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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Goodbye, sysadmins; hello, software developers
02 Dec 2013
Conference News - As organizations are moving towards cloud computing, sysadmins are losing their relevance in software development.
The challenge of balancing BYOD privacy and security
25 Nov 2013
Conference news - Learn about how vendors are trying to help balance BYOD privacy and security.
Overprovisioning in AWS? Cost-control tools and strategies can help
22 Nov 2013
Conference News - For organizations that have moved to the cloud, old habits may be costing them dearly as they overprovision resources without any cost-control tools.
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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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Why pre-production in the cloud makes sense
09 Dec 2013
Feature - People have a lot of fears about moving infrastructure to the cloud. They worry about security, or losing control over policies and access, or instances not being turned off and costs spiraling out of control — or all of the above.
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.
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How do cloud tools reduce enterprise software development costs?
10 Dec 2012
Video - Although cloud tools are often hyped, some cloud tools that can have a quantifiable effect in reducing enterprise software development costs.
Cloud deployment shows pros and cons for legacy applications
16 Nov 2012
Tip - Legacy applications may benefit from cloud deployment, but there are a host of concerns to look at, too, when considering redeploying older applications.
James Strachan on evaluating Node.js
09 Jul 2012
Video Tip - Node.js is an often debated new programming language. In this video James Strachan gives his advice on whether or not to use Node.js for a given project.