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Carol McDonald

As a Java Technology Evangelist at Sun Microsystems, Carol McDonald has spoken at various conferences including JavaOne, Java University, Sun Tech Days, Sun Network, Sun Code Camps, JDJEdge, and JUGs including Machester, Boston, Maine, Cologne, FAA, Richmond, Memphis, D.C... Carol blogs about the latest technologies that she is speaking about at http://weblogs.java.net/blog/caroljmcdonald/. Before returning to Sun in 2007, Carol worked 2 1/2 yrs as an Architect on massive OLTP Spring/hibernate application to manage > 10 mill loans for the consumer credit division of a leading automoblile manufacturer and a leading bank. Before joining Sun the first time in 1999 Carol worked on Pharmaceutical Intranet applications for Roche in Switzerland, a Telecom Network Management Application for Digital (now HP) in France, a X.400 Email Server for IBM in Germany, and as a student intern for the National Security Agency. Carol holds a M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Tennessee, a B.S. in Geology from Vanderbilt University, and is a Sun Certified Java Architect and Java Language Programmer. Carol is also Fluent in French and German.

 

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JPA 2.0 Concurrency and locking

Posted by caroljmcdonald on July 30, 2009 at 2:39 PM PDT



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Optimistic Concurrency

JSF 2.0, JPA, GlassFish and MySQL

Posted by caroljmcdonald on July 24, 2009 at 2:56 PM PDT


JSF 2.0, JPA, GlassFish and MySQL

JSF 2.0, JPA, GlassFish and MySQL

2 JavaOne Hands On Labs , Sun Technology Exchange, Java Technology Day Israel, and Java Day Turkey

Posted by caroljmcdonald on July 1, 2009 at 2:05 PM PDT

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June: 2 JavaOne Hands On Labs ,
Sun Technology Exchange, Java Technology Day Israel, and Java Day
Turkey  

I had a very busy June, I
gave two Hands on Labs at Ja

Speaking at JavaOne

Posted by caroljmcdonald on May 1, 2009 at 10:31 AM PDT




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Developing RESTful Web Services with JAX-RS, Netbeans, Glassfish

Posted by caroljmcdonald on April 16, 2009 at 10:10 AM PDT

Developing RESTful Web Services with JAX-RS, Netbeans, Glassfish
and MySQL

Yesterday I gave a talk at a the Jacksonville Java
Users Group (JAXJUG)
on
Developing
RESTful Web Services with JAX-RS, Netbeans, Glassfish, and MySQL.

Groovy and Grails with Netbeans, Glassfish and MySQL

Posted by caroljmcdonald on March 25, 2009 at 10:41 AM PDT



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Groovy and Grails with Netbeans, Glassfish and MySQL

Yesterday I gave a talk at a the  href="http://rubyjax.com/">Ruby Jax User Group on Groovy
and Grails with Netbeans , Glassfish and MySQL.

Developing MySQL-Backed Applications with Netbeans and Java RESTful Web Services

Posted by caroljmcdonald on March 25, 2009 at 10:23 AM PDT



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Developing MySQL-Backed Applications with
Netbeans and Java RESTful Web Services

Yesterday I gave a webinar which
talked about how to leverage the latest version of the Netbeans IDE to
develop RESTful Web Services and clien

MySQL for Developers Screencast and Slides

Posted by caroljmcdonald on March 18, 2009 at 10:31 PM PDT




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Here is a screencast about MySQL  for Developers

Glassfish, MySQL, REST, and JavaFX

Posted by caroljmcdonald on March 10, 2009 at 10:42 AM PDT

This is the fourth article in a series of articles on GlassFish and MySQL.
In Part 4, you'll learn how to create a RESTful web service for the web
application. You'll also examine a JavaFX client for the RESTful web service. As
was the case for Part 3, the web service discussed in Part 4 uses GlassFish,
MySQL, and the Java Persistence API.

Building a Grails Pet Catalog using Netbeans 6.5 and MySQL

Posted by caroljmcdonald on February 11, 2009 at 8:42 PM PST





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Building a Grails Pet Catalog using Netbeans 6.5 and MySQL



This Catalog Sample app demonstrates the usage of Groovy and Grails to