Eclipse News

What’s in a Name?

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 11:00 by Graeham Hui
As Wayne Beaton wrote about in his blog Renaming Java EE Specifications for Jakarta EE, the process of renaming the Java EE specifications as a part of the path towards Jakarta EE 8 has started.

Renaming Java EE Specifications for Jakarta EE

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 08:40 by EclipseWeb Web
As we prepare to engage in actual specification work, it's time to start thinking about changing the names of the specifications and the projects that contain their artifacts.

Adopting Jakarta EE

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00 by Graeham Hui
Jakarta EE’s official launch is here! Have you made the switch? In this article, Edwin Derks explores three of the most common reasons why some developers haven’t moved on over and explains why Jakarta EE is worth the effort.

Welcome Gabriela!

Monday, April 1, 2019 - 10:40 by EclipseWeb Web
We'd like to welcome Gabriela Motroc to the Eclipse Foundation as a Content Marketing Specialist based in Germany!

Jakarta EE 9: 2019 Outlook

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 00:00 by Graeham Hui
As Java EE moves into the Eclipse Foundation, it’s important to keep an eye on various milestones along the way. Today, Arjan Tijms of Payara explains how the transfer is going and explores some of the proposals for future EE releases.

Jakarta EE 8 Status

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 11:00 by Graeham Hui
Those of you following Jakarta EE probably know that the upcoming Jakarta EE 8 release will be functionally equivalent to Java EE 8. The reason for this is that we want to prove that the transfer from Oracle is complete and that we are able to produce the processes, specifications, test suites and a compatible implementation through the Eclipse Foundation.

Using Jakarta EE/MicroProfile to Connect to Apache Kafka: Part 1 — Hello World

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 10:00 by Graeham Hui
Apache Kafka is a community-distributed streaming platform that has three key capabilities: publish and subscribe to streams of records, store streams of records in a fault-tolerant durable way, and then process streams as they occur. Apache Kafka has several success cases in the Java world. This post will cover how to benefit from this powerful tool in the Jakarta EE/MicroProfile universe.

Time is running out … the 2019 IoT Developer Survey is underway and we need your input!

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 00:00 by Shanda Giacomoni
2 days left! Participate in our 5th annual IoT Developer Survey, organized by the Eclipse IoT Working Group! This survey is intended to deliver valuable insight into programming languages, platforms, and infrastructure for building IoT solutions. As an IoT developer, we want to hear from you! Responses will be collected until Friday, March 8th.

Eclipse Foundation Board Election Results

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 10:00 by EclipseWeb Web
See the results of the Eclipse Foundation Sustaining Member and Committer Member elections for representatives to our Board of Directors.