SUN, the creators of Java Technology is a leading provider of trusted open source software for mission-critical enterprise applications. Sun created and sustains the development of the Java Platform.
Sun believes Open source is the ideal development and business model for today's massively connected Participation Age economy and contributes to many free and Open Source projects, covering a wide variety of technologies. Develop With a Community: Build On The Commons and Work With the Latest Advancements Sun understands the value of community development and has always been a community participant for that very reason. Not only is Sun now the single largest contributor of open source technologies behind UC Berkeley, but we are a member of many leading communities as well, including the Apache Software Foundation and GNOME, and have worked with the community to build technologies like the Apache Tomcat Java Servlet and Java Server Pages implementation in an open, participatory environment.
Skills Matter & Sun
Skills Matter and Sun work together through a close global partnership provide training and events on open source Java technologies to our joint customer base. As part of its extensive Java Traning portfolio, tiSun provides Skills Matter's JSF, Ajax, Spring, Hibernate, Swing and Struts related training courses to its customers worldwide and Skills Matter offers some of Sun's basic and advanced Java technology courses to its customer base in Europe, incuding Sun's core Java couses and its EJB3 course.
Furthermore, Skills Matter and Sun work together on several Open Source Community events, including Skills Matter eXchanges, often sponsored by Sun and Sun's JavaOne, where Skills Matter regularly contributes to the University Sessions.
The Terrier Project
Featuring Iadh Ounis
Terrier is a robust and modular Information Retrieval engine. From version 2.2, Terrier supports the indexing of large collections in a Hadoop Map Reduce fashion. This uses the single-pass indexer to index sections of each collection (as batches of files) as map tasks...hadoop
Scalable Reasoning on RDF Documents with Hadoop and HBase
Featuring Michele Catasta
Michele Catasta gave a talk on Scalable Reasoning on RDF Documents with Hadoop and HBase.hadoop hbase
Featuring Tom White
MapReduce is a programming model and an associated implementation for processing and generating large data sets. Users specify a map function that processes a key/value pair to generate a set of intermediate key/value pairs, and a reduce function...mapreduce hadoop
JavaOne 2008 Highlights - All About the Sun Certified Enterprise Architect (SCEA) Exam
Featuring Humphrey Sheil
The Sun Certified Enterprise Architect (SCEA) exam represents the culmination of Sun\'s certification program for the Java community. This session covers the newly revised SCEA certification that was released in the first quarter of calendar year 2008.java exam preparation
The Cathedral, the Bazaar and the Commissar: The Evolution of Innovation in Enterprise Java
Featuring Rod Johnson
In this session, Rod Johnson will provide an opinionated view of the story of enterprise Java innovation, what it teaches us about the wider industry and the lessons we should consider when making technology choices.evolution toplink