SQL can be cool
Confused about the best big data solution for you? Robin Purohit explains why you shouldn’t feel like a dork for picking SQL solutions, and weighs up the pros and cons of…
VMware go live with ‘Horizon DaaS’ as trend for cloudy companies to drift towards higher-functioning offerings picks up pace.
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.
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.
Another point of view
CEO Gary Nakamura takes us through Cascading and beta product Driven - two solutions that could have big implications for your app production timeline.
Project woe assassin
With version number 3 going GA this week, we take a look into the not-so-mysterious ways of this zippy, scalable open-source framework.
Powder keg friendly
Following a high profile endorsement from Cloudera earlier this month, Hadoop oriented hatchling and MapReduce contender is judged mature enough to take next big steps.
Following a “mind-boggling” debugging marathon, Apache Software Foundation declares GitHub infrastructure integration better than ever, with some cool new features.
We beg to differ
Security columnist Roger Grimes has declared war on client-side Java, but his suggestions are far from realistic.
Hitting its targets
Improvements to version 1.1 include a Dart2JS compiler that outputs JS more performant than hand-written code.
Place your bet
Some analysts are predicting a market breakthrough for JavaFX this year. Our expert Java pundits weigh in with their opinions.
Giving it some front
Modularization of a web application can be tricky when working with JSP templates. Christian Robert helps make the process less painful.