Tuesday Mar 31, 2015

JavaOne 2015 Call for Proposals Open

This fall, Java's leading developers and visionaries will gather in San Francisco, California, to create the future and commemorate 20 years of Java— you are invited to join them

  • Core Java Platform
  • Java and Security
  • JVM and Emerging Languages
  • Java, DevOps, and the Cloud
  • Java and the Internet of Things
  • Java and Server-Side Development
  • Java, Clients, and User Interfaces
  • Java Development Tools and Agile Techniques

There is no time to waste! The call for proposals closes April 29th at 11:59 p.m. PDT    

You will receive a complimentary pass to JavaOne with an accepted talk. Submit now

Thursday Feb 19, 2015

JavaOne Brazil Call for Papers Closes in One Week

JavaOne Latin America 

São Paulo, Brazil

June 23 - 25, 2015


As previously announced, JavaOne is returning to São Paulo in Brazil. This year, there will be an additional track dedicated to Java, DevOps and the Cloud. There is still time to send your proposals. The call for papers is open for another week until Feb 27. You can submit to the five conference tracks:

  •  New! Java, DevOps and the Cloud: focuses on the role Java plays in software as a service and platform as a service, as well as other service-related topics such as developer operations, multi tenancy and security practices. 

  • Clients and User Interface: covers the latest innovations and UI technologies encompassing client-side technologies such as JavaFX and HTML5, and JavaScript frameworks for a range of environments from small devices to high performance client systems. 

  •  Core Java Platform: covers material fundamental to all users and variants of the Java platform, including the latest developments in Java Virtual Machines, the evolution of the Java programming language, deep technical explanations of new library features and JVM languages 

  • Java and the Internet of Things: discusses Java technologies as the platform for embedded and M2M environments as well as covering device usages of Java technologies including Java SE Embedded, Oracle Java ME Embedded and Java Card 

  • Server Side Java: covers the latest updates and best practices for persistence, security, CDI, transactions, Java Message Service (JMS) 2.0, Concurrency Utilities for Java EE, batch APIs, and more. 

Veteran and first-time speakers from the community are all invited to submit proposals. Of special interest are innovative uses of Java, practical relevant case studies/examples/ practices. Both English and Portuguese submissions are accepted. Speakers on accepted submissions will receive a complimentary pass with access to all conference sessions. Submit your proposals today.


Tuesday Sep 30, 2014

Life around the Java Hub

By Guest Blogger Timothy Beneke

At the Java Hub, Java’s flexibility was illustrated through a number of demos and displays. The message was clear: any Java developer can program in Java Embedded, so get your Raspberry Pi, connect it to your favorite device, and have fun with the Internet of Things (IoT). Aldebaran Robotics presented the friendly, 2-foot-tall, high-tech Nao robot, which can be used to enhance social awareness among autistic children. It danced, gave fist bumps, and seemed to drink in the attention. Across the room, a 3-D printer performed its magic, creating clones of Duke using JavaFX and Oracle Java Embedded.

James Gosling’s Wave Glider
A Liquid Robotics Wave Glider, with software developed by James Gosling, was also on display. Wave Glider, which looks like a souped-up yellow surfboard, is an autonomous water and solar-powered platform that transmits oceanic information such as water temperature and chemistry, wind speed, living organisms, and ocean bottom topography using Java SE Embedded applications for defense, oil and gas, and commercial and science customers.

Wave Glider has two parts, the surfboard-like “float” loaded with solar panels to recharge lithium-ion batteries—which resides at the ocean’s surface—and the sub, equipped with wings and tethered six meters below.  

Java Capabilities for the Green Power Industry

Alexander Belokrylov, product manager for Java ME Embedded, showed off Java ME capabilities for the green power industry, demonstrating how a Java ME Embedded application can control and monitor energy sources on a bicycle-driven electric generator.

“This is just a regular bicycle that illustrates the Raspberry Pi functionality,” explained Belokrylov. “Here it is connected to a bicycle, but it could also function with an irrigation system or many other things. The key point is that with Java ME and no libraries, we can run a fully autonomous system that connects to the cloud and measures energy usage. This is a small footprint and it can do a lot. We want Java developers to take this power and run with it!”



