Monthly Archives: June 2009

Erlang at Facebook, SAP, …

Erlang At? Please add a comment if you use it in your company!

Erlang at BBC

Erlang at Facebook

Erlang at Github

Erlang at SAP

Erlang at 37Signals

Other presentations at

Connecting to a database with a webService (cxf) deployed (osgi) in Servicemix

1) Install and start ServiceMix 4.0

2) Add necessary bundles

features/install cxf-osgi

osgi/install -s mvn:org.apache.servicemix.bundles/org.apache.servicemix.bundles.commons-dbcp/1.2.2_3/

osgi/install -s wrap:mvn:org.springframework/spring-jdbc/2.5.6/

osgi/install -s wrap:mvn:mysql/mysql-connector-java/5.1.6

See details in this gooole document or download

Howto sharing (osgi style) a database connection in Servicemix4 / FuseEsb4

<?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?>
<beans xmlns=””

<bean id=”moodleDS”>
<property name=”driverClassName” value=”com.mysql.jdbc.Driver” />
<property name=”url”
value=”jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/moodle” />
<property name=”username” value=”root” />
<property name=”password” value=”” />

<osgi:service id=”moodleDSOsgiService” ref=”moodleDS” interface=”javax.sql.DataSource” />


See my Google Document for details!

ISTAT is moving from SAS to R

Istat [..] helps to develop ‘R Project‘, a statistical open source application. “We have donated software libraries to R, and are moving away from using SAS, the proprietary alternative to R. We contributed to the statistical application Adamsoft, which is being developed at the Caspur computing-lab, just two kilometres away from our institute.”

Vaccari says adopting open source requires institutes to make adjustments in their organisational culture. “It changes how people work, from ‘I’m important because I’m a bottleneck, to I’m important because I share things‘.”

Read it!