Open source Java
Open source development tools offer a more affordable and more customizable means to develop Java software. Although problems and costs can arise from lack of documentation and support, many enterprise developers make open source development a large part of their Java dev strategies. In this section on open source strategies, learn the capabilities of different tools, discover new open source Java tools, and get tips and advice on integrating and contributing to open source projects.
Will the Red Hat model work for IaaS cloud computing with OpenStack?
17 Jun 2013
News - The Red Hat transition is to move their successful model to IaaS through OpenStack and cloud computing. But will this new move from the JBoss company work as well as RHEL did a decade ago?
How Red Hat's Linux and OpenStack IaaS drives Intel's bottom line
17 Jun 2013
News - While a major protectorate of intellectual property, Red Hat Linux and OpenStack IaaS offerings provide the bonus of driving innovation, which leads to more chips being purchased, driving revenue at Intel's bottom line.
Embracing OpenStack: How Red Hat commoditized open source cloud computing
17 Jun 2013
News - By leveraging OpenStack, Red Hat plans to commoditized cloud computing, just like they commoditized open source Linux ten years ago.
How 12 years of history led to Red Hat's big bet on cloud computing
14 Jun 2013
News - As though an invisible hand was leading their progress over the past 12 years, Red Hat is not positioned to make a splash in the world of open source cloud computing.
JBoss product announcements shed light on JBoss World event
21 Jun 2012
News - JBoss product announcements this week give us a taste of what's to come at Red Hat Summit and JBoss World 2012.
Open source integration framework keeps motorists safe in the UK
15 May 2012
News - Automotive rescue and recovery services in the UK gained significant messaging advantages over the past few years. The new Automotive Network Services (ANS) system, built and maintained by Apex Networks, connects automotive clubs and insurance agencies...
OCPJP & OCAJP: Java 7 training requirement for the Oracle Certified Professional Programmer dropped
21 Dec 2011
News - In order to obtain the certified architect position from Oracle, attending and passing a training course is now required. But what about the Java Professional and Java Associate designations, OCPJP and OCAJP for Java 7?
Injecting mock beans Into Spring context
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 25 Oct 2011
News - Today I was Googling about mocking when I found the following question: "Injecting mock beans into Spring context for testing. What I want to be able to do is via the HotswappableTargetSource, override the bean definitions of select beans in my...
Hudson vs. Jenkins: Is it too soon to declare a winner?
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 20 Oct 2011
News - The Jenkins community is promoting a number of bellweathers that would indicate that Hudson is losing the game when it comes to both mindshare and adoption. 85% of upgrades go to Jenkins. Jenkins GitHub repositories outnumber Hudson by a ratio of sixty...
Antepedia is the largest knowledge base of open source components
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 11 Oct 2011
News - When I talk to the un-tech members, I have difficulties explaining what makes Antepedia such a remarkable knowledge base. How could we explain the importance of having a strong base of open source components and demonstrate that Antepedia is the world's...