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Unified, Comprehensive and Easy-to-Use IT Systems Monitoring

Java Developer's Journal - 1 hour 42 min ago
This one-hour webinar will cover the core benefits and features of up.time, including how up.time proactively monitors, alerts and reports on the performance, availability, and capacity of all physical servers, virtual machines, network devices, applications, and services. We’ll take you through the up.time Dashboards, show you how alerting and action profiles work, and dive into up.time’s deep reporting capabilities, including SLA reports. In the end, you’ll know how up.time works and what up.time can do for your company.

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Categories: Java, Media

Google To Debut #IoT Beacon at @ThingsExpo

Java Developer's Journal - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 20:30
Be Among the First 100 to Attend & Receive a Smart Beacon. The Physical Web is an open web project within the Chrome team at Google. Scott Jenson leads a team that is working to leverage the scalability and openness of the web to talk to smart devices. The Physical Web uses bluetooth low energy beacons to broadcast an URL wirelessly using an open protocol. Nearby devices can find all URLs in the room, rank them and let the user pick one from a list. Each device is, in effect, a gateway to a web page. This unlocks entirely new use cases so devices can offer tiny bits of information or simple interactivity. Imagine smart posters, bus stops, dog ID collars, vending machines, or interactive kiosks, all universally accessible without installing additional apps. The beacons serve as type of "maker kit" so anyone can prototype this new interaction style. Scott will demonstrate the beacons during his session, and hand out sample working beacons to the first 100 in attendance. A Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF) session will immediately follow. Delegates will have the opportunity to interact with Scott Jenson directly. These beacons are an early concept prototype meant to help refine the open standard. This protocol can only succeed if it is open and used by everyone. In the Q&A, Scott will discuss how these are best used, areas that need more exploration, and where this technology is headed.

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Categories: Java, Media

@DevOpsSummit 2015 New York "Call for Papers" [#DevOps]

Java Developer's Journal - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 01:45
The 4th International DevOps Summit, co-located with16th International Cloud Expo – being held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's largest enterprises – and delivering real results. Among the proven benefits, DevOps is correlated with 20% faster time-to-market, 22% improvement in quality, and 18% reduction in dev and ops costs, according to research firm Vanson-Bourne. It is changing the way IT works, how businesses interact with customers, and how organizations are buying, building, and delivering software.

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Yakov Fain's (@yfain) Blood Pressure At @ThingsExpo

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 15:15
In June I was presenting at the ThingsExpo conference  at the Javits Center in New York City. During my talk I was demonstrating how to integrate consumer devices into a business workflow. In particular, I was doing live measuring of my own blood pressure to show how to integrate consumer devices into a business workflow. Internet […]

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Categories: Java, Media

AngularJS Services

O'Reilly News: Java - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:29

This book provides you with the skills and best practices needed to create AngularJS services. It starts with the fundamentals of what services are and their role in a typical AngularJS application. You will walk through the development of a real-world application using services across the various application layers and then move on to create services that provide cross-cutting concerns such as messaging, logging, and authentication.

Next, the book covers services that provide data access showing you how to interact with external cloud-based data services and how to cache data on the client to reduce network latency. The book then shows you how to write services that leverage other cloud-based services to create mashups and include functionality in your application without writing a lot of code.

You will also learn how to create business logic objects, rules engines, and finite state machines, which can be used to provide business logic for your application.

Categories: Java

AngularJS Essentials

O'Reilly News: Java - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:28

This book is a practical guide filled with real-world examples that will help you discover the best practices of the AngularJS framework, covering its most important concepts such as directives, expressions, filters, and modules and guiding you through the steps of building your very own web application.

You will start by learning how to create reusable components with directives, experiencing an expressive way of developing software. Then we will move on to cover data handling, and you will learn how to use the various features of the AngularJS framework to accomplish any challenge related to presenting, transforming, and validating data on a user's interface.

After that, we will explore the secrets of the dependency injection mechanism available in AngularJS, bringing reuse and testability to your application by decoupling the layers. The book will also cover the best practices of using the framework and how to automate the test and the project's workflow.

