Development infrastructure and hardware
Developing enterprise architecture requires a focus that spreads out beyond application development and into the development infrastructure. Enterprise infrastructure includes on-premise servers and hardware frameworks as well as cloud-based infrastructure as a service and platform as a service (IaaS and PaaS) cloud resources. Focusing on architecture infrastructure helps enterprise application developers and architects build faster, more efficient applications that are easier to scale out and to maintain.
OCPJP and OCAJP: New Java 7 certification requirements
21 Dec 2011
News - In order to obtain the certified architect position from Oracle, attending and passing a training course is now required. But what about the Java Professional and Java Associate designations, OCPJP and OCAJP for Java 7?
Java on the iPhone at JavaOne. But would Apple ever allow it?
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 06 Oct 2011
News - In an effort to demonstrate just how far the tentacles of their new HTML5 based strategy will reach, Oracle's Cameron Purdy and Adam Messinger demonstrated the deployment of a cross-platform application, written of course in Java, that would run on...
Tutorial: Writing an Android location-aware app
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 31 Aug 2011
News - Location-aware programming adds a new dimension to mobile programming. Location hardware such as GPS, is pretty standard on mobile devices. Taking advantage of this helps create much more feature-rich and robust mobile apps.
Would you trust an embedded system with your life?
25 Aug 2011
News - Embedded medical devices have made treatment and diagnosis more convenient and effective. But are these new technologies really ready to rely on?
How Long Does it Take To Get A Contractor a Computer and a Workspace?
TheServerSideNewsfeed | 17 Jun 2011
News - If you're a contractor, you've experienced it; that is, the pressing need to get you started, but the incessant delays in getting you what you need to start working on the project. And it's not just about getting the right documents signed. How often...
The future of Java on the Mac
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 06 Apr 2011
News - Hopefully, by now, everyone knows that Apple joined the OpenJDK project last year. This is good news for Java developers who want to develop on Mac. It's also good news for Mac users - as it means that, for example, the native Aqua look-and-feel will...
Best Practice: Source Code Communication
16 Jul 2004
Article - Source code communication is one of the most important aspects of development modification. When you're working in a team, an important aspect of development is to know what others are working on, what they are modifying.
ANT's finally a real build tool
12 Apr 2004
Article - If you're one of those feature-matrix comparison people, and you put ANT and Make (or some other build tool of choice) next to each other, I'd say for most people ANT would win out.
TheServerSide at JavaOne 2003 - Day 4
09 Jun 2003
Article - The final day looked at growth areas for software and compared .NET to Sun and how the two softwares could improve in the future.
JavaOne 2002 - Day 1
04 Mar 2002
Article - The basic trend on the client side is a move away from the desktop into smaller devices such as phones, PDA's and other handheld devices.