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Interview series with Java influencers — Part 3

Is JDK 11 migration a given, due to planned long-term support?

Last week, our eight Java influencers described their favorite Java 11 feature(s) and weighed in on everything that has been axed [or deprecated]. Now it’s time to discuss the importance of Java 11 [and if it can convince developers to “drop” Java 8]  and the fact that the ‘public updates’ tap for Java 8 business users will be turned off in January 2019.

Plus poll results

Project Skara: What do the experts have to say?

Last month, the JDK team made a call for discussion in order to investigate a number of options for JDK source code management. But is it time to retire Mercurial in favor of Git? Let’s have a closer look at what the experts had to say on that and what the community’s reaction has been so far.

Interview series with Java influencers — Part 1

Keeping up with the modern world: Can Java leave its old ways behind?

Java 10 was the first release in Oracle’s new six-month cycle and now we’re just one month away from Java 11 so it’s not far-fetched to say that Java’s new chapter is exciting. In this 5-part interview series with this year’s Java influencers, we shed some light on the new six-month cadence, the dangers of release fatigue, what’s next for this old favorite and more.

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JAX Magazine is out: It’s onwards and upwards for Java

Java 10 was “the fastest in Java’s 23-year history” and now we’re just one month away from Java 11 so it’s not far-fetched to say that Java’s new chapter is exciting. This issue depicts Java’s new journey but it’s not (just) an ode to this 23-year-old programing language; if you’re a DevOps aficionado or expert, you’ll surely enjoy the second part.

Plus JAX London Very Early Bird Special

HOT or NOT: Top 5 Java stories so far

Knock, knock! Who’s there? It’s another list, only this time it’s *all* about the hottest Java news we had so far in 2018! Why you ask? First of all, because we are definitely having fun making these lists! And second, we have so many things that went down during the first half of 2018, so how can we keep up without a quick recap? What’s more, we have a very special JAX London goodie bag for you at the end of this article!