The performance tuning world is a dangerous place says Alex Zhitnitsky, who takes a look at how garbage collection affects java performance. Read on to understand what you’re up against, possible solutions and other alternatives available to you.
After accepting the second JAX Award in a row, Oracle’s Java Language Architect Brian Goetz spoke to us about building a platform, not for what Java developers want, but what they need.
JAX Award winner and Akka founder Jonas Bonér explains the success behind the JVM toolkit and how open source is the reason it exists.
The winners of the 2015 JAX Innovation Awards were announced to an audience of over two thousand programmers at the JAX conference in Germany.
There are a lot of ways to be inefficient writing Java EE applications. But there’s three ways to enhance your JPA productivity, the last of which Matti Tahvonen lays out in the final part of this series: QueryDSL.
Lukas Eder gives a second opinion on Thorben Janssen’s approach to result set mapping and the definition of “complex”.
From building “bootiful” microservices with Spring Cloud to being more productive when using JPA, the newest edition of Thorben Janssen’s Java Weekly brings us the freshest links, updates and events in the Java world.
Looking for a different Java library to use in your next piece of work? Alex Zhitnitsky has completed this staggering research task to present the most widely used Java libraries of the most popular GitHub repos.
The editors of the TIOBE Index predicted it in January, so nobody should be surprised to see Java back at the top this month. Java’s ongoing rivalry with C continues.
Matti Tahvonen shows us around the lesser-known DeltaSpike Data, number two in the top three ways to enhance your JPA productivity.
Oracle’s announces last critical patch update for Java 7, while exposing a number of remotely executable security threats for Java applications.
Think you’re better off without NULL? Think again, writes Lukas Eder, who explores the idea of every programming language incorporating the polarising statement.