The Xtext team has released version 2.19.0 of Eclipse Xtext & Xtend. The current version is mainly a maintenance release. After working hard on some new features in the past releases, it was time for summer vacation during the current release period and for some focus on build engineering tasks. Still over 350 pull requests made it into the short release period.
It’s been almost two years since it was announced that Java EE would be moving to the Eclipse Foundation with a new name: Jakarta EE. And now, at last, we have an expected release date for the first version under the Eclipse Foundation’s banner, Jakarta EE 8. And what else is happening in the world of Enterprise Java? Let’s find out.
In case you haven’t heard, there is a new MicroProfile implementation in town, called Quarkus! In this article, MicroProfile co-founder John Clingan gives an introduction to Quarkus and its functions.
Collaboration is key for an open source project’s success. In this article, Wayne Beaton of the Eclipse Foundation explains four basic ground rules that help developers collaborate productively. After all, developing isn’t just coding, it’s working together to create something great.
How should software be implemented? At the Eclipse Foundation, this is decided by the specification document. Wayne Beaton, the Director of Open Source Projects at the Eclipse Foundation, explores the process for how project specifications are created and what this means for Jakarta EE.
How is the Eclipse Foundation Specification Process (EFSP) different from the Java Community Process (JCP)?
As developers become more used to Jakarta EE and the Eclipse Foundation, it’s time to take a look at how new code becomes a part of Jakarta EE. Tanja Obradovic explains the five crucial differences between the Eclipse Foundation Specification Process and the Java Community Process.
Proposal accepted: Eclipse Foundation said yes to multi-cloud FaaS implementation for JVM based languages. Eclipse Jemo lets developers utilize cloud native apps across multiple clouds. No storm clouds on this horizon!
The second quarterly Simultaneous Release for the Eclipse IDE is here! The 2018-12 release brings along some major improvements including redesigned git perspective, faster UI, new quick fixes, and more. Let’s have a look.
Do you need a cloud-based platform for your microservices? In this article, Emily Jiang explores how the popular service mesh Istio can be used to harness the open source power of Eclipse Profile to deploy microservices securely.
The Eclipse Foundation just released the Eclipse SDK project, which is part of the 2018-09 release. Let’s have a look at the new features for Java developers.
As an Eclipse developer, do you find support for your favorite framework lacking, outdated, or just plain MIA? Do you envy the blazing speed at which new technologies are supported in VS Code? If the answer is yes, then the CodeMix plugin for Eclipse is exactly what you need.
What is Jakarta EE? Why has it moved to the Eclipse Foundation? What has been the progress to date? Mike Milinkovich answers all these questions and more in this progress report for Jakarta EE.
The cloud & desktop IDE framework Theia is moving to the Eclipse Foundation! In this article, Sven Efftinge gives us an update on what’s been going on in the Theia universe and what new features there are to explore.
Make sure your web APIs are benefiting from all the improvements provided by HTTP/2 with Eclipse Vert.x, a toolkit to build distributed reactive systems on the top of the JVM. In this article, Julien Viet and Francesco Guardiani explore how you can ensure better latency, concurrency control, and capacity planning for your web apps with Eclipse Vert.x.