JSRs and APIs
In this section on the Java programming language, get news, advice, and tutorials on using Java in enterprise application development. Learn why Java is so widely used in programming today, and discover tricks to use and pitfalls to avoid. It's important to stay informed about the latest Java Specification Requests (JSRs) and application programming interfaces (APIs). We bring you news about JSRs and APIs, popular Java platforms, classes, objects, IDEs, and SDKs that exist for programming in Java.
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API World Conference reveals API developer pain points
22 Sep 2014
News - When API developers and software architects from all over the world converged in San Francisco, they had a lot to say about the right and wrong ways to manage an API project.
Goodbye, sysadmins; hello, software developers
02 Dec 2013
Conference News - As organizations are moving towards cloud computing, sysadmins are losing their relevance in software development.
JClarity's Ben Evans tackles Lambda, Java 8 and value types in JDK 1.9
11 Oct 2013
Conference News - In this interview with JClarity's Ben Evans, we hear insights on Lambda, Java 8 and how value types will improve application performance in JDK 1.9.
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Troubleshooting the most common compile-time errors in Java code
24 Aug 2012
Tutorial - In this second tutorial in a series on Java programming, we look at how to troubleshoot and fix the most commonly encountered compiler errors.
Install the Java Development Kit (JDK): Setting JAVA_HOME
16 Feb 2012
Video Tutorial - The Java Development Kit (JDK) is a necessity for every Java developer. This video tutorial will guide developers through the process of installing JDK version 6.
Is Java EE7's cloud focus too narrow?
11 Oct 2011
Video - The upcoming Java EE7 release is focused on cloud computing, but at JavaOne 2011 some Java experts wondered if that's a good thing.
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Creating pages based on a JSF template: Using the Facelets ui:define tag
20 Jul 2014
Tutorial - What do you do once you've set up a handsome page template using the Facelets functions that come with JSF 2.x? Well, you start creating new pages, meshing those ui:define tags in with ui:composition and ui:insert. It's easier than it sounds, trust me.
Making MBean work
27 Jun 2014
Tutorial - In part four, learn how to ensure that MBean interface has been accurately implemented.
Configuring VisualVM to connect to the app server
27 Jun 2014
Tutorial - Learn how to configure VisualVM in part three of this tutorial.
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Improving Java performance by minimizing Virtual Machine (JVM) latency
01 May 2014
Tip - Users demand that their applications run fast, but working with Java bytecode presents optimization problems that other architectures do not encounter. Here we look at how to improve the performance of the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) by minimizing the...
25 Apr 2014
With Java EE 7, your Design Patterns are dead. And your EAR is ugly too.
01 Jan 2014
Tip - Adam Bien isn't without opinions when it comes to modern day enterprise programming techniques. From the use of design patterns, to the manner in which projects and modules are divided, Bien isn't without opinions when it comes to developing Java...