Apache Project(s) of the month


Apache MetaModel

It's a few years now since I've got the "polyglot persistence" bug, first out of interest, then out of necessity. Given the abundance of data models and storage technologies available today, it is crucial to be aware of the strengths and weaknesses of each solution; furthermore, more often than not …

Apache Daffodil

Let's start the blog with Apache Daffodil. Daffodil presents itself as "an open-source implementation of the Data Format Description Language to convert between fixed format data and XML/JSON"; basically, by using Daffodil, one should be able to read data saved into an "obscure" format and convert them into an …