Integrated development environments
When creating a Java program, manually compiling, debugging, and creating code can be a time consuming and often fault-ridden process. With an Integrated Development Environment (IDE), many of those tasks can be automated. An IDE is a software designed to facilitate computer application development. An IDE usually contains a source code editor, a compiler and interpreter, and a debugger, and many IDES include additional tools. Popular IDEs for Java programming include Eclipse, NetBeans, JBuilder, and Rational Application Developer. In this section on Integrated Development Environments, find news, research, and tutorials on how to use an IDE, and discover tips and and advice for choosing the IDE that's right from you. The IDE can be an invaluable tool in creating Java applications.
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Do you have what it takes to be a full stack developer?
15 Jun 2016
News - There has been an increasing call in the industry for full stack developers. Java Champion Trisha Gee gives us her take on what such a position entails.
Java whiz Barry Burd discusses Greenfoot programming
04 Dec 2015
News - Learn more about Greenfoot programming from Java pro Barry Burd.
Google I/O keynotes announce plenty of toys for Andriod developers to love
29 May 2015
News - The Google I/O conference keynotes never disappoint, and this year, with announcements ranging from new online cloud storage capacities to new IDE features and new Android APIs, there's plenty for developers of all stripes to love, especially Android...
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Sasha Labourey on continuous integration environments
23 Sep 2010
Video - Interview with Sasha Labourey, former JBoss CTO, who just started a new company, CloudBees offering Hudson as a service. Labourey discusses continuous integration environments.
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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.
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.
Will 2015 be the year of the cloud-based, mobile IDE?
14 Jan 2015
Feature - With so many improvements in both cloud based technology and handheld devices, more and more developers want to develop in the same device they send texts with. Will 2015 be the year of the cloud-based, mobile IDE?
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Continuous DevOps documentation: It's a necessity
28 Dec 2015
Tip - Too often, documentation takes a back seat when organizations struggle with new methodologies and development approaches, but there is a need for documentation in a DevOps world.
What makes good software development tools great?
09 Sep 2015
Tip - Find out what separates the good software development tools from the great.
NetBeans IDE 8.1 worth a second look
28 Aug 2015
Tip - NetBeans IDE set to include Node.js support in the latest 8.1 version.