Social collaboration and portals
In today's globally connected world, with enterprise work forces geographically distributed around the world, enterprise application developers must support social collaboration in the workplace and beyond. Enterprise applications need to fit into a global timeframe where the social architecture can help workers and offices in very different time zones stay in sync. Learn about collaboration tools and frameworks, as well as social media frameworks that will help enterprise application architects design a social collaboration and networking solution that can integrate with the entire enterprise product portfolio.
With Java EE 7, your Design Patterns are dead. And your EAR is ugly too.
01 Jan 2014
Tip - Adam Bien isn't without opinions when it comes to modern day enterprise programming techniques. From the use of design patterns, to the manner in which projects and modules are divided, Bien isn't without opinions when it comes to developing Java...
Quick tips for the effective use of the PortletSession
11 Aug 2013
Tip - One of the most common bottlenecks in any portal based enterprise application is the session object. In this quick tip, we show you how to keep your applications running fast by using the PortletSession effectively.
Effective portlet development means respecting the servlet API
20 May 2013
Tip - When moving to portlet development from web development, software engineers must remember that servlet and JSP development rules still apply.
Two most commonly misconfigured Tomcat performance settings
05 May 2013
Tip - Tomcat on the server is different from Tomcat on the desktop, but too many system admins fail to optimize their production servers for performance.
Modularity in Java codebase makes legacy applications more manageable
09 Apr 2013
Tip - Enterprise architecture expert Vineet Sinha explains how to implement modularity in Java legacy applications for a cleaner, more manageable codebase.
Requirements shifting with enterprization of mobile apps
01 Oct 2012
Tip - The enterprization of mobile apps is affecting design, performance and security requirements. Find out how to manage these requirement changes.
Every enterprise needs an employee portal. Or do they?
12 Apr 2012
Tip - Employee portals provides integration, collaboration and personalization which are the elements any enterprise application development project needs, right?
Wireframing tools for tablets and other mobile devices
29 Dec 2011
Tip - Software consultant Nari Kannan discusses wireframing tools that help mobile and tablet app designers mockup and lay out workflow and user interface designs.
Requirements management in the world of mobile devices and cloud computing
21 Nov 2011
Answer - Do new technologies affect the requirements gathering process? In this response, expert Sue Burk delves into this question, explaining the tenets of good requirements gathering in real and virtual worlds.
Mobility application testing: Mobile devices on a budget
30 Sep 2011
Tip - Mobility application testing on a budget can be problematic. When a large company takes on an initiative to deliver its first mobile app to its users in the field, the testing problem space can get large in a hurry.