24 Sep 2012
 
Tirasa

Windows Azure SQL Database sharding support for OpenJPA: first public release available

Written by ilgrosso

Federations in MS SQL Azure are a way to achieve greater scalability and performance from the database tier of your application through horizontal partitioning. One or more tables within a database are split by row and portioned across multiple databases (Federation members).

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03 Sep 2012
 
Tirasa

OpenJPA Configuration Extension

Written by fabio

OpenJPA is an object-relational mapping (ORM) solution, open source (distributed under the Apache 2.0 Licence) and extremely extensible.

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10 Jul 2012
 
Tirasa

Controlling Oracle WebLogic 12c with Cargo Maven Plugin 1.2.2

Written by ilgrosso

Cargo is a really nice piece of software that comes handy when developing web apps, by enabling deployment on a significant number of JEE containers at a very low price of some configuration parameters. The current version (1.2.2) has support for Oracle WebLogic up to 10.3.x; however, with some very little modifications it can handle 12c as well.

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20 Mar 2012
 
Tirasa

Apache fun: Cocoon 2.1.X and Tomcat 7

Written by ilgrosso

Will you ever think to deploy a webapp based on the most diffuse and popular Apache Cocoon version (2.1) onto the most recent Apache Tomcat? Well, despite of the fact that the former reached its widest spread when the the latter's major version was 3, 4 or 5 at most, it is actually possible. Only, completely undocumented :-)

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28 Jan 2012
 
Tirasa

OpenJPA 2.2.0 and Glassfish 3.1.1

Written by ilgrosso

Syncope recently gained official support for Glassfish 3.1.1: since the JPA layer did - again recently - move to Apache OpenJPA, we faced some issues when trying to deploy Syncope - as OpenJPA-powered web application - to Glassfish.

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28 Jan 2012
 
Tirasa

OpenJPA 2.2.0 and Glassfish 3.1.1

Written by ilgrosso

Syncope recently gained official support for Glassfish 3.1.1: since the JPA layer did - again recently - move to Apache OpenJPA, we faced some issues when trying to deploy Syncope - as OpenJPA-powered web application - to Glassfish.

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20 Jan 2012
 
Tirasa

Chiamate REST su HTTPS

Written by massi

Mi sto occupando dello sviluppo di un connettore per OpenAM. Per effettuare le varie operazioni, al posto di utilizzare il clientsdk, abbiamo scelto di usare le interfacce REST offerte da OpenAM; nel caso in cui quest'ultimo sia deployato in https, la chiamata restituisce un'eccezione del tipo:

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11 Jan 2012
 
Tirasa

Quando l'issue ti rovina le giornate!

Written by massi

Come ci si può far rovinare tre giorni da un'issue? Basta avere a che fare con l'encoding e un DB criptato. Dopo tre giorni di analisi, mi sono accorto che il problema alla base dell'issue non era di basso livello, quindi su come certi dati venivano passati al DB, ma su

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28 Nov 2011
 
Tirasa

(Finally) Spring, Quartz and JPA working together

Written by ilgrosso

When writing Java code relying on Spring and JPA, you may eventually come to the need of some scheduling; since Quartz is by far the reference in this field, you think you will solve all of your problems by reading the appropriate page on Spring docs. Wrong, at least if you need some Spring goodies like @Autowired and @Transactional.

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