NuWave recently put a new demo together, which we unveiled at the 2019 NonStop Technical Bootcamp (TBC). It shows how a typical NonStop payment application might use LightWave Server and REST to make its services more easily available. It also shows how LightWave Client can bring new REST services into the payment application, extending its capabilities. A short video of that demo is available here. If you would like to learn...Read More
NuWave's LightWave solutions can be used in a wide range of environments and provide a huge number of benefits for HPE NonStop applications. With so much on offer, where do you start? When doing a trial of LightWave ServerTM or LightWave ClientTM, you might find a demo in our GitHub repository that you can use to be up and running in a matter of minutes. This article shows you what's available.
First off, what is GitHub, and...Read More
REST-based Web services have become massively popular - there is a Web service for just about anything you can think of. From credit card processing services, such as those available from Visa's VTC API, to blockchain services, real-time stock prices to address validation - there is probably a Web service that can help your NonStop application be more powerful and more relevant in today's world. But how do you enable your...Read More
There’s been a lot of enthusiastic noise around blockchain for a number of years now. From Bitcoin to Ethereum, Corda to IBM Blockchain, there are many frameworks that we can consider if we want to implement a blockchain or distributed ledger technology (DLT) solution. The NonStop division at HPE have put their weight behind the R3 Corda solution, and have a brand new reference architecture showing Corda in a hybrid environment...Read More
In a blog last year, titled NonStop Applications and API Gateways -What's the Big Deal? we looked at API Gateways, and how NonStop applications can benefit from working with them. Microservices are an important aspect of working with API Gateways, and while that article touched on microservices, it didn’t get into details.
This blog is intended to introduce the reader to microservices - what they are, why they can be a good...Read More
There is a lot of talk lately about HPE’s acquisition of Voltage Security (now HPE Security Voltage), and how this will affect HPE Atalla and its security offerings. I actually touched on this topic in the May/June issue of The Connection in an article I wrote with Joe Androlowicz (HPE), and again in the July/August issue with Terence Spies of Voltage. Both HPE and Voltage seem to be excited about the acquisition and the benefits...Read More
It's a new year and the NonStop space is buzzing with excitement about NonStop X. This new system comes out in March, and we cannot wait. We are hoping that this new version of our favorite platform will bring even more people into our small community, since a broader userbase will benefit everyone, including the existing NonStop customers. An influx of capital for HPE and the vendors will allow them to spend more time on R&D,...Read More