JAVA Developer's Journal

Fraud is definitely top of mind for all banks. Steve Rosenbush at the Wall Street Journal recently wrote about Visa’s new Big Data analytic engine which has changed the way the company combats fraud. Visa estimates that its new Big Data fraud platform has identified $2 billion in... (more)
If you know anything about Hadoop architecture - the task seemed daunting to us and it proved to be one of the most challenging engineering feat that we have accomplished so far. After almost 24 months of development, tens of thousands of lines of Java, Scala and C++ code, multi... (more)
Cloud and Things and Big Operational Data Software-defined architectures are critical for achieving the right mix of efficiency and scale needed to meet the challenges that will come with the Internet of Things If you've been living under a rock (or rack in the data center) you m... (more)
Is Comparing OpenStack to CloudStack like Comparing Apples to Oranges? This past week the Appcore team got the opportunity to attend one of the industry's leading cloud events, Cloud Expo in Santa Clara, CA. We spent a lot of time interacting with attendees at the exhibit portion ... (more)
Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here We are reaching the end of the beginning with WebRTC, and real systems using this technology have begun to appear. One challenge that faces every WebRTC deployment (in some form or another) is identity management. For example, if you have an existing... (more)
Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here The term culture has had a polarizing effect among DevOps supporters. Some propose that culture change is critical for success with DevOps, but are remiss to define culture. Some talk about a DevOps culture but then reference activities that could le... (more)
The Facts and Fiction of In-Memory Computing In the last year, conversations about In-Memory Computing (IMC) have become more and more prevalent in enterprise IT circles, especially with organizations feeling the pressure to process massive quantities of data at the speed that i... (more)
The Internet of Things and Mobility Driving HTTP and Cloud The Internet of Things smells like opportunity for everyone. There is no industry that hasn't been touched by the notion of smart "things" enabling convenience or collaboration or control in every aspect of our lives. From... (more)
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... (more)
The security devil is always in the details of the attack: the ones you've endured, the ones you prepare yourself to fend off, and the ones that, you fear, will catch you completely unaware and defenseless. The Internet of Things (IoT) is nothing if not an endless proliferation ... (more)
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the most profound change in pe... (more)
Internet of Things - Key Elements to Success Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here Connected devices and the Internet of Things are getting significant momentum in 2014. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jim Hunter, Chief Scientist & Technology Evangelist at Greenwave Systems, examined thre... (more)
A few months ago, I spoke at the conference where I explained the difference between caching and an in-memory data grid. Today, having realized that many people are also looking to better understand the difference between two major categories in in-memory computing: In-Memory Dat... (more)
Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here How do APIs and IoT relate? The answer is not as simple as merely adding an API on top of a dumb device, but rather about understanding the architectural patterns for implementing an IoT fabric. There are typically two or three trends: Exposing the... (more)
Creating Value with an Information-Driven DevOps Approach Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here DevOps is all about agility. However, you don't want to be on a high-speed bus to nowhere. The right DevOps approach controls velocity with a tight feedback loop that not only consists of ope... (more)
Embedded Analytics: Inside Apps, Inside Processes Now is the age of information analytics. We have (very arguably) reached a point where the insight arising from data analytics can be applied to almost every aspect of a company, in every business vertical. But what shape should t... (more)
The 3rd International @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the most profound change in personal... (more)
10 Practical Tips for Making APM a Success With every enterprise-grade software tool, there’s a right and a wrong way to use it. Luckily for AppDynamics’ customers, we have superb customer success team to help facilitate this process and teach our users the best practices — this ... (more)
"There is a natural synchronization between the business models, the IoT is there to support ," explained Brendan O'Brien, Co-founder and Chief Architect of Aria Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at the 2nd International @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Con... (more)
The State of Real-time Analytics in Financial Services My company, GridGain, recently announced the results of a survey that asked close to 200 IT decision-makers - including project managers, network managers, software and business analysts, and other technology professionals w... (more)
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