I am Devon Hillard

I am a technologist and entrepreneur.  I have specialized in ATG/Oracle eCommerce for the last 15 years, and am a Java/J2EE Architect. I am one of three founders of Spark::red a premium ATG Managed Hosting provider. Eight years ago we were three guys in a coffee shop, now we employ over 30 people and host sites for the Fortune 1000. I also created 10MinuteMail, a simple and secure temporary e-mail provider which gets about 3.5 million page views a month.


Recent Posts from my tech blog:

Control Nest Thermostat From the Command Line

December 30th, 2015|0 Comments

Learn how to control your Nest Thermostat from the comfort of your command line!

Updated JIRA to Omnifocus Integration

December 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Updates to my JIRA Omnifocus Integration I have made some long over-due updates to the Jira OmniFocus integration I wrote a year ago.  Sean Kane provided a great pull request earlier this year where he'd made [...]

New ATG Rest Module

December 3rd, 2013|2 Comments

Marcelo Onhate has written a very useful ATG REST module based on Jersey which looks to be an improvement over the built-in ATG REST support.  It uses annotations and is pretty simple to configure and [...]

error invoking target irman ioracle of makefile

November 22nd, 2013|7 Comments

If you run into the error "error invoking target irman ioracle of makefile" while trying to install Oracle Database, and the log shows a missing ljavavm12 library, you may need to copy the java library [...]