Home » Tag Archives: Cloud

Tag Archives: Cloud

Amazon S3 Tutorial – The ULTIMATE Guide (PDF Download)

EDITORIAL NOTE: Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service) is a web service offered by Amazon Web Services. Amazon S3 provides storage through web services interfaces (REST, SOAP, and BitTorrent). Amazon does not make details of S3’s design public, though it clearly manages data with an object storage architecture. According to Amazon, S3’s design aims to provide scalability, high availability, and low ...

Read More »

Deploying Drill on MapR in the Azure Cloud

Earlier this year, I published a series of posts on the deployment of Apache Drill to Azure. While the steps covered in those posts work, I’d like to speed up the process significantly.  With the MapR Converged Data Platform available in the Azure Marketplace, I can have a Drill-enabled MapR cluster up and running much faster and with much less ...

Read More »

An Introduction to the Personal Cloud

Want to learn about the best practices in implementing DevOps toward your digital transformation? Download the free eBook Why DevOps is an Essential Part of Digital Transformation! Think of an austere, windowless room filled with massive metallic machines. All are hooked together with multi-colored wires and covered in lights that blink at random. What metaphor would you use to describe ...

Read More »

How to put the JBoss HR Employee Rewards project into the Cloud

java-interview-questions-answers

We have been discussing why application developers can’t ignore their stack anymore in the  App Dev Cloud Stack series. We talked about the various layers from the bottom up, but have yet to provide you with any application development tooling beyond the Red Hat  Container Development Kit (CDK). All you have so far is an easy to install project called the ...

Read More »

How To Add Cloud Persistent Storage to JBoss Cool Store

We have been discussing why application developers can’t ignore their stack anymore in the  App Dev Cloud Stack series. Last month we brought a full retail example with the JBoss Cool Store running on the OpenShift Enterprise layer of your stack, provided by our Red Hat CDK installation. You can  leverage a retail example based on JBoss BRMS through the business central ...

Read More »

Ultimate Cloud Guide to Retail in the Cloud with JBoss Cool Store

We have been discussing why application developers can’t ignore their stack anymore in the App Dev Cloud Stack series. We talked about the various layers from the bottom up, but have yet to provide you with any application development tooling beyond the Red Hat Container Development Kit (CDK). All you have so far is an easy to install project called the Container Development Kit ...

Read More »

Cloud Application Design Considerations

When designing applications for the cloud, irrespective of the chosen platform, I have often found it useful to consider four specific topics during my initial discussions; scalability, availability, manageability and feasibility. It is important to remember that the items presented under each topic within this article are not an exhaustive list and are aimed only at presenting a starting point ...

Read More »

Heroku PostgreSQL vs. Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL is becoming the relational database of choice for web development for a whole host of good reasons. That means that development teams have to make a decision on whether to host their own or use a database as a service provider. The two biggest players in the world of PostgreSQL are Heroku PostgreSQL and Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL. Today ...

Read More »

Want to take your Java skills to the next level?

Grab our programming books for FREE!

Here are some of the eBooks you will get:

  • Spring Interview QnA
  • Multithreading & Concurrency QnA
  • JPA Minibook
  • JVM Troubleshooting Guide
  • Advanced Java
  • Java Interview QnA
  • Java Design Patterns