Thomas Qvarnström

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New Release of Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization.

Thomas Qvarnström

Red Hat is proud to announce the release of JBoss Data Virtualization (JDV) 6.4 Overview JBoss Data Virtualization is a data integration solution that sits in front of multiple data sources and allows them to be treated as a single source, delivering the right data, in the required form, at the right time to any application and/or user. JDV 6.4 Features The JBoss Data Virtualization 6.4 release focuses on supporting new and updating existing cloud, big data, and in-memory data...

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Getting started with OpenShift Java S2I

Thomas Qvarnström

Introduction The OpenShift Java S2I image, which allows you to automatically build and deploy your Java microservices, has just been released and is now publicly available. This article describes how to get started with the Java S2I container image, but first, let’s discuss why having a Java S2I image is so important. Why Java S2I? The Java S2I image enables developers to automatically build, deploy and run java applications on demand, in OpenShift Container Platform, by simply specifying the location...

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Continuous Development with Automated Testing

Thomas Qvarnström

Automated testing is one of the hardest, but also the most important thing to get right when doing Continuous Delivery or DevOps. Recently Aslak Knutsen and I hosted a webinar with the title "Continuous Development with Automated Testing". The webinar had quite a few viewers (and maybe that was one of the reasons that the demo in the webinar didn't exactly go as planned.) Aslak did a great job trying to talk through a demo that played at 1/3 of...

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What’s new with JPA 2.1 and Hibernate 5 in JBoss EAP 7

Thomas Qvarnström

Background The Java Persistence API (JPA) provides Java developers with an object/relational mapping facility for managing relational data in Java applications. The latest version of the JPA standard is 2.1 and is part of Java EE 7. JBoss Enterprise Application Platform is a fully certified Java EE application server and JBoss EAP 7 which is currently in Beta is certified according to the most recent Java EE 7 specification. Hibernate is one of the most popular JPA implementations and is...

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Run your first Java EE application with JBoss EAP 7 Beta

Thomas Qvarnström

This article describes how efficient development is on JBoss EAP 7. It will also give example of different build tools and Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) to use for application development on JBoss EAP 7. Additionally it will briefly explain how dependency management[1] works for Java EE 7 and JBoss EAP specific artifacts. Finally there is a step-by-step guide that demonstrates how fast and efficient it is to develop on JBoss EAP 7. If you don't like to read such a...

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Screen cast - Getting started with JBoss EAP 7 Beta

Thomas Qvarnström

This screen cast shows in details how to download and install JBoss EAP 7 Beta. The commands that are run in the video are as follows: java -version $JBOSS_HOME/bin/add-user.sh $JBOSS_HOME/bin/standalone.sh mvn clean install mvn wildfly:deploy