JavaOne this year is held at a different location (Maps.Bing, Maps.Google) and in different dates …
The European OpenSQLCamp 2010 will take place in parallel to
the Free and
Open Source Conference 2010 (FrOSCon) on Saturday 21st
and Sunday 22nd August at the Fachhochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg in St. Augustin, Germany. St. Augustin is located close to
Bonn and Cologne.|
Looking back at the short-term, it wasn’t long since MySQL was bought by Sun, and yesterday the deal with Oracle was finalized.
I want to take this time to thank everyone involved in MySQL and the surrounding community for their hard work, and express my wishes that you look forward to the future and what it might hold, I am sure it will be great.
I think that if done correctly, we as a community can benefit from these changes in the long run, so let’s look forward rather than backward.
On a sidenote, mysql.com is quite slow today, perhaps as a result of high load due to masses of people wanting to check out the news. However, sun.com has now been redirected to Oracle.com.
Turns out however that things such as the documentation is still missing, hopefully it will return soon. As an example for what I mean, take …[Read more]
After a nice long vacation, it's time to unveil our destinations for public classes in 2010. We are now offering a course for Developers as well as DBAs. The dates are:
- Seattle 16 February
- San Francisco 18-19 February
- Boston 22-23 February
- New York City 25-26 February
- Montréal …
Everyone and their mother are throwing out their predictions for 2009 nowadays, itâ€s a new fad. Itâ€s like youâ€re not cool anymore if you donâ€t have twitter, a Mac, and a set of random predictions for the next 12 joyous months.
So I decided to throw in a few ideas of my own to be part of the cool crowd again (how much cooler can I be already, you might think, and I wouldnâ€t blame you).
Disclaimer (read it, tough guy)
What this post is:
- about the future of technology and the Internet, 2009 and beyond.
- my ideas on what is going to happen or should happen. If they happen to match someone elseâ€s ideas â€“ it doesnâ€t mean I ripped them off, it just means we share the same opinions and theyâ€re more likely to come true.
What this post is not: