Successfully implementing DevOps practices can have a profound impact on a company but finding a good DevOps practitioner is an important piece of the puzzle. We invited six JAX DevOps speakers to weigh in on the DevOps trends and limitations forecasted for this year and answer the million-dollar question: What makes a good DevOps practitioner?
How can we make building distributed systems easier? In this article, Manuel Bernhardt explores one useful tool in the Akka toolbox: Akka Cluster. Today, we’re taking a closer look at one module, Akka Distributed Data, and how it can be used to build an example reactive payment processor.
And we’re back to the Eclipse IDE discussion but this time we’re not comparing Java IDEs. Eclipse might be famous for their Java IDE but there’s a new addition to the family that might please your eye: Eclipse RedOx, the Eclipse IDE for Rust.
Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Molly Hellerman, Head of Strategy & Programs at Atlassian.
It’s been a long time coming! The Java SE modules that contain Java EE technologies have been annotated as deprecated for removal in JDK 9, so this is hardly news. However, removing the Java EE modules is not without risks.
Looking for an alternative to R? Rethink your approach to data science and statistical analysis with FastR, a virtual machine written in Java that boasts a faster, more efficient runtime.
Architecture design for system integration is one of the biggest challenges for software engineers. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to overcome the difficulties of integrating large software with Apache Camel.
In this article, Danish Wadhwa debunks some of the most common misconceptions about agile. Are you doing it right? If not, this article should help you discern the truth from myths.
The Meltdown and Spectre story continues. Even though Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) response shows that they’ve already patched and protected their infrastructure you still have work to do. AWS’ Shared Responsibility Model means that you are responsible for patching the operating system running on your EC2 instances, and this is where things get … complicated.
Blockchain is becoming more than just a trend but will it dominate the sector of economic transactions this year? What milestones will the technology behind Bitcoin achieve in 2018? We talked with David Huseby, Hyperledger’s Security Maven about all this and more.
How can open source mapping improve location technologies? In this article, Jody Garnett goes over a cornerstone of the open source geospatial toolkit, JTS 1.15. The JTS topology suite brings spatial data types, spatial relationships, and spatial operations for processing geometries to the Eclipse Foundation.
React quickly gained popularity among developers thanks to its long list of features and an extensive application pool. We have a look at this library’s development so far and its best features.
There is a significant amount of work going into JDK10 to support containerized JVMs. In this post, Oracle’s Matthew Gilliard will show how the next release of the JDK will be container-aware.