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Progressive web apps with Angular CLI
originally posted on Optis

If you’re into web development and you haven’t been living under a rock for the past 2 years, then you might have heard about PWA’s, short…

Exploring GraphQL
originally posted on Optis

If you’ve been working on web applications recently, you probably heard the word “GraphQL” a few times already. If you don’t know what it…

Reactive programming with Spring boot 2
originally posted on Optis

Last month, Spring boot 2 was released, and with it, we now have access to many new features such as Spring 5, Java 9 support and many…

Memories of a React festival
originally posted on Optis

It’s that time of the year again, conference time! Or it was anyway.

Spring @ Devoxx
originally posted on Optis

It’s halfway autumn again, which means that it was time for Devoxx Belgium! As usual, there were several interesting talks, related to…

Working with microservices
originally posted on Optis

Microservices, you’ve heard about them, you may have seen them, but what are they? Well, they are two things, they are micro and they are a…

Progressive web apps
originally posted on Optis

The term Progressive web apps was coined in june 2015 by Alex Russell and Frances Berriman to bridge the gap between web apps and native…

Developing a complete REST API with Loopback
originally posted on Optis

Loopback was created as an open source mobile backend-as-a-service framework by Strongloop. It allows you to setup a REST API in minutes…

My week at Devoxx (… so far)
originally posted on Optis

It’s November, so it’s that time of the year that every Java developer in Belgium and beyond is looking forward to, because it’s time for…

Google Cloud Next ’18 London — It’s serverless all the way
originally posted on Craftworkz

Story by Dries De Rydt and Matteus Deloge about their experiences and takeaways about Google Cloud Next ’18 in London

On invisibility and flying cars
originally posted on Craftworkz

Last Sunday, I had the privilege of being asked to man our very own Craftworkz booth at the Tech Fair of SuperNova, a “one-of-a-kind event…

Creating A Virtual Nostalgia Simulator
originally posted on Craftworkz

A Billboard for the Future
originally posted on Craftworkz

An internship by Arthur Magnus

Craftworkz in the Netherlands
originally posted on Craftworkz

The first month of Ferdi and Joris

Building a Chatbot with Oswald
originally posted on Craftworkz

Putting it to the Test

Why you should use AMP together with PWA (for SEO)
originally posted on Craftworkz

AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) is a new keyword in the world of Front End together with PWA (Progressive Web Application). AMP was acquired…

Let’s Chat In Hebrew
originally posted on Craftworkz

Bringing Hebrew into chatbots might be closer then we think

Meet our new office!
originally posted on Craftworkz

We finally have our new office! This is a good thing, in the last few months Craftworkz has quickly grown to 17 people, but our office only…

A brave new world: from studying to working on my first project!
originally posted on Craftworkz

A lot has changed in the past three months. A few weeks ago I was still a student, now I have a job, I work every day and it feels like I…

Building Castles in the Air — Smart Legal Contracts
originally posted on TheLedger

🔮 The Contracts of Tomorrow

How blockchain could support road asset management
originally posted on TheLedger

Within Flanders, there are a multitude of road managers and dozens of other parties, who rely for their daily operations on accurate…

Certified for Life — International exchange & authentication of diplomas via blockchain
originally posted on TheLedger

Student & labor mobility are well established within Europe. For example, in 2015 about 1.6 million students were undertaking tertiary…

A Beginner’s Guide to SideDBs and Private Data for Hyperledger Fabric Nodejs Chaincode
originally posted on TheLedger

The latest v1.2 release of Hyperledger Fabric introduces private data stored in SideDBs. This solution offers you the possibility to build…

Private data, a possible built-in “GDPR compliant” solution for Hyperledger Fabric
originally posted on TheLedger

The next release of Hyperledger Fabric v1.2 (just released) introduces private data. This feature can fix a bunch of confidentiality issues…

Who is TheLedger and what do we do besides writing blogs and doing hackathons
originally posted on TheLedger

and writing blogs about doing hackathons.

Make the apps of tomorrow with blockchain technology of today
originally posted on TheLedger

The introduction and enforcement of GDPR, the ever-changing rapid evolution of the software-development eco-system and the rise of…

Hyperledger Fabric: Kick-starting my career as a software developer.
originally posted on TheLedger

Halfway through March I started my internship at TheLedger. An IT-consultancy company specialized in blockchain technology. I got the…

💎 DiaVest — Winning solution for the hackfordiamonds hackathon
originally posted on TheLedger

Last weekend, we participated in a hackathon called “Hack For Diamonds” organized by Junction. We participated in a mixed team from…

How to deploy (early) production ready Hyperledger Fabric applications using IBM Cloud
originally posted on TheLedger

This post will be a quick walkthrough of the new blockchain plans on IBM Cloud and on how to deploy chaincode on them. I created an account…

RPA and Natural Language Processing
originally posted on Roborana

For this case, we decided it was time to have a look at Natural Language Processing, and find out where it could assist our RPA processes…

Mitigating the impact of GDPR with RPA
originally posted on Roborana

May 25th... The day that the new GDPR legislation comes into place. Should we be afraid of the possible impacts on our organizations…

My internship at Roborana
originally posted on Roborana

My first insights into Robotics Process Automation (RPA) and the dynamic team behind Roborana.

Automated invoice processing with RPA
originally posted on Roborana

My first steps in the magical world of RPA

Intelligent Receptionist
originally posted on Roborana

Chatbot working together with RPA bot: a game changer!

When Chatbots meet RPA bots
originally posted on Roborana

The technology landscape has been evolving rapidly in the last years. New technologies have been emerging, older technologies have been…

RPA satisfaction: business value vs cost reduction!
originally posted on Roborana

A recent survey is showing some interesting results on RPA satisfaction.

RoboRana — Specialised in RPA solutions
originally posted on Roborana

RPA or Robotics Process Automation is a digital technology that is tremendously trending at this moment! It has everything to disrupt…

Visiting IBM Think 2018
originally posted on Integration Designers

I decided to attend the IBM Think 2018 conference in Las Vegas. It was the first time that IBM brought all of its big conference together…

Think 2018
originally posted on Integration Designers

Last Sunday Think 2018 started. Think is IBM’s largest conference. On this conference some new exciting developments were announced in our…

XSD Visualisation Part 1
originally posted on Integration Designers

By Niki Heyligen

IBM Watson Customer Engagement
originally posted on Integration Designers

A few weeks ago, I attended a big IBM training event about IBM’s e-commerce offering. During the conference, a new brand name was released…

A message about IBM Messaging
originally posted on Integration Designers

During my 4 days stay in Madrid at the IBM technical conference, I attended some interesting sessions about one of my favorite topics…

Blog kick-off
originally posted on Integration Designers

On July 1st, Integration Designers was launched within the Belgian Cronos group. Integration Designers focuses on integration projects…