WITSCALE'S SCJP STUDY NOTES
AUTHOR Compiled & published this popular Java tutorial for SCJP Preparation. It consists of short study notes for SCJP 1.4 preparation. Ranked 7th(on 19 Oct 2008) on Google against the“ SCJP” keyword. WITSCALE SCJP E-BOOK: AUTHOR Authored the SCJP handbook, It is a 500 page book written in simple & easy-to read style covering the SCJP 1.4 exam preparation in great detail. It is organized to match the certification objectives and has lots of illustrations(around 225) and around the same number of code listings. It has mock tests at the end of each chapter to instantly assess the understanding of concepts learned. Updated the e-book content as per the additional objectives of SCJP 5.0 WITSCALE ASSESSMENT ENGINE: DEVELOPER The test engine Java-XML component that simulates Sun's test environment. It is a MVC architecture with ActionServlet as main controller(much similar to Apache Strut's ActionServlet, but written well before Apache struts was introduced). The servlet delegates the action to appropriate handler. XML is used for data structuring and XSL style sheets for styling the data. Apache xalan is used for XML transformations. MySQL is used for data persistence. A BIOTECHNOLOGY COMPANY: CONTRACT CONSULTANT Developing a bilingual(Marathi-English) website for a bio-tech company. This website was hosted on a Joomla CMS in a LAMP setup(Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP). Involved in requirement specifications, content development(creation, translation, presentations) & administration. CONSISTEC. DE, GERMANY: CONTRACT CONSULTANT Designed, developed, documented and tested a Java module which is part of a PDI(Personal Data Interchange) application in client's mobile access node application. It is capable of de-marshalling VCard & VCalendar streams(file format) to Java objects & vice-versa. VCard is a file format standard for electronic business cards. Coordinated the development of module, led code reviews and fulfilled the goals for quality assurance.