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Apache MyFaces in the cloud

The Apache Software Foundation has a lot of offerings for cloud based infrastructure. There are a lot of projects in that directions. A few examples are: Hadoop, Cassandra, HBase or some that are currently undergoing incubation: Whirr / Libcloud. Two

Posted in apache, Bigtable, CDI, facelets, fun, Hadoop, HBase, java, jsf, myfaces

Example on accessing Apache HBase with JPA

A few month ago I started to play with Apache HBase, Apache’s Bigtable implementation. Since the Bigtable impl. from the Google AppEngine (->Datastore) can be accessed with JPA, I searched for a way to use HBase with JPA as well.

Posted in Bigtable, CDI, facelets, fun, Hadoop, HBase, java, jetty, jsf, myfaces

Apache Hadoop HBase plays nice with JPA

The Google AppEngine uses the Google BigTable implementation as it’s storage system. Instead of only offering a native (and not so common) API to persist data they worked with the Datanucleus guys to get support for JPA and JDO. There

Posted in Bigtable, ejb, Hadoop, HBase, spring