The legal battle between Google and Oracle could have influenced not only the fate of Android, but also the future of programming. But the battle is not over yet —now Google fights back and wants Oracle and its law firm to be punished.
In this article Henn Idan digs into the buzz around Java through analyzing the current job market, focusing on server side languages. Who knows, it might even help you find your next position.
Sparkling Water 2.0’s goal is to bring machine learning into the mainstream; this tool from H2O.ai offers an open-source algorithm development platform which helps companies use machine learning algorithms in their data analysis.
“Docker changes the way an organization delivers software in ways that haven’t been done in a generation.” JAXenter editor Gabriela Motroc talked to Matt Saunders, Principal Consultant at Contino and JAX DevOps speaker, about containers as a technology and what it means to adopt technologies such as Docker.
Each Monday we take a step back and analyze what has happened in the previous week. Last week MicroProfile, an open forum which aims to bring microservices to Enterprise Java, made its grand debut, a new JAX Magazine issue was launched and we started a Java EE debate.
Where does the future of Java EE lie? After Oracle reduced its activities concerning Java EE 8, community members created a group called „Java EE Guardians“. Then came MicroProfile, an open forum which aims to bring microservices to Enterprise Java. What’s next? We asked Java Champion Lukas Eder, Java Rock Star Adam Bien and Payara’s Mike Croft to comment on the current state of Java EE and its future.
In this article Peter Lawrey, CEO at Higher Frequency Trading Ltd, explains the concept of microservices denial and reveals why adopting best practices is the right thing to do. Whether you love or loath microservices, most likely you are using some best practices.
Kotlin 1.0.3 is here! This release is more about bug fixes, tooling improvements and performance boosts and less about groundbreaking features, but this doesn’t make it any less significant. Let’s see what’s new!
Creating software is an emotional process for the team members who all want to see it succeed, and this can create tension. The phrase “you have to pick and choose your battles” is commonly used. But how do you make those decisions?
Java EE Guardians speak bluntly: “I would sympathize with continued development of Java EE within the ASF”
Discussions about Java EE‘s future persist. We asked Anatole Tresch, JSR 354 Spec Lead (Java Money & Currency) and PPMC member, to interpret the current situation.
Learning how to operate reliably at scale in a cloud environment was one of the challenges Netflix faced when it migrated all its services to the cloud. JAXenter editor Gabriela Motroc talked to Mike McGarr, the Engineering Manager for the Netflix Developer Productivity team and JAX DevOps speaker, about Netflix’s decision to migrate its services to the cloud, the challenges the company faced, the lesson learned and the Netflix culture.
Red Hat joined forces with Payara, IBM, Tomitribe and the London Java Community to create MicroProfile, an open forum which aims to bring microservices to Enterprise Java. We asked Payara’s Mike Croft to comment on the new initiative. More to follow.
If you had the chance to read Steve Krug’s book Don’t Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability, you probably know by now that Bitcoin’s UX is a nightmare. Let’s dissect the challenges and find out if this digital currency is bound to be a hot mess.