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JavaOne 2014 – Day 2 – Future of development and the Cloud

By Ken Sipe The world of Continuous Delivery and dev-ops is in flux. In the client-server era we had small apps running on big servers. In the cloud era, we instead have big apps, running on multiple small servers. An example of a big app, running on multiple small servers is Twitter. This Big app used to be down from time … Lees verder JavaOne 2014 – Day 2 – Future of development and the Cloud

JavaOne 2014 – Day 1 – User group sessions

Today is the first day of JavaOne 2014. The main sessions this day are user group sessions. After asking getting directions of about 3 people we arrived just in time for the first session (not in time for possible reservations though) entering through the wrong door. You have to have your badge scanned to look if if you are allowed to … Lees verder JavaOne 2014 – Day 1 – User group sessions

JavaOne 2014 – Arrived at San Francisco

Mark & I met on Schiphol around 7:00. At Schiphol after checkin, we noticed about half the plane were Oracle Open World or JavaOne attendees. We met Robbrecht van Amerongen from AMIS and talked to some more OOW people. The flight was a pleasant though long flight of about 3 movies. In San Francisco, we grabbed our luggage and drove in a taxi … Lees verder JavaOne 2014 – Arrived at San Francisco

How to setup an isolated development environment

With the prospect of a short but challenging assignment in a week, I had some time to configure my machine with a development environment. I wanted to have an isolated (VM) machine, but prefer working with my dev-tools on the native (non-VM) OS. Since I didn’t know what technology I would use (other than Java and PrimeFaces JSF) in my … Lees verder How to setup an isolated development environment