So I wrote part 1 at lunchtime to vent my frustration and hoped it would be followed up with, "I've arrived"
After two hours in one lounge and another two in the BA lounge my 1325 flight was delayed
I am a global person, I travel a lot, I work in a global market and I believe in the EU. So the UK Brexit has hit me hard. Like Tim, I am going through grief, but I have the perfect distraction:
Today, I am meant to, fly to Chicago for Kscope16.
When I booked my flight, which is one of the events that is funded by my employer, I selected a route London (more...)
It's over, the milestone of Agenda planning Day has been reached, which for me means we have a conference for December.
I feel a bit guilty having said that, as the office have so much to do, check, checking, confirming speakers, reserves, letting people know if they were not selected, and chasing the volunteers for the sessions we still have to source.
But it really is a major achievement. Last Friday so many volunteers got (more...)
In a previous post I explained what Node.js is and how it works. Now, I’ll help you install it and create your first Node.js powered webpage.
MCS, or Mobile Cloud Services, is Oracle’s relatively new PaaS tool for provisioning your data to mobile devices or IoT devices. And actually, it’s a pretty simple tool. MCS aims at simplifying the creation of mobile API’s (especially REST API’s) on existing or newly build web services. It delivers an enterprise Mobile Backend-as a-Service (MBaaS).
On top of that, mobile applications can be created. MCS supports natively build apps, hybrid apps or one of the no-code app development (more...)
The WLSDM tool is a Console extension with which you can monitor your Oracle WebLogic Server environment. But its not only a pure monitoring tool, its more than this, it provides on top even Notifications and Alarms for metrics.
Current release for WLSDM is 2.3.1 which also comes with Oracle SOA Support :-)
The installation is (more...)
Under the "What's New in Oracle WebLogic Server 184.108.40.206.0" document you can find all new features for the latest release of Oracle WebLogic Server 220.127.116.11.0.
In general the Release 18.104.22.168.0 is the first patch set for Oracle (more...)
At this year Berlin Buzzwords our colleague Niels Basjes presented out next generation webanalytics solution. Internally this solution is called measuring 2.0.
To help the customers find what they want in our web shop we want to serve personalized content. To do this we need to understand what products/promotions we showed them and which of those made them happy. However in the fine grained personalization that has been (more...)
This is the 19th installment of my blog series around Stream Processing and Analytics.
Last week all the presentation from the Spark Summit have been made available on YouTube. I have included the Stream Processing related talk in the links section below.
As usual, find below the new blog articles, presentations, videos and software releases from last week:
News and Blog Posts
This is the 18th installment of my blog series around Stream Processing and Analytics.
There were two conferences last week with quite a lot of talks around stream processing: the Spark Summit in San Francisco and the Berlin Buzzwords.
Berlin Buzzwords did a good job in recording the sessions and all of them are already available and the ones talking about Stream Processing listed below.
Last week I have done some work on Oracle Stream (more...)
I guess Docker I don’t have to present anymore, it’s so common today!
You can find the corresponding docker project on my GitHub: https://github.com/gschmutz/dockerfiles
Due to the Oracle licensing agreement, the Oracle software itself can not be provided in (more...)
De ranglijst die FD publiceerde is een ranglijst van ranglijsten. Hij is gebasserd op:
- World Competitiveness Scoreboard (IMD)
- Global Competitiveness Index (WEF)
- Global Innovation Index (Insead)
- Human Development Index (UNDP)
- Happiness Ranking (Layard & Sachs)
De ranglijst is opgesteld door de posities op de verschillende ranglijsten op te tellen per land en vervolgens oplopend te sorteren.
This is the 17th installment of my blog series around Stream Processing and Analytics.
I really liked Darryl Taft’s article on 10 Best Practices for Managing Modern Data in Motion, where she lists 10 tips for managing data in motion. I think all of them are important, here are my 5 favorite ones:
- Replace Specifying schema with capturing intent: An intent-driven focus on big data helps decrease the effort and time needed to develop (more...)
This is the 16th installment of my blog series around Stream Processing and Analytics.
Last week saw the open sourcing of Twitter Heron, yet another stream processing system created by Twitter. Heron has been powering all of Twitter’s real-time analytics for over two years. Heron is backward compatible with the Storm ecosystem, the stream processing solution previously used by Twitter. Joe Stein already created an article showing how to get started with Heron on (more...)
The river floes break in spring,
And for the dead I feel no sorrow -
Toward new summits I am rising,
Forgetting crevasses of past striving,
I see the blue horizon of tomorrow.
What regret, in fire and smoke,
What agony of Aaron’s rod,
With each hour, with each stroke -
Or instead - the heavens’ gift stoked,
From the (more...)