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Robert Diana09/12/14
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Geek Reading September 8, 2014

I have talked about human filters and my plan for digital curation. These items are the fruits of those ideas, the items I deemed worthy from my daily reading. These items are a combination of tech business news, development news and programming tools and techniques.

Mike Bushong09/12/14
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Back on the SDN Grind

We’re back into the swing of things here at Plexxi after an exciting week at VMworld and a long holiday weekend. As the summer comes to a close, we are looking forward to a busy autumn and hopefully some cooler weather (it’s the ideal season for #SocksofPlexxi).

Ajitesh Kumar09/11/14
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How to Start a Big Data Practice

This article represents key aspects of starting up a Big Data practice in your organization. Currently, I have started working in the same area and this blog is the result of my research. Hope you find it useful.

Chen Harel09/11/14
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Java 9: The Ultimate Feature List

All new features, expected features and speculations regarding the upcoming Java 9 release: the Jigsaw project, performance improvements and long awaited APIs

German Viscuso09/11/14
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Get Smart Things Talking with AllJoyn and Kii

Here's a guide to get started with AllJoyn using JavaScript binding (in Node.js) to allow peers to exchange messages. You’ll also learn how to cloud-enable the project by logging received messages on Kii for later processing. In this tutorial we’ll send text, but Kii can also send richer data such as music, photo, and video.

Lukas Eder09/11/14
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When the Java 8 Streams API is not Enough

Java 8 was – as always – a release of compromises and backwards-compatibility. A release where the JSR-335 expert group might not have agreed upon scope or feasibility of certain features with much of the audience. See some concrete explanations by Brian Goetz about why.

Chris Odell09/11/14
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The Codesmith

We are at a point in time where people who write software are much like the craftspeople and artisans in times past. Software is not yet something that can be easily manufactured on an assembly line. So are you a codesmith?

Kai Wähner09/11/14
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Comparison of Alternatives for Stream Processing and Streaming Analytics

The article discusses what stream processing is, how it fits into a big data architecture with Hadoop and a data warehouse (DWH), when stream processing makes sense, and what technologies and products you can choose from. Comparison of open source and proprietary stream processing / streaming analytics alternatives: Apache Storm, Spark, IBM InfoSphere Streams, TIBCO StreamBase, Software AG's Apama, etc.

Francesca Krihely09/11/14
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Efficient Indexing in MongoDB 2.6

One of the most powerful features of MongoDB is its rich indexing functionality. Users can specify secondary indexes on any field, compound indexes, geospatial, text, sparse, TTL, and others. In the following sections we will take a deep dive into index intersection and how it can be applied to applications.

Trevor Parsons09/11/14
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How Log Data Could Help Win Your Fantasy Football League

Log data is a powerful resource being overlooked by businesses. The value that may be hidden in the data is so large, it is borderline reckless not to manage your log data. This is occurring because the beneficiaries of this information are often the end users, who couldn’t tell you the difference between a log and a blog.

Alec Noller09/11/14
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Developing with a Sense of Direction: Hackstock for #LocalGov

It's a familiar trend when it comes to hackathons - to startup-centric software development in general, maybe - that the app comes first, and the reason comes second. Hackstock for #LocalGov, on the other hand, is an interesting twist on this tradition.

Aruna Karunarathna09/11/14
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Using WSO2 admin services to upload Carbon Applications - With Sample

Hi all, in this post we are going to explore how to use carbon admin services and how to consume them properly. There are lot of carbon admin services available for WSO2 Carbon based product. To list out all the admin services follow the below steps. Start a WSO2 product using the following command. In this particular example I am using WSO2 ESB 4.8.0

Dmitriy Setrakyan09/11/14
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Two-Phase-Commit for In-Memory Caches - Part II

When working with in-memory caches, we can always manage to keep the data within transactions consistent by slightly enhancing the standard 2-Phase-Commit protocol. The main advantage of in-memory vs. disk is that failure handling does not introduce any additional overhead.

Romiko Derbynew09/11/14
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Install NServiceBus as a Service with Powershell

I have just completed a script that can be used to install a service bus host as a windows service. It is nice to use, when delegating the installs to the support team, this is always done via NServiceBus.Host.exe.

Omri Erel09/11/14
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3 Don’ts of Cloud CRM Migration From On-Premise

With CRM application moving from on-premise to the cloud, managers need to ensure that this change goes as smoothly as possible. While it may seem simple (and sometimes it can be), there are a variety of ways in which cloud migration can be poorly done.