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November 27, 2017
The following is a transcript of the conversation TheServerSide's Cameron McKenzie had with Ivar Grimstad out hot topics in the Java ecosystem, with an emphasis on MVC 1.0 and the new security ...
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How can teams simplify microservices development, especially when scaling microservices is the key? Many are turning to the Go programming language and Go kit for answers.
September 21, 2016
If we learned one thing from the JavaOne 2016 keynotes, it's that the Java EE platform is built to enable reactive programming.
December 10, 2015
Barry Burd, author and Java expert, discusses how Java programming recently turned 20 years old how it's managed to stick around for so long.
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