The Cleveland Java Meetup Group

Meet other local Java developers to talk about code, architecture, and innovation. Both beginners and pros are welcome!

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Past events

  • Developing with Java Embedded Technology on the Raspberry Pi

    8-9 Aug 2012 in Independence, United States

    Abstract:The Raspberry Pi is a hot, inexpensive, new platform for learning computing skills.  The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized, single-board computer developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of stimulating the teaching of basic computer science in schools.We'll walk through the process of ordering, installing and configuring the Raspberry Pi.

  • Java 7 New Features Overview

    Wed, 14 Sep 2011, 21:30 - 23:30 in Independence, United States

    Abstract:The Java SE 7 release is the result of nearly five years of industry-wide development involving open review, weekly builds and extensive collaboration between Oracle engineers and members of the worldwide Java community via the OpenJDK project. Over the past year the OpenJDK community has continued to grow, including the addition of major vendors such as IBM and Apple.

  • Introduction to the Spring Framework

    9-10 Mar 2011 in Independence, United States

    Abstract:Everyday developers use the Java language to write applications, ranging from tiny applets to huge server-side applications. Through its wealth of application development resources, the Java platform makes an excellent development environment. However, many find that it lacks a central orchestrator, or method, for easily corralling this vast body of disparate resources into cohesive, well structured applications.  That is where the Spring Framework comes into play.

  • The Current State of Programming Education in Northeast Ohio

    Wed, 12 May 2010, 21:30 - 23:30 in Independence, United States

    Abstract:What is the current state of programming education in northeast Ohio? As with many professions in this tough economy, the IT industry has dramatically and fundamentally changed in the past decade. Has the programming curriculum taught at local colleges and universities adapted to this change?Taking a look at the way that teaching Java has evolved since its release over 10 years ago, we will discuss several key questions

  • Introduction to Clojure

    Wed, 14 Apr 2010, 21:30 - 23:30 in Independence, United States

    Abstract:Clojure is a dynamic programming language that targets the Java Virtual Machine (and the CLR ). It is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Every feature supported by Clojure is supported at runtime.

  • Java Enterprise Edition 6 Update

    10-11 Mar 2010 in Independence, United States

    By request from our members ...Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) is the industry-standard platform for building enterprise-class applications coded in the Java programming language. Based on the solid foundation of Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE), Java EE adds libraries and system services that support the scalability, accessibility, security, integrity, and other requirements of enterprise-class applications.

  • Introduction to Android Application Development

    10-11 Feb 2010 in Independence, United States

    According to Wikipedia and the Android website, Android is a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications running on the Linux kernel. Initially developed by Android Inc. (later purchased by Google, and lately by the Open Handset Alliance), it allows developers to write managed code in the Java language, controlling the device via Google-developed Java libraries.

  • Introduction to Hadoop

    9-10 Dec 2009 in Independence, United States

    Introduction to Hadoop Apache Hadoop is a Java software framework that supports data-intensive distributed applications under a free license. It enables applications to work with thousands of nodes and petabytes of data. Hadoop was inspired by Google's MapReduce and Google File System (GFS) papers. Hadoop is a top-level Apache project, being built and used by a community of contributors from all over the world. Yahoo!

  • Makerbot: A Unique Java-Enabled CNC Device

    11-12 Nov 2009 in Independence, United States

    Something a little different this month, learn how Java technology can extend the capabilities of a unique CNC device, Makerbot. Abstract: You will be introduced to an open source 3D printer - the MakerBot cupcake. All of the cupcake software and hardware is open source and it prints objects using ABS plastic. The Makerbot control module is derived from the open source Arduino project and was developed in Java.

  • Developing Mobile Applications with Android

    Wed, 14 Oct 2009, 21:30 - 23:30 in Independence, United States

    Developing Mobile Applications with Android This month, we will focus on mobile development, particularly, the Google Android platform. Android is a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. The Android SDK provides the tools and APIs necessary to begin developing applications on the Android platform using the Java programming language.

  • The Cleveland Java July Meetup

    Wed, 8 Jul 2009, 21:30 - 23:30 in Independence, United States

    Mule ESB - OpenSource Integration for the EveryoneAbstract:ESB (Enterprise Service Bus) solutions have been around for quite a while. Even before the advent formal ESB's, developers were integrating applications and systems in various ways. An ESB is a distributed infrastructure used for integration consisting of a set of service components and data adapters, which connect various types of services. ESB's provide an abstracted layer over a reliable messaging middleware infrastructure.

  • Sun Technology Exchange

    Fri, 26 Jun 2009, 12:30 - 14:30 in Independence, United States

    Sun Technology ExchangeSun Technology Exchange is scheduled for June 26th in our regular meeting place (click here to register). We're taking this opportunity to spotlight some cool technology JavaFX software, Glassfish application server and MySQL software that can help you deliver fast performance, high reliability, ease of use and dramatic cost savings with your next development project.Register today for this half-day educational session to learn how:[list]

  • TECHnic & Sun Technology Exchange

    Sat, 20 Jun 2009, 14:00 - 16:00 in Parma, United States

    TECHnic & Sun Technology Exchange!This month, our normally scheduled meeting will be postponed in order to accommodate two great June events. TECHnic will take place on June 20th (details below), and the Sun Technology Exchange will follow on June 26th (more info here). Please register and attend both!TECHnic 2009Your family, friends, fellow workers AND YOU are invited to join us in beautiful Parma, Ohio for TECHnic!

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