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Blog Archive for arungupta during March 2009

For a change, this blog entry is talking about something that exists for a while now :) Basically, I wanted to setup a demo environment for Grails and GlassFish v3 Prelude on my machine and so decided to dcument the steps along the process. More detailed steps with explanation are available on GlassFish/Grails Getting Started Wiki. Download and unzip GlassFish v3 Prelude. Run GlassFish...
TOTD #70, #71, #72, #73 shows four integration tests that can ensure that the latest JRuby and GlassFish versions work nicely with each other. #70 showed how to create a trivial Rails application and run it using GlassFish Gem. #71 showed how the same application can be deployed on GlassFish v3 Prelude. #72 showed how to deploy the same application on GlassFish v3. #73 showed how to...
@grantmichaels is one happy JRuby/Rails/GlassFish user. Here are some of his comments ... http://twitpic.com/22b5o - the easiest rails stack in the world, jruby 1.2rc, rails 2.3rc, glassfish v3 - (tweeted here) and @arungupta had wiped/restated one of my linodes to refront w/ nginx instead of passenger and it took only 1-2 mins to setup jruby/glassfish -  (tweeted here) and @arungupta...
If you are in the neighborhood of University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee then you have an opportunity to get a jump start in GlassFish. Peter Williams and I will be there on Mar 20 and cover the following topics: GlassFish Overview Getting Started with GlassFish (Installation, Administration, NetBeans and Eclipse integration) Web Services: SOAP and REST High Availability, Clustering, and...
The GlassFish Boot Camp conducted in Sun's Santa Clara Campus on Mar 10, 2009 was well appreciated by the attendees. There were 30 of them engaged with 14 speakers over 8 hours in 7 fast-paced sessions - overall a great recipe for the boot camp. Many thanks to all the attendees and speakers for making it useful! All the slides from the sessions are available here. The attendees certainly had...
TOTD #70, #71, #72 shows the first three integration tests that I typically run to ensure that the latest JRuby and GlassFish versions work nicely with each other.  #70 showed how to create a trivial Rails application and run it using GlassFish Gem. #71 showed how the same application can be deployed on GlassFish v3 Prelude. #72 showed how to deploy the same application on...
Involver.com is an online video marketing platform that allows brands to build, promote, manage, and track video campaigns on social networks for targeted audiences. The platform is powered by Ruby-on-Rails, JRuby 1.1.6, and GlassFish v2 UR2. Why not "pack of mongrels" ? this deployment strategy wasn't an efficient use of resources, both human and machine. So we started to look at...
TOTD #70 and #71 shows the first two integration tests that I typically run to ensure that the latest JRuby and GlassFish versions work nicely with each other.  #70 showed how to create a trivial Rails application and run it using GlassFish Gem. #71 showed how the same application can be deployed on GlassFish v3 Prelude. The third test (explained in this blog) ensures that the same...
TOTD #70 shows the first integration integration tests that I typically run to ensure that the latest JRuby and GlassFish versions work nicely with each other.  The second test (explained in this blog) ensures that the same application can be deployed using GlassFish v3 Prelude. GlassFish v3 Prelude allows Rails applications to be deployed natively, i.e. without any packaging....
Would you like to learn how to run your web apps on GlassFish - be they Java EE or Rails or Grails ? How to manage/monitor them using the powerful web-based console and asadmin CLI ? How to create SOAP-based or RESTful Web services and host them on GlassFish ? How to setup GlassFish Clustering/High Availability and enable session-replication for your web apps ? How to migrate your apps from...