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.
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.
Celebrating 20 years of Java technology at JavaOne 2015
26 Oct 2015
News - Twenty years is a pretty significant milestone, especially if you're a programming language. At JavaOne 2015, everyone is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Java programming language, and looking ahead at the challenges another 20 years will bring.
Google's Project Soli replaces the keyboard and mouse with radar and logic
01 Jun 2015
News - Very little has been done to truly replace the utility of the keyboard and mouse, but Project Soli is working to change that. The new Google project looks to combine machine intelligence with radar and similar technology to read hand signals and control...
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...
Java pro digs into trends in IoT, mobile, Java 9
24 Oct 2014
News - Java expert Barry Burd discusses trends in Java 9, mobile development and IoT at JavaOne 2014.
Video: What matters most in micro-services, REST and NoSQL?
23 Oct 2014
News - Jeff Genender discusses REST, NoSQL and how micro-services are changing how people are doing development in this video from JavaOne 2014.
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.
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.