January 27, 2010

PinoyJUG 2010: Selenium :: Spring Technology

The Association of Filipino Java Developers(PinoyJUG) will have another set of activity from 7:00 to 11:00 PM on January 29, 2010. It will be held at the G2iX Techbar (5F Orient Square Bldg. F. Ortigas Jr. Rd., Ortigas Center, Pasig City).

This time, there are two topics: Automated Testing with Selenium and Spring Technology. The speaker for the first topic is Aaron Tinio, a senior QA engineer at G2iX and specializes on test automation using Selenium and Ruby. He is a contributor to the Selenium-Client Project, the official Ruby client API for Selenium Remote Control.

He will discuss the advantages of Selenium and how you can utilize it to save you time and achieve flexibility and greater control over your testing.

The next speaker will be Jasper Blues, a software engineer at ValueCommerce Phils. He has been working in the software industry since 1997. Prior to ValueCommerce, he was involved with the development of a product strategy and the design of Microlink's next generation core banking solution - which is based on a grid computing infrastructure. He has also worked for SpringSource Australia - the company behind the leading enterprise framework for Java. During his days at SpringSource, he actively contributed to a number of Spring projects, and was the founder and lead developer of Spring Ldap-ODM, on of the first object to LDAP directory implementations.

In his presentation, he will code live on stage to demonstrate some of the Aspect Oriented Programming features that the Spring Framework provides. It'll all conclude with a bang, when he shows off Spring's answer to the "Aneamic Domain Model" anti-pattern - creating rich domain objects using AspectJ weaving.

According to the organizers, the event will also streamed. Those in Cebu can watch the stream at the G2iX Cebu Techbar.