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Comparing IBM WebSphere Application Server v8.5 - Liberty Profile with Apache Tomcat 7

This white paper aims to assist in making an informed decision when choosing between IBM WebSphere Application Server v8.5 - Liberty Profile and Apache Tomcat as an application serving environment. While both servers provide a specification-compliant servlet container, there are also significant differences that this paper will describe.


IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) V8.5 – Liberty Profile

The IBM WAS Liberty Profile facilitates the development and test of web, mobile and OSGi apps. Launch only the features your application needs dynamically with the fastest possible start-up; update the server without stops and restarts; restart in less than five seconds. Accelerate your development projects - Test-Drive the Liberty Profile.

IBM Worklight V5.0 Developer Edition

IBM Worklight provides an open, comprehensive and advanced mobile application platform for smartphones and tablets, helping organizations of all sizes to efficiently develop, connect, run and manage HTML5, hybrid and native applications. Create rich, cross-platform mobile apps with simplicity - Download Worklight.

IBM WebSphere MQ Telemetry

IBM WebSphere MQ Telemetry enables devices (e.g. Remote Sensors, Smart Meters, RFID tags) to be rapidly and easily connected with existing applications and services. Take advantage of WebSphere MQ Telemetry's lightweight implementation of the publish and subscribe messaging model, to connect mobile devices on the edge. Learn more here.

Private Cloud for Dummies

Many companies want to be able to have pools of computing resources based on a self-service model where the company owns and operates those resources.  With a private cloud model, these resources are standardized and automated.  Private Cloud for Dummies, IBM Limited Edition, helps put the private cloud model of computing into perspective for both business and technical leaders. Download you free copy today!


Mobile, HTML5 and the Cross-platform Promise

Maximiliano Firtman discusses the status of HTML5 and its browser support, introducing cross-platform app creation for the store, including hybrid apps with PhoneGap.


What are the Most Important and Mature Cross Platform Mobile Tools?

InfoQ is examining the importance and adoption level of cross platform mobile tools that aim to help developers deliver applications on a variety of platforms. Please vote and share your opinions.


Mobile Web Development with HTML5

Roy Clarkson and Josh Long discuss the mobile browsers, the hardware constraints, the existing simulators, emulators and JavaScript frameworks, and the HTML5 support for doing mobile development.


High Performance Mobile

Steve Souders discusses the importance of mobile performance, providing advice on creating more responsive mobile apps, and outlining the latest developments in analyzing mobile performance.


1,000,000 Daily Users and No Cache

Jesper Richter-Reichhelm shares the lessons learned while scaling their game platforms to handle millions of users, each game being built by small teams of two developers without dedicated ops.


From Private to Public Clouds

Jeremy Edberg shares the need, the benefits, the pain points and the lessons learned moving Reddit and Netflix's internal solution to Amazon AWS.


Java EE 7 and HTML5: Developing for the Cloud

Arun Gupta presents the current developments on Java EE7 as a PaaS in the cloud and current work on Project Avatar which simplifies HTML5, Websockets and JSON programming for Java developers.


Keynote: How the 10 Key Lessons from Java and C++History Inform the Cloud

Cameron Purdy discusses how Java's strengths over C++ helped it prevail in the Internet era, and how the history lessons of that time may help us understand what to do in the new cloud computing era.


Big Data Architecture at LinkedIn

In this interview at QCon London, LinkedIn's Sid Anand discusses the problems they face when serving high-traffic, high-volume data. Sid explains how they're moving some use cases from Oracle to gain headroom, and lifts the hood on their open source search and data replication projects, including Kafka, Voldemort, Espresso and Databus.


Big Data Architectures at Facebook

Ashish Thusoo presents the data scalability issues at Facebook and the data architecture evolution from EDW to Hadoop to Puma.


Future of Data Architecture: NoSQL, Big Data, Linked Data and the Cloud

In this panel, Siddharth Anand, Dwight Merriman, Ashish Thusoo, Damien Katz, Tom Wilkie and Akmal Chaudhri (moderator) answer questions on NoSQL from the audience.


Good Relationships

With Spring Data, the ever popular Spring Framework has cultivated a new patch of ground, bringing Big Data and NOSQL technology like Neo4j to enterprise developers. This guide introduces you to Spring Data Neo4j, using the fast, powerful and scalable graph database Neo4j to enjoy the benefits of having good relationships in your data.