Go go collaboration
In a pairing described as 'magical', Apache Spark and Cassandra have pooled their resources to deliver analytics up to "100 times" swifter in-memory, and 10 times speedier on…
Let’s be specific
In the second part of his series, “Scaling for Big Data”, Cory Isaacson gets into the nuts and bolts of Big Data and attempts to pin down a concrete definition.
Fill in the missing bits
An insight into the Frege Language - a project attempting to bridge a lingering gap among JVM languages by providing a type-safe, purely functional programming language.
Firing the generator
Xtend is the successor to the Xpand template language, which was a great choice for developing code generators. Although Xtend is not just a template language for code…
3 days to vote!
The Artifactory and Bintray providers explain why Open Source technologies are by nature the strongest drivers of innovation.
Step back a sec
In the last turn in a seemingly endless series of API intellectual property spats, Oracle has had an earlier ruling overturned in its favor. Walter Nyland analyses the…
A super handy guide for implementing a local cache using the good old ConcurrentHashMap and lambda expressions. Not quite like Mom used to make, but pretty tasty nonetheless.…
Featuring a host of luminaries from open tech and the Javasphere, JAX London is back with a bang - don’t miss out on our limited offer to save on Blind Bird tickets!
Inside the open Home Automation Bus project, which is aiming to be your go-to for all home automation needs.
Putting out feelers
Whilst multitude of users are making first steps towards number 8, Java build tool gets a head start on preparing for next iteration of the platform.
Flying above the clouds
What keeps this Java framework aloft, and what's on the roadmap ahead?
Part of a special series showcasing our final nominees, we find out what keeps this container engine open.