My 15th Microsoft MTA

Today I completed my fifteenth Microsoft Certified Technology Associate (MTA) exam. The exam was “Introduction to Programming Using Java (Exam 98-388). The exam focused on the following: Understand Java fundamentals Work with data types, variables, and expressions Implement flow control Perform object-oriented programming Compile and debug code   Here is a list of the MTA’sContinue reading “My 15th Microsoft MTA”

Video: Java for XPages Development

In this one hour, forty five minute webinar produced by TLCC and Teamstudio, Paul Calhoun and Howard Greenberg Paul Della-Nebbia talk about why every single IBM XPages developer needs to know how to program with Java: Java is an important skill to have as an XPages developer. This webinar will provide a foundation of the JavaContinue reading “Video: Java for XPages Development”

IBM Connect 2014: Must-Attend Sessions for App Developers – Part 1

Here are some of the “must see” sessions for IBM Connect 2014: SHOW303 – Proper Connections Development for Proper Domino Developers (Matt White and Mark Myers) Tuesday | 10:30-12:15 | Swan Osprey This is a session with a mission: to take a much loved IBM Domino app and deploy it to a client’s new IBMContinue reading “IBM Connect 2014: Must-Attend Sessions for App Developers – Part 1”

Podcast: There’s Gold in Them XPages

We talked with XPages developers Jesse Gallagher (@Gidgerby) and Dr. Mark Roden (@markyroden) about: How Jesse got started with Notes/Domino How Jesse’s interest in Ruby on Rails spilled over into XPages How a Notes/Domino programmer like Jesse has approached and been successful with XPages How to approach XPages app development What about Lotusscript? How toContinue reading “Podcast: There’s Gold in Them XPages”

Podcast: Learning XPages with Mark Myers and Matt White

Based on his recent blog entry about learning XPages, we brought Mark Myers on the show to discuss his approach to wrapping your head around XPages, especially coming at it as a person with a strong Java background. Matt White was also on the podcast to offer the perspective of someone who has been helpingContinue reading “Podcast: Learning XPages with Mark Myers and Matt White”