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Kevin Farnham

Kevin is the java.net managing editor. Kevin is also the owner of Lyra Technical Systems, Inc, a small consulting and publishing company, through which he works on software engineering projects involving mathematical modeling and simulation, and scientific data analysis. Kevin has worked for many years in a Data Center that utilizes high-end Sun hardware and an Oracle database.

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Learn about worker queue contention and methods for addressing worker queue issues.

Weblogs

I chatted briefly with consultant Anton Epple (@monacotoni) at JavaOne 2012 on the topic "Java/JVM technologies and your involvement in them":

I chatted briefly with Sven Reimers at JavaOne 2012 on the topic "Java/JVM technologies and your involvement in them":

IBM will be very active at JavaOne 2012. A DeveloperWorks article by Chris Bailey and Steve Poole, IBM@JavaOne...

You may have heard about an announcement about a formal arrangement between java.net and Sonatype. Unfortunately, this announcement is premature at best. While Oracle has talked with Sonatype in...

On Twitter, there was a tweet from @javatools asking "Want to help testing NetBeans and have your name included in the NetBeans source code?" and...

On his home site, Jeff Friesen, author of 21 java.net articles, has posted an interesting little article...

On Twitter, I saw that an audio-only edition of Justin Kestelyn's February 16 Tech Cast Live interview with...

The 2010 Vancouver Olympics web site includes a nice little JavaFX Olympics events schedule application that's quite...

I received a message from the JFrog team, announcing the release of Artifactory 2.2.1:

Where I live (Connecticut, US), a popular bumper sticker is "Motorcycles Are Everywhere!" That's what I was reminded of as I surveyed the past week's posts by...

For those of you who weren't able to spend 5 hours watching or listening to Wednesday's Oracle + Sun Strategy...

O'Reilly has a new beta site, O'Reilly Answers, that is devoted to technology. It's a question and answer community, where people can ask questions, and...

ComputerWorld has published a new article on the Apache Pivot prject, titled...

Dalibor Topic has posted an updated OpenJDK roundup: The last roundup was two weeks...

I am moving all my tweeting to my new @kevin_farnhamTwitter account starting today. If you used to follow me on my @diyincite Twitter account, please switch...