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.
Public PaaS and private SaaS offerings accelerate DevOps adoption
31 Mar 2016
Feature - Be it an online Git repository, or a private CI server run on OpenStack, a variety of compelling public and private SaaS and PaaS offerings are helping to accelerate DevOps adoption.
The five keys to mastering software analytics, logging and reporting
25 Mar 2016
Feature - Simply turning on an analytics engine, going over logs and generating a report isn't enough to understand your software. Here are five keys to getting the most out of your analytics.
Choosing the right big data analysis tools
23 Mar 2016
Feature - In order to choose the right big data analysis tools, it’s important to understand the transactional and analytical data processing requirements of your systems and choose accordingly.
Make SCM tool Git the easiest part in a DevOps transition
21 Mar 2016
Feature - One of the first changes made by organizations engaging in a DevOps transition is using Git. Here are five tips to help simplify the adoption of the SCM tool.
Choosing the right DevOps tool to tame your polyglot programming
03 Feb 2016
Feature - When programs are built using a polyglot of different languages, organizations need good DevOps tools to manage that integration.
The top software picks for making Windows 10 workstations productive
11 Jan 2016
Feature - What software do you need to install on a Windows 10 machine to create an incredible, full featured, desktop computer that allows you to do everything you want? Here's our top software picks.
OpenStack develops its own static code analysis tool for Python
18 Jun 2015
Feature - For OpenStack, necessity proved to be the mother of invention, leading to development of a static code analysis tool for Python called Bandit.
Six Steps to Accelerating Mobile App Testing
17 Jun 2015
Feature - With software testing being one of the most time consuming steps in the application lifecycle management (ALM) process, everyone is looking at ways to speed up testing. In this article, we look at six ways to accelerate mobile application testing.
04 May 2015
Tutorial - Sometimes great frameworks like JSF, Wicket or Spring MVC make simple tasks surprisingly difficult to do. With JavaServer Faces, the simple task of invoking a method on a managed bean is actually a bit of a chore. In this tutorial, we tackle that chore...
Emerging 2015 Java trends: Cloud based IDEs and greater Java 8 adoption
09 Apr 2015
Feature - So far in 2015, big trends are emerging in the Java ecosystem, and top among those trends are the use of cloud-based IDEs and the adoption of Java 8 and lambda expressions.