Get Ready and Contribute to JDK 9

December 13, 2016 | 1 minute read
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Learn how to contribute to JDK 9 and test your code with the early access release. In this introduction to JDK 9, you will learn about HTTP 2, JShell and the Java 9 module system. This is the first session of a series organized by vJUG and IceJUG as part of their global adoption and outreach effort through the release of Java 9.   

Discover how to join the Java Community Process (JCP) program and participate as either an individual, corporation, or nonprofit such as a Java user group (JUG). Learn how you can participate in the Adopt-a-JSR and Adopt OpenJDK programs. Currently, there are new JSRs being submitted and developed for the Java EE 8 and Java SE 9 platforms. Find out how you can contribute to the Java Standard. 

Mani Sarkar and Hendrik Ebbers (@hendrikEbbers) present a number of demos:  

Additional links mentioned in these presentations: 

Yolande Poirier

Yolande Poirier manages the online experience for the world's biggest IT community. She empowers developers to successfully grow their projects, businesses, and careers. Telling the story of how people use technology, she curates technical content, interviews IT professionals around the world, and write blogs about Java technologies and projects. She is a speaker at international conferences and JavaOne Rock Star, this year's track lead of the developer community day and a long time member of @jduchess, a network of women in Java. She manages @Java, a network of over 350,000 developer enthusiasts.


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