I was reading James Hamilton’s coverage on Google Megastore: The Data Engine Behind GAE (a must read!), where he summarizes the main architecture assumption behind Google Megastore. The thing that caught my eyes was the following line: Support for consistency…
XStream unmarshalling is great fun when you’re not working with a fixed schema.
I’ve been working on a quick start document for GigaSpaces‘ data grid edition lately, and I’m doing it with the code in the form of tests. This makes writing it really easy (run the tests, make sure it works, if it fails, wash, […]
How we integrated our distributed testing framework with Selenium for automating our Web UI testing GigaSpaces XAP – as a distributed application platform and data grid – has some unique and interesting testing requirements. I’d like to explain how we
They say that timing is everything in life.. this time was no exception. Yesterday I published my score card for 2nd generation PaaS and how it differs from Application Servers. A few hours later, I received an email with a…
Cloud platforms (such as Google App Engine and Windows Azure) offer a simple deployment experience. Just upload your code, and the cloud takes care of the rest. GigaSpaces XAP v8 brings this user experience without the cloud vendor lock-in. Your
TheServerSide – my old stomping grounds, you know – posted “GigaSpaces XAP 8: Like Playing With a Long Lever and a Strong Fulcrum” this Monday (January 31, 2011.) Cameron pointed out the standard superlatives found in every press release, but he managed to bring up some interesting things while missing some pretty crucial points.
Look: I […]