Oracle Coherence is a in-memory data grid product,
which is also being used commonly for Session Replication across
cluster of application server nodes. It supports wide variety of
application servers like WebLogic, WebSphere, Tomcat, JBoss, etc....
The new release of Ehcache has gone beta less than 2 weeks ago, and
there are many cool things packed in there, I wanted to talk a bit about
it. If you’re using Ehcache as a memory cache or as a cache for
Hibernate, you’ll find some useful information...
One year ago, at the Agile 2010 conference, I came up with the idea to publish a Top 100 Agile Books. Like many of my other top 100 lists it was a great success (in terms of blog traffic).
This year I am not at the Agile 2011 conference (for various reasons,...
Now here’s a topic we haven’t posted anything on for
multiple years now: embedding an HTTP server in your app. More
specifically, making it convenient to do so, with
servlets in Obj-C using Mongoose Server
With our ongoing commitment in supporting “Big Data”, we at Pentaho have beefed up our Data Integration tool by adding a bulk loading step to support Greenplum, the massively parallel processing database from EMC. The new “Greenplum Load” step...
Spring Roo is a tool to offer rapid application development on the Java platform. I already explained when to use it: http://www.kai-waehner.de/blog/2011/04/05/when-to-use-spring-roo.
Spring Roo supports two solutions for Cloud Computing at the moment:...
I ran into a small gotcha recently when creating a new Android project in Eclipse. The first time I went to run it on an AVD, I received an error in the console output:
[2011-08-09 19:14:46 - Emulator] emulator: ERROR: unknown virtual device name:...
Out of all Java web frameworks, Vaadin appears to be one of the more popular choices for developers focused on designing nice interfaces. I wanted to find out more about Vaadin, so I spoke with Henri Muurimaa. Henri has been a professional developer, software...
If you want to efficiently store large collections of data in memory.
This library can dramatically reduce Full GC times and reduce memory
consumption as well.
When you have a data type which can be represented by an interface and you want a List for this...
On my current project we are using Spring MVC and we try to use
autowiring as much as possible. I personally strongly prefer constructor
injection, since this gives me the luxury of working with final fields.
I also like being able to inject all things a...
There, I said it.
I know it’s fashionable to mock PHP for its antiquated syntax and semantic quirks, but I just like it. Here is why.
PHP is like C
This is really the main point of this post, and it’s a realization so
simple that I’m surprised...
Last week there was a lot of news going around the claim that IE users had lower IQ than users of other web browsers. As soon as I heard the story I felt bad about peoples’ conclusions, and after it was announced to be fake, it confirmed it even more.