Embarcadero’s Mark Barringer discusses why ‘unstructured’ Big Data models aren’t as disorganised as you might think, and ways to reduce downtime in production systems.…
Typesafe's Jonas Bonér explains why the Reactive Manifesto is key for the for the future of high quality development - and why it’s good news for Java devs.
Clean code, fuzzy bunnies, and rainbows
Marco Emrich was ‘test infected’ when he first started learning about TDD - the hardest part is just getting it right. In the first of a two part series, he shows you how…
Just like that
Eclipse promises to ease the development of modelling tools. However, there's quite a high initial ramp-up to develop your first running version of a tool, especially for…
Jellybeans for Easter?
With release candidate stage reached, it’s looking like NetBeans is on track to drop the latest incarnation of its popular IDE just in time for Java 8 launch.
Not that kind of Shard
With TokuMX version 1.4, company is offering improved sharding that resolves the bottlenecks experienced by Mongo users.
Plugging the traffic drain
Commercial Apache Cassandra is here with souped up search capabilities, and a new solution to help with pesky attention deficit online customers.
He said, she said
Current virality of five year old article defending Java demonstrates that hate for the language is still in style - but why do users continue to care?
Pulling a Rackspace
PaaS project released to be developed into new foundation, opening the door for a new wave of sign-ups.
Ambitious Big Blue looks to the future with acquisition of Boston Database-as-a-Service provider for an undisclosed sum.
JBoss = WildFly, OK?
Jason Greene, WildFly 8 Architect, weighs in on confusing name changes, transition issues, and why you should be excited about this app server.
You ain't never seen an XML trick like this
Thought you knew everything there was to know about XML? In the first part of a series of articles, Sven Ewald might surprise you as he introduces the Java library XMLBeam.