JAX Magazine: The answer to Java 9 and modularity
What comes to your mind when you hear the word Java? How about blockchain, DevOps and microservices? If you want to learn about emerging technologies or dive deeper into topics you’re already familiar with (I’m looking at you Java 9), what better way to do that than to go straight to the source? Open the magazine and allow the experts to shower you with information!
You’ll learn all about blockchain from Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director of the Hyperledger Project, Georges Saab, chairperson of the OpenJDK governing board and vice president of development for the Java Platform Group at Oracle and Marcus Biel, Software Craftsman, JCP member and CleanCode Evangelist will tell you more about Java 9 and modularity and Abby Kearns, Executive Director of Cloud Foundry Foundation will talk about diversity in tech. Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation is here to talk about Eclipse Oxygen and the Java 9 support while JavaOne Rock Stars Monica Beckwith and Stephen Colebourne share their Java 9 experiences with us.
Tired already? We’ve only scratched the surface — this issue contains 14 names, all carefully chosen to make sure you learn from the best.
Have I mentioned that you’ll be seeing some of these people at this year’s JAX London? This is just a sneak peek into the topics that will be discussed at the conference. Suffice it to say there are over 40 international speakers and industry experts eager to talk to you about the hottest topics in programming.
Did I grab your attention? Then my job here is done. Open the magazine and allow the experts to shower you with information.
PS: There’s still time to secure your spot at JAX London 2017. More information here.
Inside this issue
Microservices are more than just a hype
Interview with Kai Tödter
Building microservices infrastructure in seven days — It’s possible!
The error of our ways: Reliability
Interview with Kevlin Henney
“You cannot buy DevOps in a box.”
Interview with Anders Wallgren
“Containers demand operational responsibility.”
Interview with Daniel Bryant
“We’re just on the edge of blockchain’s potential.”
Interview with Brian Behlendorf
Blockchain – A game-changer in financial services
Interview with Eoin Woods
“There is no Java 9 without Jigsaw.”
Interview with Georges Saab
“Modules are very much a feature for the long-term.”
Interview with Stephen Colebourne
“Java 9 is much bigger than Jigsaw.”
Interview with Monica Beckwith
The power list: Top 20 Java influencers of 2017
JAX Editorial Team
Java 9 and the future of modularity
Interview with Marcus Biel
Personal highlight of Eclipse Oxygen: Java 9 support
Interview with Mike Milinkovich of the Eclipse Foundation
Java is not without its potential pitfalls
“Diversity ensures continuous innovation”
Interview with Abby Kearns, Executive Director of Cloud Foundry Foundation