User Groups at JavaOne

User group leaders from around the world meet once a year at JavaOne. Each year, they organize the Forum meeting the Sunday before JavaOne. Speakers and topics are vetted by community. Anyone attending JavaOne whether they belong to a user group or not are invited to those sessions. Make sure you arrive on time for the Forum on Sunday. It starts at 8:00am at Moscone West. Among the topics this year are NetBeans community and (more...)

Tech Article: Build with NetBeans IDE, Deploy to Oracle Java Cloud Service

| Jul 18, 2014

If you've decided PaaS is is what your application needs, see how you can swiftly build and deploy applications to Oracle Java Cloud Service using NetBeans IDE. In "Build with NetBeans IDE, Deploy to Oracle Java Cloud Service," Oracle ACE Harshad Oak shows you how to set up Oracle Java Cloud Service, then install and use the Oracle Cloud Plugin in the NetBeans IDE.


Oak explains "Considering the rapid adoption of cloud-based services, (more...)

Lambdas are a Drug

| Jul 17, 2014

In this video, Dr. Venkat Subramaniam discusses Java SE 8. His session at  Devoxx UK 2014 was packed. There is lots of interest, enthusiasm and rapid adoption of Java 8. Learn why Lambdas, according to Subramaniam, are a drug:

Resources

JavaSE on the Oracle Technology Network

Java SE 8 Central

SE 8 Playlist on YouTube/Java

List of Java 8 presentations on Parleys

Java Magazine on Java SE 8

JavaOne Sessions on Java SE 8 (***95*** (more...)