Software development techniques and Agile methodologies
Software development must be structured to help a team of developers agree on the processes for developing a particular software product. A software development methodology, such as waterfall development or Agile methodologies, will include standard steps for ALM stages such as planning, implementation, testing, and documentation. Learn about various software development techniques and the Agile methodology in particular.
From Tango to the NDK: Further exploration of the Google I/O exhibitors hall
03 Jul 2014
News - Be it previews of products like Tango which create 3D images of your surrounding, to demonstrations of the Android Native Development Kit (NDK), the 2014 Google I/O conference and exhibitors hall was full of new and interesting technology to explore.
Java development and application lifecycle management collide at JavaOne
23 Sep 2013
Conference News - There is an intersection between Java development and application lifecycle management, but at JavaOne this year, the ebb has flowed away from ALM, as the conference focuses largely on the technical side of things.
Oracle OpenWorld 2013: How to get kids involved in coding
23 Sep 2013
Conference News - Saskia Vermeer-Ooms and Regina ten Bruggencate offer advice on how to get kids interested in coding, starting with the video games kids already enjoy.
Big data trends: Big things in store for 2013
21 Feb 2013
News - Big data trends in 2013 will include rises in cloud storage, organization of unstructured data and the importance of real-time analytics.
TheServerSide.com readers love Microsoft software collaboration tools
27 Apr 2012
News - More than half of today's software development shops are using Microsoft collaboration tools, according to the 2011-2012 TSS Java Trends Survey.
Where have all the Java developers gone?
20 Apr 2012
News - Finding experienced developers is a major challenge for many enterprise IT organizations.
Addressing the Gender Inequity Gap in IT and Application Programming
12 Jan 2012
News - Regardless of reasons, the gender discrepancy is a problem, and it's obvious to anyone that has attended a Java conference or worked on an open source project that there are very few women in the high paying field of development and computer programming....
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?
OCAJP and OCPJP Changes for Java 7: New Objectives, a Format Change and a Price Hike
16 Dec 2011
News - The OCP (Oracle Certified Professional) Java 7 certification (OCAJP and OCPJP), which replaced the SCJP certification, will now require you to pass two exams, each of which will cost $300 to take, pushing the cost of the designation to $600.
OSGi asserts that packages can be a type-safe way to modularize
11 Nov 2011
News - This article asserts that packages are to Java modules what interfaces are to classes: a type-safe way to minimize coupling between modules.