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.
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.
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 generation it is extremely well suited to the task. In this session, you will learn about the advantages and cool features that make Xtend a great language for building a continuously running, extensible and maintainable code generator. Filmed at JAX 2013.
The Artifactory and Bintray providers explain why Open Source technologies are by nature the strongest drivers of innovation.
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 implications.
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 – dont 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.
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.
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.
Theres more to software quality than a few unit tests and system tests. All levels of your software should be covered, writes Sebastian Bergmann.