Java EE development and enterprise Java platforms
Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) is a platform for developing server applications in the Java programming language. Java EE development is considered the de facto standard. In this section you will discover Java EE development utilities, find out what it means to be Java EE compliant, and learn about enterprise Java strategies for application developers and architects.
Java turns 20: What's in store for Java programming?
10 Dec 2015
News - Barry Burd, author and Java expert, discusses how Java programming recently turned 20 years old how it's managed to stick around for so long.
Performance upgrades and feature enhancements typify incremental Java releases
28 Oct 2015
News - There may not have been a major Java release since last year, but at JavaOne2015, there are still plenty of performance upgrades and feature enhancements for platform architects to boast about.
Life beyond the JavaOne sessions: Mastering life in San Francisco
15 Oct 2015
News - You won't spend every moment at JavaOne in a session, so here is some advice from Barry Burd on how to navigate San Francisco and get the most out of the JavaOne experience.
Barry Burd's guide to the best sessions to attend at JavaOne 2015
15 Oct 2015
News - Going to JavaOne this year? Wondering which sessions to attend? Conference veteran Barry Burd is here to help guide your way through Oracle's big conference in San Francisco.
Java 9 promises modularity and new value types
18 Mar 2015
News - Modularity and new value types could come with Java 9. This could mean improved startup performance and easier programming of arrays.
Enterprise scale AngularJS: Embracing Agile development in a brand new way
20 Nov 2014
News - Reporting from Devoxx 2014 in Antwerp, Geertjan Wielenga tells of some of the lessons learned on day four of the conference. News to many is the fact that banking development may be cool again, especially if those banks are embracing Agile development in...
Devoxx officially kicks off with Spring, Java EE 8, lambdas and value types
13 Nov 2014
News - As Devoxx 2014 officially kicks off, Geertjan Wielenga is there to tell us exactly what's hot at this year's conference. As one might expect, the Java EE versus Spring debate never goes away, but this year is about so many more things, from Scala to...
Reflecting on lambdas, open source software and startup strategies at Devoxx 2014
12 Nov 2014
News - Reporting from Devoxx 2014, Geertjan Wielenga gives us all the latest news from Day Two of the iconic conference, including insights on how to support open source software, what might be included in the future Java 9 release, and even some startup...
2013 sweetheart AngularJS takes a back seat to Docker at Devoxx 2014
11 Nov 2014
News - While AngularJS was everyone's sweetheart at Devoxx 2013, this year at Devoxx 2014, it appears that Docker, along with all of the usual suspects, from Scala to Java 8, is the new hot topic.
Is Lambda affecting your Java performance?
07 Nov 2013
Conference News - Java champion Adam Bien discusses how Project Lambda is impacting Java performance.