Know about the news version of Easy-Cassandra, the 2.0.1 version. With news improvements such more supports with Spring-data, querybuilder a simple way to do more query (insert, update, remove, select) with less code beside run query as atomically way with BatchBuilder, also run commands on asynchronous way.
Have you experienced Scrum? I have.
Government... Isn't interacting with it your favorite social pastime? What? It's not? OK, so what don't you like about it? What? You're saying that, in your country, you can't just log into your favorite government sites and experience speedy, reliable, secure services? I'll guess, then, that you must not live in Ecuador... Poor you! ...
I had the pleasure of speaking at JavaZone in Oslo this year. Here is a collection of links of the talks I attended.
An interesting article: Social Enterprise Architecture that describes the idea of using the Social Technologies to improve the engagement and interactions of the business and IT, and the Enterprise Architecture organization to provide more structure and semantics to the interactions and collaboration tools in the enterprise.
Some thoughts on caching, HTTP and otherwise:
A few thoughts on how logging ought to be over at my new blog.
How to build a JavaFX visualization of data that must loaded dynamically while mitigating the hit to user experience. This tutorial will show you how to visually acknowledge the user with some sort of animation to let him know... "Hey I'm still here don't worry!" The following pattern is how you can easily accomplish this either from a straight Swing interop or embedded from a NetBeans Platform application.
"Clojure changes the way you think" from The Joy of Clojure, Second Edition by Michael Fogus and Chris Houser + 45% off
"Serializing Data with Protocols" & "Apache Thrift IDL" are new to The Programmer's Guide to Apache Thrift + 45% off
“Artifact assembly & publishing” is new to Gradle in Action + 45% off
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Java Persistence with Hibernate, Second Edition MEAP Update + 44% savings!
Acteur is a pattern for pipelining work - a little DI functional goodness for Java. I might have been speaking Swahili when I wrote about Acteur last month. So here's a simple explanation of the design pattern behind it, with a simple sample project.
What is SPARQL?
by David Wood, Marsha Zaidman, Luke Ruth, and Michael Hausenblas, authors of Linked Data
SPARQL is the query language for RDF and Linked Data. SPARQL is to RDF data as the Structured Query Language (SQL) is to a relational database. SPARQL's name is nicely pronounceable and sounds interesting and fresh. SPARQL is interesting and fresh. This article, based on chapter 5 from...
Six Ways You're Using Responsive Design Wrong
by Matthew Carver, author of The Responsive Web
Staying on the cutting edge of of web design can be tough, and oftentimes you only learn from making mistakes. Making mistakes is sometimes the best way to know that you are breaking new ground. In this article, Matthew Carver, the author of The Responsive Web, gives a few tips that his experience in...
Java User Groups
Recently, I was asked to participate in creating another Java application at my company.
It was to be our team's third major Java application since 2002.
We felt we had plenty of wisdom from our previous two Java applications to apply to our third one.
One of our first steps was to form an application architecture sub-team.
This sub-team's purpose was to provide the development team with a solid...
Grails in Action, Second Edition MEAP Update + 44% off
Acteur - a framework for building scalable, asynchronous web applications using Netty + Guice with an interesting programming model