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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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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

JavaFX RESTful Pet Catalog Client

Posted by caroljmcdonald on February 7, 2009 at 7:19 PM PST




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RESTful Web Services screencast

Posted by caroljmcdonald on November 13, 2008 at 4:00 AM PST



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RESTful Web Services Pet Catalog screencast

HOL on REST Dojo Comet

Posted by caroljmcdonald on November 13, 2008 at 3:50 AM PST



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Dojo REST Comet Hands On Lab

Yesterday I gave a Hands on Lab on 
REST dojo and
Comet with Netbeans 6.5,  Glassfish V2, and MySQL   at href="http://www.nljug.org/jfall/">JFall.

Dojo REST Comet

Posted by caroljmcdonald on October 30, 2008 at 7:51 AM PDT



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Dojo REST Comet Presentation slides and Sample code

Yesterday I gave a talk on Dojo REST and
Comet at the Northern Virginia JUG.

dojo 1.2 Presentation slides and Sample code

Posted by caroljmcdonald on October 30, 2008 at 7:27 AM PDT



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Dojo 1.2 Presentation slides and Sample code

Dojo
is an open source DHTML toolkit written in JavaScript. It includes many
utilities that go beyond Ajax.

Sleepless in Brazil

Posted by caroljmcdonald on September 30, 2008 at 8:11 PM PDT




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Screencast about a RESTful Comet application

Posted by caroljmcdonald on September 20, 2008 at 5:53 AM PDT

Here is a screencast about a Comet application which allows users to watch and chat about
a slide show. The Application loads the slide URLs from a RESTful Web Service and then uses
dojo bayeux with Grizzly on Glassfish to publish the slides and/or text to all the slideshow
subscribers.