DevContentOps Weekly News Roundup Apr 22 2022


Welcome to the latest edition of the DevContentOps Weekly News Roundup. We update you on the latest news and hot stories related to DevOps, Content Management, Content Marketing, and Web Development.

DevOps News

DevOps Pulse 2022: Production Issues Take Longer to Solve Despite Advancements in Observability, an open source observability platform for modern DevOps and security teams, has released its 5th DevOps Pulse 2022 Report - an analysis of the key trends, points of interest, and challenges experienced by developers every day.

Quali Strengthens Infrastructure Control Plane Features for DevOps and IT Teams with Latest Release of Torque

A leading provider of Environments-as-a-Service infrastructure automation solutions, Quali, has announced the release of enhanced control plane features for its Torque platform. It “enables DevOps professionals to orchestrate and secure complex application environments by simplifying infrastructure provisioning, eliminating siloed infrastructure and addressing infrastructure provisioning bottlenecks.”

Dynatrace Advances Observability and AIOps for Databases

Dynatrace, a leading software intelligence company, has announced the extension of its advanced AIOps capabilities for leading database environments, including Oracle and Microsoft SQL. These out-of-the-box extensions will “enable DevOps teams and database administrators to automatically surface and proactively act on precise, real-time answers about the relationship between their database infrastructure and applications.”

Lightspin Secures Infrastructure as Code Files with New GitHub Integration 

Next-generation cloud security platform Lightspin has announced a new integration with GitHub that will enable organizations to scan their Infrastructure as Code (IaC) files to proactively prevent code with misconfigurations from being deployed.

Content Management News

Drupal Warns of Two Critical Vulnerabilities

Drupal has warned users of two vulnerabilities to versions 9.2 and 9.3 of the platform. The threats have been labeled Moderately Critical and could give attackers control of the site. 

Composable DXPs: Building Blocks of a Modern Martech Stack

In this article for CMSWiRE, Tim Harnett explains the importance of composable DXPs to modern martech stacks. 

Content Marketing News

Rock Content Acquires WriterAccess to Expand Its Global Talent Network

Leader in content marketing solutions Rock Content has acquired WriterAccess, a talent marketplace with nearly 2,000 clients and more than 500 agency partners. The acquisition will help to accelerate the company’s vision of delivering an end-to-end solution for brands taking a content-first marketing approach.

HypeFactory Listed 5 Industries That Are Embracing Influencer Marketing in the Post-pandemic World

Global influencer marketing agency HypeFactory has listed the Delivery Services, FMCG, Banking, Pharmaceutical, and Gaming industries as the Top 5 ones to embrace influencer marketing. 

Kajabi Unveils Inaugural State of the Creator Economy Report

Kajabi, a platform for creators and entrepreneurs to create, grow, and manage their content and services, has released its State of the Creator Economy Report. The study provides “key trends and insights on the rapidly growing creator economy, including quantitative and qualitative data gathered from industry sources and the more than 50,000 creators running businesses on the Kajabi platform.”

Web Development News

Netlify Edge Functions Accelerate Development of Modern Web Applications at the Edge

Netlify, a platform for modern web development, has announced Netlify Edge Functions, which will bring standards-based edge compute to Netlify’s development workflow. Edge Functions will enable developers to build fast web experiences in less time, using Edge Functions to run dynamic content or even an entire application from the network edge without compromising performance. 

AWS Announces General Availability of AWS Amplify Studio

Amazon Web Services has announced the general availability of AWS Amplify Studio, “a new visual development environment for creating web application user interfaces (UIs) that extends AWS Amplify so developers can create fully customizable web applications on AWS with minimal coding.”

Topics: News