Eclipse development and tools
Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE) used to develop applications in Java and, with plug-ins, other languages as well, including C, C++, Python, and Perl. Eclipse development is supported by many platforms and numerous plugins exist to extend the capabilities of this popular IDE. Eclipse is open source and so is free to use and download.In this section on Eclipse development and Eclipse tools, get news on the latest Eclipse plugins, find advice on how to optimize your use of Eclipse, and follow tutorials to improve your skills when using this popular IDE. Discover best practices for programming Java in Eclipse and learn how Eclipse tools can extend its capabilities. Learn about the Eclipse development including the integrated development platform (IDE), and discover tools and plugins you can use to create programs in Java.
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Continuing Coverage of New Java 7 Features and APIs: Vi
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...
When will the OCAJP & OCPJP 7 Exams Be Released
10 Jan 2012
News - Highly anticipated, the new Oracle certification for Java, OCAJP, went out of beta on December 17th, 2011. So when will the new exam be released? And when will the OCPJP exam be released?
OCPJP and OCAJP: New Java 7 certification requirements
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?
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Server-side development with Windows 8
21 Feb 2013
Feature - Enterprise Java developers typically shy away from the Windows platform, but Sal Pece decided to buck the trend and bring his Eclipse based development environment, along with his WebSphere Portal test server, to Windows 8. This article chronicles his...
What type of software professional do you need?
08 Aug 2012
Feature - Be it an agile team or a company using a waterfall type of development process, your application development team needs an assortment of different skills and skillsets. Here we look at the various types professionals that make up the typical application...
Maemo remains popular as a mobile development platform
25 Jul 2012
Feature - While everyone is talking about iOS and Android, the last Java survey conducted by TheServerSide indicated that Maemo remained one of the most popular development platforms for mobile applications.
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Improving ALM workflow with automation in Oracle PaaS
05 Oct 2012
Video - Application lifecycle management changes the way developers work when teamed with platform as a service, according to one ALM expert at JavaOne 2012.
The intricacies of safe and unsafe casting in Java 7
26 Jan 2012
Tip - One of the problems with casting is that it does have the potential to cause a loss of precision, especially if the number that gets cast does indeed fall outside of the range of the target type. Here we will explain why this happens.
OCPJP Java 7 Mock Exam Question: AutoCloseable
30 Dec 2011
Tip - The Oracle Certified Professional Java Programmer (OCPJP) exam requires you to know the ins and outs of the new language features introduced in Java 7. This tricky question tests you on your knowledge of try-with-resources and AutoCloseable objects.