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DZone Trend Reports and Guides provide expert thought leadership and survey insights into recent advancements in technology, how adoption of new tools or methodologies has grown over time, the challenges that exist in executing on the promises of these technologies, and what new advancements are on the horizon.

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Q4 2022

Performance and Site Reliability

Observability for Distributed Systems

The concept of observability was first leveraged over 110 years ago. It was initially known as telemetry, and in 1912, it used the city of Chicago’s telephone lines to transmit data from the electric power plants to a central control station. Today, modern observability is still very much focused on the interplay of data to yield informed inputs and outputs of systems. Sprinkle in site reliability engineering (SRE), and there should be little to no performance issues in distributed systems, right? In an ideal world, yes, but in reality, there is still work to be done.

Q4 2022

Kubernetes in the Enterprise

Container Management Reimagined

In 2022, Kubernetes has become a central component for containerized applications. And it is nowhere near its peak. In fact, based on our research, 94 percent of survey respondents believe that Kubernetes will be a bigger part of their system design over the next two to three years. With the expectations of Kubernetes becoming more entrenched into systems, what do the adoption and deployment methods look like compared to previous years?

Q3 2022

Database Systems

Strategies for Migration, Management, and Data Quality

Every modern application and organization collects data. With that, there is a constant demand for database systems to expand, scale, and take on more responsibilities. Database architectures have become more complex, and as a result, there are more implementation choices. An effective database management system allows for quick access to database queries, and an organization can efficiently make informed decisions. So how does one effectively scale a database system and not sacrifice its quality?

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Performance application performance, monitoring, site reliability, observability, distributed tracing, performance degradation, site reliability engineering, performance management, performance analysis, distributed systems
Cloud kubernetes, kubernetes architecture, kubernetes deployments, kubernetes environment, kubernetes implementation, kubernetes infrastructure, kubernetes monitoring, kubernetes performance, kubernetes patterns, kubernetes scaling
Database databases, database systems, data management, cloud database, data consistency, data quality, dbms, database migration, database trends, relational database
Microservices microservice architecture, containerization, container environments, container orchestration, microservice adoption, microservice design, distributed applications, microservices performance, container security, microservices communication
Web Dev low code, no code, low code automation, low code development, release automation, low code programming, low code challenges
Big Data big data, data pipelines, data warehouse, data analytics, data architecture, data security, data lake, etl, elt, data storage
Integration integration, application integration, enterprise application, api, apis, graphql, rest api
DevOps devops, ci/cd, ci/cd pipeline, application release orchestration, application release automation, continuous delivery, continuous deployment, continuous development, continuous integration, continuous integration and deployment
AI ai, machine learning, artificial intelligence, explainability, mlops
Performance application performance management, apm, application performance, distributed systems, observability, monitoring
Cloud kubernetes, enterprise kubernetes
Security application security, appsec
Web Dev low code development, low-code, no-code and low-code options, no code development, application development
DevOps ci cd, continuous integration, continuous delivery, continuous deployment, devops, devsecops, pipeline management, automation
Cloud containers, container adoption, containerized applications, container configuration, container challenges, container implementation, container management, container performance, container monitoring, container platform
Web Dev web development
Integration api, api management, api design, rest api
Database data persistence, database management system, dbms, database tools, data management, polyglot persistence, relational databases, tree structure, database research, database trends
IoT edge computing, edge architecture, internet of things, edge data collection, cloud computing, trend report, survey findings
Cloud kubernetes, containers, k8s, docker
Big Data data warehousing, big data, analytics, cloud, hybrid
Database database, sql, nosql, big data, trends, graph database
DevOps continuous testing, testing automation, automated testing, testing trends, test automation, test automation framework, test data management, test data management strategy, testing best practices
Performance apm, application performance monitoring, site reliability engineering, aiops, performance engineering, performance trends
DevOps ci/cd, continuous integration, devops, pipeline management, continuous delivery
Big Data big data, analytics, dashboards, data visualization, machine learning
Database database security, sql server, data security breach, cloud
Cloud cloud (add topic), cloud native, microservices, serverless architecture, container management
Cloud kubernetes, continuous integration, continuous delivery, container orchestration, cloud computing
DevOps devops, devsecops, appsec, open source security, security automation
Web Dev web developement
AI ai, machine learning, python machine learning, what is machine learning
Microservices microservices adoption, microservices
Cloud kubernetes, container orchestration
DevOps devops at scale, devops maturity
Integration api management, integration
Security security, application security