The Contentful Content Management Java Library is a Java Library for managing content with the Contentful Content Management API. The Content Management API provides developers the ability to import content from personal servers, third-party systems or tap into crowd-sourced user contributions. Some features include: automating content import and updates with custom scripts, exporting content for offline backup, and building content management applications.
Gnomedex, the annual tech conference in Seattle hosted by Chris Pirillo, and Microsoft Live Search, are teaming up to sponsor a developer's contest dubbed "Will Code for Green" where judges will accept mashup entries in two categories: Economy and Ecology.
As demand for Big Data applications continues to increase developers are being forced to confront some fundamental issues associated with traditional extract, transform and load (ETL). Simply put the ETL processes and technology they have in place was never designed to handle loading massive amounts of data into an application.