Hi, I am Maurice, a freelance IT-consultant and software engineer. I’ve specialized in big data application development and also worked in general enterprise software development for close to two decades now.
At the end of 2022 – I decided it was time for reflection….
Ep 1: A new beginning… 💡👨🏻💻 weiterlesen →
In this video I explain some 21 JVM parameters which are suited for most server applications. If you have any questions, you can read those links below for more information or just ask in the comments section.
21 Most Important Java 8 VM Options for Servers weiterlesen →
I recently have found a solution to very nasty bug. On my Ubuntu Linux development laptop, I run several virtual machines. I had to use VMWare Workstation for a project for one client of mine. I use quite heavy applications like IntelliJ IDEA (for Java Backend development), VMWare, Chrome, Firefox, Thunderbird for E-Mail and everything runs simultaneously.
Disable Hugepages on Linux yields huge speed improvements for VMWare Workstation weiterlesen →
Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr is out! If you want to upgrade to the lastest and greatest version of the Ubuntu Linux operation system you might want to follow this guide! I’ve described the process in great detail showing the complete upgrade process with screenshots to just follow along.
Upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS – All you need to know weiterlesen →
I’m currently all into Litecoin mining and find the cryptocurrency world very exciting! I am in the process of finishing my very first litecoin mining rig and encountered some obstacles along the way. Mostly supply equippment which obviously seems to be easy to get in the U.S. like plastic crates from amazon or pci express riser cables. I found them very hard to get here in Germany.
Litecoin mining – guide for perfect setup wanted ? weiterlesen →
I admit it! I’ve used Microsoft DOS and Windows for 12 years and was quite happy with it back at that time! I think, I personally and the worls ows Microsoft a lot by making personal computing available to the masses. I’m even a shareholder! I was happy with Windows, but in 2005 I became fascinated by Linux.
Microsoft PLEASE! Rip off these three features from other operating systems! weiterlesen →
Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander is out! If you want to upgrade to the lastest and greatest version of the Ubuntu Linux operation system you might want to follow this guide! I’ve described the process in great detail showing the complete upgrade process with screenshots to just follow along or watch the screencast.
Upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander fast and hassle free! weiterlesen →
Hi, have you ever woundered from time to time if all those gigabyte of images on your hard drive really need to be all that big?!
Normally, if you compress images, you lose quality. If you want to keep optimal quality you will normally end up with big files. So you either have to sacrifice quality or file size. If you are interested on how to get both, read on!
Optimize your PNG/JPEG images with no quality-loss in minutes! weiterlesen →
Today I want to share with you my resources that I use to learn and keep myself up to date about the startup scene.
Startup Podcasts that you don’t want to miss! weiterlesen →
I got mail from Rodk some weeks ago. He asked me a question that, I guess, many people have when they want to give new life to an old computer. Here is what he asked me:
What easy to use Linux distribution to use for old computers? weiterlesen →