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Edgar Silva

Edgar Silva is a highly recognized consultant, technical leader, teacher and speaker in Brazil. As a Solutions Architect at JBoss, a division of Red Hat, he is responsible for JBoss products in Brazil helping customers and partners to design and develop very large JEE applications for several industries in the finance, telcos and B2C markets. He has been using Java since J2EE was just a dream. Furthermore, Edgar is a frequent Java speaker at events in Brazil, such as Comdex, Fisli, BorCon, JustJava, CafeBrasil, BrasilOne, Maratona4Java, as well as JavaOne in USA . He is NetBeans Dream Team founding member and also helps on Soujava(Java User Group Society) management .

 

Articles

In this mini-talk from the java.net Community Corner at JavaOne, Edgar Silva takes a very Brazilian perspective in a free-form discussion of business models and opportunities he's seen with the adoption of open-source software development.

Weblogs

This is a post where I will try share some thoughts about where
REST could be useful inside a SOA architecture using Business Process
Management, in that case we will be using jBPM...

Business Processing Modeling – BPM, I was starting my career when I heard the word “Workflow” by the first time, of course I had many other things to learn, instead to pay attention on some...

JBoss Portal is in its 2.6.2 GA version, which counts with an easy administration console, however it also counts with a strong foundation in terms of technologies.

In other hand, you have...

I am very happy with new features inside JBoss ESB 4.2, mainly about Consoles and Editors! Yep, JBoss is well knowed by their black console screens logging everything you want into console/cms...

Take a look on this: http://www.killrates.com/

Check it out some cartoons like that:

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When you try teach anything new for someone, IMHO the easiest way is to do that relating with something you already know. So far Struts is a framework that almost everybody touched at least once...

Hi everyone,

We are living in the collaborative times, so I would like to introduce you now the Grizzly Facts!

Grizzly is an awesome NIO framework, you can solve any kind of...

I will show you now how you can use JBoss Profiler as your default choice for pre-production profiling tests.

Step 1 - Download the JBoss Profiler

Go to the JBoss Profiler Project...

This JavaOne was really cool and special for
Brazilians,  I would like to point the following facts there:

First of all, thank you everyone for being present at our session TS4721, I took some pictures of you guys (almost 1700 people) to prove to my boss why it is really important to speak at JavaOne....

I had cool experiences and lessons working for Summa Technologies since 2004, but since last April,16th I am working for RedHat in JBoss division, as a Solution Architect in Sales Engineers...

Doing our presentation for JavaOne, Fabiane Nardon and I, we had several points about what we could put on slides. Unfortunately, we can't put everything we already done using EJB3, because we...

I've been using Maven 2.x, and I am very happy with their new features. I create a simple but usefeul command line to allow you create project easier.


If you are using Windows, you...

On the my new JSF Palette Components I've been doing, It allows users get any BackingBean (bean) from the Project, to make it possible, I was looking for on...

Hi everybody, after some free time this week, I am almost finishing the new JSF Palette for NetBeans. In the following image you can see its actual state:


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NetBeans platform is really cool, I´ve been creating some new items for JSP Palette, and maybe I publish this plugin in some place, even I know that NetBeans Team can do it much better than I....

Motivation

If you want to create an application using Java Server Faces using NetBeans you have really useful features as which turn this task simple. Nevertheless we have a lot of open-...

I´ve been designing an architecture for a new application where I am evaluating a lot of Ajax Solutions. Reading one of JavatoolÂ...

Hi Everybody,

After reload my energy in the beach and had been enjoing my holidays at Floripa(Brazil's South Region):

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Hi Folks,
Well, so much time without post anything here, I've been quite busy these last months, but now I have a couple of time to share with you how to learn and develop an Application...

Hi Forks,

I've been working with a new Greenbox module, which will allow Eclipse developers to use Greenbox Framework easier.

I that worked, I did a really nice thing, I associate a...

In that article,
Matt Raible, shows interesting reasons to use AppFuse.

In Brazil, a gret friend...

A famous friend of mine Bruno , is leading a development here at Summa Technologies do Brasil.

He asked to me how easy or hard would...

I am doing some related issues with Diff Module in Greenbox NetBeans Plugin.

Basically, when user generates a code by second time, the NetBeans will ask to him "Hey you did some changes in...

As Alexandre Gomes told on JavaOne2006 "Greenbox is a lot of ideas", besides ideas, it have a lot of very easy instruments to generate source really easy.


Creating a...

XStream is the kind of project which is so easy and so great, that if somebody try give a presenation about that could be hard spend more than five minutes.

I've used XStream on some new...

Right now I am developing plugins-module for Greenbox Framework, and I spent so many times to discover how NetBeans works internally, its details, and a...

This tool is really cool: http://www.gliffy.com , as which you can draw really cool diagrams using only the WebBrowser.

When you should create some...

Sometimes I talk with my friends about the technology I'm woking on and evrebody says “JX...What?” .