Last week was WWDC 2015 and one session got my attention: What’s New in Notifications!
The session is a two part session, focusing on iOS notifications (local/remote) and new features, like text-apply, but the most interesting part for me was the second half, which announced some coming APNs changes!
The big news is, Apple will have HTTP/2 API to send notification requests to APNs.
Here is a little summary of more details:
Over the last three days Sébastien Blanc and I have been touring through Germany to visit a few JUGs.
We had the same setup for every evening: First, Sebi was talking about JBoss Tools and Forge and showed how to quickly create a Java EE based backend. Afterwards the audience saw the how to create a good looking Apache Cordova mobile app, that he also generated using Forge! At the end the solution (more...)
Today on Facebook’s F8 conference they announced Parse for IoT. This a cool, but not unexpected move, especially since there is demand to have connected objects being part of an (enterprise) cloud systems. We will see more of that happening soon, and our lesson learned on traditional mobile, will be applied to IoT devices or “connected objects” in general.
AeroGear and IoT
In the AeroGear project we have done similar experiments, bringing functionality of our (more...)
If you want to run the Unified Push Server behind a firewall, you still need to expose those RESTful endpoints that are accessed from the mobile apps running on the different devices:
With the help of the Fabric8 Gateway Servlet this is a fairly simple task!
I have created such a gateway that only exposes the above URLs, nothing else. Checkout therepository on github!
After reading a bit about Apache Mesos I wanted to play a bit with it. If you don’t know what Mesos is, it’s a cluster manager that provides efficient resource isolation and sharing across distributed applications, or frameworks.
During reading up on Apache Mesos I ran into the Marathon framework, developed by the folks atMesosphere. Marathon is a nice tool to manage tasks on Apache Mesos. The Github repo says:
Marathon is an Apache (more...)
Today we are announcing the second beta release of our 1.0.0 version. This release contains several improvements
- WildFly 8.x support
- PostgreSQL fix
- Scheduler component for deleting analytics older than 30 days
- Improvements on the AdminUI
The complete list of included items are avialble on our JIRA instance
With the release of the server we also released new versions of the senders for Java and Node.js!
The team is extremely (more...)
Today we are announcing the first beta release of our 1.0.0 version. After the big overhaul, including a brand new AdminUI with the last release this release contains several enhancements:
- iOS8 interactive notification support
- increased APNs payload (2k)
- Pagination for analytics
- improved callback for details on actual push delivery
- optimisations and improvements
The complete list of included items are avialble on our JIRA instance.
iOS8 interactive notifications
Besides the work on the server, (more...)
Today we are extremely happy to announce an all new AeroGear UnifiedPush Server!
The UnifiedPush Server comes with a completely rewritten Angular.js based UI and is now powered by Keycloak! Thanks to the Keycloak team for the great work they delivered helping the AeroGear team to make the Keycloak integration happen.
Getting started w/ the new server is still very simple:
Today we are releasing two libraries around our Push offerings!
- UnifiedPush Server 0.10.4
- Java Sender client 0.7.0
Both releases are containing bug fixes and small improvements. This will be the last release of the 0.10.4 series, the next release (0.11) will contain an all new UI (powered by Angular.js), an integration with Keycloak and other new features such as analytics around push messages.
Both releases are available (more...)
The AeroGear UnifiedPush Server 0.10.3 was released to bintray and OpenShift online!
The release contains a few improvements:
- Improved exception handling for Google Cloud Messaging
- Generated Code Snippets match the simplified API of our Apache Cordova Push Plugin (0.5.0)
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