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Advancing open source projects
As the November KubeCon event in San Diego approaches, you’ll see a lot of exciting things coming from HPE DEV. In this month’s edition, learn more about BlueData and the KubeDirector open source project that helps you run complex, stateful applications on Kubernetes. We will also be featuring a couple of blogs and tutorials that are designed to help developers and designers improve their skills. And you’ll get a chance to meet a couple more of our HPE DEV community members.

Make sure you keep following our progress and stay up-to-date by visiting the HPE DEV Portal, connecting with us on Slack, and reading these monthly newsletters.
Meet the team – Jeff Krenek and Vivek Kulkarni
This month, get to know some of our Microsoft Azure Stack experts – Jeff Krenek and Vivek Kulkarni.
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News from the Community
You can view the latest news and updates from our community on the HPE DEV blog. Click on the links below to read our most recent posts.
KubeDirector: The easy way to run complex, stateful applications on Kubernetes
KubeDirector is an open source Apache project, initiated by BlueData, designed to make it easy to run complex, stateful, scale-out application clusters on Kubernetes. With KubeDirector, you can run clusters for AI, machine learning, and big data analytics on Kubernetes without writing a single line of Go code. Learn more here.
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Deploying complex, stateful applications on Kubernetes with KubeDirector
This BlueData webinar provides an overview of the KubeDirector architecture, shows how to author the metadata and artifacts required for a typical stateful application (e.g. Spark, Jupyter, and Cassandra), and demonstrates the deployment and management of the cluster on Kubernetes using KubeDirector.
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So you know how to code. Is that enough?
Being a developer is about more than just coding. This blog highlights some attributes to help you stand out and enjoy a successful, long-term career.
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CodeWars, a unique, mind boggling coding competition for senior high school students
CodeWars is a high school computer programming competition designed to spark interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Discover how a fun and exciting CodeWars 2019 India exposed 11th and 12th grade students to real-life technical problems and encouraged them to pursue technical careers by reading this blog post. Next up, Code Wars in Taipei, November 2, 2019!
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Using TypeScript in Grommet applications
Using TypeScript in your Grommet/React applications can help you save time debugging your applications. This quick tutorial shows you how to do it.
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Hacktoberfest 2019 - Help Grommet and win a free t-shirt in the process
Help drive the growth of open source software and contribute to Grommet by participating in the Hacktoberfest challenge. Get details here.
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Open source databases: A viable alternative for enterprise computing
No one thinks twice anymore of relying on Linux when the operating system is backed by a large and professional vendor such as Red Hat. Now that open source options are available with all the support and capability of proprietary products, but at a fraction of the cost, database software has reached a similar point in its evolution. Learn which reliable, open source database products can help you lower your total-cost-of-ownership (TCO) by reading this post.
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How design innovation enhances IT
Bryan Jacquot, Vice President and Chief Design Officer at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), shares his thoughts on how innovative IT design is helping organizations succeed in today’s ultra-competitive and disruptive business environment. And a lot of it has to do with creativity. Read more here.
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Sir Hackington’s Corner
(HPE DEV Events)
Sir Hackington invites you to attend these events and see what HPE DEV has to offer.

DevOps Days Ghent, Ghent, Belgium – October 28-30, 2019

Open Source Summit, Lyon, France – October 28-30, 2019

HPE+SUSE Redfish Workshop – October 31, 2019

CodeWars in Taipei – November 2, 2019

KubeCon | CloudNativeCon, San Diego – November 18-21, 2019

HPE+SUSE reprise their Redfish Workshop in Lyon, France in October
The HPE+SUSE Redfish Workshop held in San Diego at the Open Source Summit last August was such a success, it will be repeated in Europe this October. Seats are limited, so register soon to learn about the benefits derived from Redfish, a standard management layer that can be used to deploy, configure, and manage an environment.
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