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A new way of extracting values in AssertJ collections assertions

We've been using AssertJ  in Young Digital Planet in several Java projects already and we love it. It makes our tests much easier to...

0 replies - 4489 views - 09/16/14 by Mateusz Haligowski in Articles

Oracle’s Latest Java 8 Update Broke Your Tools — How Did it Happen?

If you’ve been keeping up with the news in the Java world lately, you’ve probably heard that the latest Java 8 build released by Oracle, Java 8u11 (and...

0 replies - 6362 views - 08/11/14 by Chen Harel in Articles

5 Quick Points about Threads for Java EE

The idea of running code in parallel and getting work done fast is always tempting. And, its obviously cool to write multi-threaded code!! Still, very few...

2 replies - 7099 views - 07/11/14 by Theodore Ravind... in Articles

Spring Security Run-As example using annotations and namespace configuration

Spring Security offers an authentication replacement feature, often referred to as Run-As, that can replace the current user's authentication (and thus...

0 replies - 5033 views - 07/07/14 by Bojan Tomic in Articles

Java Code Review Checklist

Clean Code Checklist Item Category Use Intention-Revealing Names Meaningful Names ...

0 replies - 15095 views - 06/20/14 by Mahesh Chopker in Articles

The Best of the Week (May 9): Cloud Zone

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (May 9 to May 15). Here they are, in order of popularity:1....

0 replies - 2865 views - 05/20/14 by Benjamin Ball in Articles

The Best of the Week (May 2): Enterprise Integration

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Enterprise Integration  (Apr. 18 to Apr. 24). Here they are, in order...

0 replies - 4124 views - 05/13/14 by Benjamin Ball in Articles

Java 8 Optional: How to Use it

Java 8 comes with a new Optional type, similar to what is available in other languages. This post will go over how this new type is meant to be used, namely...

0 replies - 8745 views - 05/12/14 by Aleksey Novik in Articles

Java 8 Optional: What's the Point?

 There's a new feature in Java 8 called the Optional class which is supposed to cure NullPointerExceptions. Apparently these annoy developers more than I...

29 replies - 14816 views - 05/08/14 by Hugues Johnson in Articles

Hibernate Debugging - Finding the origin of a Query

It's not always immediate why and in which part of the program is Hibernate generating a given SQL query, especially if we are dealing with code that we did...

0 replies - 7948 views - 05/08/14 by Aleksey Novik in Articles

What's Wrong in Java 8, Part II: Functions & Primitives

Tony Hoare called the invention of the null reference the “billion dollars mistake”. May be the use of primitives in Java could be called the million...

0 replies - 16864 views - 05/05/14 by Pierre-yves Saumont in Articles

An intro so Groovy/Spock testing, why you should consider it

As a developer, testing is very important. Some developers have the mindset of “Meh, I write code, testing is a QAs job”, which is pretty poor. It’s much...

0 replies - 6015 views - 04/25/14 by James Elsey in Articles

The Dark Side Of Lambda Expressions in Java 8

This post may not make me any new friends. Oh well, I was never really popular at school anyway. But let’s get to the point. Java 8’s biggest feature...

3 replies - 9635 views - 03/26/14 by Chen Harel in Articles

Brief comparison of BDD frameworks

Introduction Some time ago my team was asked to create up to date documentation of our projects. First we thought about Wiki page, it's far batter...

5 replies - 12315 views - 02/24/14 by Sebastian Laskawiec in Articles

Listing schema,table,column names in java using mysql db

0 replies - 3898 views - 01/17/14 by Benoy Prakash in Uncategorized

Spring @Async and transaction management

Introduction There are cases in which it is necessary to execute pieces of code asynchronous. An example is the sending of a (JMS) message from your system to...

2 replies - 16874 views - 01/16/14 by Jethro Borsje in Articles

get current web application path in java

This is a code snippet to retrieve the path of the current running web application project in java

0 replies - 6723 views - 12/04/13 by Partheeban Thirumal in Uncategorized

Handling Keyboard Sortcuts in JavaFx

A lot of times you need to to assign some functionality to some keyboard shortcut like F5 or Ctrl+R  in your application. JavaFx also provides...

0 replies - 9763 views - 06/27/13 by Neil Ghosh in Uncategorized

The Truth About PaaS Vertical Scaling and Why You are Being "Oversold"

As you know, Jelastic PaaS has automatic vertical scaling, which allows you to pay less -- to pay for your actual resource...

1 replies - 9195 views - 01/24/13 by Ruslan Synytsky in Articles

How to call a rest webservice with an untrusted SSL certificate

In our development environments we have configured self signed SSL certificates for our applications. Obviously we won't spend money for internal dev servers....

0 replies - 8789 views - 11/16/12 by Rodrigo Asensio in Uncategorized