Java development for cloud
Cloud computing describes a new supplement, consumption and delivery model for IT services based on the Internet. Java has long been the programming language that provides structure for Web-applications, and now Java development has reached cloud applications. Find news, updates and best practices in Java dev for cloud in this topic section.
Discovering data by structuring unstructured text
30 May 2014
Video - Bryan Bell, executive vice president with Expert System, discusses the art of discovering data by structuring unstructured text.
Finding a needle in a big data haystack: Cloud based analytics to the rescue
19 May 2014
Feature - Organizations are handling more and more data all the time, and a big problem is figuring out how to find an important piece of information in peta-bytes of big data. How can it be done? Cloud based technologies that can burst and grow are becoming the...
Allaying the AWS security concerns: How the cloud became more secure than on-premise
19 May 2014
Feature - Many organizations stayed away from the cloud over concerns for security. But in the Internet of things, where everything is connected, organizations are embracing AWS and other clouds, believing them to be more secure than on-premise data centers.
Will performance be the downfall for Java 8 and Project Lambda?
21 Jan 2014
Feature - Everyone has been anxiously awaiting Java 8 and Project Lambda that comes with it. But has the excitement blinding the Java community to the potential problems that might emerge when developers start using Lambdas en masse?
Don't forget about CPUs and hardware when virtualizing in the cloud
11 Jan 2014
Feature - Many organizations are trying to improve performance by virtualizing operations and building private and hybrid clouds. But are some organizations loosing sight of the fact that virtualized hardware still needs concrete CPUs, memory and network bandwidth...
How can you do DevOps right if you don't even know what DevOps means?
05 Jan 2014
Feature - DevOps has become a fun term for IT professionals to throw around, but what does the term DevOps really mean? And with so much confusion over the term, how do you know you're doing DevOps right if management and staff doesn't even know what the term...
Embracing Lambda and Java 8? How the Java landscape will change in 2014
01 Jan 2014
Feature - What will 2014 bring for the enterprise Java community? How developers adapt to new technologies like Lambda is key. Also, how cloud computing deals with the increased desire to virtualize is key as well. Here we look at the key challenges developers...
Cloud adopters seek help for their DevOps, app monitoring and cost control problems
18 Nov 2013
Feature - As more companies move to the cloud, more and more companies are realizing that expert help, knowledge and tools are needed to solve various problems such as monitoring, DevOps, database fail-over and utilization cost control.
Moving to the cloud brings new SOA optimization challenges
13 Oct 2013
Feature - Many organizations are moving their SOA based systems to the cloud, but don't think for one minute that optimization issues disappear when you leverage a PaaS or SaaS solution.
Google Web Designer (GWD) plays key role in global advertising strategy
08 Sep 2013
Feature - Here is how the soon to be released Google Web Designer (GWD), an HTML5 and CSS3 development tool, fills in the gaps in Google's global marketing and advertising strategy.