Great stories are sprouting out of the May 2017 issue of SD Times! Our cover story this month looks at Cloud Platform-as-a-Service, with contributing editor Alexandra Weber Morales examining three important trends to watch as the world becomes serverless.
• Fact vs. Futuristic Fiction – The Realities of Machine Learning: Machine learning is rising to prominence as a way to help organizations automate their processes and to deliver what customers want in the way they want them. Social/Online Editor Madison Moore talks to experts in artificial intelligence to find out what the technology can do, and how the creepy visions portrayed in popular culture are off the mark.
• The Best Crash and Bug Reporting Tools of 2017: All third-party bug reporting platforms want to give timely data on the source of crashes and bugs, though they differ in their capabilities. In this article, we look at what’s available out there, and what they can do.
• Buyers Guide – Continuous Testing: Agile processes have dramatically quickened the pace of software development, and DevOps practices have dramatically quickened the pace of software deployment and delivery. How’s a tester supposed to keep up? Using automated testing tools, and testing throughout the SDLC. This month’s guide looks at the tools available to development teams to improve the speed and quality of testing.
But WAIT… there’s MORE! This month’s issue includes the Microsoft Build Showcase, which turns the spotlight to Microsoft’s premier developer event and the partners that bring so much to expand and enhance Visual Studio. Even if you can’t be at Build 2017, it’ll feel like you are there!