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.
Groovy hit the 3 million downloads mark in 2013! We met Guillaume Laforge at JAX 2014 to talk about what makes Groovy so groovy for developers and what new features the latest version 2.3 offers. Filmed at JAX 2014, Mainz, Germany.
MapDB, a data engine grounded in Java, has just reached 1.0 status as an Apache 2.0-licensed project. Cory Isaacson runs through the key features, and underlines what makes it so darn agile.
In this interview, Kevlin Henney breaks down ‘Worse is Better’, examines agile in 2014, and gives us three bonus rules every programmer should know. Filmed at JAX 2014, Mainz, Germany.
A roundup of the action at JAX 2014, which took place in Mainz, Germany last week, with over 200 speakers and 2000 attendees enjoying a full week of Java, IoT, JVM, Eclipse, and methodology based talks.
Vaadin just released version 7.2 of their web framework at JAX 2014. We had a chance to talk to Ville Ingman about the new release and the challenge to choose the right web framework for each use case. Filmed at JAX 2014 in Mainz, Germany.
Inside the database that carves out its own agile paradigm around application needs.
Following fierce community voting and hot deliberation by our elite panel of judges, the JDK8 dev team, Hazelcast, Docker and Vert.x are 2014 victors.
Java 8, and the new Streams API finally allow us to solve data-centric problems in a very concise manner. Lukas Eder breaks it all down.
Donald Rumsfeld was right: it’s the unknown unknowns that are the real killers in software development.
Brian Goetz rallies army of nine million Java wizards at JAX 2014 keynote, earmarking arrays and Value Types as burning issues.
In a pairing described as ‘magical’, Apache Spark and Cassandra have pooled their resources to deliver analytics up to “100 times” swifter in-memory, and 10 times speedier on disk.