New Year, New Office

IT’S 2013 AND ISOS IS RAMPING UP OUR PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL PRESENCE! We are kicking off the New Year with some great changes. We have officially moved into our newer, much larger office at the University Center in Tempe. The dust is still settling, but it hasn’t slowed us down. We are still trying to […]

Cast Away with AspectJ

One of the many wonderful things about SpringMVC is its almost magical ability to inject required objects into controller methods. Need an object? Simply add one of the supported arguments to the controller method and it will be there when invoked by the framework. A common idiom involves including an argument of the type Authentication […]

No More Bolts

The horse and buggy is still a viable mode of transportation. Newer needs can be accommodated by adding horses and modifying the buggy. Of course just because something can be done doesn’t mean it should. When Java was establishing itself as a staple of modern enterprise applications development teams began creating frameworks for standard needs. […]

First Experiences with the Atlassian Jira Mobile Connect

I recently started a new iOS application and decided to add the Jira Mobile Connect SDK to hook the application to our Jira OnDemand instance. I found that the SDK was well documented (see Jira Connect for iOS) and hoped that it would be a smooth ride, but some issues and annoyances arose. Enabling Jira […]