and MySQL student contest winners are announced!
Kolli Bharath from Dhirubhai
Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology,
and Tomas Augusto
de Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil (review,
won the grand prize of $500 each. There are 7
second prize winners of $250 each.
Congratulations to all the winners!
Meet some of the...
#56 explains how to create a RESTful Web service endpoint
and publish the resource using JSON representation. The blog entry
showed how the endpoint can be accessed from a Web browser. This Tip Of The Day explains how to
Client APIs to invoke the published endpoint.
Lets get started!
Create a new directory
Add a test
is the open source, production quality, JAX-RS
(JSR 311) Reference Implementation for building RESTful Web services in
community. It also provides an API
that allows developers to extend Jersey to suite their requirements.
This Tip Of The Day (TOTD) shows how
to create a simple RESTful Web service using Jersey and run it using
embeddable GlassFish (glassfish:run)....
GlassFish v2 allows you to configure cluster
of multiple nodes/instances to meet various availability
requirements, from the highly scalable service availability
configuration to the
business-critical, 99.999% service-and-data availability configuration.
A cluster can be deployed using different toplogies with a choice of
service/data availability, in-Memory/HADB, co-located/non-colocated...
Gem is a light-weight and robust deployment solution for
applications. The gem can be easily installed as:
gem install glassfish
for any JRuby
runtime. Support for other Rack-based frameworks such as Sinatra is
This Tip Of The Day (TOTD) explains
how to build this gem if you like to understand the internals or hack
v3 Prelude is now available!
Some of the cool features are:
Modularity using OSGi
Rapid deployment using retain session data across HTTP
redeploys and deploy-on-save
Dynamic languages and frameworks
Faster start up time
Integrated NetBeans and Eclipse tooling
Comet and Cometd
shows how you can create a simple Web application using JSP and
Gem 0.9.0 can be used to run Rails and Merb applications.
Support another Rack-based framework Sinatra is coming up in the near
future. This blog shows how to create a scaffold in Merb and run it
Merb allows pluggable ORM and comes with DataMapper as
the default one. However DataMapper
has native dependencies and so cannot be used with JRuby.
Presented on GlassFish
MUG last week. The event is hosted at Sun's North Dallas Office.
It was impressive to know that local Sun team is hosting 4 User Groups (MySQL, Solaris, and OpenSolaris
other than the JUG) in a month.
The evening started around 6pm when the attendees started showing up
for socializing over Pizza and Soda. The JUG started with a brief
introduction by Eric Weibust...
Gem 0.9.0 was recently
It can run any Rack-compatible
framework such as Rails
Support for another Rack-based framework Sinatra will
be released in the near future. The gem is even extensible and
allows to plug any of your favorite Ruby framework using -apptype
switch (more on this in a future blog). This blog shows how to install
the gem and use it for running a...
with RMagick explains the Warbler configuration required for
Did you know Rails application can be natively deployed on GlassFish v3 Prelude
? And you can even buy
All previous entries in this series are archived at LOTD.