Rocky Mountain Software Symposium
November 16 - 18, 2012 - Denver, CO
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Java/Ruby Developer/Language Geek
Raju Gandhi is a Java/Ruby developer and a programming language geek. He has been writing software for the better part of a decade in several industries including education, finance, construction and the manufacturing sector. Raju has a graduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Ohio University. In his spare time you will find Raju reading, or watching movies, or playing with yet another programming language. He is affectionately known as looselytyped on Twitter.
The enterprise today consists of tens, if not hundreds of applications, all designed to meet the needs of the business. These applications rarely live in a silo, and often there is a need to establish a communication protocol between these applications.
There are various approaches to integration, and in this talk we will discuss the pros and cons of each. We will then focus on one particular approach, and solution - Spring Integration brought to us by the folks at Spring Source. We will talk about both inter and intra application integration, and look at some of the ways we can leverage Spring Integration within the enterprise
Poorly designed web applications fail to serve both the business and the users, leading to a unnecessary costs, and frustrated customers. By keeping the user in mind, and following a few simple guidelines, you can make huge leaps in the way your users interact with your applications.
In this session, we will focus on the enterprise - where the user-base is known and fairly consistent, but typically where user interface and interaction are not the top most priorities. We will discuss some rules for good design, look at a few simple design elements that can make your web apps shine, and your users rejoice.