Setup OpenShift on Windows

Having OpenShift on a local machine can be a pleasure for developers. However, the setup using MS Windows can be hard. This guide helps you to bypass common pitfalls.
Andreas Günzel
Andreas Günzel
comment icon 14.07.2018

Using Cache with GitLab-CI and speed up the Maven build

In the first three parts of our series about GitLab-CI we have seen how set up some basic configuration and how to enable auto deployment. But until now our Maven build process always starts with downloading the world. So the log is filled with download information. This guide walks you through the process to enable a cache for a maven build and how to hide download information during the building process by setting maven variables.
Jan Hauer
Jan Hauer
comment icon 04.04.2018

Java code formatting done right across different IDEs

If you work as Java-developer in a company, then you normally work together in a team with other developers. This collaboration requires common standards. Today, I would like to write about the challenges of consistent formatting of the source-code from several developers and even from different Java-IDEs.
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Benno Markiewicz
comment icon 3 13.06.2017

Mocking framework comparison: JMockit

Some time ago, we had a look at the mocking framework Mockito. Today I want to introduce the competitor JMockit and try to answer the question why and when to use one framework over the other.
Andreas Günzel
Andreas Günzel
comment icon 0 23.05.2017

JAX 2017: Spring indoor and outdoor

Not only the weather outside brought Spring to us. In the first round of the first conference day, Stéphane Nicoll as one of the main contributors presented the news around the next major Spring Framework Release.
Jan Hauer
Jan Hauer
comment icon 0 10.05.2017

JAX 2017: Agile Day

The Agile Day as the first conference day of this years JAX conference brought an insight into agile project experiences within different organizations and environments.
Volker Rossmann
Volker Rossmann
comment icon 0 09.05.2017

Continuous database integration with Liquibase

Software developer constantly need to implement and deploy a new version of an application. In issue 5-2017 of German Java magazine, our colleague Steffen Mall argues that simple and fast refactoring of a database model is one of the most important things in order to implement flexible business requirements.
Oliver Pitzschel
Oliver Pitzschel
comment icon 0 12.04.2017