A Car that Knows You
Gary Collins, principal member of technical staff at Oracle, showed off the Telematics Car Demo from Sunday’s Java Strategy keynote, where a simulated electric car used Java ME Embedded data and JavaFX to aggregate and display temperature, speed, light sensor, crash, and other data. “The functionality enables a car to make adjustments for drivers,” explained Collins. “Suppose you drive this car from a rental agency and come back to rent it again. The agency can access data about you and adjust the car for temperature, seating position, preferred radio stations and many other applications. It’s a car that can learn your preferences and patterns.”


Playing with Java SE Embedded

Across from the car simulator, a row of Raspberry Pis interfaced with cubed light bulbs, Sphero Robotic Balls, XY-Plotters for drawing, and more. Attendees were invited to choose an “if statement” and then tweet, send an SMS message using a motion or light sensor, draw their names with a Java or Oracle logo or picture of Duke, and more. Light bulbs could light up in strange ways; a Sphero Ball could act crazy. It was all in the spirit of play to illustrate that Java SE Embedded offers a wide range of possibilities for developers who want to try out the IoT with Java 8.

    Sunday Sep 28, 2014

    Java Magazine: What Will You Build Today?

    When was the last time you built something, just for the fun of it? Maybe it was yesterday, and that’s great. But if it’s been a while, we hope the latest issue of Java Magazine will inspire you. It celebrates the spirit of making and the people who are creating new and innovative technologies and services.

    In our interview with Dale Dougherty, Make: magazine founder and Maker Faire cocreator, we explore what’s behind the growing Maker Movement and how it relates to software development.

    We also recognize the winners of the 2014 Duke’s Choice Awards, which honor compelling and innovative uses of Java technology. These winning makers help ensure safer travel, feed hungry refugees, improve crop yields, provide cool technology, and aim to end a decade-long debate in the Java community.

    And we're excited to recognize the winners of the first-ever IoT Developer Challenge, who used embedded Java with computer boards and other devices and IoT technologies to showcase innovations in domotics, robotics, office design, authentication, and rating systems.

    Read the latest issue of Java Magazine today.

    Friday Sep 19, 2014

    Strategy, Technical and Community Keynotes

    Start JavaOne with the Strategy and Technical keynotes to learn about the strategy and roadmaps as well as technical insights. The keynotes will be on Sunday, September 28 from 12:45p.m. to 3:00p.m., at Moscone North, Hall D. If you can't make it to JavaOne, Watch them live online

    In Strategy keynote, you will learn how to create the future with Java from leading Oracle experts in the Java development organization. They will showcase how Java is driving developer innovation, revolutionizing application development, and improving application services for IoT, enterprise architectures, and cloud computing.

    In the Technical keynote, the architects of Java 8 will give you their insights into this revolutionary release, and start to reveal what is coming in Java 9, Java 10, and beyond.

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    Wednesday Sep 17, 2014

    Rich Client and IoT with James Weaver

    James Weaver is a Java developer, author, and speaker with a passion for Java, rich-client applications, and the Internet of Things (IoT). Weaver has books including Inside Java, Beginning J2EE 1.4, and the Pro JavaFX series. As an Oracle Java Technology Ambassador, Weaver speaks internationally at software technology conferences about Java, JavaFX, and IoT. Weaver tweets as @JavaFXpert, and blogs at http://JavaFXpert.com. 

    Q: What are you looking forward to this year at JavaOne?

    Weaver: Near and dear to my heart is the Community keynote that I am leading this year. It has just been amazing to talk to community members and learn about their projects using Java, Java 8, and IoT. During the Community keynote, we will showcase those amazing people and projects from the community.

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    Tuesday Sep 16, 2014

    Robots, NetBeans IDE, and Raspberry Pi with James Gosling

    James Gosling is now chief software architect of the Wave Glider, the flagship product at Liquid Robotics. The Wave Glider is a self-propelled, autonomous marine robot that collects and transmits ocean data. The Wave Glider will be on display exclusively at the Java Hub in the JavaOne exhibit hall during the entire conference. 

    Since Gosling started at Liquid Robotics, he has re-architected the onboard software and refined a data-as-a-service cloud to provide direct, real-time access to ocean information. Java, which he invented, has played an increasing role in ocean data transmission and analysis.  

