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Devoxx Belgium 2019 in a nutshell
originally posted on Optis

Me and my colleagues at Optis had the chance to be at Devoxx, and here’s my personal recap of Devoxx 2019.

Developing distributed applications with Cloudflow
originally posted on Optis

Cloudflow (previously Lightbend Pipelines) is an open source framework to develop & deploy distributed streaming applications on…

Should you get certified?
originally posted on Optis

When starting out as a developer you were probably asked if you had any interest in obtaining certificates.

A modern approach to password management
originally posted on Optis

In light of Cyber Security Month I wanted to write something that has been bothering me for a while. Most companies way of handling…

A look into our GraphQL hackathon
originally posted on Optis

Once upon a time, our colleague Kenneth had an idea… an idea to try out GraphQL in a hackathon, and thus, Whats’Optis was born…

Advanced React Patterns
originally posted on Optis

This year at React Amsterdam I had the opportunity to follow the advanced react workshop by Kent C. Dodds. In this post I will attempt to…

How and why I write blogposts
originally posted on Optis

The past, present and future of me writing blogposts about software development.

Writing a Java HTTP client with Feign
originally posted on Optis

Feign is a framework developed by Netflix that let’s you bind your Java to a HTTP client very quick and easy.

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…

The state of parking in Leuven (or how we stole 7,5 million euros)
originally posted on Craftworkz

Add value to your chatbot through phone calls
originally posted on Craftworkz

Leverage Twilio’s Media Streams to enable voice interactions with your chatbot.

Creating an ARCore powered indoor navigation application in Unity
originally posted on Craftworkz

How to talk with humans? A story about Voice User Interfaces (VUI)
originally posted on Craftworkz

Beginner’s guide to Craft CMS (part 1)
originally posted on Craftworkz

tl;dr — your first website build with Craft CMS with a local setup and a deployed application.

Integrate Oswald with Google Assistant to create a powerful voice assistant
originally posted on Craftworkz

Controlling an interface with your brain
originally posted on Craftworkz

Intelligent automation: when RPA meets AI
originally posted on Craftworkz

Changing the browser URL without reloading the page
originally posted on Craftworkz

e.g. To keep the filters on a web page when the browser reloads is easy to accomplish with the browsers history API.

Making my Case for “One Attribute, One Line” in HTML
originally posted on Craftworkz

Imagine: It’s a beautiful, sunny Friday afternoon.

My visit to Think2019.
originally posted on Integration Designers

Impressions and interesting stuff from the IBM Think conference related to my job and interest: integration, API’s, gateways, messaging…

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…