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.
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.
Ben Evans and Martijn Verburg on Java 7
22 Mar 2011
Video - In this video Ben Evans and Martjin Verburg talk about Java 7, the new version of Java that's coming out this summer. Find out what sorts of improvements have been made and when to expect your first look at Java 7.
Michael Ernest gives advice on Oracle Certification exam preparation
22 Mar 2011
Video - In this video Michael Earnest gives some quick advice on what to watch out for as you prepare for the Oracle Certification examination. Find out the biggest mistake folks make when they take the Oracle Certification exam.