Categories: Java

Tim Boudreau: Frequently Undiscovered Features in NetBeans

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
NetBeans guru Tim Boudreau shares a few helpful but little-known tips to help speed up your work with NetBeans!
Categories: Java, Open Source

Web Development with Java and JSF: Author Interview with Michael Müller

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
Software developer and blogger Michael Müller discusses his new book, a practical guide for Java developers to enhance their web development skills and featuring NetBeans IDE.
Categories: Java, Open Source

Java EE and HTML5 Enterprise Application Development - Author Interview with John Brock

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
John Brock (Oracle) discusses his recent book about enterprise development with Java EE, HTML5 and NetBeans IDE; co-authored with Arun Gupta (Red Hat) and Geertjan Wielenga (Oracle).
Categories: Java, Open Source

Build with NetBeans IDE, Deploy to Oracle Java Cloud Service

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
Save time and effort deploying applications. Learn to set up Oracle Java Cloud Service, then install and use the Oracle Cloud plugin in the NetBeans IDE.
Categories: Java, Open Source

Build a Rich Client Platform To-Do Application in NetBeans IDE

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
Practice using NetBeans IDE features that improve code quality and increase developer productivity.
Categories: Java, Open Source

Video: Installing and Using Java ME SDK 8.0 Plugins in NetBeans IDE

NetBeans Highlights - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 08:02
This screencast demonstrates installation and usage of Oracle Java ME SDK 8.0 Plugins in NetBeans IDE on the Windows operating system.
Categories: Java, Open Source

NetBeans Podcast 70 - Community Satisfaction

NetBeans Highlights - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 01:36
Senior Group Manager Ashwin Rao discusses how NetBeans's satisfaction surveys benefit the community. Ken Fogel of the popular "NetBeans in the Classroom" series explains why NetBeans is an ideal teaching tool.
Categories: Java, Open Source

@DevOpsSummit | Pillars of Modern Enterprise Using Open Source [#DevOps]

Java Developer's Journal - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 00:15
The recent trends like cloud computing, social, mobile and Internet of Things are forcing enterprises to modernize in order to compete in the competitive globalized markets. However, enterprises are approaching newer technologies with a more silo-ed way, gaining only sub optimal benefits. The Modern Enterprise model is presented as a newer way to think of enterprise IT, which takes a more holistic approach to embracing modern technologies. This model makes use of Composable Enterprise framework put forward by Jonathan Murray of WMG.

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Categories: Java, Media

Unpredictable #Cloud Traffic Can Cast a Shadow on a Metro Network

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 08/26/2014 - 22:45
User obsession with digital information shows no signs of abating. As users create, share, and consume content, network traffic volume goes up, growing an average of 30 to 50 percent annually.[1] The increased adoption of cloud technology has made round-the-clock access to content easy. However, connecting users to content is not just about volume. Bandwidth is driven by applications, which have changed how, when, and where bandwidth is created, used, generated, and originated, making it far less predictable and much harder to manage. The following eight examples show how unpredictable traffic impacts the metro network.

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@CloudExpo | @SovSystems and @Virtustream Partner

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 08/26/2014 - 19:45
Sovereign and Virtustream partnered to deliver Sovereign’s SAP® BusinessObjects driven Analytics and Business Intelligence solutions on Virtustream's xStream™ cloud management platform (CMP). This alliance will drive operational efficiencies and competitive advantage for Sovereign’s enterprise clients who will now receive the benefits of a cloud based solution including increased efficiency and enhanced security and performance. Through this partnership, Sovereign can deploy the infrastructure required to support Analytics and Big Data projects to their customers, reducing the time IT must spend analyzing and implementing a myriad of complex hardware and infrastructure solutions typical in a traditional deployment model. “Business leaders need access to analyze data as simply and efficiently as they access email and that requires a shift in traditional IT driven Business Intelligence projects,” said Mike Wasserman, General Manager of Sovereign System’s Government and Analytics Division. “Virtustream removes many of the complexities that typically consume IT staff and frees that time to focus on Business Requirements and enabling end users access to critical data.”

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Categories: Java, Media

@ThingsExpo | GIS & #IoT Sensors Deliver Innovations for Utilities

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:45
I love sensors. In my opinion we write too little about the role sensors play in the whole Internet of Things discussion. Sensors are what measure things in the physical world and converts the information to digital. This process is a key component of digital transformation which enables algorithms, artificial intelligence and machine learning to be implemented to help us more effectively manage our environments. They are our eyes, ears, nose, etc., in remote places capturing activities, events and behaviors that help us eliminate blind spots and that give us situational awareness.

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