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Benjamin Ball03/16/14
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The Best of the Week (Mar. 7): Cloud Zone

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (Mar. 7) to Mar. 13). This week's topics include the developer of the week, the Cloudcast on Cloud Foundry, replication as a service, the Cloud Foundry project ecosystem, and multi-tenant SaaS architecture.

Biju Kunjummen03/14/14
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Spring Integration Standalone Application with Spring Boot

I had earlier blogged about a way to write a standalone Spring Integration application. Spring Boot makes creating this standalone application much simpler. The simple flow was to poll the USGS service providing information about the earthquake activity around the world and to log this information.

Ivan Krizsan03/14/14
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Custom Mule Components with a Custom Namespace

I want my Mule configuration files to look cool, even though I use components, transformers etc that I implemented myself. In this article I will show a very simple example of how to create a custom Mule component and implement support for my own namespace in Mule configuration files.

Ashwini Kuntam...03/12/14
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ActiveMQ - Network of Brokers Explained

ActiveMQ message broker is a core component of messaging infrastructure in an enterprise. It needs to be highly available and dynamically scalable to facilitate communication between dynamic heterogeneous distributed applications which have varying capacity needs.

Mike Bushong03/11/14
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Path Diversity and Networking Capacity

In most networks, the available paths are determined by the Shortest Path First (SPF) algorithm. This bit of computational math dates back to the 1950s. It underpins virtually everything we do in networking today. And to be fair, for something conceived so long ago, it has held up surprisingly well.

Benjamin Ball03/09/14
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The Best of the Week (Feb. 28): Enterprise Integration

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (Feb. 28 to Mar. 6). This week's topics include connection pooling with Apache products, Red Hat announces new releases, getting started with Beanstalkd, authenticating with OAuth, and WebSocket implementation.

Mariano Gonzalez03/07/14
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How to Build a Batch Enabled Cloud Connector

This article discusses why it’s important for connectors to support bulk operations whenever possible. If you want to add batch support to an existing connector without breaking backwards compatibility, the article covers how to register discoverable transformers.

Omri Erel03/07/14
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Top 3 Enterprise SaaS Providers of 2014

Great enterprise SaaS are hard to come by. Finding tested and proven software that can withstand hundreds of users is often a rare occurrence. In this article you will learn about three must-use Software-as-a-Service providers for different business needs.

Mark O'neill03/06/14
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APIs - the Global Angle

One of the interesting things is that an API is particularly suitable for organizations which address a global market. In a global environment, you require an API Portal which enables developers to self-register at any time of the day or night.

Steven Willmott03/06/14
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Winners of the 3scale StartupBus API Contest Announced

A month ago we launched a customer contest to select which APIs would be presented by our evangelists to StartupBus hackers. Today, we are really thrilled to announce the ten StartupBus API contest winners.

Steven Willmott03/06/14
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Winners of the 3scale StartupBus API Contest Announced

A month ago we launched a customer contest to select which APIs would be presented by our evangelists to StartupBus hackers. Today, we are really thrilled to announce the ten StartupBus API contest winners.

Alec Noller03/05/14
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Dev of the Week: Matt Butcher

Every week here and in our newsletter, we feature a new developer/blogger from the DZone community to catch up and find out what he or she is working on now and what's coming next. This week we're talking to Matt Butcher, Lead Cloud Engineer at Revolv, Inc, author, and teacher at Loyola University Chicago.

Christian Posta03/04/14
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Lessons Learned: ActiveMQ, Apache Camel and Connection Pooling

Every once in a while, you run into an interesting problem related to connections and pooling with ActiveMQ. Sure, you’ve always heard to pool your connections. What does that really mean, and why do you want to do it?

Lorna Mitchell03/04/14
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Getting Started with Beanstalkd

Beanstalkd is a simple job queue and has great PHP support in the shape of Pheanstalk. Beanstalkd is a job queue rather than a message queue, so when you put things on the queue (or "tube" as they seem to be called in Beanstalkd), they stay there until a worker comes along and processes each one successfully.

Jp Morgenthal03/04/14
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Essential Characteristics of PaaS

There's been a lot of discussion on the internet about the definition of Platform-as-a-Service. The interesting thing is that the sheer breadth of the discussion makes it very difficult to nail down exactly what it is. This article presents a few ideas about defining PaaS.