“Do it yourself”…Custom JavaFX Controls

Every front-end developer knows the problem: the project you are working on requires a control that is not part of the standard library, which raises the question “How do I do a custom control myself?” This session will show you one way you can choose to create a custom control in JavaFX.

Important MySQL Products for DBAs

Finding the right tools to manage enterprise MySQL deployments is often left up to the DBA team. But without regular training, these teams sometimes fall behind in learning about new tools that can do the same jobs better. MySQL database software typically includes basic tools, but when it comes to monitoring, additional add-on tools are […]

Distributed Systems for Real-time JavaScript

Distributed Computing is a strange place where people think differently. Travelling there seems dangerous, if you are used to local or centralized computing. But incredible riches are to be found if you can learn it’s secrets. This talk is a report on my adventures into JavaScript distributed computing and advice for fellow travellers!