Do you want to know how to develop your skillset to become a Java Rockstar?

Subscribe to our newsletter to start Rocking right now!

To get you started we give you our best selling eBooks for FREE!

1. JPA Mini Book

2. JVM Troubleshooting Guide

3. JUnit Tutorial for Unit Testing

4. Java Annotations Tutorial

5. Java Interview Questions

and many more ....

 

The Microservice Architecture Sounds Like Service-Oriented Architecture

software-development-2-logo

I didn’t understand the service-oriented architecture. I thought that it was just one of those highly theoretical and very impractical software architecture patterns. In other words, I considered it to be an architecture fanatics’ wet dream. Then I read an article titled Microservices by Martin Fowler, and the service-oriented architecture started suddenly make sense to me. What Changed My Mind? ...

Read More »

Android Wear SDK: Set up “Hello world”

android-logo

In this post I want to describe my first experience with Android Wear SDK.  This is a very simple project just to test how it works and how we can set up the environment. You can refer to this link if you want to have more detailed information. The first thing you have to do is open Android SDK Manager ...

Read More »

Cloud Buzz: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS

software-development-2-logo

Enough hype! Lets clear the air. I am going to try and provide simple analogies that will hopefully help you make sense of the terminologies associated with Cloud technologies and make them ‘stick’. The Cloud my friends, is nothing but the Internet. Different vendors  set up the Infrastructure, Platform and Software and make them available to us from remote locations over ...

Read More »

Empathy in OSS – It’s Important

software-development-2-logo

Spending nearly my entire working day (and many evenings) with Open Source projects I don’t maintain I have come to form an opinion or two on the use of OSS – specifically when it comes to contributing to projects. We’ve come a long way as a community with tools like Github, making it easier and easier to get an OSS ...

Read More »

A SQL query DSL for Scala by ScalikeJDBC

scala-logo

There are a tremendous amount of SQL APIs natively written in Scala. Manuel Bernhardt has summarised a nice collection in his a post. Another collection of Scala SQL APIs can be seen in this Stack Overflow question. One API that we want to focus on in particular is ScalikeJDBC (licensed ASL 2.0), which has recently published a SQL query DSL ...

Read More »

Java EE 7: What’s new???

java-interview-questions-answers

I am a little ‘late to the party’ so to say… as far as ‘blogging’ about Java EE 7 is concerned. It has almost been 10 odd months since it was released back in June 2013, but it is still relatively new. Personally speaking, I am thrilled about it, simply because of the ease-of-use and the gamut of features it has bought ...

Read More »

Afraid of reopened issues?

software-development-2-logo

Introduction Reopened issues and developer feelings don’t mix well, a recurrent phenomenon I’ve seen on all projects I’ve worked on. Some might feel they’ve worked “in vain”, being reluctant to restart it all over again. Reopened issues are bound to happen There is a thin line between taking ownership of your current project and remaining professionally detached at all times. ...

Read More »

Tower Defense in JavaFX (6)

javafx-logo

So we’re at part 6 of this tutorial already, and the game has come a long way in the meantime. In this part we’ll finally add a Layer that shows the score, the number of Enemies that have reached their target, a button to start the next Wave, and the money left to buy new turrets. Speaking of money, we ...

Read More »

Off Heap concurrent counter

software-development-2-logo

Concurrent counter are part of almost every system, it is used to collect data, thread synchronization etc. Java has good support of heap based counter. There could be use case when you need counter that can be shared between processor.           How to build inter process counters Database This is first option that comes to mind, ...

Read More »
Want to take your Java Skills to the next level?
Grab our programming books for FREE!
  • Save time by leveraging our field-tested solutions to common problems.
  • The books cover a wide range of topics, from JPA and JUnit, to JMeter and Android.
  • Each book comes as a standalone guide (with source code provided), so that you use it as reference.
Last Step ...

Where should we send the free eBooks?

Good Work!
To download the books, please verify your email address by following the instructions found on the email we just sent you.