Welcome the SheCodeAfrica Contributhon participants!

The SheCodeAfrica Contributhon started April 1, 2021. The SheCodeAfrica Contributhon is a boot camp where African women are paid to work with open source organizations on selected projects with dedicated mentors. This program aims to create a more diverse, inclusive, and innovative culture within the African open source ecosystem by matching African women in technology Read more about Welcome the SheCodeAfrica Contributhon participants![…]

Jenkins accepted in SheCodeAfrica Contributhon

SheCodeAfrica is a non-profit organization focused on celebrating and empowering young girls and women in technology across Africa. They provide resources and events that help women grow and achieve their personal and career goals. Their mentoring programs provide help and guidance as participants learn and grow in their careers. This year, SheCodeAfrica is organizing the Read more about Jenkins accepted in SheCodeAfrica Contributhon[…]

Jenkins accepted in Google Summer Of Code 2021!

On behalf of the Jenkins GSoC org team, I am happy to announce that this year, for the first time, the Jenkins projects will be participating in Google Summer of Code 2021 as part of the Continuous Delivery Foundation (CDF) GSoC organization. We’re very excited to have the Jenkins project participate in GSoC as part Read more about Jenkins accepted in Google Summer Of Code 2021![…]

Jenkins Contributor Summit Online Feb 23-25

The Jenkins Contributor Summit brings together current and future contributors to the Jenkins project. We’re hosting an online summit this year to encourage contributors from around the world to meet, discuss, and plan for the future. The Contributor Summit will be Tuesday, February 23rd 2021 through Thursday, February 25, 2021. The summit brings together community Read more about Jenkins Contributor Summit Online Feb 23-25[…]

Google Summer of Code 2020 summary

With the mentor summit and the project retrospectives finished in October, now we can call Google Summer of Code 2020 officially over in the Jenkins community. On behalf of the Jenkins org team, we would like to thank all participants: students, mentors, applicants, and dozens of other contributors who participated in the project this year. Read more about Google Summer of Code 2020 summary[…]

Google Summer of Code 2021 call for Project Ideas and Mentors

Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a program where students are paid a stipend by Google to work on a free open source project. Students work on the project for three months (June to August). Prior to the coding phase, there is a month of community bonding, to welcome students to the Jenkins community and Read more about Google Summer of Code 2021 call for Project Ideas and Mentors[…]

re:Invent 2020 Liveblog: Werner Vogels Keynote

Join us Tuesday, Dec. 15 for Dr. Werner Vogels’ Keynote as he shares how Amazon is solving today’s hardest technology problems. Jeff Barr, Martin Beeby, Steve Roberts and Channy Yun will liveblog the event, sharing all the highlights, insights and major announcements from this final keynote of re:Invent 2020. See you here Tuesday, 7:30-10:00 AM Read more about re:Invent 2020 Liveblog: Werner Vogels Keynote[…]

New – VPC Reachability Analyzer

With Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), you can launch a logically isolated customer-specific virtual network on the AWS Cloud. As customers expand their footprint on the cloud and deploy increasingly complex network architectures, it can take longer to resolve network connectivity issues caused by misconfiguration. Today, we are happy to announce VPC Reachability Analyzer, a Read more about New – VPC Reachability Analyzer[…]

PennyLane on Braket + Progress Toward Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computing + Tensor Network Simulator

I first wrote about Amazon Braket last year and invited you to Get Started with Quantum Computing! Since that launch we have continued to push forward, and have added several important & powerful new features to Amazon Braket: August 2020 – General Availability of Amazon Braket with access to quantum computing hardware from D-Wave, IonQ, Read more about PennyLane on Braket + Progress Toward Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computing + Tensor Network Simulator[…]

Amazon SageMaker JumpStart Simplifies Access to Pre-built Models and Machine Learning Solutions

Today, I’m extremely happy to announce the availability of Amazon SageMaker JumpStart, a capability of Amazon SageMaker that accelerates your machine learning workflows with one-click access to popular model collections (also known as “model zoos”), and to end-to-end solutions that solve common use cases. In recent years, machine learning (ML) has proven to be a Read more about Amazon SageMaker JumpStart Simplifies Access to Pre-built Models and Machine Learning Solutions[…]