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Justin Risch

20 posts Richmond Virginia

Decoupling Data Governance

Why your data governance project needs an external driver. Most Data Governance projects start the…

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Jan 24, 2019

Justin Risch

Twitter Mining: Winning By Design

One popular topic in today's industry is Blockchain technology, which of course brings to mind…

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Dec 21, 2017

Justin Risch

Data Extrapolation: Learning From Your Big Data

The first step in answering any Big Data-oriented question is to simply obtain the data.…

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Jun 08, 2017

Justin Risch

Big Data

Going Green -- Your Office Matters

Most office-workers will spend the majority of their adult life in the office -- about…

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May 26, 2017

Justin Risch

Culture

Why We Code

It was that time of year again -- sitting around the table with extended family,…

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Apr 17, 2017

Justin Risch

Culture

Why is an Address NOT a (series of) Strings?

In my article Why an Address is NOT a String, we discussed the complexity added…

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Apr 11, 2017

Justin Risch

Data

Streaming With Scala: The Nuance of Real-Time Twitter Data

At Ippon Technologies USA, we're lucky enough to have "Coding Dojos" every 2-4…

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Mar 08, 2017

Justin Risch

LifeAtIppon

Pokemon GO: A Big Data Learning Opportunity

Nick Peterson and Justin Risch have begun to study Big Data, Spark, Hadoop, and the…

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Feb 16, 2017

Justin Risch

Big Data

Pokemon Go and Hipchat: A 5 minute tutorial on building a Java -based Hipchat plugin.

Hipchat API While Atlassian offers great tutorials and quick set ups for making a plugin,…

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Jun 28, 2016

Justin Risch

Culture

Reusing old Algorithms: Can your solution solve more?

As I outlined in the latter half of my last blog post, there’s a…

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Apr 19, 2016

Justin Risch

Why is an Address NOT a String?

Applying the concepts of Data Meaningfulness and Usefulness. One example given in the article [Data…

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Mar 10, 2016

Justin Risch

Data

The Ippon Formula: A Recipe for Innovation

If you were to boil down Ippon to its raw ingredients, and sifted for what…

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Mar 03, 2016

Justin Risch

Increasing the performance of your Web Application!

Recently, Tatami received a massive overhaul thanks to our partnership with VCU and their team…

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May 25, 2015

Justin Risch

Java's First Vicennial Anniversary!

In 1995, a new way of programming was born. James Gosling, working for Sun Systems,…

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May 21, 2015

Justin Risch

Making your web application load faster

Recently, Tatami received a massive overhaul thanks to our partnership with VCU and their team…

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May 12, 2015

Justin Risch