Never accept the defaults: Lessons Learned using OpenJ9 in a Container

Never accept the defaults: Lessons Learned using OpenJ9 in a Container Eclipse OpenJ9 is an efficient virtual machine with a small-dynamic footprint that is used for many cloud applications.  Many applications use the OpenJ9 to run their applications, such as the Apache OpenWhisk, IBM FHIR Server and Open Liberty. I learned a few things about running Java applications with the OpenJ9 VM in Docker: Eclipse OpenJ9 knows about modern applications Tweak Your Settings Review your Settings 1.   Eclipse OpenJ9 knows about modern applications The Eclipse OpenJ9 team smartly realized many Java applications are in a container or namespace or virtual…

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Bulk Data Configurations for IBM FHIR Server’s Storage Providers

As of IBM FHIR Server 4.10.2… A colleague of mine is entering into the depths of the IBM FHIR Server’s Bulk Data feature. Each tenant in the IBM FHIR Server may specify multiple storageProviders. The default tenant is assumed, unless specified with the Http Headers X-FHIR-BULKDATA-PROVIDER and X-FHIR-BULKDATA-PROVIDER-OUTCOME. Each tenant’s configuration may mix the different providers, however each provider is only of a single type. For instance, minio is aws-s3 and default is file and az is azure-blob. Note, type http is only applicable to $import operations. Export is only supported with s3, azure-blob and file. File Storage Provider Configuration…

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