The Tesla Testament
Amazon best-seller December 2007!

Non-stop action. A vulnerable hero. A quest to save the world. The Tesla Testament is the most exciting novel of the decade.

Developing With Google App Engine

This book introduces development with Google App Engine, a platform that provides developers and users with infrastructure that Google itself uses for deploying their massively scalable applications.

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GeeCon 2010 - Poznan, Poland

GeeCON is a conferences that focuses on Java and JVM technologies, with special attention to dynamic languages like Python, Groovy, and Ruby. The conference is a community effort that brings Java developers from all over Poland, Germany, and other parts of Europe, and is organized by the Polish JUG, the Poznan JUG, the Poznan Supercomputing Network, and the Poznan University.

High Availability, Fault Tolerance, and Resource-Oriented Computing

How do you go about building highly available, fault tolerant systems in Java? The JEE and other specs provide blueprints of how discrete system components should behave, and vendors and open source communities provide implementations of these specifications. Very little is said, however, about how to create highly-available systems using these technologies. This presentation covers all the basics of:

The presentation isn't specific to Java, but the case studies present real-life, production systems rolled out in production at some of the largest companies in the US, Europe, and Japan -- all based on Java and open source technologies!


High Availability, Fault Tolerance, and Resource-Oriented Computing PDF, 2.8 MB