August felt a little bit quieter than previous months, with many people gearing up for the busy conference season. However there were still plenty of juicy pieces of content to be found.
Below you will find a curated list of some of the most interesting news, articles and videos from this month. Cant wait until the end of the month? then visit our twitter page where we post all these articles as we find them!
by Madhuka Udantha.
Manipulating emojis in Java, or: What is + 1? - This article comes with the warning "The code you’re about to see has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do. " by Doug Tidwell
Integration tests with Docker - This post by Hendrik Ebbers gives an overview of how those at
Jakarta EE 8: Past, Present, and Future - What is Jakarta EE 8 all about? Read about it here.
The JVM Architecture Explained - Exploring the JVM architecture, what it is, how it operates, why it's useful, and presents a helpful diagram that highlights major JVM functionalities.
Implementing The OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework Using Java EE - This article by
Using Payara Platform with Docker on Microsoft Azure - Learn how to create a local application and the Docker image using Payara Micro and then push it to Microsoft Azure's Container Registry so you can then use that Docker image to start a container instance.
The Illustrated Children's Guide to Kubernetes - Follow the adventures of 3 animal friends as they discover Kubernetes pods, replication controllers, services, and volumes. Get silly and serious at the same time with this lighthearted introduction to core Kubernetes concepts.
Building Microservices with Jakarta EE and MicroProfile -Edwin Derks shows how to optimize the development process and release strategy with tools and concepts that complement each other.
Java Futures, mid 2019 Edition - filmed at QCon New York Java Language Architect
MicroProfile + Payara Micro = Microservicios - In this Spanish video Jorge Cajas talks about how to implement Eclipse MicroProfile to quickly build microservices and deploy them with Payara Micro.
Monitor the World with JMX! - In this episode Java Pub house goes over how to both consume JMX metrics (through JConsole, or statsD, or other Performance Monitoring Tools), and how to produce them as well (By creating your own MBeans).
Software Developer's Journey - Check out this interesting podcast with Tim Bourguignon interviewing
Who are the most influential Java people in the Twittersphere? - Jax London analysed thousands of accounts, to find out who you should be following. Congrats to everyone who made the list!
7 most in-demand programming languages of 2019 - Looks like Java is still on top with around 6% growth according to this article on the 7 most in-demand programming languages of 2019.
The Payara Platform 5.193 release is now live! - Here's a hot off the press overview of everything you'll have to look forward to with the Payara Platform 5.193 release.