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Sep 30, 2016
Rest Services with Node, Mongo, & Express
Demonstrating how easy it can be to build our RESTful webservices with Node, I will live code a full CRUD (Create, Read, Update, and Delete) REST service with NodeJS. We will utilize MongoDB as our ...
Feb 1, 2016
Building Continuous Delivery: Rock-solid builds with Gradle
Continuous delivery is the very first principle behind the Agile Manifesto, and yet it continues to plague software development teams. In this talk, David Norton will give a brief overview of continuous delivery practices and ...
5 Advantages of Test Driven Development
You may have heard of test driven development, but don’t know why it’s useful? After all, writing tests before production code sounds very odd. Come learn about five advantages of using TDD in your daily ...
Mar 27, 2015
Getting MEAN – Intro to the MEAN stack
The MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) stack provides a lightweight, all JavaScript, full stack for developing web applications. This talk will feature an introduction to MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js. These technologies will be combined ...
Feb 24, 2015
Creating RESTful Applications with Grails
More and more, companies and organizations are using RESTful APIs to provide access to their data and services, including Twitter, LinkedIn, JIRA, and Salesforce.com. REST provides a useful abstraction and helps simplify the creation of ...
Jan 20, 2015
Spring Boot: Power + Productivity
There‚Äôs a lot of hype these days around microservices and distributed architectures (and for good reason!). Unfortunately, the “traditional” Spring Framework was not a great candidate for this craze; mountains of configuration and boilerplate got ...