Jeff Miller

Team to Create Outside the Box

Java’s missing TreeMap

One thing I have always found lacking in Java collections/containers is TreeMap. A simple class that takes a hierarchical approach to mapping data to a node.  Given a hierarchical string like “/java/myapp/javafx/config/phone” I can set the various objects relative to Read more…

Continuous Integration / Continuous Development

continuous integration development

Continuous Integration and Continuous Development is the ideal step for agile teams.  The goal here is that every time a developer makes a change, that change is quickly tested with automated testing.  This testing ideally would include unit and integration Read more…

OWASP for Maven Dependency Check

owasp dependency check

Need to check for security issues in your Maven Dependencies? OWASP can be integrated into your Maven build process easily.

JavaFx Maven Docker Image

javafx docker maven

Recently when setting up a Jenkins build environment to use a Docker Image with Maven that could build a JavaFX project.  Thanks to some searching and a bit of hunting I was able to create a Docker image to perform Read more…

Jenkinsfile for a Maven Build


Jenkinsfile is a great concept, however, I have found documentation is lacking.  To that end, a simple Jenkinsfile for building a Maven project should not be very difficult. With that in mind let me walk you through the steps on what Read more…