Java Code Geeks (JCGs) is an independent online community focused on creating the ultimate Java-to-Java developers resource center; targeted at the technical architect, technical team lead (senior developer), project manager and junior developers alike. JCGs serve the Java, Scala, Android, SOA, Agile and Telecom communities with daily news written by domain experts, articles, tutorials, reviews, announcements, code snippets and open source projects.
Editorial TeamJava Code Geeks most important team members are their partners. Furthermore we welcome our readers to contribute news, articles, get involved in the discussion threads, and more. We are always on the lookout for partnering with community members that are interested in contributing towards the creation of the best online developers community. If you are one of them you will be welcome to join our team of community editors and news committers. Java Code Geeks editorial team currently consists of the following domain experts.
Eleftheria DrosopoulouEleftheria has graduated from the Department of Geology and Geo-environment of the Kapodistrian University of Athens. She holds a post graduation degree in geophysics and has attended numerous research programs where she has gained noteworthy experience in Java based programs especially Java based GIS solutions. She has also showed great interest in computer programming and web design.
Eleftheria KiourtzoglouEleftheria has graduated from the Department of Social Policy and Anthropology of the Panteion University of Athens. From an early age she showed great interest in computer programming and web design. Expert in web technologies using Joomla and WordPress platforms. She has designed several individual and corporate sites. She is also a junior JavaEE and .NET developer.
Alexandru JecanAlexandru Jecan is an entrepreneur and independent Java EE consultant from Munich, Germany. He has extensive experience on developing Java EE applications for corporate organizations and founded his own IT consulting company specialized on offering professional Java consulting services for the German market. In his free time Alexandru likes to read and to spend his time with his family.
Andrey RedkoAndriy is a well-grounded software developer with more then 12 years of practical experience using Java/EE, C#/.NET, C++, Groovy, Ruby, functional programming (Scala), databases (MySQL, PostreSQL, Oracle) and NoSQL solutions (MongoDB, Redis).
Angelika LangerAngelika Langer works as a trainer and consultant with a course curriculum of Java and C++ seminars. She enjoys speaking at conferences, among them JavaOne, JAX, JFokus, JavaZone and many more. She is author of the online “Java Generics FAQs” and a “Lambda Tutorial & Reference” at AngelikaLanger.com.
AppdynamicsAppDynamics delivers real-time access to every aspect of your business and operational performance, so you can anticipate problems, resolve them automatically, and make smarter, more certain business decisions. Application Intelligence provides the business and operational insights into application performance, user experience and business impact of your software applications.
CUBA PlatformCUBA Platform is a full stack Java framework for enterprise applications development. Compared to popular frameworks like Grails it offers a higher level of abstraction, still allowing direct access to the low level API. CUBA Studio takes care of project and build files, database scripts, screens scaffolding, visual design and other routine tasks, enabling developer to focus on the application logic. With a wide range of out of the box components this provides massive development time savings, proven by hundreds of delivered projects. CUBA Platform is developed by Haulmont.
Dani BuizaDaniel Gutierrez Diez holds a Master in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Oviedo (Spain) and a Post Grade as Specialist in Foreign Trade from the UNED (Spain). Daniel has been working for different clients and companies in several Java projects as programmer, designer, trainer, consultant and technical lead.
Hessam MoqaddamHessam is a former .NET developer who moved to the world of Java 6 years ago. Now a Java EE developer and programming instructor he works as Java Card programmer for a company that provides banking solutions. He is also interested in performance tuning and “enjoys” reading other people’s codes.
Hugh HamillHugh is a Senior Software Engineer and Certified Scrum Master based in Galway, Ireland. He achieved his B.Sc. in Applied Computing from Waterford Institute of Technology in 2002 and has been working in industry since then. He has worked for a several large blue chip software companies listed on both the NASDAQ and NYSE.
