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Ilias Tsagklis
Ilias is a senior software engineer working in the telecom domain. He is an applications developer in a wide variety of applications/services, currently the technical lead in a in-house PCRF solution. Particularly interested in multi-tier architecture, middleware services and mobile development (contact). Ilias Tsagklis is co-founder and Executive Editor at Java Code Geeks.

JEE7: Looking ahead to a new era

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With the release of Java EE 7 scheduled for the second half of 2012, projected JSRs are all up and running. The Java EE 7 release, which will reflect the evolving needs of the industry as it moves into the cloud, is date driven: anything not ready will be deferred to Java EE 8. Here is an update and summary ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W10

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * How to Hire a Programmer: Some tips on how to hire a programmer like checking fir his portfolio, having a phone screen, assigning an audition project etc. Also check out our brand new Jobs section. ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W09

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * The 10 commandments of good source control management: An amazing collection of source control management best practices, don’t miss it. The examples are for .NET and Subversion, but the principles described are totally generic. Also ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W08

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * Java.next: In this presentation, the argument that Java is still the best programming language for the JVM (if simplified idioms are used along with proper tooling) is posed. Also see The Most Powerful JVM Language ...

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Set up a Java EE 6 development environment

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This tutorial explains in short how to set-up a typical environment to develop Java EE 6 based applications. There is no prerequesite to this tutorial other then a working Windows XP client with sufficient CPU power and memory. During the tutorial we will need to install the following components: Java 6 JDK Update 26 Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W07

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * NetBeans IDE 7.1: Unlocking the Java EE 6 Platform: Java EE 6 specification is deeply integrated into NetBeans IDE 7.1 and this article helps you to map its various parts to the related tools provided ...

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Set up a Spring 3 development environment

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This tutorial explains in short how to set-up a typical environment to develop Spring based applications. There is no prerequesite to this tutorial other then a working Windows XP client with sufficient CPU power and memory. During the tutorial we will need to install the following components: Java 6 JDK Update 26 Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers 3.6.2 (Helios) ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W06

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * You need a code review: This article praises the merits of code reviews and discusses its benefits such as creating code quality, preventing bugs and mistakes, transferring knowledge, teaching less experienced developers and more. Also ...

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Java 7: A complete invokedynamic example

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Another blog entry in my current Java 7 series. This time it’s dealing with invokedynamic, a new bytecode instruction on the JVM for method invocation. The invokedynamic instruction allows dynamic linkage between a call site and the receiver of the call. That means you can link the class that is performing a method call to the class (and method) that ...

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Best Of The Week – 2012 – W05

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Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew Java Code Geeks attention: * 11 Most Influential Books Every Programmer / Developer Must Read: A list of the most influential and “must-read” books for software developers, including classics such as Code Complete, The Mythical Man-Month and Clean Code. For ...

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