J-Spring 201818 Videos

J-Spring 2018: Bert Jan Schrijver – Angular for Java developers

Front-end development has evolved massively. New tools, libraries and frameworks are released every day. But how do you keep up with this as a Java developer? Which frameworks should you learn, and where do you get started? Angular is without doubt one of the most popular frameworks for building modern web front-ends. And one of […]

J-Spring 2018: Daniel Bryant – Continuous Delivery Patterns for Modern Architecture and Java

Modern Java applications are moving towards component-based architectures, as seen in the mainstream embrace of self-contained systems (SCS), microservices, and serverless architecture. We all know the benefits of component-based architectures, but there are also many challenges to delivering such applications in a continuous, safe, and rapid fashion. Daniel Bryant shares a series of patterns to […]

J-Spring 2018: Peter Hilton – Beautiful code: typography and visual programming

The way we visually present code today would do little to surprise the first owner of the 1955 IBM typewriter that introduced the Courier typeface. Since then, we’ve gained little more than bigger monitors, syntax colouring and better monospace typefaces. Meanwhile, layout and typography, already centuries old during the desktop publishing revolution thirty years ago, […]

J-Spring 2018: Vincent Oostindië – A Journey from Java EE to Cloud-Native Microservices

About a decade ago, when the world was still all about J2EE and WebSphere application servers, Rabobank introduced a new Online platform with a custom, intentionally self-built, portal framework. Since then our world has changed in many ways. Nobody does portlets anymore; instead we build rich front-end applications backed by services spitting out JSON. Like […]

J-spring 2018: Ray Tsang – Making Microservices Micro with Istio and Kubernetes

Microservices are here to stay. When applied properly, microservices techniques and culture ultimately help us continuously improve business at a faster pace than traditional architecture. However, microservices architecture itself can be complex to configure. All of a sudden, we are faced with the need for a service discovery server, how do we store service metadata, […]

J-Spring 2018: Siren Hofvander – Making cookies healthy. Security in a web based world

Our world has grown more complicated since cookies were first baked into web browsers as a way around state-based obstacles and sessions. In the intervening years they have held everything from unsecured administrative credentials to language preferences and even our window scroll location. But while the wild-west years of plaintext credential storage are hopefully over, […]

J-Spring 2018: Bert Ertman – Thinking about my doorbell

When the White Stripes wrote their song ‘My Doorbell’ back in 2005, they had no idea it was actually about this very presentation and MY doorbell. “Yeah, I’m thinking about my doorbell, when ya gonna ring it, when ya gonna ring it” And then what?! Well…then I want to ask it who is in front […]

J-Spring 2018: Emond Papegaaij – Hyperledger Fabric and Java

Blockchain is the hype of the moment. Seemingly everything gets better with blockchain and company values skyrocket when including blockchain in their name. Although many of these stories may have to be taken with a grain of salt, blockchain technology itself is a very interesting development. To find out more about the possibilities, we decided […]

J-Spring 2018: NLJUG Update by Bert Jan Schrijver

An update for the NLJUG community. Bio Bert Jan: Bert Jan is a software craftsman at JPoint and CTO at OpenValue. He focuses on Java, Continuous Delivery and DevOps. Bert Jan is a Java Champion, Developer Champion, JavaOne Rock Star speaker and leads NLJUG, the Dutch Java User Group. He loves to share his experience […]

J-Spring 2018: Monica Beckwith – Arm Based Servers and Java: Synergizing Performance

Arm’s Infrastructure LOB (line of business) is one of the support structures for its rich Enterprise ecosystem. In this presentation, JVM architect, Monica Beckwith provides an insight into the synergy between the various stakeholders for OpenJDK aarch64. Monica will also cover LTS (and non) release cadence for OpenJDK, a few Java 9+ features, that are […]