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LJC/Packt Publishing Monthly Promotion – January 2010

Congratulations to Johan Fourie who won December’s competition and picked up his free copy of JDBC 4.0 and Oracle JDeveloper for J2EE Development from Packt Publishing

Packt Publishing is a unique publishing company specializing in highly focused books on specific technologies and solutions.

Each month we run a promotion with them in which ONE LJC member will be selected at random to receive a free book. This month as it is a new year they have generously opted to give away books to THREE members!

Each month we will send you a list of 10 books. To take part in the promotion all you have to do is send an email to me at b.cranford@clearview-itrs.co.uk with your name, your book choice and the address you would like your book to be sent. Please mark ‘Packt Publishing’ as the subject title.

Here are the books on offer this month, the winner’s will be picked at random and announced toward the end of January/early February:

Spring Web Flow 2 Web Development

Seam 2.x Web Development

JasperReports 3.5 for Java Developers

LWUIT 1.1 for Java ME Developers

Pentaho Reporting 3.5 for Java Developers

JDBC 4.0 and Oracle JDeveloper for J2EE Development

Oracle SOA Suite Developer’s Guide

Grails 1.1 Web Application Development

DWR Java AJAX Applications

Service Oriented Architecture with Java

To take part in the promotion all you have to do is send an email to me at b.cranford@clearview-itrs.co.uk with your name, your book choice and the address you would like your book to be sent. Please mark ‘Packt Publishing’ as the subject title.

Good luck,

Barry Cranford

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A quick reminder that the UK’s newest Java conference takes place in London from 22nd – 24th February.  

JAX London offers fresh knowledge from the industry’s leading players on Java, Enterprise Technology, SOA, Agile & Cloud.  Share first-hand experiences and insights that let you develop like never before.

In December JAX London gave 5 free tickets to members of the London Java Community.  If you missed out on these, you can still get discounted tickets here: https://www.entwickler.com/ssl/formtool/index.php?id=73&lang=en

Enter LJC02 when booking for an extra 5% off. 

JAX London will be the perfect forum for software developers, project managers and architects to learn about the latest Technology, Architecture and Agile Methodologies. 

There’s a huge range of content on Java Enterprise, Java Web, Java Core, Agile, Spring, Architecture, Ruby on Rails, Groovy & Grails and more.   The latest updated sessions and speakers can be found at: http://jaxlondon.com/conferences/trackssessions/

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Happy new year!

Just a quick note to say happy new year to one and all, I hope this year brings you all that you wish for. We are now in our third year of operation and 2010 promises to be the best year yet with lots of interesting presentations, conferences and social meetups coming your way.

We had over 600 new signups in 2009 which has taken us to almost 850! I am eager for the LJC to keep growing at this rate and would like to increase our membership to 1500 by the end of 2010.

If you are not already a member the LJC is an official Java User Group. We meet regularly for presentations on the latest technologies and movements within the Java world. We also hold regular competitions and giveaways for our members. Membership is completely free, you can sign up here:  http://www.meetup.com/Londonjavacommunity/

Thanks,

Barry Cranford

What is the LJC

The London Java Community (LJC) is a group of Java Enthusiasts who are interested in benefiting from shared knowledge in the industry. Through our forum and regular meetings you can keep in touch with the latest industry developments, learn new Java (& other JVM) technologies, meet other developers, discuss technical/non technical issues and network further throughout the Java Community.

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