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Getting Rust-y

Rust 1.0 is here and stable

A commitment to stability has helped churn out Rust 1.0, with claims of blazingly fast performance, prevention of nearly all segfaults and guaranteed thread safety. Being open source and now also openly governed is the icing on the cake.

Part I – Memory and CPU usage is centralized to the server

Easy Swing to Web with Vaadin

In the first part of JAXenter’s series on Vaadin-based web apps, Matti Tahvonen shows us why every architectural decision has its pros and cons, and why the same goes for switching from Swing to Vaadin in your UI layer.

A rocket to the top

Comparing language rankings and radars

However you look at it, language rankings are often used to make a strategic decision about what programming language to adopt for your next project. We take a look at the technology radars out there that are worth your time and understanding.

Picking a cloud

Cloud security for e-commerce IT teams

Security is still the biggest concern for e-commerce enterprises pondering cloud expansion. There are three things an e-commerce IT team should consider when deciding on their cloud solution, says Rackspace’s cloud computing pro Marco Schmid.

Java 8 is the goal

Scala 2.12.0 M1 now available

A milestone release in Scala 2.12.0 M1 is here with the series set to put all its eggs into the Java 8 basket. Containing bug fixes and improvements brought up from 2.11, the new Scala series will eventually dial down its backports.