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Presenting “Kafka in Production”

Really glad to tell that my second public presentation really happened at JProf meetup. Slides: Kafka_in_production Recording: This time way less time went into text repetition but way more time went into Kafka-related researches. 🙂 Even though I still have … Continue reading

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JEEConf 2017

Ізноў травень і зноўку захацелася ў Кіеў на канферэнцыю JEEConf. Лятаю я ў Кіеў за свае грошы. Было б бязглуздным вытрачаць свае грошы на тое, што не прыносіць задавальнення. Праўда? Квіткі на самалет і на канферэнцыю былі набытыя яшчэ ў … Continue reading

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Force Return in Java

Lets say you’re in the debugging session and you would like to return some specific result from the method in your IDE. Usually I was using Variable window in order to achieve this. However there’s a way simpler approach available … Continue reading

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Spring @Order in collections

It took me a while to understand why is the order not correct in the following code: class A { @Autowired Collection<B> beans; } interface B {} @Component @Order(1) class C implements B {} @Component @Order(2) class D implements B … Continue reading

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The Passionate Programmer

Just finished reading “The Passionate Programmer (2nd edition)” book by Chad Fowler. What can I say? I was looking for such a book for years. Sometimes I read books from Brian Tracy and similar guys. However these books are mostly … Continue reading

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Certified Developer on Apache Cassandra

Glad to say that my really early mornings which start at around 4 AM brought some results. I became a certified developer on Apache Cassandra. Even though I have a mixed feeling about the certification exam it was still a … Continue reading

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Devoxx Belgium 2016

General feeling Finally got to Devoxx Belgium this year. I always considered it to be the top Java conference in the European part of the world. Thanks to my current employer it became possible. Interestingly it took me a while … Continue reading

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