JakartaOne Livestream 2020

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 02:30 by Ivar Grimstad
The program for JakartaOne Livestream 2020 is ready! Join us for a full day of technical content, fun, and celebration of the Jakarta EE 9 release! Thanks to the program committee for reviewing the talks and completing the schedule! Register now to reserve your spot!

2020 JCP EC Elections

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 05:12 by Ivar Grimstad
The 2020 elections for the Java Community Process ( JCP) Executive Committee ( EC) have started. The ballot will be open for voting between November 3 and 16. The Eclipse Foundation has been participating in the JCP Executive Committee since 2007 with the primary goal to represent the interests of...

Community Chat with Edwin Derks

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 11:58 by Ivar Grimstad
I had the pleasure of talking with Edwin Derks about Jakarta EE, MicroProfile, and engaging in the community. Check out the entire chat below. The Jakarta EE Community Chats is a series of short informal interviews in Studio Jakarta EE with members of the Jakarta EE community. Please contact me...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #38

Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the thirty-eighth issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! Time for this week’s cake, or pie (chart) to be specific… The current status for Jakarta EE 9 is that ten specifications have been approved, two ballots are ongoing and five are almost ready for ballot. The only specifications that have...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #18

Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the eighteenth issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! In the following video, you can watch an interview I did with Martijn Verburg regarding his nomination to the Jakarta EE Steering Group representing London Java Community. When talking about YouTube, I have been busy recording a couple of tech tips...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #17

Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 05:55 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the seventeenth issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! The nomination period for the Jakarta EE Working group elections has closed. Now, it is up to the candidates to convince you why they should get YOUR vote. To help with this, I have offered each candidate a short Studio Jakarta...

To fork, or not to fork

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 08:50 by Ivar Grimstad
There is a very interesting discussion ongoing on the Jakarta EE Community mailing list about forking Eclipse MicroProfile as Jakarta Configuration. While the discussion on the mailing list initially is about the MicroProfile Config specification specifically, it also raises the question of how the strategy of Jakarta EE should be...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #12

Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 07:48 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the twelfth issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! This week, I should have been speaking at JavaLand, one of my favorite conferences. But as you are aware of, this conference was added to the long list of cancelled events this spring. Being a Developer Advocate normally involves a lot...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #11

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 06:59 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the eleventh issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! It’s been a special week. But at least, in our industry, we are pretty well equipped and used to remote working. Let’s just cross our fingers and hope that the measures taken will get the situation under control and we can...

Hashtag Jakarta EE #6

Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
Welcome to the sixth issue of Hashtag Jakarta EE! On the fun side, I was made aware that my shoutout for the Hashtag series may be a little confusing as you can see in my conversation with Ronnie Zolverda. I didn’t want to use #5 to indicate number 5 since...