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Blog Archive for arungupta during May 2007

Follow up from here. It's a very long entry, so feel free to skip around, look at the pictures or read notes from sections of your choice. I reached San Jose McEnery Convention Center around 9:15am and the crowd started building closer to 9:30am. The keynote hall opened at 9:30am. A video with different mahsups (primarily using Google Maps) was shown until...
Google is hosting Google Developer Day on May 31st in 10 countries (US, Brazil, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Germany, Russia, Japan, Australia, and China) simultaneously. The distribution all over the globe ensures that major time zones in the world has an opportunity to attend the event in person or virtually from US and United Kingdom. The registration is now closed for sometime but I...
Web Services Interoperability Technology (WSIT, aka Project Tango), integrated in GlassFish V2 builds, provides a implementation of key enterprise Web services specifications and enables first-class interoperability with .NET 3.0 framework. However if you download stand-alone WSIT builds, then you can also install similar bits on Tomcat 5.5.17. In this entry, I provide a script...
JavaOne 2007 slides for Technical Sessions and Hands-on-Labs are available here. Technorati: javaone presos
This blog shows how Mephisto, a web publishing system based on Ruby on Rails, can be deployed on GlassFish V3 with minimal changes. These detailed steps are derived from the original instructions. Here are the exact steps that I followed: Download Install GlassFish V3 Technology Preview 1 (lets say GLASSFISH_HOME). Install and Configure JRuby Download and Install JRuby1.0 RC2 in '...
So far you've been playing with jMaki and created some Web and/or Rails applications. Let's say you've gone a step ahead and some widgets in your application use jMaki's publish/subscribe mechanism to talk with each other. Some jMaki widgets, such as Menu and Dynamic Container are pre-configured to publish and subscribe to the same topic. So if you develop a simple menu-based...
Tim Bray, Web Guy from Sun Microsystems gave the keynote session at Rails Conf 2007 yesterday (May 19). With 1600 attendees, it was quite a different experience from JavaOne last week which had approx 16,000 people. The session was to start @ 9am and we were made to wait until 8:55am outside the Ballroom. Anyway, once the session started it was packed! Tim...
Sun is a diamond sponsor of Rails Conference 2007. At the booth we are showing how jMaki provides a rich set of widgets for Rails application. Also talk to us about how GlassFish V2 can provide a deployment environment for WAR-ed up RoR apps and how GlassFish V3 provides deployment of original packaging of RoR apps. We are also showing the best platform for hosting Ruby on Rails...
If you could not attend JavaOne 2007 last week and would like to know how jMaki and Phobos are made-for-each-other, then watch this excerpt of the technical keynote (start @ 1:02 and finish @ 6:26). You'll hear me presenting :-) A complete detailed screen cast on how to build this demo is available here. I plan to post written instructions soon as well. Technorati: javaone jmaki phobos web2.0
Earlier today, I attended Charles Nutter and Thomas Enebo "Your First Day with JRuby on Rails" tutorial at Rails Conf 2007. The key message is Ruby as the programming language and Java for the platform and libraries provides the best of both worlds to developers.   JRuby is 100% pure-Java implementation of the Ruby programming language. The...