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.
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.
Privacy, security and control: The consumerization of the personal cloud
25 Aug 2013
Feature - As more employees bring their own cloud (BYOC) software to the office, more and more challenges arise as consumerization pushes cloud based software into the enterprise.
Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tips from the industry's TaskTop expert
25 Aug 2013
Feature - Mik Kersten of TaskTop has continued to lead the industry in the application lifecycle management (ALM) space, and here we look at some of the insights and tips he has provided TheServerSide with over the years.
Integrate or disintegrate: How to keep your big data strategy from falling apart
11 Aug 2013
Feature - With big data being such an important topic, enterprises are looking at a variety of ways to integrate Hadoop, map reduce and other big data technologies into the enterprise. But both a rushed and reluctant approach can cause problems. This article will...