Archive for the 'Technology' Category

Getting JBoss running with Sun tutorial

Monday, August 16th, 2010

the instructions work for the most part, but errors are produced. To resolve the errors, I found the following link very useful: Getting the J2EE Duke’s Bank Example running on JBoss-4.2.2.GA

Something is happening in Africa on the ICT front

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda. Something is happening on the continent on the ICT front. The launch of  the Seacom cable for East Africa promises unlimited opportunities. Mobile services are all the rage in technology innovation as Safaricom can attest. And as this article Tech For and By Africa shows, ICT is rapidly developing and hopefully will [...]

Configuring multiple JBoss instances on one machine

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Look at this link: Configuring Multiple JBoss Instances On One machine I chose the alternative port method as I didnd’t have multiple ip addresses on my machine. I created these 2 new jboss locations : $JBOSS_HOME/server/node1 $JBOSS_HOME/server/node2 and modified the jboss-server.xml file for each under the conf directory, setting ports-01 for node1, ports-02 for node2. [...]

Do Individual Innovators exist in Africa ?

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Individual innovation DOES exist in Africa as the 2 examples in this article show.

E-Learning for Africa

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

Another one of my interests. I didn’t know that such an initiative existed. I will definitely start to pay more attention. It is often said that one must find one’s passion in life. Is this a passion of mine? I’d say that it is since it has the capacity to make meaningful change in Africa [...]

Ajax, how cool is that?

Monday, April 5th, 2010

I just started researching and reading about Ajax (the technology, not the cleaner!!) and though I’m pretty late to the party being a server-side guy, I’m impressed. It’s pretty cool technology and radically enhanced the web user experience since it enabled a paradigm shift from strictly client-side or server-side processing to a parallel mode where [...]

Capital Markets Firms Turn to Cloud Computing by Wall Street & Technology

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

Capital Markets Firms Turn to Cloud Computing by Wall Street & Technology. Good article that highlights the confusion over what cloud computing really means in the financial services industry as well as it’s primary challenge in gaining acceptance: security concerns.

All about Computing in the Cloud

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

Cloud computing seems to be another of those IT industry buzzwords. Nevertheless, it has generated enough buzz to make it worthy of an investigation. Hence this thread. I’ll be investigating and commenting all about this new IT trend in the coming weeks. To kickstart it, let me post some links which I’ll be reading soon. [...]