Josh Adams – CTO / Principal / Lead Developer – isotope|eleven
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Josh Adams

A bit more about Josh

I am a CTO / Principal / Lead Developer

Josh Adams is a developer and architect with over eleven years of professional experience building production-quality software and managing projects. Josh is isotope|eleven's lead architect, and is responsible for overseeing architectural decisions and translating customer requirements into working software. Josh graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Mathematics and Philosophy. He runs the ElixirSips screencast series, teaching hundreds of developers Elixir. He also occasionally provides Technical Review for Apress Publishing, specifically regarding Arduino microprocessors. When he's not working, Josh enjoys spending time with his family.

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Recent Blog Posts

So it's been a month since my last (nominally weekly) linkdump. Many apologies about that. As a means of apology, please enjoy this cat.


Now that that's over the links!

  • We launched TruCoin RT this week to great fanfare.
  • David sent a list of...
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Let's say you have a JRuby app running on an EC2 server and you want to connect to it remotely with VisualVM.

You might end up with an init script that looks like the following. This is just here for posterity's sake :) Hope some internet traveller...

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First things first:


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Having problems with SSL? OpenSSL's s_client is your friend. Here's anexample session:

$ openssl s_client -connect


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