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.
Oracle announces delays in the JDK 8 release schedule
TheServerSide.com | 19 Apr 2013
News - After patching Web browser security issues, the Java Platform Group at Oracle has announced delays to the release cycle of JDK 8.
Java mobile application trends for 2013
18 Feb 2013
News - Java mobile applications are becoming more popular as mobile devices proliferate, both for consumers and for businesses.
What's brewing for Java in 2013: A look at Java technology news
18 Feb 2013
News - Java technology news is constantly shifting. This article takes a look at the important Java trends right now, at the start of 2013.
JavaOne conference coverage 2012
SearchOracle.com | 01 Oct 2012
Conference Coverage - Join TheServerSide.com and SearchOracle.com as we present conference coverage from JavaOne and Oracle OpenWorld.
JavaOne 2012 preview: Our favorite speakers tell all
28 Sep 2012
JavaOne preview - JavaOne speakers Adam Bien, Kai Wähner and Jevgeni Kabanov explain why they love JavaOne and how to get the most out of it.
Where have all the Java developers gone?
20 Apr 2012
News - Finding experienced developers is a major challenge for many enterprise IT organizations.
OCAJP Java 7 Exam Expected in March 2012? OCPJP to Follow?
10 Jan 2012
News - Highly anticipated, the new Oracle certification for Java, OCAJP, went out of beta on December 17th, 2011. So when will the new exam be released? And when will the OCPJP exam be released?
OCPJP & OCAJP: Java 7 training requirement for the Oracle Certified Professional Programmer dropped
21 Dec 2011
News - In order to obtain the certified architect position from Oracle, attending and passing a training course is now required. But what about the Java Professional and Java Associate designations, OCPJP and OCAJP for Java 7?
OCAJP and OCPJP Changes for Java 7: New Objectives, a Format Change and a Price Hike
16 Dec 2011
News - The OCP (Oracle Certified Professional) Java 7 certification (OCAJP and OCPJP), which replaced the SCJP certification, will now require you to pass two exams, each of which will cost $300 to take, pushing the cost of the designation to $600.
James Gosling on Steve Jobs
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 11 Oct 2011
News - James Gosling, the father of Java, provides an interesting look at the man who was Steve Jobs. "I interviewed for jobs with him 3 times... Each was a wonderful, intriguing conversation, but I left each thinking 'no, I can't work for this man: he is...