Application performance measurement and Java performance
Application performance measurement is an important part of testing and refining a Java application. Performance and metrics standards help developers and QA teams make sure the application meets expectations and will function properly once it is deployed. In this section on software performance measurement, learn techniques to measure Java performance and application performance effectively and read news about trends in Java metrics.
The most exciting new parts of Java EE 7 and Java 8
06 Nov 2013
Conference News - Java author Adam Bien discusses business logic and software development in Java 7 and Java 8.
Preventing unscheduled JVM downtime with java-monitor
15 Oct 2013
News - It's an administrators nightmare to find out that an important JVM has gone down. However, by using java-monitor, admins can learn more about their JVM and minimize downtime.
Project Avatar brings thin server architectures to Java EE 7
25 Sep 2013
Conference News - Combining Java EE's HTML5 support with a thin server architecture (TSA), Oracle is announcing the release of Project Avatar at JavaOne 2013.
Why Azul Systems was the right choice for the Microsoft Azure cloud
25 Aug 2013
News - When choosing to embrace the enterprise Java community, Microsoft Azure chose Azul Systems to built and customize the Java runtime for the Azure environment.
Continuing Video Coverage of New Java 7 Features and APIs
10 Feb 2012
News - Here at TheServerSide.com, we've been providing some very dedicated coverage to the new features of Java 7, with a look at tackling some of the new Java 7 APIs like the new File I/O (NIO.2) and concurrency libraries with tutorials and learning guides in...
OCPJP & OCAJP: Java 7 training requirement for the Oracle Certified Professional Programmer dropped
21 Dec 2011
News - In order to obtain the certified architect position from Oracle, attending and passing a training course is now required. But what about the Java Professional and Java Associate designations, OCPJP and OCAJP for Java 7?
OCAJP and OCPJP Changes for Java 7: New Objectives, a Format Change and a Price Hike
16 Dec 2011
News - The OCP (Oracle Certified Professional) Java 7 certification (OCAJP and OCPJP), which replaced the SCJP certification, will now require you to pass two exams, each of which will cost $300 to take, pushing the cost of the designation to $600.
New book details the concepts behind Java performance
08 Dec 2011
News - Java Performance, by Charlie Hunt and Binu John is a very technical guide to fine tuning Java applications for Windows, Linux, and Solaris systems.
Hudson vs. Jenkins: Is it too soon to declare a winner?
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 20 Oct 2011
News - The Jenkins community is promoting a number of bellweathers that would indicate that Hudson is losing the game when it comes to both mindshare and adoption. 85% of upgrades go to Jenkins. Jenkins GitHub repositories outnumber Hudson by a ratio of sixty...
GPGPU with Jcuda the Good, the Bad and … the Ugly
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 19 Oct 2011
News - In our previous article GPGPU for Java Programming we showed how to setup an environment to execute CUDA from within java code. However the previous article focused only on setting up the environment leaving the subject of parallelism untouched. In this...