The fact that JavaFX is more than one of nature’s vagaries was portrayed in our article series “20 JavaFX real-world applications”. However, one question lingers: Where does it stand in relation to other competitive approaches? We asked JAX speaker Manuel Mauky (Saxonia Systems) for a statement.
Unless a developer is self-employed, the code he or she writes will likely be touched by somebody else in the (distant or near) future. Not making code easily understandable for other developers will inevitably increase the cost down the line, especially if the person working on the code you wrote has no other choice but to start over from scratch.
In this article we’re going to take a broad look at why you might move to implement microservices, and then discuss some of the challenges you’ll have to deal with.
Over the years DBAs have been trying hard to keep databases humming while minimizing downtime and transaction errors. Although their achievements should not be ignored, we are now entering an age where they shouldn’t have to be so clever in dealing with a tangled web of hardware and database fragments.
Lightbend -previously known as Typesafe-, the company behind Akka, has released Lagom — a new open source microservices framework, built on their Reactive Platform. According to the product description, Lagom is “open source, highly opinionated, it’s for decomposing your Java EE monolith like a boss.”
Every point about Thread discussed in this piece is meant to make readers understand the concept of Thread and its uses, together with its advantages and disadvantages.
Internet of Things is rapidly becoming a central piece of the IT industry, so it goes without saying that the star of this growing topic of conversation, the IoT architect, may become one of the most sought-after roles.
The execfintech conference in Frankfurt/Main just concluded, but the ideas presented throughout the one-day event linger as one cannot help but notice that the future belongs to the FinTechs and the financial industry will have to keep pace with them in order to progress.
JAXenter.com introduces a new weekly column which presents and discusses about the latest news in the cryptocurrency field. Week after week, we will dissect the facts, talk about comfortable and not so comfortable matters and ultimately invite readers to have a say in this new and exciting journey.
Microsoft has announced that it is now joining the Eclipse Foundation as a Solutions Member. “Joining the Eclipse Foundation enables us to collaborate more closely with the Eclipse community, deliver a great set of tools and services for all development teams, and continuously improve our cloud services, SDKs and tools,” the company said.
In this article, you will learn how to successfully migrate your Eclipse 3 Application into a pure or partial Eclipse 4 application. It is essential to grasp that adopting a migration strategy is of utmost importance. If you decide to migrate your project, you must make sure that it is strategically interesting and technically possible to do so. If your project will not be updated in the next few years, you should keep the old architecture.
Reactive Programming and observables are really powerful and go beyond what promises offer. They provide key features like laziness and the ability to cancel them. This allows you to add robustness into Angular 2 applications especially at the level of HTTP to finely control what is executed.