Benchmarking Java8 stream and parallelStream against old school fashion

JDK8 brings in the game new stuff like streams and PARALLEL streams. The question is how fast can they be compared to old school manner to achieve the same task ? Answers…

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How to implement a custom Spring-Boot Application HealthIndicator

For those who use Spring-Boot or even better JHipster as based stack for their Java Enterprise Application, you are probably familiar with Spring-Boot « health » endpoint within Actuator project.

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Releasing on GitHub my AWS EC2Backuper: Uses Tag and Applies Retention Policy

As introduction, you can read my post a year ago about AWS EC2 backup ecosystem and needs

https://zoumana.wordpress.com/2015/04/01/aws-ec2backuper-tool/

EC2Backuper is a multi-platform (Java based with bat and shell launchers) which goal is to

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IPTABLES: Prevent a server from spamming out

Your server can somehow be compromised and used to spam (email): if it’s a cloud or a dedicated server subscribed from a decent provider, they will notify you about that (i speak from experience here :-))

Any way to prevent yourself from that or to block back in case you are facing it already, here are simple iptables rules Lire la suite

OpenSource Asterisk-JMSConnector Application 1.0-GA

Telephony and IT integration/coupling is surely something that can bring power or add values in some businesses (Customers Services, Hotlines, Contact Centers, Ordering lines, CRMs, Banks, Political Campaigns, Marketing, Leads Generations/Validations…)

Asterisk being the most open source IPBX used so far, is part of many architectures: small or big, single or clustered…

Here is how Asterisk-JMSConnector fits inside this picture….

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