MariaDB relocates to GitHub

Seal cuts loose

MariaDB relocates to GitHub

MySQL and NoSQL “missing link” marks development milestone as project migrates into new official home.

Onwards and upwards for Artifactory with new npm-friendly additions

Bounce

Onwards and upwards for Artifactory with new npm-friendly additions

We catch up with JFrog’s Frederic Simon following the Artifactory provider’s introduction of support for on-premise and cloud-based npm repositories.

Develop your  agile mindset

Scrum tactics

Develop your agile mindset

Cutting through the jargon to the common sense buried beneath, Steffan Surdek discusses cross functional teams, increments of functionality, and minimum feature sets.

Java on the IoT: new MIPS deal dreamed up

Not a wonk idea

Java on the IoT: new MIPS deal dreamed up

Oracle announces plans to join forces with Imagination Technologies to bring Java to MIPS chip architecture and tune Java to work with PowerVR graphics.

Ignore the FUD

Datastax’s Tim Berglund on writing a credible real-time analytics story

Tim Berglund, who recently moved from GitHub to DataStax (aka the commercial warders of Apache Cassandra, a NoSQL platform for data-driven, real-time applications), has long…

Java 8: Let’s deprecate those legacy libs

Not my cup of mud

Java 8: Let’s deprecate those legacy libs

Much to the delight of 'Dr Deprecator', JDK enhancements mean that we can throw out a whole bunch of junk. Lukas Eder sifts out his personal choices for the trash heap.

A new 'to-do' list

Software isn't the biggest issue for the IoT

"Software is not the hardest part": this was the core message of "Good Night Lamp" founder and IoT expert Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino’s JAX 2014 keynote. In this interview,…

Newly published Java EE 8 JSR draft shines a light on path ahead

Enterprise blueprints

Newly published Java EE 8 JSR draft shines a light on path ahead

After extensive community surveying, the latest draft of the JSR for Java EE 8 reveals plans for improved managed bean modules and expanded cloud infrastructure.

Glide like a 747

Guillaume Laforge on finding the Groovy factor

Groovy hit the 3 million downloads mark in 2013! We met Guillaume Laforge at JAX 2014 to talk about what makes Groovy so groovy for developers and what new features the latest…

Introducing MapDB: The agile Java data engine

Multi-tier marvel

Introducing MapDB: The agile Java data engine

MapDB, a data engine grounded in Java, has just reached 1.0 status as an Apache 2.0-licensed project. Cory Isaacson runs through the key features, and underlines what makes it…

Stripped down

"Worse is better": Unpicking the paradox

In this interview, Kevlin Henney breaks down 'Worse is Better', examines agile in 2014, and gives us three bonus rules every programmer should know. Filmed at JAX 2014, Mainz,…

All eyes on the IoT it seems: JAX 2014 report

Java talking

All eyes on the IoT it seems: JAX 2014 report

A roundup of the action at JAX 2014, which took place in Mainz, Germany last week, with over 200 speakers and 2000 attendees enjoying a full week of Java, IoT, JVM, Eclipse,…

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