Vancouver Island Java User Group VIJUG

where Java geeks meet on the island.

October 17, 2012
by Paul Hill
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Welcome to the JCP!

Vancouver Island Java User Group is now officially a JCP Member. Membership privileges As a listed Member of the organization that develops the Java language, you may: submit your own JSRs to the JCP (http://jcp.org/en/jsr/proposal) serve on JSR Expert Groups … Continue reading

October 9, 2012
by Paul Hill
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JavaOne Debrief

We are planning a meeting for Monday November 5th. Manfred and I will be presenting some of the juicier bits we learned while at JavaOne this year. Also it will be a joint meeting of the JUG and the newly … Continue reading

October 9, 2012
by Paul Hill
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Facebook

Facebook is back! Go here and like our page so we have enough members to turn on the custom naming and SEO stuff. Cheers -Paul

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

August 21, 2012
by Manfred Moser
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Using Git and GitHub Efficiently – August 2012

This month we are lucky enough to have Matthew McCullough in town ready to present about git and GitHub to us. Matthew is an extraordinary speaker and trainer and you should NOT miss this opportunity.

July 6, 2012
by Manfred Moser
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How to develop in NoSQL with Couchbase – July 2012

Surely you have been flooded with “news” about the coming of NoSQL databases everywhere. Well, rather than hearing about it second hand VIJUG is helping you out this time with a presentation about a specific NoSQL system that has earned … Continue reading