In this code-based JAXConf 2013 presentation, Oracle’s Arun Gupta walks you through what’s new in Java EE 7 and will show you how to boost productivity by taking advantage of certain APIs, like Processing, Caching, and much more! Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
In this live coding session from JAXConf 2013, Jeff Scott Brown, senior engineer at Pivotal, will demonstrate how to build the basics of a Twitter-like application using Grails and JMS. By bringing together Spring, JMS, and Java persistence techniques, Jeff reviews some advanced tips for constructing Grails apps that go beyond simple CRUD applications. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
Apache TomEE is the Java EE 6 Web Profile certified version of Apache Tomcat and combines the simplicity of Tomcat with the power of Java EE. In this JAXConf 2013 presentation David Blevins starts off by introducing TomEE and shows how Tomcat applications leveraging Java EE technologies can become simpler and lighter with a Java EE 6 certified solution built right on Tomcat. David then focuses on showcasing some of the details, including latest advancements, testing techniques like Arquillian, clustering features and production considerations. Filmed by Marakana – marakana.com
Andreas Neumann and Terence Yim of Continuuity present YARN, a new resource manager in Hadoop that improves availability, scalability, security and multi-tenancy, while decoupling cluster management from the MapReduce engine. The duo will also discuss Weave, an open source framework that greatly simplifies YARN usage. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
Join Seth Ladd, developer advocate at Google, for a holistic overview of the Dart language. If you’re looking to get familiar with the entire Dart landscape, including an overview of what Dart is, where and how it best performs, as well as what sorts of problems it can solve, check out this presentation from JAXConf! Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
In this video from JAXConf 2013, Brian Leathem of RedHat will discuss approaches you can take in both the front and back-ends of your polyglot web applications to achieve an architecture that allows for a seamless use of multiple web frameworks. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
Ever wondered how Netflix does it? Join Carl Quinn, former manager of their Engineering Cloud Tools Team, for an overview of the cloud architecture that helps the behemoth site run. Carl explains how they use existing Amazon Web Services features to improve the manageability of cloud objects before rattling through some of Netflix’s open source tools. They include: deployment web interface Asgard, live configuration manager Archaius, the Eureka service registry for load balancing, Netflix’s application monitoring library Servo, AWS object lifecycle logger Edda and client-side framework Odin. Carl also shows us the Simian Army – a number of critters tasked with keeping the whole thing in check. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
Parallelism, load distribution, state management, caching, big data, asynchronous processing, and static content delivery…these are the methodologies that will enable you to build and maintain enterprise-grade Java apps that scale from day one. Learn about all the above as well as leveraging cloud computing and scaling teams in this JAXConf 2013 session with Abdel Remani, open source advocate and platform architect at just.me. Filming courtesy of Marakana – www.marakana.com
There are so many Java Cloud Platforms on the market today: CloudFoundry, CloudBees, Google App Engine, OpenShift, Heroku, and Oracle Java Cloud Service. How can you possibly choose? Fortunately, Khanderao Kand is on hand to help in this JAXConf 2013 presentation. He’ll compare the various platforms through examples, and give you an idea of what key factors to look for when selecting the right cloud platform for your application. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
JAX Editor Chris Mayer sits down with hackNY Evangelist Peter Bell to talk about the recent rise of NoSQL graph databases – with a particular focus on neo4j.
“We’ve found that the Play Framework is one of the few frameworks that is able to maintain the delicate balance of performance, reliability, and developer productivity. In the Java and Scala world, nothing even comes close.” That’s what Yevgeniy (Jim) Brikman, the lead developer bringing the Play Framework to LinkedIn, says in his description of the talk he gave at JAXConf 2013. Check out the video of that presentation, and find out how LinkedIn is using the Play Framework to build front-end and back-end services at massive scale. Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com
JAX Editor Chris Mayer managed to catch a few minutes with Github trainer Tim Berglund at JAXConf 2013, to discuss the social coding hub’s radical success over 5 years. Tim also reveals his top tips for those who’ve not jumped on board with Git yet, as well as telling us why he loves Git.
JAX Editor Chris Mayer sat down with JAXConf 2013 keynoter Stephen O’Grady to discuss Java’s rise, fall and rise again. We talk about the language’s lasting appeal, the challenges it faces moving forward, as well as Oracle’s role in it all.
Oracle’s Stephen Chin brings some gadgets to JAXConf in a hands-on session exploring the world of the Raspberry Pi, an ARM GNU/Linux box that’s cheap and powerful enough to run a full version of Java SE, including JavaFX. Let’s get hacking! Filmed by Marakana – www.marakana.com