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HawtIO on JBoss EAP (Part II)

I just posted an entry on running HawtIO on JBoss Wildfly 8.1 recently. From that post you know how awesome HawtIO is, and all of the cool plugins it has to make managing your JVM based technologies from a single dashboard… well… hawt…. However, I wanted to dedicate a post to running HawtIO on JBoss [...]

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HawtIO on JBoss Wildfly 8.1 — step by step

HawtIO gives awesome eye candy to your JVM based middleware. It’s a unifying console for applications that would otherwise have to build out their own crappy web console; and let’s be honest, they’re all built differently, differing technology, different UX, and all around a terrible way to try to manage middleware in QA/PROD environments… I [...]

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Camel on JBoss EAP with Custom Modules

Apache Camel — the best open source integration library Apache Camel is an awesome, open-source, integration library that can be used as the backbone of an ESB, or in stand alone applications to do routing, transformation, or mediation of systems (read: integrating multiple systems). Camel is quite versatile and does not force users to deploy [...]

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JBoss Fuse DevOps Demo — step by step

I recently did a step-by-step demo on using Fabric8 or JBoss Fuse with an emphasis on DevOps. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Fabric8, check out the overview I put together a few weeks ago and check out the community docs as they freakin rock! But for the step by step demo, have [...]

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Fabric8 HTTP Gateway

I recently put together a quick Github project to show the Fabric8 HTTP gateway in action. It shows a sample project that you can use to test out the HTTP Gateway. The example/camel/cxf profile that comes with Fabric8 basically does the same thing now. Fabric8 Gateway The Fabric8 project — pronounced fabricate — is a [...]

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DevOps with Apache Tomcat/TomEE and Fabric8

DevOps is all about automating your build and release environment, reducing human error/tasks, and building up a pipeline to support continuous delivery so you can get quick feedback about your IT solutions. It takes communication between your development teams and operations teams, as well as discipline and commitment to automation. Part of the automation I’m [...]

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Meet Fabric8: An open-source integration platform based on Camel and ActiveMQ

Fabric8 Fabric8 is a Apache 2.0 Licensed upstream community for the JBoss Fuse product from Red Hat. It’s is an integration platform based on Apache ActiveMQ, Camel, CXF,Karaf, HawtIO and others. It provides automated configuration and deployment management to help make deployments easy, reproducible, and less human-error prone. The latest GA version of JBoss Fuse (v6.1), was recently released and [...]

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Videos: JBoss Fuse on OpenShift: Detailed walk through

I’ve been meaning to blog about this for a while, but never got the time. Well I have a few seconds to point out that I’ve posted eight (8) step-by-step videos walking you through the details of an out of the box demo for running JBoss Fuse on OpenShift. I wrote about the getting started [...]

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Video: Simplify your integrations with Apache Camel and Fabric8

I just finished my talk at DevNation on Simplifying your integrations with Apache Camel. You can find the slides here: Simplify integrations-final-pdf from ceposta It went great, and if you’re (or were) at the DevNation conference you probably got to see a lot of the new awesomeness from the Fabric8 team. If you didn’t make [...]

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JBoss Fuse iPaaS on OpenShift : Getting Started

Well, you probably know my thoughts on cloud, PaaS, iPaaS and the like. In short, there’s a lot of hype around it, unscrupulous vendors, and some awesome magic involved. But there is some truth to it when you live in reality. And I prefer reality. So let me introduce you to an iPaaS built on [...]

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