September 2012

September's  topic will be OSGi presented by Lou Caudell, Software Engineer at The Management Company.

OSGi technology is a set of specifications that defines a dynamic component system for Java. These specifications reduce software complexity by providing a modular architecture for large-scale distributed systems as well as small, embedded applications.

The agenda consists of:

  • Introduction
    • What is OSGI
    • History
    • Licensing
  • Architecture
    • Framework (model)
    • Life-cycle
    • Simple Example
  • Platforms and Utilization
    • Eclipse
    • Containers
    • Implementations
    • Complex Example(s)
      • Factory
      • Services
      • Cross communication
  • Security (maybe)
  • Information Sources
  • Discussion

Food and beverages will be provided by Adam Doll of Veredus in Tampa.  If you are looking for employment prospects get in contact with him.

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Tuesday, September 18th at 6:00 PM.

The event will be hosted by Community Foundation of Sarasota, located at 2635 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34237, which is west of exit 210 off I75.