Using ultra-bright x-ray flashes, a team of researchers have located a potential target for new sleeping sickness drugs: Scientists have decoded the detailed spatial structure of a vital enzyme in the pathogen , the parasite Trypanosoma brucei. The result provides a possible model for a drug that specifically blocks this enzyme and thus kills the …

The business battles of this century will be won by harnessing the power of suppliers. Leading organizations recognize that the procurement playground is no longer one of lowest cost or best value, but one of highly collaborative relationships with suppliers that can help drive transformation and innovation. This change is driven by changes in the …

InfoQ Home Page Presentations Chicken farming and basic design principles Summary Craig Larman presents the design principles of software development. Biography Craig Larman is co-creator of LeSS and co-author of several books on scaling up Lean & Agile development. Craig has been the Senior Lean Software Development Adoption Coach at Xerox, and has been or …

The Vattanac Golf Resort in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, has opened its East Course, the first of two Faldo Design courses planned for the resort. Located 20 kilometers from the center of the Cambodian capital, the 7,500-yard East Course – which opened in May – is the first of two tracks that will form part of …

Architectural models for building code, known as design models, act as essential models for developers. When considering serverless computing, developers naturally flock to serverless design patterns. But before sifting through the suggested architecture models, developers should think about two key questions: What is the nature of your serverless application? In which serverless framework, or frameworks, …

SystemVerilog supports templates for writing generic code using parameterized classes. Here, we’ll describe some of the in-code design patterns that make up the UVM base class library. Users who write test beds with the SystemVerilog Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) or any type of class-based methodology can learn from these techniques. Design templates are optimized, reusable …

Containers are popular right now because they help move applications forward in a consistent, repeatable, and predictable manner, reducing manpower and simplifying application management. But how do you know if you are using containers correctly? This is where container design templates come in. Here’s what you need to know about container design templates and why …

Design • ResourcesJacques Rocheleau • March 26 2018 • 6 minutes READ Progress steps are great for the user experience. You will usually find them on registration pages and payment forms where the user has to enter data in several steps. Breadcrumbs can also use this progression UI as it unfolds in a natural pecking …

The research could get a facelift in the coming months. It looks like Google is currently experimenting with a revamped version of its Material Design layout for its search engine service, as keen-eyed Reddit users have noticed. Here are some screenshots to check out for comparison. The first is the old design, the second is …

The first part of this blog series explored why training and development professionals must apply a compelling design strategy to the overall design of the learning environment. Now let’s take a look at the seven guiding principles of the PDS: 1. Reduction: simplify complex tasks. 2. Tunneling: Guided Persuasion – giving control to the experts.3. …