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Azul offers two levels of migration services to entice enterprises to make the move from Oracle Java to Azul Zulu builds of OpenJDK.
Ignite UI for Blazor combines a data grid with interactive charts, graphs, maps, and other web UI components.
MongoDB Atlas database-as-a-service now allows distributed MongoDB databases to span the AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft clouds.
Coalition sets down 14 guiding principles to ensure that digital transformation projects meet business objectives.
Android Studio 4.1 highlights include a database inspector and easier import of TensorFlow Lite models into Android apps.
GitHub users can draw on ready-made and custom CodeQL queries to discover security vulnerabilities in their codebases.
A survey of hundreds of developers across 26 countries suggests that software developers are more productive working remotely.
Using LLVM, Microsoft has created a common interface between programming languages and target quantum computers.
Microsoft and Databricks say the vectorised query engine written in C++ accelerates Apache Spark workloads by up to 20x.
More work remains to be done in the porting effort, but Windows support is now good enough for early adopters to get started.
C11 and C17 become supported C language versions starting with Visual Studio 2019 16.8 Preview 3.
Microsoft is looking to help developers continuously fuzz-test code prior to release, via the open source OneFuzz framework.
Tribuo offers tools for deploying classification, clustering and regression models in Java, along with interfaces to TensorFlow, XGBoost and ONNX.
Microsoft is moving Visual Studio Codespaces into GitHub Codespaces to simplify the developer experience.