Azul/Payara Webinar: How Your Choice of JDK Can Impact Developer and DevOps Workflows

January 13, 2021 | Webinar

In this joint webinar, Azul and Payara together discuss how your choice of JDK can impact your development and DevOps workflows.

Azul provides the world’s most trusted open source Java platform and Payara Services Ltd. provides best-in-class Jakarta EE and MicroProfile-compatible supported application services.

Azul Zulu JDK is built from the OpenJDK code base but curated to incorporate security, production monitoring, and container deployment features and capabilities that are particularly useful when running Payara Server and Payara Micro.

You’ll learn in this webinar:

  • How to configure Payara for the TLS 1.3 protocol on a JDK 8 version
  • How to use Java Mission Control and Flight Recorder to monitor Payara Server and your application
  • How to use Class Data Sharing to accelerate startup of the Payara Micro container running micro services.
This webinar will be held twice to accommodate our global audience:



Simon Ritter, Deputy CTO,  Azul – Simon Ritter joined Sun Microsystems in 1996 and started working with Java technology from JDK 1.0; he has spent time working in both Java development and consultancy. Having moved to Oracle as part of the Sun acquisition he managed the Java Evangelism team for the core Java platform, Java for client applications and embedded Java. Now as Deputy CTO at Azul he continues to help people understand Java as well as Azul’s JVM technologies and products. Simon is a Java Champion and has been awarded Java Rock Star status twice. Follow him at @speakjava.

Rudy De Busscher, Technical Sales & Developer Advocate, Payara Services – Rudy De Busscher loves to create (web) applications with the Java EE platform and MicroProfile implementations and is currently working for Payara Services Limited in the Service Team. He helps customers, writes technical content, is part of some MicroProfile implementations, and advocates the Payara Products in various ways.

He has been active in the IT industry for more than 20 years and created many applications for customers. He is also a big fan of OpenSource and helped in various OpenSource projects like DeltaSpike, PrimeFaces, and Apache Myfaces. He is also passionate about Web Application Security using OAuth2, OpenID Connect, and JWT. He maintains the Octopus OpenSource project and is a member of the Jakarta EE Security API team.

Any questions? Email [email protected] and we’ll answer asap. We hope to see you there!

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