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RESTful Software Development and Maintenance

A system for RESTful software development is presented which tighly binds software system components and their metadata to facilitate long-term maintenance.

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Working with PHP and Oracle

Learn about the latest Oracle PHP driver features available in Oracle's OCI8 driver.

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The DigitalFriend: the First End-User Oriented Multi-Agent System

An end-user oriented system for building a 'Band of Personal Assistant Agents (BoPA)'. Wraps Web services and RSS feeds in a friendly GUI interface, and much more.

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Open Source Glue: Using Open Source to Glue Proprietary Systems to Business Needs

This presentation deals with ways of using open source tools to make core proprietary systems more useful to business.

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Square pegs and round holes: A reflection on Class::DBI

A discussion of two developments; one where the initial decision to adopt Class::DBI is being regretted and another that ended up implementing its own database abstraction layer.

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Retooling the World Wide Web for Its Original Purpose: Modernising the Web for University Research

Describes work undertaken over the past 12 months to provide university and industry research collaborators with tools to improve their web based communication and disemmination.

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Implementation of Queuing Disciplines on Linux made Easy

Implementation of Mice and Elephants Network Queuing Disciplines on Linux.

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A Rails/Django Comparison

Django and Rails, competing for web developer’s hearts and minds in a dynamic, sixty minute showdown, with just one winner.

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System Administration Skills for Developers

Developers would normally rather develop. Sometimes they have to look after System Administration. This talk aims to give tasks and techniques for people in this situation.

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Team Monash: Outwit, Outplay, Outlast

The sum is greater than the parts; how making alliances can help you and your tribe. Techniques and tools for improving development teams.

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