From JavaOne Speakers
By Yolande Poirier-Oracle on Sep 10, 2013
Developer Advocate James Ward at Typesafe talked about his sessions titled Play Framework Versus Grails Smackdown. "We take a bunch of measurements like lines of code, performance and other things to compare Play and Grails" explains James. He will also present a session called Web Fundamentals. "I realized that Java developers (me included) have not touched the underlying http stuff."
Co-founder of LodgON Dr. Johan Vos talked about his JavaOne session on building social sotfware on top of the Java EE 7 with DaliCore and DataFX to get real-world data into your JavaFX Application. He showed some of his datasource samples. "I am looking for the embedded track, the enterprise track with EE 7 and how Java EE 7 is being used. I am looking forward to Java SE 8, Java SE 9 and Jigsaw."
Serial entrepreneur Stephan Janssen talked about Parleys, an e-learning platform. He gave a preview of the website functionalities, the design, social features, conference channels and hour long presentations. "I am hoping to get a good working version of mashups with YouTube by JavaOne ."
Middleware/Core/Java Engineer Mark Heckler talked about his embedded mashups and JavaFX, widgets, and Apps sessions. He showcased an embedded application monitoring temperature, humidity, and current using wind turbine, sensor bundles, Raspberry Pi, and Arduino.
Architect Robert Savage at AMX is the creator of Pi4J, a Java framework for doing physical computing with Raspberry Pi and Java. "The new low cost of ARM devices with full Linux operating system gives us a all new world of capability... I really focus on taking the Pi4J project forward producing high level interfaces for more equipment."