    “Being able to debug and profile robots out at sea is a truly life-altering experience,” Gosling explains. He uses a set of tools—consisting of editors, debuggers, and profilers—that are part of the NetBeans IDE. At the JavaOne 2014 NetBeans Community Day, he will present the session “James Gosling, Robots, the Raspberry Pi, and Small Devices” [UGF8907] on Sunday, September 28. He will also present “Debugging and Profiling Robots with James Gosling” [CON6699] on Wednesday, October 1. Geertjan Wielenga, Mark Heckler, José Pereda, Johannes Weigend, Shai Almog and Jens Deters will join him to discuss those two topics. 

    Join him as he closes out the JavaOne Community Keynote with a fun, historical perspective of the genesis of Java, and a T-shirt toss! The Community Keynote will be held in the Marriott Marquis, Salon 7/8/9, on Thursday, October 2, 2014

    Tuesday Aug 19, 2014

    JavaOne is Free For Students!

    Attend the premier Java conference to learn about Java technologies and network with professionals.

    To be eligible, you must be taking a minimum of 6 units from a nonprofit institution   of learning during the Fall 2014.

    You'll have access to JavaOne and OpenWorld keynotes and Exhibition Halls. And, space permitting, you  can attend all JavaOne sessions including HOLs (Hands-On Labs), conference sessions and BOF (Birds-of-a-Feather). This year, a lot of sessions are about parallel programming with Java 8, JVM languages, cloud and Internet of Things.

    Don't miss this opportunity to attend for free. Register now

    Wednesday Aug 06, 2014

    Check out IoT at JavaOne!

    "We are always creating new IoT applications and encouraging others to improve them. Lhings is the networking tool that let us make it very easy. This time we wanted to make something we use in our everyday lives which is traditionally non-technical, as is a table, to be connected to the Internet and then provide new services that could be useful in some applications" explains José Pereda, who is part of the Lhings team. Based in Spain, the team won a JavaOne trip during IoT Developer Challenge.  

    "We wanted to show that IoT is useful in real scenarios and it's accessible to anyone. Likewise, we would like to encourage developers to reproduce and improve it!" further explains José. You will get a chance to meet them at JavaOne.  

    In the Internet of Things session track at JavaOne, you will learn about Java Embedded and discover great applications. Register today with the Flash Sale code DFS4, you will save US $400   

    José is also presenting four talks at JavaOne

    • JavaFX 3D: Advanced Application Development
    • How to Build the Game 2048 with JavaFX and Java 8: Lessons Learned
    • Debugging and Profiling Robots with James Gosling
    • Create the Game 2048 with Java 8 and JavaFX 


    Wednesday Jul 30, 2014

    The Java Hub at JavaOne!

    Nighthacking moves in! Join Stephen Chin as he interviews Java developers attending JavaOne. You will learn from fellow developers about ingenious ways to get your job done with the tools and technologies they use. Those interviews will be live at Java Hub during the whole conference and live streamed online.

    The Hackergarten is where developers contribute to JSRs and open source projects. Whether you are a veteran contributor or a beginner, you are invited to participate for as long as you want. You can stay for less than an hour, several hours, a day, or the entire time of the conference. JSR contributors will be onsite to help. Topics include Java EE, Data Grids, Java SE 8 (Lambdas and Date & Time API) and OpenJDK. Java Champion Andres Almiray organizes Hackergarten at many conferences around the world. Check the hackergarten.net for events close to you!

    What's that Java and the Internet of Things? Check out what's new with the platform and how it provides a great solution for the Internet of Things. Whether you are working in the industry or just want to do your own DIY projects. Stop by Java IoT Demo Showcase and learn what you can do with Java. The cool keynote demo will be there as well for all 3 days of the conference.

    Learn how to use 3D Modeling with JavaFX 3D, Java Embedded, and 3D printing. You will experience the entire process from the modeling interface to the 3D printing of no less than the Duke. Computer scientist Michael Hoffer from the Goethe-Center in Germany will demo his 3D modeling software.

    The scavenger hunt at the Java Hub will add a twist of fun to the discovery of Java technologies. The Java Hub will be located in the JavaOne Exhibit Hall at Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

    Thanks to the Java Product team and Oracle Technology Network for bringing this new experience to JavaOne attendees. 

    Don't miss it, register today with the Early Bird rate to save $400 off the onsite price!  

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