A big day for Java EE - Java EE 8 is now officially launched as JSR 366 via the JCP process. As you might have expected the primary focus areas are HTTP 2/HTML 5 support, CDI/managed bean alignment, cloud support and Java SE alignment.
Here is some of the very high level content:
- HTTP 2
- Server-Sent Events (SSE)
- JSON binding
- Action oriented web framework to complement JSF
- More support for Hypermedia
- Enhancements to (more...)