John KostarasIoannis (John) Kostaras has graduated from Informatics Department of University of Athens. He also holds a Master of Science in Telecommunications from the Electronics Systems Engineering department of Essex University and a Master of Arts in Management Studies from Essex University. Ioannis is a software architect and has been a Java developer since JDK 1.0 was released. He has worked in a number of companies and has developed a number of standalone and web applications focusing on flexible object-oriented design and security. One such application, written in NetBeans RCP, was awarded the 2012 Duke's Choice Community Choice Award. He is also co-organizing the hottest Java conference on earth, JCrete.
Julen PardoJulen holds his Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering from Mondragon Unibertsitatea, in Spain. He contributes to open source projects with plugins, and he also develops his own, open-source projects. Julen is continuously trying to learn and adopt Software Engineering principles and practices to build better, more secure, readable and maintainable software.
Kaushik PalKaushik has 16 years of experience as a technical architect and software consultant in enterprise application and product development. He has interest in new technology and innovation area along with technical writing. His main focus is on web architecture, web technologies, java/j2ee, Open source, big data and semantic technologies. He has demonstrated his expertise in requirement analysis, architecture design & implementation, technical use case preparation, and software development. His experience has spanned in different domains like Insurance, banking, airlines, shipping, document management etc. Kaushik worked with a wide variety of technologies starting from Mainframe (IBM S/390), midrange (AS/400), web technologies and open source area. He has worked with clients like IBM, Lexmark, United Airlines and many more.
Konstantina DimtsaKonstantina has graduated from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications in National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) and she is currently pursuing M.Sc studies in Advanced Information Systems at the same department. She is also working as a research associate for NKUA in the field of telecommunications. Her main interests lie in software engineering, web applications, databases and telecommunications.
Mansi AroraMansi has more than 2 years of experience in Grails and Groovy. She always looks for perfection in her work which is accompanied by her sharp, acute and intellectual knowledge. She is very benevolent person and can be characterized by quickness and ease in learning. You can check her more blogs here.
Martin MoisMartin is a Java EE enthusiast and works for an international operating company. He is interested in clean code and the software craftsmanship approach. He also strongly believes in automated testing and continuous integration.
Nikos MaravitsasNikos has graduated from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. During his studies he discovered his interests about software development and he has successfully completed numerous assignments in a variety of fields. Currently, his main interests are system’s security, parallel systems, artificial intelligence, operating systems, system programming, telecommunications, web applications, human – machine interaction and mobile development.
Panagiotis PaterakisPanagiotis is an open source enthusiast. In the morning he works as a freelancer implementing a wide variety of applications/services for the telecom industry (teleconference, NGIN, SOA). As a night job he craves to contribute to several open source projects. His latest activity is a forthcoming open source software that will bring the non trivial applications closer to the cloud
Prasad SayaPrasad Saya is a software engineer with over ten years’ experience in application development, maintenance, testing and consulting on various platforms. He is also a certified Java and Java EE developer. At present his interest is in developing Java applications.
Shivshankar ShetTechnology enthusiast currently working in position of a Principal Architect with 12+ years of IT experience in Java/J2EE related technologies. His main expertise includes building distributed systems, data analytics, cognitive computing.
Sotirios-Efstathios ManeasSotirios-Efstathios (Stathis) Maneas is a postgraduate student at the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His main interests include distributed systems, web crawling, model checking, operating systems, programming languages and web applications.
Theodora FragkouliTheodora has graduated from Computer Engineering and Informatics Department in the University of Patras. She also holds a Master degree in Economics from the National and Technical University of Athens. During her studies she has been involved with a large number of projects ranging from programming and software engineering to telecommunications, hardware design and analysis. She works as a junior Software Engineer in the telecommunications sector where she is mainly involved with projects based on Java and Big Data technologies.
Java Code Geeks Founders
Byron KiourtzoglouByron is a master software engineer working in the IT and Telecom domains. He is an applications developer in a wide variety of applications/services. He is currently acting as the team leader and technical architect for a proprietary service creation and integration platform for both the IT and Telecom industries in addition to a in-house big data real-time analytics solution. He is always fascinated by SOA, middleware services and mobile development. Byron is co-founder and Executive Editor at Java Code Geeks.
Ilias TsagklisIlias is a software developer turned online entrepreneur. He is co-founder and Executive Editor at Java Code Geeks.