October Meeting

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Our next meeting will be Tuesday, October 18, 2016.
Doors open @ 6:30 PM,
Meeting begins @ 7:00 PM

Speaker: Bill Wixted
Speaker: Paul Webber

Wixted Speaking On:
Network Explorer app pitfalls and patterns

Webber Speaking On:
JavaOne 2016


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San Diego, CA 92123

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6:30 -

Equipment setup and mixer - Food Provided by: Integrated Associates, Inc.

7:00 -

Meeting begins, announcements

7:15 -

Speaker: Paul Webber - Java One 2016

7:45 -

Short Break

7:55 -

Speaker: - Bill Wixted - Network Explorer app pitfalls and patterns

9:00 -

Drawings - final announcements Meeting Ends, tear down, mixer

9:30 -

Official Stop

Speaker: Bill Wixted

Title: Network Explorer App

Abstract: Bill Wixted will present an app that he recently developed for fun.
It's called Network Explorer. You can find it in the Google Play Store.
This is a version 1.0 so he'd appreciate any feedback you have.
Bill will talk about some of the pitfalls and challenges he ran into during development. He'll also discuss some of the design patterns he used and networking code he developed for it. Topics he will touch on:
• fragments, action bar, navigation drawer
• Wi-Fi network discovery
• Bluetooth device discovery
• Discovering devices connected to a Wi-Fi network
• Integrating ACRA and Google Analytics.

Speaker Bio: Bill has 30 years of experience in software development including the last 15 years as a software development manager for Quest Software and Dell Software. He has led software development teams of 5 to 12 engineers and has been responsible for the full software product lifecycle from initial concept to final delivery. He has experience with roadmap development , defining product requirements, developing technical specs, designing system architecture, and project management using Agile and Scrum methodologies.

At Dell Software, Bill most recently led the development of mobile app monitoring toolkits for Android and iOS. Bill has extensive experience in web site design, web site and mobile app performance monitoring, distributed systems, LAMP stack, Java, C++, Android, HTML, JavaScript and TCP/IP. Since leaving Dell this summer Bill has been freelancing as a consultant and working on his Network Explorer app.

Speaker: Paul Webber

Title: Javaone 2016 Recap

Abstract: Five days of the 2016 JavaOne conference condensed to 30 minutes or less! Plus I'll throw in the Java Community Process and JavaOne4Kids! Just a few slides about the conference with my commentary about the conference itself. I'll show some of the timelines for the major Java initiatives and end with a few references that you might find useful.

Speaker Bio: Paul has been involved the software industry for over 25 years programming in languages such as SmallTalk, C++, Java, and Android. He has worked in many domains in the San Diego area with a strong interest in Agile Development practices. He has been involved in several volunteer organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America, Botball and The League of Amazing Programmers; giving back to the community. Paul has been the President of the SDJUG since 2001 actively coordinating the monthly meetings. Currently he is working at ResMed, a company committed to changing lives with every breath by treating sleep disordered breathing.

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