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.
Spring Security 4.0.0 has landed with support for testing, Spring Data integration, plus support for WebSockets. The Java/Java EE framework hopes to keep up with exploits against applications as they evolve.
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.
At the opening to the annual JAX conference in Mainz, Germany, developers were reminded of how little they know, and the one fact that they need to remember.
Lukas Eder gives a second opinion on Thorben Janssen’s approach to result set mapping and the definition of “complex”.
In the lead up to the release of Angular2, the release candidate for AngularJS 1.4 brings a complete rewrite of the internal animation code system, with breaking changes to boot. Various bugfixes round out the release.
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.
After five years of development, RethinkDB 2.0 is the first production ready version of the open source, distributed NoSQL database. Commercial support options are also available for the first time with this release.
Cloud and networking updates aplenty for Google, with Cloud Dataflow and VPN services available in beta alongside performance enhancements to their big data web service that works at lightning speed.