Platform as a Service and cloud computing

  • November 06, 2015 06 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Building Microservices with Daniel Bryant

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 After giving a brief description of what microservices are (using the words of James Lewis: "Applications that fit ...

  • November 05, 2015 05 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Mobile App Integration – Why is it Different?

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 Any mobile app needs to integrate with back-end services, as pointed out by Joe Huang, a solution architect at ...

  • November 05, 2015 05 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Best Practices for Maintaining Oracle Fusion Middleware

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 This was a good session for new or intermediate users of Oracle's Fusion middleware. One of the first things Ramirez ...

  • November 02, 2015 02 Nov'15

    Oracle's OpenWorld Announcements: What should we be excited about?

    From Oracle OpenWorld, October 2015 "The world is changing," said Abid Ali Neemuchwala, group president and COO at Wipro Technologies at the Tuesday morning Oracle OpenWorld keynote session. Of ...

  • October 28, 2015 28 Oct'15

    Seven tips to becoming a Java developer Zen master

    At JavaOne 2015, Martijn Verburg presented a Zen-focused lesson on mastering the Java developer role.

  • October 26, 2015 26 Oct'15

    News from JavaOne 2015

    Get the latest updates from JavaOne 2015 as the conference is happening. This guide covers the highlights from this year's annual conference.

  • October 23, 2015 23 Oct'15

    Arun Gupta talks JavaOne, microservices and container technologies

    Arun Gupta of Couchbase talks about JavaOne 2015, microservices, container technologies and the relationship between long distance running and development.

  • October 14, 2015 14 Oct'15

    Connect the Now and API Economies: Must-have capabilities

    The terms "API Economy" and the "Now Economy" were coined in 2013 -- and both are going strong today thanks to consumer demands for instant gratification. Some call this phenomenon the Right-Now ...

  • October 12, 2015 12 Oct'15

    Address EDI standards to modernize supply chain, architectures

    Redwood Supply Chain has adopted a number of best practices regarding EDI standards in order to simultaneously modernize supply chain and data architectures.

  • October 09, 2015 09 Oct'15

    The ugly side of container technology

    If you're like me, you've probably heard a lot of hype surrounding application containers being used in the data centers of today's organizations. What I've found is that there are some important ...

  • October 01, 2015 01 Oct'15

    How do you hire the right developers - and make them stay?

    The creative side of software development attracted Shalom Keynan to the profession. Now director of application development for Boston Heart Diagnostics, he is still fired up about improving ...

  • October 01, 2015 01 Oct'15

    Keeping the lights on (and off) with IoT-enabled APIs

    In an effort to reduce utility costs, some businesses are leveraging the power of APIs and IoT, the Internet of Things, to control smart devices, such as digitized light bulbs. Recently, I talked ...

  • September 25, 2015 25 Sep'15

    Will big data make kids smarter?

    From Big Data Innovation Summit 2015, Boston I recently wrote a blog post about how big data is being leveraged in the public sector. But that is not where the use of big data analytics for the ...

  • September 18, 2015 18 Sep'15

    Developers say: "Give us more documentation!"

    Remember when you were young, and your parents demanded that you leave a note if you left the house? Well, now today's developers and your parents have more in common than ever. What do developers ...

  • September 16, 2015 16 Sep'15

    How do you run a country using big data?

    From Big Data Innovation 2015, Boston How do you lower the cost of sequencing a human genome? Big data. How do you accurately predict the movement and severity of deadly weather patterns like ...