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Why Consilience Is Important?

What is Consilience? Consilience is the confluence of concepts and/or principles from different disciplines, especially, when forming a comprehensive unifying theory. Independent Confirmation Why are some inventions discovered at the same time in different parts of the world? Does this have something to do with the scientific process of “sharing important discoveries?” Generally, scientists believe that they are part of a community of knowledge. Their discoveries do not occur in a vacuum. They must give credit to those who went before and created the foundation for their work. Therefore, when they discover something new, they are required to share it

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Why Unit Testing is Important

Whenever a new application is in development, unit testing is a vital part of the process and is typically performed by the developer. During this process, sections of code are isolated at a time and are systematically checked to ensure correctness, efficiency, and quality. There are numerous benefits to unit testing, several of which are outlined below. 1. Maximizing Agile Programming and Refactoring During the coding process, a programmer has to keep in mind a myriad of factors to ensure that the final product correct and as lightweight, as is possible for it to be. However, the programmer also needs

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How to Check Linux Version?

While researching an old install for an upgrade system requirement compliance, I discovered that I b=need to validate which Linux version was installed.  So, here is a quick note on the command I used to validate which version of Linux was installed. Command cat /etc/os-release Example Output of the command “os-release” file

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Extraction, Transformation & Loading Vs. Enterprise Application Integration

Over recent years, business enterprises relying on accurate and consistent data to make informed decisions have been gravitating towards integration technologies. The subject of Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) and Extraction, Transformation & Loading (ETL) lately seems to pop up in most Enterprise Information Management conversations. From an architectural perspective, both techniques share a striking similarity. However, they essentially serve different purposes when it comes to information management. We’ve decided to do a little bit of research and establish the differences between the two integration technologies. Enterprise Application Integration Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) is an integration framework that consists of technologies

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Windows – Host File Location

Occasionally, I need to update the windows hosts files, but I seem to have a permanent memory block where the file is located. I have written the location into numerous documents, however, every time I need to verify and or up the host file I need to look up the path. Today, when I went to look it up I discovered that I had not actually posted it to this blog site. So, for future reference, I am adding it now. Here is the path of the Windows Hosts file, the drive letter may change depending on the drive letter

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denodo Virtualization – Useful Links

Here are some denodo Virtualization references, which may be useful. Reference Name Link denodo Home Page https://www.denodo.com/en/about-us/our-company denodo Platform 7.0 Documentation https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/browse/7.0/ denodo Knowledge Base and Best Practices https://community.denodo.com/kb/ denodo Tutorials https://community.denodo.com/tutorials/ denodo Express 7.0 Download https://community.denodo.com/express/download Denodo Virtual Data Port (VDP) https://community.denodo.com/kb/download/pdf/VDP%20Naming%20Conventions?category=Operation JDBC / ODBC drivers for Denodo https://community.denodo.com/drivers/ Denodo Governance Bridge – User Manual https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/document/denodoconnects/7.0/Denodo%20Governance%20Bridge%20-%20User%20Manual Virtual DataPort VQL Guide https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/browse/7.0/vdp/vql/introduction/introduction Denodo Model Bridge – User Manual https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/document/denodoconnects/7.0/Denodo%20Model%20Bridge%20-%20User%20Manual Denodo Connects Manuals https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/browse/7.0/denodoconnects/index Denodo Infosphere Governance Bridge – User Manual https://community.denodo.com/docs/html/document/denodoconnects/7.0/Denodo%20Governance%20Bridge%20-%20User%20Manual

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