Ivar Grimstad's blog

    EclipseCon 2023 – Community Day

    Tuesday, October 17, 2023 - 02:27 by Ivar Grimstad
    Monday at EclipseCon is the Community Day. This year, we introduced the Community Day for Java Developers, a two-track mini-conference filled with talks from amazing speakers. The day was brought to you by the Adoptium, MicroProfile, and Jakarta EE working groups at Eclipse Foundation in collaboration with iJUG. With 100...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #198

    Sunday, October 15, 2023 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number one hundred and ninety-eight of Hashtag Jakarta EE! A busy week with Community Over Code and Devoxx Morocco. I am currently in Paris on my way to Ludwigsburg for EclipseCon 2023, which will be the final stop on this three-week conference tour in October. Between the...

    Devoxx Morocco 2023

    Saturday, October 14, 2023 - 14:18 by Ivar Grimstad
    This was the 10th edition of Devoxx Morocco including the three pre-Devoxx-branded editions that were called JMaghreb. For me, it was my sixth visit to the conference, four times in Casablanca, once in Agadir, and this year in Taghazout. On Friday, I had my talk titled From Spring Boot 2...

    Community Over Code 2023

    Tuesday, October 10, 2023 - 17:56 by Ivar Grimstad
    My first time at an Apache Software Foundation event was a very pleasant experience. Community Over Code moves to different locations every year, and this year it was in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I would recommend visiting this lively city if you have the opportunity to it. Community Over Code 2023...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #197

    Sunday, October 8, 2023 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number one hundred and ninety-seven of Hashtag Jakarta EE! It can be hard to track which day it is when traveling from conference to conference across time zones, so a fixed point like the weekly Hashtag Jakarta EE comes in handy occasionally. I am currently in Halifax, Nova...

    Devoxx Belgium 2023

    Friday, October 6, 2023 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    The 20th edition of Devoxx Belgium is a wrap! As always, an amazing conference with exceptional speakers providing state-of-the-art content. I was so lucky to get two sessions and a BOF into this year’s edition. The first talk was a brand new one about what’s coming in Jakarta EE 11...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #196

    Sunday, October 1, 2023 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number one hundred and ninety-six of Hashtag Jakarta EE! The details for a Milestone 1 release (M1) of Jakarta EE 11 were nailed down in this week’s Jakarta EE Platform call. After discussing who the target audience of an M1 is, we concluded that this release is...

    Hashtag Jakarta EE #195

    Sunday, September 24, 2023 - 05:59 by Ivar Grimstad
    Welcome to issue number one hundred and ninety-five of Hashtag Jakarta EE! Home again after a couple of busy weeks on the road. Read all about it in North America JUG Tour 2023. Now, I’ll be home for a week before my next trip which will be Devoxx Belgium. I can’t...