OpenAPI Specifications for Freebusy and Calendar available on OpenNTF's Github account and SmartNSF Beta 2 released 

By OpenNTF | 3/14/17 5:31 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

The application development landscape of today's world is completely upside-down. While in the past a platform has to integrate all and should consume open standards, in today's world a platform should be capable of being integrated everywhere and providing open standards. This shift is a logical consequence of the new paradigms of microservices and microservice-oriented architecture.

Feature Packs Are Here 

By Martin Donnelly | 3/8/17 12:01 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Feature Pack 8 for IBM Notes/Domino has finally arrived and brings with it a slew of goodies for the Domino developer. From an XPages perspective alone, FP8 is loaded with the aggregation of all XPages Extension Library releases since 9.0.1 GA – that’s a total of 17 releases all rolled into FP8!

Domin & REST: Debug your Plugin 

By Sven Hasselbach | 3/7/17 11:05 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

When developing OSGi Plugins, you should have your own development server running on your local machine. Not only because of the faster deployment of changes (a new version of a plugin must always deployed with a HTTP restart), but because of the Java debugging posibilities: Only one Eclipse instance can connect to the JVM, and every request processed by the server will start the debugger.

IBM Connect 2017 Session Materials 

By Serdar Basegmez | 3/7/17 1:30 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

After a great conference, I have just been able to prepare session materials. Sorry for the delay but I had to complete the documentation for the demo application I have used in the REST session.

IBM Connect - Domino Application Development Review 

By Paul Withers | 3/5/17 5:50 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

This time last year, the message about Domino application development was very straightforward. Domino 9.0.2 was slated for Q4 2016, with the expectation that this would include open sourcing of not only XPages Extension Library components, but all XPages components.

Markdown XPages UIControl – Cameron Gregor 

By Cameron Gregor | 3/5/17 8:37 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Often when I’m designing an xpage, there might be a section of the page in which I want to explain some instructions to the user. Some options here are to: write the Instructions using html and embed directly in the xpage markup write the Instructions directly in the design pane and format using designer’s ui e.g. bold, color, size etc

A view in to your data 

By Declan Sciolla-Lynch | 3/1/17 3:49 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

In the Domino world the data store is part of the application container. When building your app you will invariably start by creating your forms and views to hold the basic structure of the data. For this Spring Boot based application I am going to start with the same step of building my data.

Notes application modernization with Vaadin :: A step-by-step beginner tutorial 

By Stephan Kopp | 3/1/17 3:39 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

Modernization of IBM Notes/Domino applications should be done outside of the Notes/Domino universe, which means in the first step to create a non-xpage frontend and connect it to your existing Notes application.

My take on IBM Connect 2017 

By Frank van der Linden | 2/27/17 12:49 PM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

IBM Connect went to the west coast of the USA, to the famous Moscone Center in the middle of San Francisco. Last week I have attended and spoken at IBM Connect. Here are some thoughts about the event.

Domino & REST: Listeners for Initialization & Destroying of a Servlet 

By Sven Hasselbach | 2/27/17 5:47 AM | App Dev - Web | Added by Oliver Busse

If you need to know when your Servlet is initialized or destroyed, you can use a ServletContextListener in your application. First, create the class AppServletContextListener and implement the javax.servlet.ServletContextListener interface.