Jeff Miller

Team to Create Outside the Box

Maven for the Beginner

Maven Building

Maven is a Java project’s build system.  I have seen other attempts to create an all encompassing system, and really had not used Maven, not really seeing a big difference between it and Ant.  Until a project I started on Read more…


UnitOfTime – Measure and convert you milliseconds

Continuing my series on advanced classes that are handy to have around when needed.  I have created the UnitOfTime.  This class is used to convert a number of milliseconds over to a more understandable period of time.


Extending Jenkins to IFTTT

jenkinsfile

Jenkins is ready to integrate into IFTTT!  That’s right while there is no Jenkins Channel setup, you can make use of the Maker Channel.  This is a great way to integrate Jenkins into your IFTTT system. IFTTT Build Notifier 1.2 Read more…


UnitOfMemory – Measure and convert you bytes

Not very often do I need to take a number of bytes and convert them into the most appropriate measurement.  This came up recently on a project and I thought it would be nice to just create a class to Read more…


UnitOfDistance – Measure and Convert your distance

UnitOfDistance

Well I was bored one night after creating the UnitOfMemory and decided what else could be useful in the future.  I came up with a UnitOfDistance to convert distances over land.  Miles v’s kilometers and everything in between.  The class Read more…