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A New Source for MEAN Stack Resources

Mon, 2014-11-10 07:30
One of the most useful aspects of MongoDB is the MEAN stack - a JavaScript-only web development stack that consists of MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js. It's a great way to get a full web application working with MongoDB (try this for a look at how to get started). Preview Text:  One of the most useful aspects of MongoDB is the MEAN stack...
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Refcard Expansion Pack: 13 Things Every C# Developer Should Know

14 hours 10 min ago
This week, DZone released its latest Refcard: Preview Text:  This week, DZone released its latest Refcard: 13 Things Every C# Developer Should Know. If you're interested in learning more about C# or sharpening your skills, we decided to dig into the DZone archives and find some of the most popular posts we've had on the topic. ...
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Developing Services with Apache Camel - Part IV: Load Testing and Monitoring

15 hours 9 min ago
Welcome to the final article in a series on my experience developing services with Apache Camel. I learned how to implement CXF endpoints using its Java DSL, made sure everything worked with its testing framework and integrated Spring Boot for external configuration. For previous articles, please see the following: Preview Text:  This article...
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How to Deploy a Docker Application Into Production on Amazon AWS

15 hours 10 min ago
[This article was written by Mark van Holsteijn.]Docker reached production status a few months ago. But having the container technology alone is not enough. You need a complete platform infrastructure before you can deploy your docker application in production. Amazon AWS offers exactly that: a production quality platform that offers capacity provisioning, load balancing, scaling, and ...
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Strongly Typed Localized Strings In Universal Apps

15 hours 10 min ago
Back in the old days when the need for localized string arose, I would add a new string and use AppResources to access the correct string in code.In Windows Phone application (known today as Windows Phone Silverlight 8.0/8.1) I would do something like this:public void SomeMethod() { var localizedString1 = AppResources.MyFirstSring; var localizedString2 =...
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Small Internal Releases Lead to Happy Customers

15 hours 10 min ago
If you saw Large Program? Release More Often, you might have noted that I said, You want to release all the time inside your building. You need the feedback, to watch the product grow. Preview Text:  Release externally whenever you want. That is a business decision. Separate that business decision from your ability to release internally all the...
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Java 8 Survey: The Results Are In

15 hours 10 min ago
Typesafe ran a survey of Java developers in February, along with a follow-up in September - you might have seen that one on DZone - and together they present an interesting look at the uptake of Java 8 and other industry trends. Preview Text:  Typesafe ran a survey of Java developers in February, along with a follow-up in September - you might...
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How to Connect to MongoDB from a Java EE Stateless Application

15 hours 10 min ago
In this post I will present how to connect to MongoDB from a stateless Java EE application, to take advantage of the built-in pool of connections to the database offered by the MongoDB Java Driver. This might be the case if you develop a REST API, that executes operations against a MongoDB. Preview Text:  In this post I will present how...
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Measuring String Concatenation in Logging

15 hours 39 min ago
Introduction I had an interesting conversation today about the cost of using string concatenation in log statements. In particular, debug log statements often need to print out parameters or the current value of variables, so they need to build the log message dynamically. So you wind up with something like this: Preview Text:  I had an...
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Java Performance: The Definitive Guide

15 hours 40 min ago
Java Performance: The Definitive Guide is the best Jav Preview Text:  Java Performance: The Definitive Guide is the best Java book I read this year. Legacy Sponsored:  unsponsored
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The Network Won’t Fit in Your Head Anymore

15 hours 40 min ago
[This article was written by Marten Terpstra.] Preview Text:  Triggered by a discussion with a customer yesterday, it occurred to me (again?) that network engineers are creatures of habit and control. We have strong beliefs of how networks should be architected, designed and build. We have done so for long times and understand it well. ...
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Functional Programming with Java 8 Functions

15 hours 40 min ago
I have finally had the opportunity to work in a couple of projects being entirely developed with Java 8 and during the past months I’ve experienced, first hand, many of the new functional programming features in the language. Preview Text:  During the past months I’ve experienced, first hand, many of the new functional programming...
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Improving Site Performance with the Navigation Timing API

15 hours 40 min ago
Written by Aurelio de RosaThe web is evolving at a crazy pace. Every day new frameworks, tools, and libraries are released with the ambition, if not the potential, to become the next jQuery. As a developer, I feel that sometimes it’s really hard to stay up-to-date with all the new software, techniques and practices introduced by top-notch developers and designers out there. Nonetheless, this...
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Git Submodules for Dependent or Common Code

15 hours 40 min ago
Submodules are one of the most powerful and most mistrusted features in git, at least in the web development part of the internet where I spend my time. I've seen them go horribly wrong, but I've also had teams adopt submodules and have their development process run much more smoothly as a result - so I thought I'd take a moment out of my day to write down the process (and the gotchas) of...
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Essentialism and Technology

16 hours 9 min ago
Essentialism isn't just flawed, it is flawed at many levels, some of which should be familiar to technologists.  I have read a number of arguments against essentialism, however for me they miss a number of points which relate to technology, an area I claim to know more about.  In technology you can measurably demonstrate the performance difference between two solutions, and yet it is...
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MySQL Compression: Compressed and Uncompressed Data Size

16 hours 10 min ago
MySQL has information_schema.tables that contain information such as “data_length” or “avg_row_length.” Documentation on this table however is quite poor, making an assumption that those fields are self explanatory – they are not when it comes to tables that employ compression. And this is where inconsistency is born. Lets take a look at the same table containing some highly...
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The Best of the Week (Oct 10): Enterprise Integration

Sun, 2014-10-19 08:00
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Enterprise Integration Zone (Oct 10 to Oct 16). Here they are, in order of popularity: Preview Text:  Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Enterprise Integration Zone (Oct 3 to Oct 9). This week's topics include the...
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The Best of the Week (Oct. 10): NoSQL Zone

Sun, 2014-10-19 08:00
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the NoSQL Zone  (October 10 to 16). Here they are, in order of popularity: Preview Text:  Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the NoSQL Zone. This week's best include part 1 of a series on MongoDB sharding pitfalls,...
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Java SE 8 (and Java EE 7) Comes to WebLogic!

Sun, 2014-10-19 07:30
As many of you know one of the key features of GlassFish 4.1 was support for Java SE 8. You may be glad to hear that WebLogic 12.1.3 now is also officially certified against Java SE 8. This makes WebLogic one of the earliest major commercially supported Java EE platforms to certify for Java SE 8. Preview Text:  As many of you know one of the key...
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The Best of the Week (Oct 10): Cloud Zone

Sun, 2014-10-19 07:30
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (Oct 10 to Oct 16). Here they are, in order of popularity: Preview Text:  Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (Oct 10 to Oct 16). This week's topics include microservice cloud platforms and...
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