Data Science Up and Down the Ladder of Abstraction by Henry Garner Posted on Dec 02, 2016
How Java Developers Can Use the Wiremock Framework to Simulate HTTP-Based APIs by Wojciech Bulaty Posted on Nov 08, 2016 2
Java 9, OSGi and the Future of Modularity (Part 2) by Neil Bartlett and Kai Hackbarth Posted on Oct 04, 2016
RxJava 2.0 Released with Support for Reactive Streams Specification by Matt Raible Posted on Nov 30, 2016
Oracle Presents First Proposal for Value Types Implementation by Abraham Marín Pérez Posted on Nov 09, 2016 1
Enterprise Development Trends 2016: A Survey of JVM Developers by Lightbend by Michael Redlich Posted on Nov 08, 2016
JAX London: Production Time Profiling Using Java Flight Recorder by Monica Beckwith Posted on Oct 22, 2016 1
Proposed Consolidation of JDK 10 OpenJDK Mercurial Repositories by Michael Redlich Posted on Oct 21, 2016
Tal Weiss on Observability, Instrumentation and Bytecode Manipulation on the JVM
Nov 04, 2016
OverOps CEO Tal Weiss describes how the OverOps product works, explores the difference between instrumentation and observability, discusses byte-code manipulation and common Java application errors.
How Do You Handle Async APIs and Callback Hell?
Asynchronous APIs are increasingly popular but they are more tedious to program than their synchronous counterparts. How do you handle asynchronous APIs and stay out of Callback Hell?
Java 8: Will It See More Rapid Adoption?
Historically, organizations have tended to move to a new version of a language slowly (witness the looming crisis in Visual Basic 6). However Java 8 is arguably the biggest update to the language in many years and we therefore wondered if it might see a more rapid adoption.
What CI Server Do You Use?
Continuous Integration (CI) is a software development practice where members of a team integrate their work frequently - usually each person integrates at least daily - leading to multiple integrations per day. Each integration is verified by an automated build (including test) to detect integration errors as quickly as possible.
How Do You Access Your Relational Data from Java?
The Java language and platform offers a vast range of options when it comes to working with relational data, from raw JDBC to fully blown Object/Relational mapping (ORM) tools.
What Puzzles You Most About Functional Programming?
With so much diversity, it’s hard to define the exact scope of what exactly functional programming is. Is it a question of how to design your program, that is, using functions as the primary abstraction? Or is it about programming with mathematical functions, meaning pure functions that do not have side effects? And what are those monads again?