Bye Eclipse, hello IntelliJ Ultimate

In Januari I started on a new role, Full Stack developer at Rabobank. One of the developers in my team is a big fan of IntelliJ from JetBrains, so I gave it a try over the past weeks. I must say I don’t miss Eclipse at all. Currently I am running it on macOS, but Read More

My evolution as a developer: becoming a Full stack developer

Is the time of the year to have some time to reflect.   Entering the IT Around 2000 I entered the IT world, first as a Domino Administrator, but after a good talk with a former colleague I made the switch to become a Developer. So I became Domino Developer and learned Formula language and Read More

Cloudant connector plugin update: manage Design documents

Yesterday I was helping out Patrick Kwinten with some he had with my Cloudant Connector plugin on Slack. He asked also about the possibility to add or modify Design Documents, I found there foundation was already there.   Design Documents Design documents can be seen as the schema in your Cloudant database, which specify what is in the Read More

Give the XPages File download control a bootstrap UI

As I wrote before, I am developing a version 2.0 of Planning Portal app, with responsive design. My goal was to try get everything a bootstrap UI, last blog was about the File Upload control. At last the File Download Control was remaining. The display is not that bad, but I doesn’t like the remove Read More

Small example of Maven Dependency

Short Introduction The last 6 month I was at a customer where I did Lotus Notes app maintenance and lots of Java development. Especially the Java part is very interesting. I feld I entered another world, the world of ‘real’ java 😉 In the projects I worked with Maven, Jenkins, CheckStyle, Unit test frameworks like Read More

OpenNTF Essentials – Conflicting Update site databases

Last week I finally found some time to start with the OpenNTF Essentials, mainly to get started with OpenNTF Domino API. So I downloaded the zip file from OpenNTF and put the update sites on my Domino server. There is one for the runtime and one for the Designer, so pointed in the Domino Designer Read More

My session of Engage 2014 and a link to the demo database

Today I did a session at Engage 2014 in Breda. Thanks for attending. Below are my slides, which I didn’t show at the session 😉 And off course a link to the zipfile with the demo database and the actual presentation Use notes objects in memory and other useful java tips for xpages development from Read More