Eclipse Foundation Receives 2019 Duke's Choice Award for Jakarta EE

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On September 16, 2019, the Eclipse Foundation received the 2019 Duke's Choice Award for Jakarta EE in recognition for open source contributions to the Java ecosystem and the community-driven achievement of moving Java EE from Oracle to Jakarta EE.

As Solutions Members of the Eclipse Foundation and Strategic Members of Jakarta EE Working Group, Payara Services is pleased to see the dedication of the Jakarta EE community recognized by the broader Java community.

This is the 17th year for the industry's prestigious Duke's Choice Awards, run by Oracle's Java Platform Group. The awards go to individuals, communities, or companies for their innovative use of Java technologies. 

Within the next few weeks, Payara Platform 5.193 will be fully tested under the open source licensed Jakarta EE 8 Technology Compatibility Kits (TCKs) for the Full Platform and Web Profiles to become certified. Download the latest version of the Payara Platform here.

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