Java 8 – The Road to Lambda expressions

Lucas Jellema 1

Java 8 offers wonderful opportunities and new interesting intellectual challenges for Java developers. With this upcoming release, we are once again focused on programming itself – instead of yet another framework – and learning new programming concepts. The introduction of Generics was the last time Java programming was significantly changed […]

OOW13: summarizing one week and 2000 sessions in 3 hours and a bit – the yearly AMIS OOW Review session – 10th October

Lucas Jellema

On Thursday 10th of October, the 12 man strong AMIS delegation at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne 2013 will present its findings in a 3 hour session at AMIS HQ in Nieuwegein, The Netherlands. You are welcome to attend this free session (from 16.30 on, food provided). Please register here: http://www.amis.nl/nl-NL/evenementen/technologie-evenementen/oow-review. […]

OOW13: What questions to get answered and plans to see evolved at this year at Oracle OpenWorld Conference

Lucas Jellema

As I am about to start my ninth Oracle OpenWorld Conference, I am wondering what this year’s conference will have in store for me. My schedule is largely filled  up, I know who I am going to meet, where I have to speak and where I need to go. Now […]

Oracle OpenWorld & JavaOne Review bijeenkomst – 10 oktober

Saskia van der Maat

Op 22 september begint in San Francisco de Oracle OpenWorld: hét internationale evenement waar Oracle haar productstrategie presenteert en Oracle-specialisten ervaringen uitwisselen. Naast Oracle OpenWorld wordt ook de JavaOne georganiseerd, internationaal trefpunt voor de Java-community. AMIS heeft de traditie om uitgebreid verslag te doen van beide conferenties. Dat doen we […]

Het Oracle OpenWorld Preview Evenement (5 september 2013) – 15 sprekers & sessies

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Vanaf 22 september vindt in San Francisco de Oracle OpenWorld conferentie plaats: hét evenement waar Oracle haar productstrategie uit de doeken doet en waar Oracle specialisten van over de hele wereld ervaringen uitwisselen. Tegelijk met Oracle OpenWorld wordt ook de JavaOne conferentie georganiseerd, het trefpunt voor de wereldwijde Java gemeenschap. […]

Oracle Database SQL – Recursive Subquery to inspect events in football matches – find the MVP

Lucas Jellema

In a recent post (https://technology.amis.nl/2013/07/24/oracle-database-12c-find-most-valuable-player-using-match_recognize-in-sql/)  I described how we can use the new Oracle Database 12c MATCH_RECOGNIZE operator to spot patterns in records and derive results from those patterns. I used the MATCH_RECOGNIZE to find the most valuable player in a football team (US readers: I mean the sports that […]