The Trouble with Memory

Kirk Pepperdine takes a look at the telltale signs that a JVM based application is in the 60% memory inefficiency area, and demonstrates the steps one can take to attack this problem.

No doubt now about Java release cycle

Many worried the new six-month Java release cycle would be problematic, but two years of successful releases have won over the skeptics. Developers can now reliably predict when JDK updates will arrive.

Microsoft vs. IBM: A major shift in Java support

At Oracle Code One 2019, the Microsoft vs. IBM debate took a sharp turn in one direction. Microsoft has laid major inroads to the Java community within the past 18 months, while IBM seems to backtrack on its position with developers.