024 07:50 AM

June 30, 2024

June 27, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Amazon Timestream for InfluxDB Handles Your Time Series Workloads

 Amazon has announced Timestream, a fully-managed time series database service that is based on open source InfluxDB.

But what is a time series ?

A formal definition would sound like:

 "A time series is a sequence of data points reported at a       consistent interval over time".

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at June 27, 2024 05:31 PM

June 26, 2024

Nikos Vaggalis - Let Oracle's Coding Assistant Do The Grunt Work

 Oracle is getting into the coding assistants game. The aptly named "Oracle Code Assist" is going to be optimized for Java, SQL, and Oracle Cloud-based applications.

by Nikos Vaggalis ( at June 26, 2024 06:19 AM