Speaking at JavaOne 2009

Your humble author is very proud and excited to declare that he will be speaking at two sessions for JavaOne 2009! One of them is a technical session while the other is a birds-of-a-feather. The technical session is the JPA/database performance tuning talk I recently gave at the Harrisburg JUG. I am co-presenting the sessionContinue reading “Speaking at JavaOne 2009”

Speaking at TheServerSide Java Symposeum

I am very excited to say that I will be speaking at TheServerSide Java Symposium in March at Las Vegas. Over the past few months, I’ve developed a close relationship with the folks at TSS having written my EJB 3.1 Preview Series and Java EE 6 Preview article. I hope to be even more involvedContinue reading “Speaking at TheServerSide Java Symposeum”

Spring JPA Support Talk at the Charleston JUG

On February 26th, I went back to the Charleston, SC JUG to fill in for a speaker that dropped out at the last minute. JUG leader Jason McDonald requested that I talk about Spring’s support for JPA (material we cover in the last chapter of EJB 3 in Action – “EJB 3 and Spring”; theContinue reading “Spring JPA Support Talk at the Charleston JUG”

JPA/Database Tuning Talk at the Harrisburg JUG

On February 19th, I did one of my most favorite talks at the Harrisburg JUG. Titled “Keeping a Relational Perspective for Optimizing JPA”, the talk is about some of the database centric performance tuning techniques I’ve utilized for JPA (and the persistence tier in general) over the years. I am very glad I finally foundContinue reading “JPA/Database Tuning Talk at the Harrisburg JUG”