“New” Tanker – current status

Both ESUG 2012 and GSoC have finished. At ESUG I gave a presentation about Fuel/Tanker (sorry, no slides because it was all demo). I also presented Tanker in the ESUG Awards….we got the 4th place, and only 8 points of difference with the 3er place 🙂   Anyway…I wanted to make public what exactly we … More “New” Tanker – current status

ESUG 2012: when the time to pay for the beers has arrived!

Hi guys. In a blog post of last year, I said: “What is really great is to meet people. Have you ever sent 1 million emails to someone without even knowing his face?. Is he 70 years old? 20 ? What language does he speak?  Well, ESUG is the perfect conference to meet people by … More ESUG 2012: when the time to pay for the beers has arrived!

Tanker screencast and image ready for testing

Hi guys. Last days, we submitted Tanker to the ESUG Innovation Technology Awards. As part of that submission, I have created a screencast and an image with the examples. The screencast gives you an introduction to Tanker and shows you how to export and import packages. I starts with a simple example, then it exports a … More Tanker screencast and image ready for testing

My (past) presentations at PharoConf and (future) talk at ESUG 2012

Hi. As usual, I wanted to share with you the slides of my last talks in case you are interested. PharoConf Last month I went to the first PharoConf held in Lille, France, and I gave to talks. One was about using the Fuel serializer for several different hacky things 🙂  You can find the … More My (past) presentations at PharoConf and (future) talk at ESUG 2012

ESUG 2011 presentations’ slides

Thanks to Marcus Denker, all the slides of the presentations of ESUG 2011 are available in two places: to directly download from: http://esug.org/data/ESUG2011/ and to view or download from slideshare:   http://www.slideshare.net/esug/ As every year, ESUG has not only the presentations of the conference itself but also from the International Workshop in Smalltalk Technologies (IWST). … More ESUG 2011 presentations’ slides

Fuel: First place at ESUG Innovation Technology Awards

ESUG Innovation Technology Awards presentations Hi guys. As I have already told you before, I finally presented Fuel at ESUG Innovation Technology Awards. The awards ceremony was quite good. Some people came to the table where I was and asked things about Fuel. Some didn’t know at all what Fuel was about (neither the internals … More Fuel: First place at ESUG Innovation Technology Awards

Boosting SandstoneDB with Fuel

Hi guys. I continue to find nice Fuel examples to show at ESUG, and I while doing so, I post my results 😉 . It may be useful for someone else apart from myself.  SandstoneDB is a database similar to Ruby’s ActiveRecord. SandstoneDB is a simple object database that uses (by default) SmartRefStreams to serialize … More Boosting SandstoneDB with Fuel