Don Denoncourt expounds on why Rails has become the hottest technology in the web development industry.
Written by Don Denoncourt
I worked the PowerRuby booth at the spring COMMON Conference this year. Many of our booth visitors asked, "Why would I use Rails over Java, .Net, or PHP?" Each time I was asked that question, I seemed to respond with a different answer. So I decided to compile my top ten answers into this article:
Don't miss out! This is the hands-on guide to IBM's strategic language for IBM i. Database Design and SQL for DB2 delivers everything you need to know about database design and SQL. Author Jim Cooper gives you all the tips and techniques you need in one convenient place, whether you’re a beginner or an advanced developer. Includes real-life examples to help you hone your skills. The bonus companion website explains embedded SQL and explores client-side technologies.
Most businesses invest in software and protect that investment with a maintenance agreement from the software vendor. Most IT managers must question at one time or another what exactly they're getting for their money from a software maintenance agreement.
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In this Webinar, based on her just-released e-book on Security Administration, Carol Woodbury, the authority in IBM i Security, discusses the tasks every IBM i Security Administrator should perform. From system values to managing user profiles, administering authorities and handling IFS security issues, Carol provides guidance for automating tasks as well as tips for simplifying them.
The March 2014 disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 has renewed old concerns about the security of aircraft with embedded systems, such as the Boeing 777. While the exact causes of the plane’s demise have not been determined yet, security experts have taken the opportunity to point out that cyberattacks could exploit the features of advanced airliners and lead to similar incidents in the future.