Promote Java EE 7 and GlassFish on your Twitter

Promote the #JavaEE7 launch on your Twitter profile! I created this background image that fits very nice, but don't forget to set the background color to #517E9C fulfill all the extra space. If you want to know how it will look like, check my profile. We appreciate all the help!  The launch of Java EE 7 is right ahead. On June 12th we will hear from Oracle executives and evangelists what's all about the new version of the platform. The Live Webcast "Introducing Java EE 7"...

Thursday, June 6, 2013 | Cloud | Read More

Integrating WebSockets and JMS with CDI Events in Java EE 7

WebSocket is the new kid on the block when you think about Web Development these days. And it is expected that you want to integrate it with whatever is available in your hands. Java EE 7 is coming with cool things beyond this, for example JMS 2.0. And then you wonder: how can I send asynchronous messages to all WebSocket sessions connected to my website? Server push; no polling: for real! The answer is quite simple: CDI. Also know as the Java EE magic glue. CDI enables a...

Monday, May 6, 2013 | Cloud | Read More

Java EE 7 at JUDCon Brazil 2013

What's new in Java EE 7: from HTML5 to JMS 2.0 was probably one of the hottest contents presented at JUDCon Brazil 2013. Room packed, people standing in the back and some couldn't join. The JBoss Users and Developers Conference is a conference organized by Red Hat across three countries (Brazil, India, and United States), with local and foreign speakers. But for me it was special. It was a pleasure to be part of this conference, considering that I wear another red hat. This...

Friday, April 26, 2013 | Cloud | Read More

Maven projects with GlassFish 4.0 Embedded Plugin

  Some specifications related to Java EE 7 already became Final. One example is the JavaServer Faces 2.2 (JSR 344). But you don't have to wait for the release of Java EE 7 and the final version of GlassFish 4.0, which is the reference implementation, to try all the new stuff. I've blogged about Maven and its integration with GlassFish Embedded in a way where you can, with just few steps, create a Java EE 7 and then run GlassFish Embedded 4.0 without installing it. The good...

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 | Cloud | Read More

GlassFish in Space

The cat is out of the bag, so we might as well publicly announce the effort. GlassFish Labs has been diligently working with Anahata Technologies on the GlassFish 4 super cluster. The joint engineering effort resulted a low-latency clustering fabric with an advanced session replication algorithm that can run on resource constrained devices like the Rasberry Pi.  The source code is fully open source on glassfish.org, but has escaped public visibility due to the branch...

Monday, April 1, 2013 | Cloud | Read More

Getting Started with JSON-P

As the Java EE 7 release date draws closer, blogs and articles covering the new features are beginning to roll in. In a brief blog entry, Markus Eisele, a key independent member of the Java EE community talks about getting started with JSON-P.As you know, JSON-P (more accurately, the Java API for JSON Processing) is a key new API being added to Java EE 7. JSON-P is a foundational API to enable developers to parse, generate, transform and query JSON, particularly in JAX-RS...

Monday, March 25, 2013 | Cloud | Read More