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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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.
New Eclipse Hudson CI server release aims for enterprise
26 Sep 2013
Conference News - Prior to JavaOne, Eclipse announced the release of Hudson CI server, aimed at enterprise development team structure and continuous delivery.
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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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Which EJB to use? Stateful, stateless and singleton session beans compared
03 Jul 2013
Tutorial - When developing a service layer, Java architects are often challenged with which of the three session beans, stateful, stateless or singleton, should be used.
Alternative JVM languages: Scala explained
09 Apr 2013
Video Tutorial - Watch this video lesson to learn the benefits of exploring the JVM alternative language Scala.
Merging Mobile ALM with Traditional Enterprise SDLC Processes Effectively
18 Mar 2013
Feature - Mobile application lifecycle management (Mobile ALM) and traditional software development lifecycle processes are clashing as organizations bring mobile and traditional development together. Here were offer some tips on how to merge Mobile ALM with...
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Software requirements and expectation management key to project success
14 Apr 2013
Tip - Many shun the task of properly documenting a system, but successful projects know that effective requirements docs lead to better expectation management and a greater degree of success.
Moving from imperative programming to object orientation
06 Apr 2013
Tip - All simple problems break down to the basics of imperative programming, but great software relies on object orientation.
Five quick Java programming tips for junior software developers
06 Apr 2013
Tip - Here are some common programming mistakes junior software developers should know about and avoid.