Category Archives: Vertx

Setting up a Vert.x (Mod) project to work with Maven and Netbeans 7.1 on OS X and Java 7

Today I’ll show you one way to use Netbeans 7.1 and Maven to work with a Vert.x project. This is just one way you can go about setting up the project and is how I currently do it. If you … Continue reading

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The speed race is on: Vert.x and Node.js

Vert.x and Node.js are similar in some ways, and different in others. One such difference is that Node.js only allows you to write code in JavaScript whereas Vert.x allows you to code in Java, Groovy, JavaScript, Ruby and eventually as … Continue reading

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Getting started with Vert.x and Java on OS X

Vert.x is a fairly new project that has already reached 1.0 status and has a growing community. According to their website Vert.x is: Effortless asynchronous application development for the modern web and enterprise. If your familiar with Node.js then you … Continue reading

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