March 31, 2014
Explore the data movement through the MapReduce architecture and the API calls used to do the actual processing, along with customization techniques and function overriding for application specific needs.
March 27, 2014
Learn more about Java Caching System (JCS) framework with descriptions and working examples.
March 18, 2014
Learn more about writing MapReduce programs with the language of your choice with Hadoop Streaming.
February 14, 2014
Using ADF allows developers to minimize the coding effort to build an application's infrastructure and allows them to concentrate more on implementing the complex business logic of the application.
February 7, 2014
In modern application development, the framework plays an important role--without the support of a mature framework, rapid application development is quite impossible. Oracle has developed an innovative, mature and stable Java EE development framework called Oracle Application Development Framework. Learn more about it today.
January 29, 2014
Apache HBase is a distributed, non-relational and open source database written in Java that runs on top of HDFS. HBase is a suitable candidate when you have hundreds of millions or billions of rows and enough hardware to support it. Learn more about it's practical use and architectural concepts.
December 16, 2013
Kaushik Pal provides some samples and tips on how to use Apache Pig for efficient analysis of large data sets.
December 6, 2013
Integrate the JVM into the OS kernel. Strip out everything in the OS that the hypervisor is taking care of (like network access) or that the JVM doesn’t need. What you end up with is an lean mean runtime-specific machine that runs much faster than a normal VM, and is more secure as well, simply because there is much less of it to hack.
November 27, 2013
Kaushik Pal explores the basics of the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), the underlying file system of the Apache Hadoop framework.
November 22, 2013
Kaushik Pal explores the processing of Big Data using the Apache Hadoop framework and Map-Reduce programming.
November 11, 2013
Learn more about how Ant, in collaboration with JUnit, helps developers to follow the test-driven development approach.
November 4, 2013
If you are a developer or a designer, it is very likely that you will work in a team comprised of different people with different habits, motivation, work and coding styles. This article will provide a few simple tips that will make working in teams more efficient and productive.
October 28, 2013
Exposure on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn has a tremendous impact on business, effecting marketing, networking, analytics and more. Social media is a natural resource for collecting user feedback, comments, suggestions, etc., making the integration of social media with applications increasingly important. This article will discuss the integration of Facebook and Twitter with a Java application.
September 4, 2013
U.K.-based Contemplate announced the public availability of ThreadSafe, its static analysis tool for Java concurrency.
September 3, 2013
Learn all about OpenTSDB package installation and building client programs using HTTP APIs for loading and extracting time series data.
August 26, 2013
Jelastic launches a new version of its Java and PHP platform-as-a-service (PaaS) with a host of new features including Git and Subversion auto-deploy.
July 9, 2013
Learn the big data configuration and implementation details of various enterprise content repository components.