May 17, 2008

Web 2.0: Oracle Mix

I know that this is not a new information, but have you heard about Oracle MIX?
Here a screenshot:
There are groups for most of the Oracle products. I just joined the SOA Suite and BPA group. Let's see, if these groups (and all others on Oracle MIX) are helpful the daily work.
If you are interested: Take a look at ORACLE MIX and sign in ;-)

May 8, 2008

UMPC: One A120

Just to complete the list of UMPCs on this blog:

The A120 from comes with a price from 279 Euros. Here are the details:

- VIA C7®-M-ULV 779 Prozessor mit 1.0 GHz
- 512MB DDR2 Speicher PC400
- 4GB Flashspeicher
- 64MB Onboard Grafik
- inkl. Windows XP Home + Open Office
There some rumors, that with the resolution of 800x480 some buttons in Windows XP can not displayed. But there is a note at the official site, which says, that this is no problem....

May 4, 2008

Review at amazon: Test and analysis of web services

Last week i read the book "Test and analysis of web services" to get some new tips and tricks how to deal with web services in projects or how to integrate webservices from other vendors into our product "Xyna Service Factory"

Here a short summary:

very academic
not up to date
some chapter refer to webpages (like, which are not reachable
no references to real projects

If this was too short, take a look at my review at (It is written in german, sorry...)