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.
Spring Framework 5.1 is here, along with a whole garden full of improvements for the entire Spring family. We dig deep into what’s in store for developers, from infrastructure upgrades in Spring 5.1, the release of Spring Data Lovelace, and news about the Spring One Platform!
Cloud computing is worth exploring; this is what we think but of course, we’re no experts. Therefore, we decided to invite 12 experts to weigh in on the present and future of cloud computing. Our last guest is Vamsi Chemitiganti, Chief Strategist at Platform9.
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!
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.
Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Last year, we launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Sherry List, front-end lead developer at Nordea bank.
Looking for additional support for your PostgreSQL databases? Thanks to PostGIS 2.5.0, you’ll never lose your way in a PostgreSQL database. This release comes with a number of new features and bugfixes that will support the database of your dreams.
Are you taking advantage of all the cool features your IDE has to offer? Trisha Gee and Florin Pățan explore some of the features available in two popular JetBrains IDEs, IntelliJ IDEA and GoLand. Make developing easier with these cool features.
Now that JavaFX 11 is here and a new era has begun, it’s time to take a look back and a leap forward. If you’re wondering if the “new” JavaFX is worlds away from the “old” one, keep reading because our interviewees will answer this question and more.
Choosing the right database can be a challenge in itself thanks to the many options available today. However, once you clear that hurdle, more remain. In this article, Oren Eini broadly explores five of the most common problems for database engineers and talks about solutions for each one.
Java, Java news all around! GitLab 11.3 is here and it brings some major improvements for Java developers, including built-in Maven repositories, Code Owners, and epic forecasting. Let’s dig in!
Confused about what’s going on with Jakarta EE? This interview series is meant to help you navigate through all the changes and understand where it’s headed, as well as how Jakarta EE plans to become the new home of cloud-native Java. Our last guest is Thilo Frotscher, a freelance software architect and trainer. Let’s dive deeper into the Jakarta EE universe!
We’re bringing our long-running trivia series to an end. One of our final subjects is Apache Spark, the popular open source data processing engine for machine learning and SQL datasets.
Every Monday we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week we had pretty big news for the Java world with JavaFX 11 becoming generally available. We also had a new Angular v7 beta, Kotlin 1.3 RC and more!