UPCOMING CENTARE EVENTS AND WEBINARS
Building Cloud-Ready Applications
July 22nd 2020 5:00PM-6:15PM UTC
There's no shortage of digital ink spilled on what the cloud can do for you. Instead of hitching your wagon to a specific provider, why not build your apps so they can work in nearly any cloud, including your own data center? Perhaps you aren't ready today, but you'd like to painlessly migrate your apps to the cloud in a few years? Regardless, building cloud-ready apps is easier than you think. With a few design patterns, you can build apps that run great everywhere, from the cloud to your own data center.
DevOps Demystified: What DevOps Is and Isn't
July 8th 2020 5:00PM-6:15PM UTC
DevOps is a relatively new idea within the software development community, and it has gained the attention of organizations large and small. There are many different definitions and perspectives on what exactly is DevOps which can make understanding and adopting DevOps difficult. Join us as we dive into some of the common myths and misconceptions about DevOps, what a DevOps organization looks like, and why we should care about DevOps.
Sprint Reviews Suck (But They Don’t Have To)
June 24th 2020 5:00PM-6:15PM UTC
The Sprint Review is a critical part of the Scrum framework. It's a time to stop and inspect the product, gather feedback, and engage in discussion. So why is it often so... bad? If you've found yourself wondering when a Sprint Review will end, why you're even there, or wondering if future ones should just be canceled, this webinar is for you! Let's talk about what the Sprint Review is intended to be, examine patterns of how it can go horribly wrong, and learn some tips to get them back on track.
The Cost of a GraphQL Migration
June 17th 2020 5:00PM-6:15PM UTC
GraphQL has become a popular API for web services that replaces traditional ReST APIs. GraphQL has created a buzz within the technology industry as companies receive millions of dollars in investments towards their GraphQL technology. These numbers seem attractive; however, there is always a cost when migrating to a new technology that must be understood before doing so. In this introduction to GraphQL we will explore the use cases for GraphQL, where success are found, and determine whether it is of value to migrate to a GraphQL API for your team.