Earl Duque

2 minute read

Congratulations to our 2023 Developer MVPs! We had a record number of applicants this year and wanted to thank everyone that took the time to apply. We want to recognize and welcome the following developers to the Class of 2023 for their outstanding contributions to the ServiceNow Community: HAHAHUGOSHORTCODE-0xc000d55400-1-HBHB The Developer MVPs are a collection of developers who are passionate about ServiceNow. They strive to inspire other developers by sharing their extensive knowledge openly and inclusively.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

Our ServiceNow developer ecosystem continues to grow - and to address demand in one of our fastest growing regions, I’m joined by one of our newest team members. Topics 00:00 Welcome/introduction 02:39 Pranav’s schooling 04:45 Locations 06:19 Early career 09:06 Inspiration 12:27 For fun 15:09 Things Pranav has built 18:00 Looking forward 19:50 Knowledge 23 21:30 Words of advice 25:04 Contact info 25:29 Outro Links LinkedIn Email: pranav.

Lauren McManamon

5 minute read

Happy New Year, Developers! January doesn’t just usher in 2023, but also the Utah Release Season! If this happens to be your first time going through an upgrade season, you may be thinking to yourself, “what does that mean, exactly?” Allow me to explain! Bi-annually, when ServiceNow launches a new version of our Platform, a couple of critical events occur… ServiceNow will officially announce the Early Access (EA) release date - for Utah, EA will be February 2nd 2023.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

ServiceNow thrives in any environment where you find departmental processes and workflows. A classic example of this is higher education. What’s it take to be a developer and architect in higher ed? Today’s guest gives us her story. Topics 00:00 Welcome/introduction 04:33 Transformation 05:20 Working in higher ed 06:48 Sharing tips from higher ed 09:24 Current projects 13:49 Staying up to date 16:15 Best career advice 19:07 Worst career advice 20:30 Greatest achievement 23:38 Words of advice 24:11 Contact info 24:51 Closing Links LinkedIn Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

2022 has been a mixed up year. There have been some really great highs along with some interesting challenges. In this episode, I’ll share some of what I’ve observed. Topics Listenership is up Goodbye Brad, Hello Lauren and Pranav Knowledge 22 San Diego and Tokyo content Did You Know and Get To the Point Updated low-code apps for dummies Holiday SNUG Looking forward to 2023 More great content for Utah and Vancouver New group of dev MVPs Mentorship Knowledge 23 Return to in-person meetups Closing remarks Links LinkedIn Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

It might not seem like an important topic at first, but if you choose to ignore data governance as you do an implementation, it can get extremely costly later on. Our guests today discuss what data governance is and why it’s important to every developer. Links Data Governance White-paper Debugging best practices Data anonymization Secrets management LinkedIn: Kasthuri Nagappan LinkedIn: Sameer Kumar Pandey Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

We wanted to spotlight some of the best contributions from the 2022 Developer MVPs this year! Here are some of their favorite blogs, articles, videos, and more. The Developer MVPs are a collection of ServiceNow developers who are passionate about ServiceNow and inspire other developers by sharing their extensive knowledge openly and inclusively. There’s still time to apply to become a 2023 ServiceNow Developer MVP! Check out some of their contributions from this year:

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

It might not seem like an important topic at first, but if you choose to ignore data governance as you do an implementation, it can get extremely costly later on. Our guests today discuss what data governance is and why it’s important to every developer. Links Data Governance White-paper Debugging best practices Data anonymization Secrets management LinkedIn: Kasthuri Nagappan LinkedIn: Sameer Kumar Pandey Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.

Liv Sather

4 minute read

Developer 2022 Survey Share-out It’s that time of year again! For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Liv Sather and I have worked at ServiceNow for the past 6 months as a Developer Advocacy Intern. As my co-op comes to an end, I am here to share our 2022 Developer Survey results. Drumroll please… First off, thank you to all 2,171 of you who took the time to complete our 2022 Developer Survey!

Cheng Chen Liu

11 minute read

Using KMF for HMAC Verification Hash-based message authentication code (or HMAC) is a common way to validate the authenticity of messages sent over the internet. For example, GitHub and Gitea rely on HMAC (SHA256) to secure webhooks. My team wanted to sync our Gitea Issues and Pull Requests to our ServiceNow instance, thus we wanted a Scripted REST API that verifies HMAC for those webhook messages. There have been a few posts describing how HMAC verification can be implemented (e.