Java cloud platforms
Cloud computing applies the resources of many computers in a network cluster to a single problem at the same time. Once confined to scientific or technical problems that require a great number of computer processing cycles or access to large amounts of data, cloud platforms are now being leveraged to offer enterprise developers more scalable server resources.
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Web-based development tools face challenges
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - At EclipseCon 2014, solutions architects discuss the challenges of Web-based development tools.
Prioritize app monitoring when moving to the cloud
16 Dec 2013
News - At AWS re:Invent 2013, app monitoring was noticeably becoming more competitive. Find out why prioritizing app monitoring is a necessity.
Overprovisioning: A costly cloud computing mistake
12 Dec 2013
Conference News - Expert Pete Adams explains how overprovisioning is one of two mistakes IT pros make when running an infrastructure in the cloud.
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How is PaaS changing application servers?
09 Dec 2011
Video - Chris Haddad, VP of technology evangelism at WSO2, describes cloud services like PaaS and how they are affecting application servers.
James Gosling Extols the Virtues of Hash Tables and RAM
05 May 2011
Video - Last September when James Gosling did his BasementCoders interview, he made the following quip: “I've never got it when it comes to SQL databases. It's like, why? Just give me a hash table and a sh*tload of RAM and I'm happy.” That particular quote...
Ashesh Badani talks about systems convergence
24 Sep 2010
Video - The explosion of data and cloud-based application deployments in businesses today are driving a convergence between event-driven architecture, business rules and business process management (BPM), said JBOSS middleware expert Ashesh Badani in an...
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Is it finally time to integrate a NoSQL solution into your enterprise apps?
01 Mar 2014
Feature - While relational technologies have been around for a while, NoSQL solutions have proven themselves out time and time again. Perhaps it's time to start seriously thinking about integrating a NoSQL solution into your next enterprise application.
Become a NoSQL expert: Three best books for learning polyglot persistence
20 Jan 2014
Feature - The NoSQL movement has taken the industry by storm, and more and more applications are using polyglot persistence technologies. Are you up to speed on NoSQL? If not, here are three books that will make you an expert.
Another cloud computing myth busted: PaaS isn't just for the little guy
11 Jan 2014
Feature - It's true that many start-ups and a large number of players in the mobile space have built there systems using SaaS and PaaS providers, but if you think cloud computing is just for the 'little guy', you've bought into another one of the PaaS myths.
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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.
How to mix cloud computing and DevOps to maximize productivity
03 Jan 2014
Tip - Two powerful IT concepts, DevOps and cloud computing, are making organizations more productive than ever before. Here are three tips on how your DevOps team can maximize value by integrating with cloud computing technologies.