What we're about

Welcome! This is a group for anyone interested in Java development. Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the month and include opportunities for networking as well as presentations on some topic of interest to Java developers. We meet for dinner/drinks afterward.

Ray Tayek and Philip Yurchuk (https://www.linkedin.com/in/philipyurchuk) organize the meetings.

We have online discussions in two places:

The OCJUG mailing list:
http://www.meetup.com/Orange-County-Java-Users-Group-OCJUG/messages/archive/

The OCJUG LinkedIn Group:
http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Orange-County-Java-User-Group-1684187

Upcoming events (3)

Intro to JHipster

Peoplespace

In March, Padmanaban "Paddy" Nagarajan will teach us about JHipster, which is... * A high-performance and robust Java stack on the server side with Spring Boot * A sleek, modern, mobile-first front-end with Angular, React and Bootstrap * A robust microservice architecture with the JHipster Registry, Netflix OSS, the ELK stack and Docker * A powerful workflow to build your application with Yeoman, Webpack and Maven/Gradle SCHEDULE: 6:30 Networking 7:00 Presentation begins 8:30 JetBrains product raffle, then off-site networking Immediately after the meeting, we will head to El Torito Grill (map: https://goo.gl/maps/x7Sug ) for dinner, drinks, and more networking and discussion. See you there! ABSTRACT: JHipster is a development platform to generate, develop and deploy Spring Boot + Angular/React Web applications and Spring microservices. In this talk we will create a full stack Java application with Angular 6 Front end. BIO: Padmanaban (Paddy) is a passionate software developer and Java enthusiast with over 13 years of experience. He now works as a Senior Software Engineer at cFive Solutions. He focuses on Java, DevOps and writing high quality software.

The Future of Java is Today

Peoplespace

We are excited to have Michel Trudeau, Senior Director of Software Development at Oracle, tell us about the many current and planned enhancements to Java. It will be a rare opportunity to hear about the future of our platform directly from the source. SCHEDULE: 6:30 Networking 7:00 Presentation begins 8:30 JetBrains product raffle, then off-site networking Immediately after the meeting, we will head to El Torito Grill (map: https://goo.gl/maps/x7Sug ) for dinner, drinks, and more networking and discussion. Abstract: What’s new in Java today, and what’s coming to Java tomorrow? This session will review some of the recent enhancements made over the last year to the language and the platform, as well as offer a glimpse into some of the features in development that will continue to improve both developer productivity and program performance while retaining Java’s core values of readability, generality, and compatibility. About the speaker: Michel Trudeau, Senior Director of Software Development, Oracle Director of Engineering for the Languages and Tooling group of the Java Platform Organization at Oracle. Our team is responsible for the development of the Java Language, JLink, JShell, Project Amber, Project Panama, Project Valhalla, Javadoc and the Nashorn JavaScript engine.

Graph Databases for Java Developers

Peoplespace

This month, a solutions engineer from Neo4j will educate us on the different uses for graph databases and show us how to use Neo4j when a relational DB is not optimal. SCHEDULE: 6:30 Networking 7:00 Presentation begins 8:30 JetBrains product raffle, then off-site networking Immediately after the meeting, we will head to El Torito Grill (map: https://goo.gl/maps/x7Sug ) for dinner, drinks, and more networking and discussion. Abstract: With the assistance of Neo4j's graph experts, the International Consortium for Investigative Journalism won the Pulitzer Prize for exposing the complex relationships hidden away in the Panama Papers of the wealthy, their money, government officials, and tax havens. Neo also provided them with expertise for analyzing the subsequent Paradise Papers. More recently, Neo helped MSNBC use graph techniques to successfully identify the Russian Trolls responsible for over 200k fake tweets during the 2016 election. Discover the techniques used in these projects and how they are being used successfully by many global organizations for their cybersecurity, identity resolution, and fraud use cases. Neo4j will also provide a short demonstration of Neo4j using the Java driver. Links: Blog: Neo4j for Java Developers: https://neo4j.com/developer/java/ Neo4j Overview: https://neo4j.com/product/ White Paper: The Top 5 Use Cases of Graph Databases https://neo4j.com/resources-old/top-use-cases-graph-databases-white-paper/ Getting Started with Neo4j: Install, Learn Cypher, Import Data, Model, Build Application & Community https://neo4j.com/developer/get-started/ Getting Started with Neo4j on AWS: https://neo4j.com/sandbox-v2/

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Adventures in Entrepreneurship

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