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Introduction When we develop applications for our clients we are implementing them according to their requirements. We discuss the capabilities and limitations of the Oracle APEX platform with our clients and we are constantly trying to meet their expectations. When …

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During the 4Developers conference, Łukasz Majcher and Bartek Chrostek (developers from Pretius) took part in the presentation titled “Secrets of top performance in Java revealed” by Jonatan Kaźmierczak. Łukasz and Bartek wanted to focus on the problem of counting words …

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In first quarter of 2019 our APEX Team (Przemysław Staniszewski @pstaniszewski, Adam Kierzkowski @kierzkowski49 and me @bostrowsk1) had pleasure to participate in 2 European Oracle Application Express conferences – APEX Alpe Adria in Croatia and APEX Connect in Germany. Both were very exciting for …

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Every retrospective should have an agenda and consist of the following phases: Setting the stage Gathering data Generating insights Deciding what to do Closing the retrospective In this article I’m going to focus on the first phase. Prepare the room …

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As mentioned in the previous article, our company uses conversational bot to improve recruitment process. See below for some stack decisions we took during development. When exploring a new technological area, I always start from checking solutions provided on cloud platforms. …

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All people are wondering what is important during a recruitment interview, for what recruiters pay attention to, and what is completely irrelevant for them. There are many myths about dress code. What is important, very important is to have clean …

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At 8 of April 2019 I took part in a big (2300 participants) conference 4Developers. 4Developers is event not focused on the specific programming language or technology, but it mix many of them. Attendees could choose lectures among architecture, backend, frontend, …

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Daily Scrum, daily stand-up, daily huddle – many names, same idea. But does everyone understand it? During my career I’ve seen many teams and their daily meetings. Some of them were short and productive, others were long and aimless. I …

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At Pretius, we continuously look for new areas we can develop competence in. Constantly growing market of conversational bots is drawing our attention in particular. Polish premiere of Google Assistant prompted us to create our own bot. For already two moths now, …

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There is something very unique about IT working environment. As I have struggled throughout many kinds of work I have never experienced such a desire to share your knowledge with other people as I have right now while working in …

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