Like a fluffy katamari
Spun-out Pivotal body gains momentum as big names put their support (and their cash) into the potential PaaS leader.
No more munging
Fresh from announcing a $25m funding round this morning, the data analytics young guns take us on a tech deep dive and outline their semi-open approach.
Java may not have the "cool" clout of node.js - but, as Lukas Eder argues, it's more important to think long-term, putting things like backwards-compatibility to the fore.
ZeroTurnaround report tallying the leading tools and technologies for the platform in 2014 indicates Java 8 a priority for majority, and rise of JVM languages in enterprise.
Seal cuts loose
MySQL and NoSQL “missing link” marks development milestone as project migrates into new official home.
We catch up with JFrog’s Frederic Simon following the Artifactory provider’s introduction of support for on-premise and cloud-based npm repositories.
Cutting through the jargon to the common sense buried beneath, Steffan Surdek discusses cross functional teams, increments of functionality, and minimum feature sets.
Not a wonk idea
Oracle announces plans to join forces with Imagination Technologies to bring Java to MIPS chip architecture and tune Java to work with PowerVR graphics.
Ignore the FUD
Tim Berglund, who recently moved from GitHub to DataStax (aka the commercial warders of Apache Cassandra, a NoSQL platform for data-driven, real-time applications), has long…
Not my cup of mud
Much to the delight of 'Dr Deprecator', JDK enhancements mean that we can throw out a whole bunch of junk. Lukas Eder sifts out his personal choices for the trash heap.
A new 'to-do' list
"Software is not the hardest part": this was the core message of "Good Night Lamp" founder and IoT expert Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino’s JAX 2014 keynote. In this interview,…
After extensive community surveying, the latest draft of the JSR for Java EE 8 reveals plans for improved managed bean modules and expanded cloud infrastructure.