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Download the April issue of SD Times!


Spring into the April 2016 digital issue of BZ Media’s SD Times, where interesting and informative news and analysis come into bloom. Our cover story this month looks at you, the developer, and asks, “Are you hireable?” Do you have the skills, the temperament and the collaborative techniques to succeed in any development shop? We know you’ll enjoy this month’s other news articles, features and analysis.

We know you’ll enjoy this month’s other news articles, features and analysis.

  • The State of Mobile—Exciting Times: Device users expect a “magical experience” each time they pick up their phones or tablets. They want it personalized and expect it to have context: Are they inside or outside? What time of day is it? It’s the context, reports contributing editor Alexandra Weber Morales, that makes the mobile experience a magical one.

  • A Culture of ‘Genuine Inclusivity’: In our occasional series on Women in Technology, online and social media editor Madison Moore profiles Katherine Daniels, a senior operations engineer at online retail collaborative Etsy, who discusses the barriers she’s been able to push past. A very insightful look at our industry!

  • The Building Block of SQL: SQL, writes senior editor Alex Handy, is the prime building block of the modern enterprise. Some thought the Big Data explosion would render SQL as a "legacy" solution, but it has a strong future, and Calcite just might be the reason. Read this in-depth look to learn more.

  • Buyers’ Guide—Agile and ALM Tools: Continuous Delivery, DevOps and Big Data are extending what we understood the application life cycle to be. This month’s guide gets you up to date on ALM and the tools that will help your organization thrive with the modern life cycle.
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