"I wouldn't say 'Avatar' changed my life, but it definitely changed my career." Stephen Lang
Markus Eisele recently wrote a nice article (see "Project Avatar - What's in it for Java EE 8?"
). Project Avatar is leveraging some of the Java EE technologies (eg. WebSocket, REST). And has pointed in the article, some additional technologies (e.g. SSE (*)
gives you the opportunity to provides us feedback on those (and not just on those!).
So if you have some time to spare during the Christmas break, please give a look at Project Avatar and provide us feedback for Java EE 8. The collective feedback, yours included, will help to change and shape the next revision of the Java EE Platform!
(*) Server-sent Events (SSE) are currently supported by Jersey but they are not part of the Java EE 7 specification.