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Why don't open source projects pay more attention to backward compatibility [closed]

I have just spent several hours trying to find a combination of Eclipse, Maven, Tycho and Acceleo that will work together to run a batch build. All of the above are incredibly sensitive to the ...
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Testing strategy for coupled systems

We have 2 coupled applications: a ReadOnly view and an Admin management view. The ReadOnly view is updated by changes from the Admin view. Each application is owned by different teams. Each ...
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Synchronization between new website and legacy website

To give you a bit of context, we are building a new version of our website from scratch. But we don't want to do a "big bang" release where from all of a sudden the new version is in prod (because we ...
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How do you scale your integration testing?

I am investigating techniques and strategies for scaling our growing number of integration tests on our current product, so that they can (humanly) remain part of our development, and CI process. At ...
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Points to Understand Architecture of an Application/System [closed]

We are working on a knowledge transition of multiple applications (around 700). To make the process easy, I am preparing a list of key points we need to consdier for understanding the architecture of ...
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Multithreading message broker in a transactional system - Best Practice [closed]

We have 2 systems that exchange tickets base on a transactional flow, they have an order in the ticket statuses if one status does not reach one system all the flow is stuck. The problem is that we ...
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Approaches for manage AD users inside my HR system [closed]

I want to start a new HR web application based on asp.net mvc-5 & Entity Framework. as it is almost the case Users inside the HR system will exists inside the AD, and when a new user join our ...
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Differences between API Gateways and ESBs? [closed]

The company I work for is evaluating some middleware solutions for governace, metering and security of web services. Currently, we're using an Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) for this purpose, but some ...
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Becoming a basket integration provider

I am looking to creating a basket integration solution that our retailer partners can make use of. Option 1 I was considering creating this as a HTML + JavaScript (AngularJS) application so we could ...
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What is the integration architecture used by Github for its web interface?

I am amazed by the way Github integrates with different systems like Travis. They are separate companies, but yet Travis builds blend seamlessly everywhere in the Github interface. Yes, i am asking ...
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What is the advantage of using Direct Web Remoting over a REST web services design? [closed]

I have an enterprise Java web application deployed in tomcat. I am looking for ways to integrate a HTML & JS UI with the mid tier java code. So far, looking around I have found that there are two ...
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Real time data synchronization techniques between two systems

I need to come up with a design for real-time data update from a COTS product (a Point of Sales system) to a custom-built .NET application (an Inventory Management system). Particularly, any sales ...
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Best way to make synchronous calls between JEE apps [closed]

I have two jee web apps that are going to be published on the same physical server, but on different network addresses. APP A: Listens to a port on a public IP address and makes synchronous ...
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Sharing classes or interfaces between different projects

I was looking for some answers in SO or here, but without any results, that's why I would ask you. Let's assume I have a two different projects - for example server part and client part of an app. ...
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What is needed write an interface to Microsoft Dynamics GP web services?

We've went ahead and purchased Microsoft Dynamics (see edit history for why) in order to write 2 functions to interact with one tiny part of it to fulfill one big need. What I want to know is, from ...
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Requirement that code changes within release be reverse compatible with DB schema

I have recently come across a requirement related to our release/SDLC process that seems a little out of the ordinary to me so I am writing this to inquire whether this practice is common and, if not, ...
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database replication or custom solution like creating enterprise “bus”

I'd like some input on how to keep databases that are running on different servers throughout our organization synchronized. We have a registration system of sorts, and when user "John Doe" registers ...
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Service Design approach - one generic operation, and its implications

The hot topic in our organization is Service Design Approach. First Approach - The team wants to design services which essentially have one operation, can take any XML and return response XML ...
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Best practice mapping an external id on my system

I've done some searches for "id mapping" and "external id mapping" and I can't find anything meaningful on the site or google, so, here's my question/scenario. I'm developing an application which ...
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Accuracy in calculating distance from Android Device using double integral? [closed]

Using TYPE_LINEAR_ACCELERATION suppose I found out that the device is moving at 4 m/s². a(t)=s"(t)=+4 v(t)=∫4tdt s(t)=2/3t³ s(3)=18m How much accurate it would be?
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How to integrate google search results in a spring mvc app

Here's what am trying to do (and searching for similar hasn't shown any results anywhere): On my website - provide an input box which will search google for results. I want to display those results ...
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Request - Reply vs Publish-subscribe

We are working on a integration between two large systems. System A is a database with employee data, and System B is an external system that is used for the daily contact with the customers (i.e ...
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Why is SIT called SIT when it serves for system testing?

I should define a testing strategy and environments and I have encountered rather terminology issue (but might well be my fault) so I hope someone will correct me here. We are using INT environment ...
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How to deal with warnings in a legacy project

I work on a C++ project that generates bajillions of warnings. Most of the warnings appeared after the code was written: Initially the project used Visual C++ 8, soon switching to 9, but there is ...
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Using testing branches in Git

We have someone (let's call him Ted) that is responsible for testing new features and bug fixes. We're using Git and GitHub. master should be/is always deployable and development is where we ...
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.NET developer needs FoxPro advice

We have a prospect with FoxPro 2.6 (whatever it means) system. Our product integrates with other systems by the means of triggers (usually). We would place couple of triggers on X system and then ...
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Enterprise Integration: File Exchange vs Web Services

TL;DR Sort of brainstorming: why integrating systems by means of exchanging loosely-structured files (as opposed to XML web services integration) is a bad idea? TL Part We're offering an online ...
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How to host a site in another site - with little or no coding

SUMMARY: All of these happens on Site A User visits site A User enter username and password User click on Login Button User authenticated on Site B behind the scene User is shown a page on Site A ...
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Patterns for integrating with a slow external service

Was hoping someone could provide some patterns/techniques/ideas to increase performance for the following scenario. Am integrating with an external ordering system via SOAP. The external system can ...
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How to get new team members up to date with the project? [closed]

We are about to hire 1-2 new engineers for the software team (consisting of 3 developers, 1 tester). What are the steps to integrate them into the team? My ideas are : read documentation (coding ...
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Lua-type Java integration with C++

So I'm curious: I've implemented Lua within C++ a few times before, and while it was relatively simple, it still didn't harness the power that I would have liked. I love how eclipse works, ...
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Is it bad practice for services to share a database in SOA?

I have recently been reading Hohpe and Woolf's Enterprise Integration Patterns, some of Thomas Erl's books on SOA and watching various videos and podcasts by Udi Dahan et al. on CQRS and Event Driven ...
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Ways of integrating legacy applications

My company is one which has grown up rapidly over recent years in multiple territories. We are not a software company per se, but a technical one who have developed various bespoke applications ...
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Should I get a service-oriented architecture certification? [closed]

In my place of work, we have a number of applications that seem to interact in a rather ad-hoc, haphazard way, and I feel I need to understand system integration better. I'm currently deciding ...
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Integrating Domain Model Applications - Resources/Guidance

I'm struggling to find guidance on integrating various applications, usually based on a Domain Model architecture. The applications often expose and consume each others WCF services, but this tends to ...
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Testing Data : Should I Create a bogus test case?

I've written an Integration program that produces files from a source set of data and converts it to a target data file. These files contain field/record information that must be validated by our ...
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Web2.0, AJAX, HTML5, Facebook, social web, OpenId, OAuth, web browsers… where is it going ? [closed]

We have seen many new things in the last five to seven years on the web: Facebook, HTML5 appeared, new browsers grew strongly, Google failed with Wave. Facebook, GTalk and Gmail are cross-platform ...