IoT platforms of 2020: In-depth guide on platform capabilities

IoT platforms facilitate scalable deployment of IoT sensors as they provide a platform for securely managing and analyzing their IoT devices and data. Important features of an IoT platform include data management, analytics, application development, interoperability, device management and security.

What is an IoT platform?

IoT platforms are middleware that integrates applications and hardware while providing an environment for data analytics. These platforms transfer information between two IoT layers: hardware and applications. They transmit data from a variety of hardware to the cloud to make it useful for applications while transferring commands from applications to hardware. Read more

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Auto Code Review: Guide to faster & effective code reviews

Automated code review tools are critical to standardize and scale an organization’s software development efforts. They are complementary to manual code reviews. Since automated code reviews take care of the more typical software mistakes, human reviewers can focus on higher level code issues. Automated code reviews make the source code more efficient while also speeding up the review process.

What is automated code review?

Automated code review is the process of automatically reviewing a source code using a predefined set of rules to identify inefficient or suboptiomal code. Read more

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Code Review in 2020: Best Practices & Latest Advances

Code reviewed by a second developer tends to be more effective, secure and lead to less technical debt. No matter how successful and experienced code developers, a code review can improve code quality by identifying otherwise hard-to-notice suboptimal code.

What is a code review?

Code review is a part of quality assurance (QA). It is a systematic review of a program’s source code to assure its technical content and quality. Common vulnerabilities such as race conditions, memory leaks and buffer overflows can be found by the code review process which leads reviewers to improve software quality. Read more

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Edge Analytics in 2020: Guide to intelligent IoT applications

Data and insights are valuable assets for any company with data driven decision making permeating every aspect of our lives. 

Historically, businesses collected data from different IoT devices and sensors, gathered them in a central point such as a data lake or data warehouse and performed analysis to gain insights. What if organizations can remove the step of data centralization/integration and skip to the analysis phase? This approach is called “edge analytics” and enables organizations to achieve Read more

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Multiexperience development in 2020: In-depth guide

Digital touchpoints are increasing with the development of wearable devices, natural language based UI as well as AR and VR. Organizations need to satisfy customer demand in every touchpoint relevant for their businesses in a cost effective manner.

Multiexperience development platforms help businesses trade-off between ease of development vs scalability and custom functionality. These platforms simplify creating apps that work on various touchpoints and devices, allowing companies to test and improve their user experience on a new platform with limited investment. Once the requirements of the app for this new platform reaches a certain level of complexity, companies can decide to build custom, platform specific apps. Read more

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