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    JCON Europe 2024

    Thursday, May 16, 2024 - 06:39 by Ivar Grimstad
    JCON Europe is a four-day Java conference attracting speakers from all over the World and Java developers from all over Germany. The venue is a cinema complex located centrally in Cologne (Köln), Germany. This year, Eclipse Foundation had a booth at a very prominent location where the Java-related working groups...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #228

    Sunday, May 12, 2024 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-eight of Hashtag Jakarta EE! I am speaking at two conferences in the upcoming week. First out is JCON Europe in Cologne, Germany where I am talking about how Jakarta EE 11 can boost your performance and developer productivity. Come to this session to...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #227

    Sunday, May 5, 2024 - 03:09 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-seven of Hashtag Jakarta EE! It is May already! It feels like 2024 is just flying by. Those of you following these updates the last couple of weeks may have noticed a fair amount of specifications lingering in the “About to start” state...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #226

    Sunday, April 28, 2024 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-six of Hashtag Jakarta EE! Last week I was in India speaking at GIDS. It is a great conference that I keep returning to. For the next month, I will be touring conferences in Europe where I will be speaking at JCON Europe, GeeCON...

    GIDS 2024

    Friday, April 26, 2024 - 07:34 by Ivar Grimstad
    My fifth time speaking at GIDS was just as good as the previous ones. The conference has an amazing lineup of high-profile speakers, so it is a great honor to be among them. This year, the conference had 5400 attendees spread over four days with five parallel tracks. I had...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #225

    Sunday, April 21, 2024 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-five of Hashtag Jakarta EE! I will be in the air on my way to India for my fifth appearance at GIDS when this post is published. I look forward to meeting the Indian Java community again! Milestone 2 of Jakarta EE 11 has...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #224

    Sunday, April 14, 2024 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-four of Hashtag Jakarta EE! I am home from Devnexus 2024 just in time for writing this post. Since most of last week was dedicated to the Jakarta EE track at Devnexus which I covered in the blog post from the event, I...

    Devnexus 2024

    Saturday, April 13, 2024 - 15:06 by Ivar Grimstad
    One notable thing about Devnexus is that you are dragged into a whirlwind of activities and fun from the minute you disembark your plane at the beginning of the week until you board again at the end. It is exhausting, but so much fun! It all started with the JUG...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #223

    Sunday, April 7, 2024 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number two hundred and twenty-three of Hashtag Jakarta EE! A busy week for the Java Community is coming up. One of the finest Java conferences in Europe is happening at the same time as the premier Java conference in the US. JavaLand and Devnexus in the same week...

    JDevSummitIL 2024

    Thursday, April 4, 2024 - 05:53 by Ivar Grimstad
    I rarely give online talks nowadays after getting an overflow of it during the pandemic. But sometimes, circumstances prevent travel, so online is the only option. That was the case with my talk at JDevSummitIL 2024. With reports of 250 attendees watching the talk, it must be deemed a success...