Java application deployment
Taking a program from lines of code to a functioning Java application requires several important steps and tools. Before application deployment, a Java Runtime Environment must be put in place. The next step in Java application development is to use either a Java Plug-in or Java Web Start to deploy the application. In this section, find the news, research, and tutorials you need to deploy Java apps. Learn the different steps Java developers need to take, and find tips and best practices to help make enterprise application deployment fast and successful.
PaaS isn't just for DevOps anymore. Nor has it ever been.
21 Jan 2014
Tip - Somehow Platform as a Service (PaaS) has been pigeonholed as an arm of bleeding edge DevOps teams. If you think the only reason to use a PaaS play is to facilitate a DevOps approach to development, you're missing out on what the cloud has to offer.
There is more to PaaS than just application deployment and management
21 Jan 2014
Tip - There is no doubt that various PaaS plays and cloud computing platforms have greatly simplified application management and deployment, but growth and survival has meant growing far beyond these humble beginnings.
Getting Java programmers up to speed on Java EE 7 need not be a 'Pilgrimage'
03 Jan 2014
Tip - Here we take a look at the top five features of Java EE 7 that traditional J2EE and standard edition Java developers will want to familiarize themselves. There are some cool features in Java EE 7, but they're evolutionary, not revolutionary, so a little...
Three expert tips for getting mobile ALM right (Application Lifecycle Management)
14 Jul 2013
Tip - Mobile application lifecycle management can be a challenge, so here are three expert tips to help solve those difficult mobile ALM challenges.
Mobile ALM Tip: Four ways to effectively move apps out of production
06 Jun 2013
Tip - Moving applications out of production can be a mobile ALM challenge, but with these four tips, organizations will be minimizing the challenge of application decommissioning.
Decommissioning and SDLC: Learning lessons from the mobile ALM process
06 Jun 2013
Tip - When a mobile application is decommissioned, it's time to step back and learn some lessons from the SDLC and ALM process
Two most commonly misconfigured Tomcat performance settings
05 May 2013
Tip - Tomcat on the server is different from Tomcat on the desktop, but too many system admins fail to optimize their production servers for performance.
Successful software engineering respects historic development
28 Mar 2013
Tip - The most successful software engineers appreciate the past and respect the historic development that has gone into creating modern applications.
How to permanently configure web application settings on the application server
22 Mar 2013
Tip - Some settings in the web.xml file can easily be changed by developers, causing runtime problems on the server at deployment. Here is how to permanently set web configuration parameters on the server that will not be overridden.
Tradeoff management key to successful software development techniques
21 Mar 2013
Tip - To successfully develop software, tradeoffs must be made in cost, quality and time. Proper tradeoff management results in quality software.