VP - Technology
Jeff Sheets
9 years at Object Partners
22 years of Technology Experience

Jeff has developed Java, Groovy, Grails, and Javascript web apps for industries as varied as Defense, Energy, Weather, Insurance, and Telecom. He is a co-organizer of the Omaha Java Users Group. Jeff has worked on Grails projects since the Grails 1.3.x days, and has experience with production Groovy code as well as Spock tests and Gradle builds. His latest focus has been on AngularJS and Spring Boot applications using JHipster. Jeff also enjoys volunteering at local CoderDojo events to teach programming to our next generation.

Posts written by Jeff
Configuring Quartz 2 with Spring in clustered mode
Aligning the stars to configure Quartz 2.1.7 to work with Spring 3.1.3 in a cluster was surprisingly complicated. The main idea is to run jobs to fire only once per cluster, not once per server, […]
REST Client Testing With MockRestServiceServer
Functionally testing a REST Client is simple with the new MockRestServiceServer if you are using Spring’s RestTemplate to power the client. This is a new feature in Spring 3.2.x but was available via the spring-test-mvc […]
JQuery UI Datepicker IE focus fix
The jquery ui datepicker control is quite slick and easy to use, and as you see here it can be customized through various events. At my current client we have multiple controls on the page […]
Creating a Spring @StrictDateTimeFormat Annotation
Spring Formatters and Converters make it easy to annotate fields for conversion from Objects to Strings, and are especially useful in web apps. But there is no easy or straightforward way to strictly validate the […]