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A first look at Gatling, a DSL based load test tool

April 16th, 2014 by Magnus Larsson

Introduction
Over the years I have been looking for an open source based load test tool that I feel comfortable with.
I’ve been using either low level Linux commands (that I never remember how to use the next time I need them) or I have been struggling with tools of which the graphical user interfaces are cumbersome to [...]

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CRaSH for Mule, a ssh/telnet based management tool for Mule ESB

June 12th, 2013 by Magnus Larsson

Earlier this year David Dossot announced the availability of CRaSH for Mule, an open source based command line management tool for Mule ESB based on remote access using either plain telnet or ssh. It relies on the management functionality exposed by Mule ESB via JMX but makes it so much easier to use compared to [...]

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RequireJS – modules, plugins and optimization

March 15th, 2013 by Kristin Luhr

In my current project we are rewriting a feature-packed Struts application into a single page web app using Backbone and Bootstrap. The need for architectural patterns is becoming more and more evident as the application grows and we realize how many different ways you can use Backbone to do the [...]

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Mule ESB and the C10k problem, streaming updates to 10 000 WebSocket clients using the upcoming nio-http-transport

January 10th, 2013 by Magnus Larsson

This blog is based on two questions (problems) and an example of how they can be solved using Mule ESB and the upcoming nio-http-transport.
Background
Question #1: Why does it have to be so hard to stream or push updates from a server to HTML based applications (mobile or not)?
Question #2: Why does my ESB server go [...]

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Using soi-toolkit to create secure HTTPS services (SOAP or REST style) in Mule ESB

October 24th, 2012 by Magnus Larsson

Have you ever tried to setup a secure communication using HTTPS?
With mutual authentication, a service consumer, an ESB in the middle, a service producer and a number of certificates and truststores this can be quite challenging and time consuming. This is however a very typical integration scenario that we help our customers to implement over [...]

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Remote deploy to Tomcat 7 using Cargo

March 12th, 2012 by Marcus Krantz

One of the last days in my current project I was about to freeze the codebase and finish things up. Luckily, I had a couple of hours left to play around with something that I have been thinking about throughout the project but never had time to implement. My mission was to deploy the application [...]

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Experiences from Rich Web Experience 2011

December 8th, 2011 by Christian Hilmersson

Just came home from a very interesting conference a couple of days ago. I still feel a bit jet lagged after the long trip over the atlantic ocean from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, but it was really worth the effort.
Fort Lauderdale was greeting us with a comfortable wintery weather with temperatures at around 25°C so it [...]

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Quick Start – Jetty’s maven plugin with SSL

November 24th, 2011 by Marcus Krantz

Speed is the key. I often need a web server in order to run a web application I developed to try things out. Setting up this infrastructure can often be quite tedious but if the only thing you need is a servlet container I often use the approach described in this article. We start out [...]

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Configure your spring web application

November 17th, 2011 by Anders Asplund

This post is the first in a series of two blog posts where I will try to give some usefull tips on how to make your spring applications more configurable. Too often I see application configuration files embedded somewhere deep down in the application referenced only by its classpath location.
<context:property-placeholder location=”classpath:config.properties” />
By injecting the configurations [...]

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Getting started with git

October 26th, 2011 by Jan Västernäs

Having used subversion for a long time I wanted to learn how to use a distributed versioning system. The selling points for these products are very interesting.
For instance the possibility to separate commit from delivery seems like a nice option.
If you work on something that takes a couple of days to do, you want to [...]

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