J Steven Perry

Steve Perry has been a professional software developer since 1991 using a variety of languages, but his favorite is Java. He is the author of Java Management Extensions (O'Reilly), Log4j Shortcut (O'Reilly) and has moderated the developerWorks Java Enterprise Open Source Application Architecture community. He has been a developerWorks contributor since 2009. Steve is Principal Consultant for Makoto Consulting Group, Inc. in Little Rock, AR, USA. When he isn't playing hockey or practicing yoga, Steve likes to make educational videos and post them on YouTube for Makoto TV. Check it out here and please subscribe!

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Java News and Code Episode 14

Oracle wants to open source Java Enterprise Edition, Android Oreo is here, and I'll show you how to build a custom maven archetype, on this...

Java News and Code Episode 13

Java still on top in the Tiobe index, Android O Developer Preview 4 is out, and I'll show you how to connect an Android app...

Java News and Code Episode 12

Adobe pulls the plug on Flash Player in 2020, Lots of new Spring project releases, and I'll show you how to build and deploy a...

Java News and Code Episode 11

Hyperledger Fabric v1.0 was released on July 11th, JUnit takes 1, 2, and 3 in the Takipi Top 100 Java Libraries, and we'll look at...

Java News and Code Episode 10

New open source tools for managing micro containers, breathe in some Eclipse Oxygen, and JUnit 5 Milestone 5 has been released, on this episode of...

Kotlin Rising, Java 9 Release Date is Set (Again), and Java 9 Migration Issues!

Kotlin's star continues to rise, Java 9 is set for GA Release on September 21st, and a walkthrough of some Java 9 migration issues, on...

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IoT Lessons Learned: Lessons learned from my first DIY IoT project

Read these lessons learned from developing a home automation system (from scratch), and save yourself…

Hyperledger Composer basics, Part 1: Model and test your blockchain network

Hyperledger Composer is a tool for quickly building blockchain business networks and prototyping blockchain applications.…

Hyperledger Composer basics, Part 3: Deploy locally, interact with, and extend your blockchain network

In this tutorial, the third and final installment in this series, learn how to modify…

Hyperledger Composer basics, Part 2: Refine and deploy your blockchain network

This tutorial builds on the sample blockchain network introduced in Part 1 and takes you…

IoT and the Smart Home, Part 3: Develop the IoT apps for a home automation system

In this series, you will learn how to build a simple - but complete -…

IoT and the Smart Home, Part 2: Setting up the system software for a home automation system

In this series, you will learn how to build a simple - but complete -…