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Systems that Run Forever Self-heal and Scale

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I recently saw a great presentation by Joe Armstrong called “Systems that run forever self-heal and scale” . Joe Armstrong is the inventor of Erlang and he does mention Erlang quite a lot, but the principles are very much universal and applicable with other languages and tools. The talk is well worth watching, but here’s a few quick notes for ...

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Core Java Interview Questions

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Speed Up with Fast Java and File Serialization

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Since the first version of Java, day-by-day many developers have been trying to achieve at least as good of performance as in C/C++. JVM vendors are doing their best by implementing some new JIT algorithms, but there is still a lot to do, especially in how we use Java. For example, there is a lot to win in objects<->file serialization ...

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Google Cloud Messaging: Collapsible Messages

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In a previous article, we looked at how to set up Google Cloud Messaging (GCM) in Android applications. We learned that GCM is a free service that allows us to push messages from the cloud to a number of mobile recipients running our Android application and registered with our service. The push messages can be either collapsible or non-collapsible. “Collapsible” ...

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Backreferences in Java Regular Expressions

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Backreferences in Java Regular Expressions is another important feature provided by Java. To understand backreferences, we need to understand group first. Group in regular expression means treating multiple characters as a single unit. They are created by placing the characters to be grouped inside a set of parentheses – ”()”. Each set of parentheses corresponds to a group. Backreferences are ...

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A clean approach to Wicket models

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One of the core concepts of Apache Wicket web framework is the model and IModel as its programming interface. Wicket components rely heavily on models, which makes them important pieces of the architecture. Apache Wicket is stateful framework that stores the pages and their components to a page store that usually resides in the HTTP session. Components create the public facing view from the ...

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Reasons to consider spring-boot for your next Spring based application!

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Spring-boot  provides a quick way to create a Spring based application. There are some very compelling reasons to consider spring-boot for your next project: Reason 1 : Simpler Dependency management using spring-boot starter projects. Consider the effort required to start up a CRUD web application using Spring-boot, assuming that the CRUD is implemented using a h2 database with Spring-Data providing ...

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Batch Writing, and Dynamic vs Parametrized SQL, how well does your database perform?

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One of the most effective database optimizations is batch writing. Batch writing is supported by most modern databases and part of the JDBC standard and is supported by most JPA providers. Normal database access consists of sending each DML (insert, update, delete) statement to the database in a separate database/network access. Each database access has a certain amount of overhead ...

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Java 7 vs Groovy 2.1 Performance Comparison

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I haven’t used Groovy for 2 years, since my last touch with Grails. I get stuck in (hard)core Enterprise Java, with some performance aspects in background. I’ve almost missed a chance to learn Spock, but fortunately Warsaw Java User Group helped me to snap out of some legacy systems and back to normal self-development. In fact I hope that frameworks ...

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