The Number of web sites and services in our daily duties grows from year to year. Each service requires standard user authentication. Generally, Application Security started with login/password pair, for all of us. It’s not easy to remember even dozen strong passwords, particularly if some service is used once per month. Keep in mind, we have to use different passwords. Usage of the same password for many web sites is the most worst thing a user can do at line of Application Security.
OpenID vs. Login/password schema
Modern web sites nowadays uses third-party authentication based on OpenID technology
The brand new Java 8 is finally on the market! That’s what a lot of java web programmers waited for. For its’ release Oracle offered so called LDK8 also known as Java Development Kit. The java developers from Iflexion feel the descent shift new Java represents with its completely new approach.
Java 8 – what’s it all about?
YoavLandman, the primary Java developer, is really happy and proud of company’s new creation. “Now you can code in totally new way. Be ready for greater options!”
Due to the new methods used to create the perspective functional paradigm in order to replace an old imperative paradigm new Java 8 will offer comfortable solutions for developers. All bugs appear to be not only easily to track, but also handy to fix. Any problem can now be decomposed in any functional value. A lot of tools can now be used for the purpose to manage binaries.
What’s so special about the mobile web apps?
Imagine you’ve got the tremendous idea for the mobile content. You’re ready to share it at once for as many users as possible. Guess what comes next! You get your app optimized for Windows 8, Android, BlackBerry and the handful of other OS. You pay separately to each single team, since you do need separate teams for each kind of application to be created. When you finally get your apps, you contact the app store and go on begging them to take your product. Remember not to lose their contact since most likely you’ll beg them to fix any kind of small bug or make a review pretty soon.
Ready for this hell most of mobile application developers go through?
Still there’s a handy way to avoid all these unnecessary spending and delay. You can create one single app using HTML for it to suite any platform. That’s what Iflexion mobile developers do and that’s what they strongly advise you to do as well.
What’s the profit?
- Use the platform you like
No more need to struggle to cope with all kinds of platforms with all its specification. You save your money and efforts since the HTML app will easily get installed wherever you want.
Remember time when you had to download the whole website in order to search through the needed information? You had to dig through the whole mass of data in order to get what you really need. That was bearable when you work on PC, but became totally inappropriate the time you appeared to be working on any mobile device.
The reason is that the connection is unfortunately not as fast as on local PC. Moreover you have the limited screen and cannot accept there all the information at once.That is when the single page web applications appeared to be far more popular than full size websites.
Specialties of single-page web apps
Web app developers composed the front end to any content database. While website programming offers you to deal with all data at once, single-page applications let you pull the needed piece of data right into your hands without losing any time.
iOS developers are running the hot competition against Android App programmers.
The mobile application is nowadays the direct way to progress. This concerns everything including time, resources and of course money. That you need is to focus on the most important cases and ignore features that are just taking the memory limits.
What are mobile apps created for?
Some companies try to tighten up their budget and deny creating the separate mobile application opting for simple mobile optimized website. This is rather wrong way to solve the question, since mobile applications reach much wider audience then mobile-opted sites do. They offer more built-in options and offer easy access to various data.
These breaking news have shocked the IT world! New programming issue threatens to beat up the main software programming languages like PHP, Ruby on Rails and even Java!
This fresh newcomer is Node.js and it offers some brand new features that will most likely be handy for newbies as well as for those who tend to work with over-complicated systems.
The main problem of Java developers
Each Java development company employee sometimes comes across the trouble of system being too complicated. Their script might not work correctly or may just not work at all, let along the fact that any operation takes forever to be completed.
Why our banks are so interested in social media? The main reason is that media appear to be the source of bank’s popularity. They can easily get it to the top or bring down in weeks. However the problem stands in all its glory especially for huge and well known banks a lot of people tend to use. Every day they work with a lot of clients and have thousands of deals made. On the other hand they have a lot of employees which are usually not 100% satisfied with their work. This means any of them can deliver in the net their dissatisfaction about the bank he works for. And we even do not mean employees who got fired or got their salary lowered.
That’s why a lot of banks turned their attention to social networking software solutions.
Let’s see, which trends are the most popular.
Ecommerce software development
It’s really important or any bank to meet people’s needs. If people want to get access to their account through mobile phone or any other digital equipment, these options must be offered. Otherwise your clients won’t be yours anymore.
This year is rather rich on events made just for Ruby on Rails developers. The whole set of meetings will give them unique possibility to enlarge their experience and deepen their knowledge in various cases.
The nearest one will start really soon – meaning 3d of April. That’s the date when the Ancient City Ruby 2014 starts. Iflexion Ruby on Rails developers are going to participate in this event.
Ancient City Ruby, 3-4 April 2014
Each year in April you get the opportunity to get more knowledge in the field of Ruby on Rails craft. A lot of worldwide known specialists come to the conference in order to exchange their opinions on the latest trends and work out the best policy to operate their favorite system.
The lectures of famous speakers will be combined with workshops, where you will get lured into discussions on various topics. A lot of questions are usually raised on these meetings.
On April 1st we will see officially released milestone of Server SQL 2014. This is the huge step forward for all the database developers, who were waiting for this long time already. New opportunities for database programming are awaited. Also specialists from Iflexion consider the new tool to provide more benefits for database programming in general matters.
The new release is mainly based on the current SQL Server 2012 which is used for 2 years already without any great malfunctions. The codename the tool was presented to the audience is “Hekaton”. The new feature is so called OLTP (online translation processing). This will enable the performance gain up to 30-times faster along w scalability improvements. These are run by AlwaysON technology offered by Windows Azure. According to this technology, databases will generally fail over to installations created by SQL Server, offering high level availability and improved recovery scenarios.
Since 2014 has already knocked at our door and even kicked it wide open, it’s perfect time to take a look at the most popular and important trends this year has to offer.
Iflexion team has done its best to prepare the list of long awaited changes in IT world.
Let’s have a look at the short list:
- Clouds get top popular
- Data scientists go down
- Big data and social data go up
- Analytics of complex specialized systems are wanted along with agile business intelligence
- Everyone goes for storytelling
- All efforts get accumulated in mobile sector
- Embedded business intelligence begins to emerge in attempt to put analytics in the path of everyday business activities.
Now it’s time for detailed information.
Hadoop and NoSQL
These systems are now completely linked one to another. You shall keep this in mind in order to take full range of IT advantages.