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Blog Archive for editor during July 2004

This year was my first time attending JavaOne, and it was a busy week of sessions, keynotes, editing, blogging, and meeting people at the java.net booth and in the halls of Moscone Center. But the conference I really like is coming up in two weeks. ADHOC, which starts two weeks from today in Dearborn, MI, is a multi-platform evolution of the old "MacHack" conference. While Mac stuff will...
At a previous job, we developed a Jini-based system to discover and expose whichever of our services were present on a customer's network. This led to a large Jini federation within the company's network, which led to problems as we hopped firewalls to remote points on the WAN. Complicating the matter was the network admins' all-too-typical Stalinist network policies, preferring to lock down...