Vancouver Island Java User Group VIJUG

where Java geeks meet on the island.

December 1, 2016
by Manfred Moser
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Dec 2016 – Caching with Anthony Dahanne

We are lucky enough to have Anthony Dahanne from Terracotta visit us this month! He is bringing his talk about the need for Caching in Java applications today from Confoo to Victoria. He talks about Docker and Java so we … Continue reading

July 15, 2015
by Manfred Moser
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July 2015 – The Java Community Process

Heather VanCura is coming to town to teach everything we need to know about the power of the community behind Java – the Java Community Process. Time to register and check out the details.

June 30, 2014
by Manfred Moser
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JavaOne 2014 Waiting for VIJUG Members

Last years JaveOne event was said to have been the best JavaOne since Oracle took the reigns of the conference. Since then Java 8 has been officially released and from all I can tell Java 7 is finally gone beyond … Continue reading

November 16, 2013
by Manfred Moser
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JVM internals with Matt Schuetze – Nov 2013

With short notice we are bringing you a meeting about JVM internals like GC and more. Matt Schuetze is joining us for a technical session/workshop helping us to understand the JVM’s impact on the performance of your Java applications and … Continue reading

November 27, 2012
by Manfred Moser
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It is time to start using a repository manager – December 2012

Declarative and automatic transitive dependency management have been around since Apache Maven started ten years ago. Pretty much every build system supports it and by default most of them download from the Central Repository. Everybody complains their tool “downloading the … Continue reading

September 21, 2012
by Manfred Moser
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JavaOne and Beyond – September 2012

After a great summer, this marvelous September in the pacific northwest did not leave enough time to prepare for a formal VIJUG meeting as well as JavaOne and the Jenkins User Conference. So we are going to do a social … Continue reading