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67 New Features in JDK 16
How time flies! Even in these extraordinary times, it seems hard to believe another six months have passed, and we now have a new release of the JDK. As usual,... The post 67 New Features in JDK...
What's New in JDK 16
In this webinar, Java Champion Simon Ritter explains which new features are included in JDK 16, what they mean for developers and how to get the most of them. Get ready to write modern Java!
How Your Choice of JDK Can Impact Developer and DevOps Workflows
In this 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
Staring Into My Java Snow Globe 2021
Happy New Year, everyone! For the last few years, I’ve written a blog post at the start of each year with my predictions for what will happen in the following... The post Staring Into My Java...
JDK 15: The Latest New Features in Java
In this webinar, Java Champion Simon Ritter reviews the latest new features in Java 15, what they are and how they are used.
JDK 15 Release: 64 New Features and APIs
How quickly six months pass. It only seems like yesterday we were talking about JDK 14, records, pattern matching for instanceof and helpful NullPointerExceptions, yet here we are with JDK... The...
Java First, Second and Now Third
Measuring the popularity of programming languages is never going to be simple. We often see the results of surveys that have been conducted by various companies or organisations that seem... The...
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...
Azul Webinar: JDK 14 - Lots of New Java Features
An exploration of the changes to the language, in the form of records and pattern matching, as well as some of the 69 new API elements in JDK 14.
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... The post...
JDK Certifications: What ISVs Need to Navigate the Java Runtime Landscape
In this webinar, George Gould, Azul VP of Partner Alliances, presents an overview of the OpenJDK project, provides a 3-step JDK certification methodology, establishes a framework for evaluating JDKs,
Migrating from Oracle
Migrating from Oracle JDK to Azul Builds of OpenJDK
Azul Webinar: Java in Industrial IoT - From the Edge to the Data Center
Azul Engineer Michael Roeschter explores how Java can be used throughout the whole IIoT environment, from edge device to the data center.
Azul Webinar: Kubernetes and Java - High Performance Microservices
An introduction to building enterprise applications using microservices, Java, Docker and Kubernetes.
No Longer the Applet of the Developer’s Eye
I recently noticed that Applets are now, to use a Monty Python analogy, the Norwegian Blue of client-side development. If you go all the way back to when Java was... The post No Longer the Applet...
High Performance Microservices Using Java
Why Java is the obvious choice for Microservices, as it has a number of distinct advantages over other languages.
Java Security Updates
The necessity of timely Java security updates.
Open Source Tools
Here are some free Open Source tools from Azul that help you manage and measure your Java-based deployments.
Best Practices for Moving to OpenJDK
This white paper explains what Azul Zulu is, and how to migrate applications from the Oracle JDK to the Zulu builds of OpenJDK.
Key Azul Technologies
Azul Systems has targeted and solved the most difficult Java performance problems...