Java Code Geeks » Iris Shoor http://www.javacodegeeks.com/ Java 2 Java Developers Resource Center Mon, 04 May 2015 22:00:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.1 When JVMs Crash: How to Investigate the Root Cause of Your Toughest Errorshttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/when-jvms-crash-how-to-investigate-the-root-cause-of-your-toughest-errors.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/when-jvms-crash-how-to-investigate-the-root-cause-of-your-toughest-errors.html#comments Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:00:47 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=39589 What can you learn when your application crashes? I think, “Hindsight is 20 / 20” is one of the favourite phrases of Toomas Römer, ZeroTurnaround’s VP of Engineering. Well, I’m not actually sure what place in his top of phrases it takes, but I’ve heard him saying it several times. Given that it means that ...

 

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4 Creative Ways to Test Your Code in Productionhttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/4-creative-ways-to-test-your-code-in-production.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/4-creative-ways-to-test-your-code-in-production.html#comments Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=39519 What are some considerations and things to think about if I want to get the most out of testing in my production environment? Production environments are a different beast. No matter how much effort you put into staging environments, you’re only truly getting real life conditions, and therefore real life data, in production. Everyone does ...

 

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Log Management Tools Face-Off: Splunk vs. Logstash vs. Sumo Logichttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/log-management-tools-face-off-splunk-vs-logstash-vs-sumo-logic.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/log-management-tools-face-off-splunk-vs-logstash-vs-sumo-logic.html#comments Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:00:43 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=39045 What are the main trade-offs between the leading log management tools and how to choose the one that’s right for you? I don’t know about you, but to me, it can feel like log files are the rabbits of production environments. You look away for a second, and all of a sudden they’ve bred and ...

 

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Deploying Code Fast? Here’s How to Tell If You Broke Somethinghttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/deploying-code-fast-heres-how-to-tell-if-you-broke-something.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/04/deploying-code-fast-heres-how-to-tell-if-you-broke-something.html#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:00:39 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=37430 Here at Takipi, we’re in the error tracking business. Each day, Takipi is used to track more than 500,000 errors across hundreds of different companies. The most critical and fragile stage for many apps is just after a new deployment – when code changes are tested for the first time under a high stress load ...

 

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While You Were Sleeping: The Top New Java 8 Additionshttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/while-you-were-sleeping-the-top-new-java-8-additions.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/while-you-were-sleeping-the-top-new-java-8-additions.html#comments Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:00:54 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=38812 What are some of the most interesting additions to Java 8 since it was launched? Java 8 recently celebrated its first birthday, with the main release coming just over a year ago now. That’s certainly worthy of a celebratory cupcake. Since the initial Java 8 version came out, six updates have been released. Some of ...

 

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Oracle Java Mission Control: The Ultimate Guidehttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/oracle-java-mission-control-the-ultimate-guide.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/oracle-java-mission-control-the-ultimate-guide.html#comments Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:00:15 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=38584 “We love following Mikhail Vorontsov’s blog and getting his point of view on Java Performance related issues. We’ve been asked a few times how Takipi’s Java error analysis differs from Java Mission Control and Java Flight Recorder. So while the differences between the tools are pretty big (Mainly, JMC is mostly a desktop application, while ...

 

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Scala Days: 6 of the Best Talks You Probably Missedhttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/scala-days-6-of-the-best-talks-you-probably-missed.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/scala-days-6-of-the-best-talks-you-probably-missed.html#comments Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:00:06 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=38402 Highlights from Scala Days @ San Francisco                     New Post: Scala Days: 6 of the Best Talks You Probably Missed http://t.co/w4armAvYTI pic.twitter.com/bZetjvH7sG — Takipi (@takipid) March 19, 2015 Scala Days was happening in San Francisco this week, and the presenters there gave some excellent talks on ...

 

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Ignore the Hype: 5 Docker Misconceptions Java Developers Should Considerhttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/ignore-the-hype-5-docker-misconceptions-java-developers-should-consider.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/ignore-the-hype-5-docker-misconceptions-java-developers-should-consider.html#comments Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:00:57 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=38294 How can you to take a pragmatic approach to Docker and look beyond the hype? Docker has been getting a lot of hype recently, and it’s easy to understand why. Shipping code is challenging. Container technology has traditionally been messy with lots of requirements and templates involved. Docker gives you a simple way to create ...

 

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Java IO Benchmark: Quasar vs. Async ForkJoinPool vs. managedBlockhttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/java-io-benchmark-quasar-vs-async-forkjoinpool-vs-managedblock.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/03/java-io-benchmark-quasar-vs-async-forkjoinpool-vs-managedblock.html#comments Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:00:55 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=37939 “Arien got in touch with us on twitter after seeing the results of a parallelStreams and ForkJoin benchmark we ran. It piqued his interest so he ran some tests of his own, adding Quasar fibers to the mix. Here are his results and conclusions.” – Alex Zhitnitsky, Takipi Arien Kock is a Sr. Java Software Engineer. He enjoys stand-up ...

 

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7 JIRA Integrations to Optimize Your Java Development Workflowhttp://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/02/7-jira-integrations-to-optimize-your-java-development-workflow.html http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2015/02/7-jira-integrations-to-optimize-your-java-development-workflow.html#comments Mon, 02 Feb 2015 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.javacodegeeks.com/?p=36435 What are some of the best integrations available to optimize your JIRA workflow? I love finding ways to wring out some extra efficiency in my workflow. Watching those little automations and smooth processes brings a smile to my face. I know I’m not alone in occasionally having spent far more time getting that little boost ...

 

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