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HOT or NOT: Top 5 DevOps stories so far

Guess what we have for you today! Our HOT or NOT list is here once again, this time with the 5 top DevOps stories of 2018 so far! What’s more, we have a very special DevOpsCon goodie bag for you at the end of this article!

Beating the algorithms in the era of big data

Why your company needs a Chief Algorithm Officer

Is your company’s algorithm completely optimized? It’s more important than ever to remain on top of the equations that keep the internet running. In this article, Christophe Thibault explains how enterprises should invest in big data algorithm officers for both product development and commercial strategies.

First LTS release in the new six-month cycle

Java 11 is here!

Java SE 11 (JDK 11) is here but that’s definitely not the only reason to celebrate: This is also the first LTS release in Oracle’s new six-month cycle. Let’s have a look at the highlights.

From one LTS to another

Poll results: It’s one big leap forward towards Java 11

As JDK 11 is almost upon us, now is the best time to revisit our topic on migrating from earlier JDK versions. Public updates for Java 8 will remain available for individual, personal use through at least the end of 2020 but business users won’t be that lucky — the ‘public updates’ tap will be turned off in January 2019. Where do we go from here? Earlier this month we introduced a poll to find out what developers think it would be their best option for migrating from JDK 8 to JDK 11. The results are in!

A *new* Jersey, if you will.

Introducing Jersey to the Eclipse community

The transition to Jakarta EE continues apace, as more and more Java EE projects make their way into the Eclipse community. In this article, Jan Supol goes over Eclipse Jersey, a RESTful web services framework and explores the wider community interest in the past few months.