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How to Choose the Right Java Partner for Less Cost, Better Support

As Java turned 25 in May 2020, it was going through changes which had nothing to do with the pandemic but everything to do with Oracle. Until 2019, Oracle allowed…

Category: Java

Java 25

A Quarter of a Century of Java

February 12th, 1996.  This is a significant date for me personally since it was the day I started work at Sun Microsystems as a Solaris Systems Engineer.  It was also…

Category: Java

Azul Duke

Java: Stable, Secure and Affordable

Java continues to vie for first place as the most popular platform for software development in the world.  The power of the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) extends the platform’s appeal…

Category: Azul News

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foojay: A Place for Friends of OpenJDK

Java is a well-maintained development and deployment platform.  Through the OpenJDK project, regular updates to production releases follow a traditionally established schedule.  On a specific Tuesday in January, April, July…

Category: Java

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The Notoriety of Zulu on macOS

Keeping your computer safe from malicious software is no easy task.  There are different approaches to solving this problem, many of which take the antivirus approach of scanning a machine…

Category: Azul Zulu

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Covid-19 Status

Last update: June 11, 2020 To all Azul customers, partners, and friends, Please accept our best wishes during this difficult time. We will be posting regular updates to this page…

Category: Azul News

Scott Sellers
Mar 27, 2020

What's New In JDK14 Latest Release? 80 New Features & APIs

What’s New In JDK 14 Latest Release? 80 New Features & APIs

Well, another six months have passed, and we have another release of Java, this one pretty packed with exciting new features.  It is, therefore, time for another blog post trying…

Category: Azul News

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Message to Our Customers

To all Azul Systems customers, partners, and friends; Please accept our best wishes during this difficult time. Across the company we are monitoring developments closely regarding the impact of the…

Category: Azul News

Scott Sellers
Mar 17, 2020

Investing in Java by Vitruvian Partners and Lead Edge Capital

Investing in Java by Vitruvian Partners and Lead Edge Capital

Last week, Azul issued a press release announcing that London-based Vitruvian Partners and New York-based Lead Edge Capital are making a majority investment in the company. Azul’s mission has always…

Category: Azul News

Zulu Mission Control 7.1 is Generally Available

Today we are announcing the general availability of Zulu Mission Control (ZMC) release 7.1. ZMC is Azul’s build of the open source JDK Mission Control product that is used for…

Category: Azul News

CPU, PSU and SLA. Making Sense of TLAs for Java Updates

CPU, PSU and SLA. Making Sense of TLAs for Java Updates

Updating Java has changed. In January 2019, the last public updates (for commercial users) of both Oracle JDK 8 and the Oracle OpenJDK JDK 11 were released. Non-commercial users, for…

Category: CPU Updates

Staring Into My Java Crystal Ball 2020

Staring Into My Java Crystal Ball 2020

Happy New Year! As we enter the new decade, I decided it was time to write my now annual blog post giving my thoughts on what this year might hold…

Category: Azul Zulu

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