Maven for the Beginner Programming

Maven for the Beginner

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 six months ago that used Mav…
UnitOfTime – Measure and convert you milliseconds JAVA

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 IFTTT

Extending Jenkins to IFTTT

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 [ Website ] [ Download …
UnitOfMemory – Measure and convert you bytes JAVA

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 handle this for me.  So I created UnitOfMemory as …