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Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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Apache Libcloud Gets OpenStack Driver Docs and New Examples

The Apache Libcloud project has added some new examples and the OpenStack driver documentation in preparation for its 0.14 release.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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How CloudBees Uses the Emerging Pattern of Microservices

What are microservices? They're like little modular pieces of an application that can all be built, maintained, and deployed separately so that if one goes down, it doesn't bring down the whole app. Think of them like single-purpose unix apps. Netflix and CloudBees both use microservices.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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Major Use Case: Adobe Moved Neo4j From Data Center to the Cloud

See how it looks when an application based on the open source graph database Neo4j makes the big switch to cloud infrastructure. This was Adobe, so it had to be done right.

Mitch Pronschinske10/16/13
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OpenShift's New Features This Year

OpenShift has been steadily updating and gaining new featues. Docker support and the collaboration to improve Docker are probably the two most anticipated changes coming, but let's take a look at how OpenShift has improved so far this year.

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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Spring Integration 2.2.6 - Bug Fixes and Long Test Skipping

An incremental release of Spring Integration fixes several bugs and adds one improvement: It will skip long running tests that occur during normal builds.

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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What's the Best Development Resource You've Ever Found?

Once in a while, we find development resources that are really remarkable in the amount of great information they provide and other resources that they aggregate. What are some of the best programming resources (not including documentation) that you've ever found?

Mitch Pronschinske10/15/13
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Special Hardware and Virtualization: Two Paths to SDN

Is network complexity better solved by virtualization, or a change in hardware? Obviously, a lot of vendors will push their hardware as the best way to achieve software-defined networking, as opposed to the more free and open virtualization strategies involving standards like OpenFlow.

Mitch Pronschinske10/14/13
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OpenStack Heat, One-and-a-half Years Later

Heat is an orchestration engine that uses repeatable templates. Hear about the roadmap for the next major release of Heat.

Mitch Pronschinske10/14/13
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DZone Weekly Link Roundup (October 14)

Groupon moves to Node.js, StackEdit becomes the best new markdown editor, John Resig creates a Twitter list of women who code, and Randall Munroe writes a comic on functional programming. Those stories, plus a tool that makes you into an elite hacker like you see in the movies.

Mitch Pronschinske10/13/13
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OpenStack Neutron

OpenStack's Neutron project is a networking-as-a-service initiative that hopes to address the lack of tenant control in multi-tenant environments as well as difficulties in deploying advanced networking services.

Mitch Pronschinske10/13/13
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The Blogging Programmer's Style Guide: Quirky Software Names

Have you ever been confused about whether you need to capitalize "node.js" or whether you should write "Angular.js", "AngularJS", or just "Angular"? Project names are a common writing inconsistency I see across developer blogs.

Mitch Pronschinske10/11/13
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New Cassandra Release Features Rapid Read Protection

One feature that didn't make it into the massive Cassandra 2.0 release was the rapid read protection feature, but it's here now in this week's 2.0.2 release. According to Cassandra frontman Johnathan Ellis, "Rapid read protection allows Cassandra to tolerate node failure without dropping a single request."

Mitch Pronschinske10/10/13
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Coder Reactions Part 1

Your life as a coder... in gifs. We have three in store for you this weekend. Feel free to send us your own coder gif reactions.

Mitch Pronschinske10/09/13
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How to Install Ruby 2 and Rails 4 on Amazon EC2

OpenSSL might be the getting in the way of a smooth install for Rails 4 on AWS. If this is the case, you should check out these general install instructions, which solved some problems that Rails 4 beta users were having.

Mitch Pronschinske10/08/13
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Getting Started with OpenShift Using JBoss Tools

Create an new OpenShift application and import it to your Eclipse workspace with JBoss Tools, then push those changes out to OpenShift.