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.
Software delivery management solutions provider LinearB has announced its 2023 achievements. These include a 47% decrease in cycle time for users, saving over 170,000 hours and contributing to $23 billion in enterprise value. LinearB's services reached over 500,000 developers, with substantial integrations and support across workflows.
AppViewX KUBE+, a product by AppViewX specializing in automated machine identity management and application security, is shortlisted for the Best DevOps Security Tool in Computing Magazine's 2024 DevOps Excellence Awards. It simplifies certificate lifecycle management in Kubernetes environments, supporting a broad range of Kubernetes platforms and integrating with multiple DevOps and ITSM tools
The DevOps Dozen² 2023 awards have recognized leading individuals and organizations in the DevOps community for their contributions and achievements across various categories. These categories range from Best DevOps Implementations to Tools and Services like CI/CD and DevSecOps solutions.
Red Hat has announced the general availability of its Developer Hub, a platform designed to boost developer productivity by centralizing various development processes. Built on the CNCF project Backstage, it addresses challenges like complexity and lack of standardization.
Content Management News
Globalization Partners International (GPI) has announced a partnership with HCL Digital Experience Platform, introducing a new translation connector. This tool, designed to enhance multilingual website management, offers simplified content translation workflows, integrating both AI and human translation options.
The Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) WordPress plugin has released a security update (version 6.2.5) to patch a vulnerability requiring contributor level access or higher. This update modifies how ACF's shortcode processes potentially unsafe HTML, introducing automatic escaping or removal of risky tags, which might cause some websites to break.
Content Marketing News
The DesignRush podcast interviews Swell AI founder Cody Schneider to understand more about AI in content marketing, including AI-driven content creation, emphasizing efficiency, cost reduction, and value in marketing and repurposing strategies.
APN News addresses the role of content marketing in health tech. . They emphasize need-based consumer engagement, leveraging data analytics for personalized messaging and building trust through credible, consistent content.
Web Development News
Pinecone, a vector database company that raised $100 million in 2023 has announced a new serverless vector database architecture. The new architecture will enable enterprises to build knowledgeable and cost-efficient AI-models, leading to 50x cost reductions and eliminating infrastructure hassles.
New York-based SaaS company, Infield has raised a $3 million seed funding for its open-source dependency manager.The round was led by Foundation Capital with participation from Y Combinator and Firsthand Alliance. Infield aims to enhance safety and efficiency for open-source software updates.