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More articles by Gigi Sayfan

Author Bio
Gigi Sayfan is the director of software infrastructure at Aclima, a start-up company that designs and deploys distributed sensor networks that enable a higher level of environmental awareness. Gigi has been developing software professionally for 20 years in domains as diverse as instant messaging, morphing, chip fabrication process control, embedded multi-media application for game consoles, brain-inspired machine learning, custom browser development, web services for 3D distributed game platform and most recently IoT/sensors. He has written production code every day in many programming languages such as C, C++, C#, Python, Java, Delphi, Javascript and even Cobol and PowerBuilder for operating systems such as Windows (3.11 through 7), Linux, Mac OSX, Lynx (embedded) and Sony Playstation. His technical expertise includes databases, low-level networking, distributed systems, unorthodox user interfaces and general software development life cycle.
For Database Development Zone | August 28, 2015
Explore the wonders of Redis and learn the basics of how to work with it.
For Agile | August 26, 2015
The higher up you are on the totem pole the more risk, cost and impact is associated with every decision you make.
For Database Development Zone | August 20, 2015
See why microservices are a great architecture for complicated large-scale systems.
For Agile | August 17, 2015
Learn what one developer believes to be the key to Agile development success.
For Dev Issues | August 14, 2015
Sadly, there is no such thing as a perfect language. Each programming language has different strengths and weaknesses.
For Dev Issues | August 7, 2015
Meet our newest blogger and explore the range of topics he plans to cover.
For Wireless Zone | July 24, 2015
Android is chock-full of security features that allow you, the developer, to build safe and robust applications that protect your users' data.
For Enterprise Zone | July 22, 2015
While it can be difficult to use object-oriented techniques well, it is possible. Learn why it's worth your time and effort.
For Web Development Zone | July 16, 2015
Gigi Sayfan demonstrates some of the capabilities of the HTML5 canvas along with integration with other HTML elements.
For Java Zone | June 30, 2015
Java 8 may have added a slew of functional features, but it is not a truly functional language.
For Web Development Zone | June 25, 2015
The way users experience software is very subjective, of course, but there are some ultimate truths that hold for all users.
For Enterprise Zone | June 10, 2015
Learn more about tmux — one of the best tools for managing multiple interactive sessions, an essential activity for developers and sys admins who work with distributed systems.
For Open Source Zone | May 29, 2015
Explore how anyone can get into open source and grow as a developer.
For Open Source Zone | May 19, 2015
Explore the top ten reasons why your company should embrace open source.
For Web Development Zone | May 5, 2015
React takes a different approach than your run of the mill JavaScript framework on several fronts. Learn more about the unique features.
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