Category Archives: Oracle

Oracle migrates from java.net to GitHub

Today I was officially notified by Oracle that they started to move several projects from their own (failed) java.net platform to GitHub. This is really great news as it paves the way for simpler contribution, including usage of GIT and … Continue reading

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Oracle still ignores community’s will

The Java community for some time complained that Oracle isn’t a good Java EE steward, as neither JCP-decided schedules had been fulfilled, nor external parties where effectively allowed to chime into the stalled JSRs. Voices claimed it might be time to … Continue reading

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Oracle still has no clue how to go on with Java EE 8

So here it is, the long awaited JavaOne announcement on the future of Java EE 8, and what it tells us can be summed up quite simply: Oracle still has no clue how to go on with Java EE 8, … Continue reading

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JavaFX used in production by 50% of discussion audience

Together with Dr. Michael PAUS of JUG Stuttgart I organized a panel discussion for TeamFX at JavaLand 2016 around the question “Is JavaFX ready for everyday business use?”, with well-known speakers like Hendrik EBBERS, Gerrit GRUNDWALD, Bennet SCHULZ, Anton EPPLE, and Alexander CASALL. The … Continue reading

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JavaFX Readyness Panel Discussion @ JavaLand 2016

If you always felt uncertain about the readyness of JavaFX for production use, you should not miss the panel discussion scheduled at the JavaLand 2016 conference: TeamFX and JUG Stuttgart are lining up major JavaFX experts on stage to discuss one … Continue reading

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New JavaFX Committer: Johan Vos

Congratulations to Johan Vos, who since today is a new committer to the OpenJFX project! With 11:0 votes the OpenJFX leaders hereby allow the Gluon team to easier push changes back into their upstream, which is really awesome and exciting. … Continue reading

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It’s simply ridiculous to read that Oracle (2014’s profit: 13 Billions US$!) effectively blames “staff shortage” for java.net’s front page not being updated for months, then coming up with recent Java Champion Markus Eisele to volunteer meanwhile…! Larry, ifyou’resickof Java, just handit over … Continue reading

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