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From “Monolithic” to “Microservices”

Traditionally web applications wrapped up business logic, data retrieval, validation, persistence, security and UI in a single bundle deployed on a web server such as Tomcat. This approach continues to work well but these days it’s called “monolithic” and many … Continue reading

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The math problem that could bring the world to a halt

Dynamic resource allocation problems arise from a range of different real-world scenarios and each one has its own specific issues. “Dynamic resource allocation problems deal with changing inputs and environments, which are highly dynamic and difficult to estimate and predict, … Continue reading

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Context Rules The Modern World

John Hagel published the article “Navigating from the Industrial Age to the Contextual Age“:  “Context is becoming more and more central to value creation. If we don’t pay attention to the circumstances surrounding a person or an event, we’re unlikely … Continue reading

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Google Research Football: A Novel Reinforcement Learning Environment

Today Google Research announced the release of the Football Environment, a novel Reinforcement Learning (RL) environment where agents aim to master the world’s most popular sport—football (soccer). Modeled after popular football video games, the Football Environment provides a physics based … Continue reading

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DecisionCAMP Track at BBC-2019

Building Business Capability-2019 will be held on Nov. 11-15 at Ft. Lauderdale, FL. This conference is targeted toward professionals involved in Business Analysis, Digital Innovation, Business Strategy & Transformation, Business Architecture, Business Process, and Business Rules & Decisions. It will … Continue reading

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After Software Eats The World, What’s Left? “Decisions”

A post with this title has been published by Data Decisioning. It refers to Andreessen Horowitz podcast that asks: Is there anything left after software eats the world?  The focus of digitization and automation is on routine work, always in a … Continue reading

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Defining iPhone Rules for Real-Time Events

The new iPhone’s app called Shortcuts allows you to create a script that can be activated by pressing a button or using Siri. For example, you may say “Hey Siri, I’m getting pulled over.” The shortcut will then pause your … Continue reading

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