Underpinning NetBeans 8 are tools to simplify the process of using lambdas in new Java code and tools for the probably even more significant task of migrating existing Java code to make use of lambdas.
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With the inception of Eclipse Luna, Java developers get a full-featured, Java 8-compliant IDE to try their hand at lambda expression. Read on to learn how to use lambda expression in your regular programming.
Manoj Debnath shows you how to get started with Lambdas with code snippets using Eclipse Luna as the IDE.
JasperReport is ideal to publish reports from the application that uses data from the back-end database, but how do we program them? Manoj Debnath shows you how with three sample applications that demonstrate a few of the ways a report can be generated using the JasperReport library.
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The crux of the relational database management system is in the idea of establishing relationship among entities. Discover how Hibernate allows you to model association between entities from Java code, without bothering with the SQL.
Manoj Debnath shows you how to get started with JasperReport, with a simple yet effective hands-on example.
Is Java past its prime? Are there reasons to still be using it? What do you think?
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Vipul Patel explains the basics of migrating Java applications to Windows Azure.
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Learn the basics of migrating PHP applications to Microsoft’s cloud platform, Windows Azure.
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Big data platforms and ecosystems emerged from the need to efficiently handle data volumes, velocities, and varieties that had not previously existed.
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Programmers in 21 cities around the world teamed up in a major hackathon focused at helping to solve global social ills.
Microsoft and Azul systems announced a partnership to deliver an OpenJDK build on Windows Azure.
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