JVM performance tuning
Within a Java-based system, a lot of responsibility is put on the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) to make sure the application runs smoothly and reliably. JVM performance tuning issues are therefore of paramount concern to any Java developer. Application Performance Monitoring systems, interception, triage and collection each play an important role. In this section find news, research and tutorials on how to better understand JVM performance tuning, and get tips and advice for diagnosing and fixing JVM performance tuning more effectively. The JVM must be carefully monitored and attended to for optimum performance.
JavaOne conference coverage 2012
SearchOracle.com | 01 Oct 2012
Conference Coverage - Join TheServerSide.com and SearchOracle.com as we present conference coverage from JavaOne and Oracle OpenWorld.
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?
The Java 7 OCPJP & OCAJP Cert to cost more than SCJP
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...
Oracle and Terracotta push JSR 107 forward
14 Oct 2011
News - One of the big topics of conversation at last week’s JavaOne conference in San Francisco was the upcoming Java caching standard, JSR 107. In fact, all of the JavaOne sessions dedicated to the topic were delivered to a standing room only crowd, as you can...
Bob Lee on Java References, Square, and Deploying Rails on the JVM
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 13 Oct 2011
News - Bob Lee, CTO of Square and formerly responsible for core libraries in the Android platform sat down with O'Reilly for a short interview during JavaOne. Bob talks about his talk on Java References as well as his work at Square and his current challenge to...
Java on the iPhone at JavaOne. But would Apple ever allow it?
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 06 Oct 2011
News - In an effort to demonstrate just how far the tentacles of their new HTML5 based strategy will reach, Oracle's Cameron Purdy and Adam Messinger demonstrated the deployment of a cross-platform application, written of course in Java, that would run on...