Taking a little break from the conference to recharge, I took a walk this morning on the Embarcadero (down by the Bay), and lo and behold -- ran across "Red's Java House". After breathing, living, and sleeping everything Java for 3 days -- I thought it was humorous, and took a picture of it:
I continued along, and ran into the "Java House"... Java is everywhere! ;-) (Looked like a cool...
on May 10, 2007
I attended the session TS-8434: Ajax Push (a.k.a. Comet) with Java Business Integration (JBI) this afternoon. Here's a report...
The room was very packed and there was a long line of people (including me)
waiting in the 'standby line' to get in. Overall the talk was pretty good. I thought the
speaker did a good job laying things out and explaining them. The "Demo" he did was
on May 10, 2007
In what has to be the most photographed item at JavaOne this year.. there is a Blackbox inside the JavaOne Pavilion at the Moscone Center.
Project Blackbox is a virtualized datacenter available in a shipping container, and it's presence here is part of a Worldwide tour.
It's certainly a sight to see. They're giving tours of the inside... but you'll have to wade through the people taking...
on May 9, 2007
I'm really looking forward to the opening keynote tomorrow, and getting this year's conference started. It's been great already running into many familiar faces (some of which you only see once a year at JavaOne) around the Moscone Center and San Francisco.
Tuesday's schedule is packed with a lot of cool potential talks. Tough choices have to be made on which ones you're going to go to... here...
on May 7, 2007
I attended the JavaOne Alumni "Fireside Chat" last night. Even though I've been an alumni for many years, this was the first time I've been able to make this and found it very interesting. Here are some rough notes I took to give you a little flavor for the discussion.
JavaOne Alumni Fireside Chat, Monday May 15th, 5:30-7:00pm
James Gosling, Hal Stern, Graham Hamilton, Jeff Jackson, Larry...
on May 16, 2006