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Ahmed Hashim

Ahmed Hashim has been working with Java technologies since 2002. He has experience with EJB, Hibernate, Spring, Struts, JSF & AJAX, ESB & BPEL. He is SCJP and SCWCD. Ahmed Hashim is the initiative, founder and leader of the Egyptian Java User group, he is a frequent speaker in local event in Egypt organized by Egyptian JUG and other communities. Ahmed is a Sun Java Champion since December 2007. Ahmed graduated from Faculty of Computers and Information, Computer Science Department, Cairo University, after doing MSc thesis 'Design Level Assertion and Architecture quality'.

 

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During Jazoon 2010 I had the chance to chat with many people about Scrum and this motivates me to look around and check scrum.org website and...

JDC 2010 has been recognized from 90 country. The attached report could be useful for sponsors and...

I was going through the documentation of Spring Roo, version 1.0.1 while preparing a talk for JDC 2010 about...

I did a couple of presentation on IEEE Open Source week at Cairo university, Faculty of Engineering.

The power point presentation are attached, and if any one has a question send me hashim...

Egyptian Java User Group is organizing a Free NetBeans platform training by Geertjan Wielenga.

Check EGJUG page for more details.

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JSR286 or Portal 2.0 is the next step in Portal development. It takes long time to get a step in this area; although the commercials solutions like Oracle Portal and Microsoft Sharepoint Portal...

Usually if you are working in a "big" project and doing a code review; if you have a vendor who develop some application for your company; if you have a fresh graduate developer ... you will find...

Few months ago I did my Hello World Flex, I used Adobe Flex Builder and founded it interesting to produce RIA. After than I tried a simple application for file download and discovered some...

High Performance Web Sites by Steve Souders is one of the most important books front end engineers should read to be able to develop a proper web sites. In 14 chapter, you will know...

Yesterday, I did a couple of presentations about Java platform and Open Source for HelwanJUG, Faculty of Computers and Information at Helwan University. download the sessions

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Yesterday I made a presentation about Java platforms, it was an introductory session for students and graduates in Faculty of Science AinShams University. It is the same session I did last week...

Today, I have visited Faculty of Engineering at Shubra "Banha University" and made a presentation in the IEEE event. The session was about "What is Java platforms?!". It is a basic introduction...

Microsoft? Yes, Microsoft will be a Golden sponsor in the Java Developer Conference which organized by the Egyptian Java User Group.

Why? Because Microsoft has something to show to the...

I would like to announce that I have been nominated by Sun Microsystems and Sun Java Champions Community to be a Sun Java Champion.
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How Java is popular in Egypt?

In my

Mmm, you can ask this question if you have an inactive user group, or when you are going to establish a new user group.

Last week, I had an interview with Geertjan Wielenga, an author at JavaLobby (also Netbeans Engineer ), it was about JUG in Egypt and our upcoming event.

It was a very interesting meeting,...

I tried twice to attend JavaPolis but I have a major show stopper, I can't get Visa from Egypt to Belgium. I am not the only case, a sporting club in Egypt lost an opportunity to join a champion...

JDC 2008 will take place at 15 March 2008 @ Intercontinental CityStars.

We are looking for sponsors for our event.

Some companies sticked to a specific dress code for employees, even developers!
I believe that developers can't have a standard dress code, developers are crazy, unorganized people :)

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I presented in IEEE job fair in faculty of computer science Helwan university about Open Source Software.

It was very nice day and I saw a lot of great graduation projects in GIS, Virtual...

Sometime, you will need to read some text from the resource files in your application from the Struts Action class.

I saw many times code written by geeks, comparing String to literals in this style

public boolean compareUser(String name)
{
if("Ahmed Hashim".equals(name))
{
//do staff here
return true...

For the first time in Egypt, the Egyptian Software Engineers Association (ESEA) together with the Egyptian Java Users Group (EGJUG) are jointly organizing the Java Developer Conference in Cairo....