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Checkmarx Unveils New Open Source IaC Scanning Engine

Software security solutions provider Checkmarx today launched a new open-source static analysis tool designed to allow developers to write more secure infrastructure-as-code.

Databricks Partnership Enables 'Lakehouse' on Google Cloud

Databricks is partnering with Google Cloud to enable the deployment of its namesake data engineering solution with yet another leading cloud provider.

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Netflix Open Sources GraphQL for Spring Boot

Netflix has open sourced its Domain Graph Service (DGS) framework for standalone and federated GraphQL services.

JDK 16 Now in Second Release Candidate Phase

JDK 16 is now in the Second Release Candidate Phase (RC2) and on track for an early March release.

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Microsoft Releases Public Preview of its Graph Java SDK v3

Microsoft releases a public preview of its Graph Java/Android SDK.

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New Relic Advances its 'Full Stack Observability' Mission

New Relic introduced a new tool in its evolving observability product portfolio, part of the company's "reimagined full-stack observability experience."

Rust Foundation Founded to Steward Popular Mozilla-born Language

The up-and-coming programming language, Rust, gained a kind of official status this week with the formation of the Rust Foundation, an independent non-profit steward of the open-source language and ecosystem.

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Oracle Adds Free GraalVM to Java SE Subscription

The Enterprise Edition of the GraalVM, Oracle's "universal virtual machine," is now available, free of charge, with a Java SE subscription, Oracle announced.

JetBrains Opens Early Access program for IntelliJ IDEA

JetBrains opens an Early Access Program for the upcoming release of IntelliJ IDEA 2021.1, giving fans of the tool and chance to take this version for a pre-release build test drive.

Bonita 2021.1 Adds 'Unprecedented Number' of Open-Source of Features

Business process automation and optimization tools provider Bonitasoft announces milestone release of the Bonita Platform with new open-source features.

Java Apps More Vulnerable than .NET Apps, Report Finds

Java apps earn higher security vulnerability score than .NET apps, a Contrast Lab report finds.

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Real Time Digital Twin Streaming Services Gets a Rules Engine

ScaleOut Software makes life easier for Java, C#, and JavaScript devs with a new rules engine in its Digital Twin Streaming Service.

Devs in Retail and Hospitality Fix Flaws Faster, Veracode Report Concludes

A new report from Application Security Testing (AST) solutions provider Veracode shows that software developers working in the retail and hospitality sector are fixing flaws in their companies' software at a faster rate than five other sectors--despite having to work with applications that tend to be older and larger than other sectors. 

Mendix Brings Low Code to China

Enterprise low-code platform maker Mendix announced the introduction of its platform to the Chinese market this week.

Red Hat to Acquire StackRox

Red Hat announced that it is acquiring Kubernetes-native security provider StackRox sometime in the first quarter of 2021. It's first acquisition by Red Hat since it was acquired by IBM.

Microsoft Upgrades Java Project View in VS Code

Microsoft's popular open-source, cross-platform code editor, Visual Studio Code (VS Code), has received an update of its new project view, better known as the Java Projects Explorer.

BMC Pumps Up Mainframe Intelligence, Security, and DevOps

BMC unveils new capabilities and enhancements for its Automated Mainframe Intelligence (AMI) and Compuware portfolios to protect mainframe customers' uptime and availability, defend the mainframe against cybersecurity threats, and advance enterprise DevOps.

MariaDB Reactive Relational Database Connectivity Connector Goes GA

The MariaDB Corp., the company behind MariaDB, community-developed, commercially supported fork of the MySQL relational database management system (RDBMS), today announced the general availability of the MariaDB Reactive Relational Database Connectivity (R2DBC) connector.

CircleCI Adds Enterprise-Focused Capabilities to Growing CI/CD Ecosystem

Continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) platform provider CircleCI has announced new platform additions aimed at furthering the extensibility of its platform and growing ecosystem.

AWS Greengrass 2.0 Edge Runtime: New Dev Capabilities and Open Source

AWS unveils a new, open-source version of its AWS IoT Greengrass edge runtime and cloud service.