Java Development Tools
Java development tools are supported by many platforms and numerous plugins exist to extend the capabilities. In this section, get the latest news on development tools, find advice on how to optimize your use of Java, and follow tutorials to improve your skills when using Java development tools. Learn about valuable tools including the integrated development platform (IDE), and discover tools and plugins you can use to create programs in Java.
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Lambda and Java 8 with Joonas Lehtinen
10 Jun 2014
News - Learn about Lambda and other new features in Java 8 from expert Joonas Lehtinen.
Web-based development tools face challenges
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - At EclipseCon 2014, solutions architects discuss the challenges of Web-based development tools.
What's next for big data trends in 2014?
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - Learn about the next steps in big data trends for the enterprise in 2014.
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Bitnami: How a pet project evolved into cloud hosting and server management
25 Nov 2014
Feature - It's amazing how what was once a pet project that provided simple installers to fellow developers turned into a profitable business on the leading edge of cloud hosting and managed virtual servers. Here we take a look at the Bitnami story.
Advanced JSF Tutorial: The single page interface (SPI) with Facelets, Ajax and HTML5
07 Sep 2014
Tutorial - Some say it's impossible, but if you really understand the technology, you will realize that creating a single page interface (SPI) with JSF, Facelets, Ajax and HTML really isn't all that hard. In fact, JavaServer Faces makes it pretty easy!
HTML5 now rules the desktop, but shortcomings make it a hard sell for mobile
18 Aug 2014
Feature - HTML5 is changing the game for both mobile and desktop developers, but that doesn't mean HTML5 is a panacea. Performance problems, a lack of tooling and missing features are causing a roadblock for some organizations, especially in the mobile space....
Expert Technical Advice:1 - 3 of 12
Improvements in HTML5 features push migration
08 Sep 2014
Tip - Organizations that don't make a bee line to HTML5 won't have access to a dynamic range of audio and video features.
HTML5 tools and semantic elements analyzed and explained
14 Aug 2014
Tip - HTML5 is still a bit of a mystery for some developers. In this tip, developers can learn about the latest in HTML technology, then find a tool or tool criteria that will help them utilize HTML5.
Software architecture: Five things every developer should know
18 Apr 2014
Tip - Learn five things every developer should know about software architecture for present-day technologies.