Planet JDKNews and views from the Java SE Development-Kit CommunityVariousStephen Colebourne: From Java 8 to Java 11Stephen, <div xmlns=""><p> Moving from Java 8 to Java 11 is trickier than most upgrades. Here are a few of my notes on the process. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2018-09-06T10:01:00ZStephen Colebourne: Time to look beyond Oracle's JDKStephen, <div xmlns=""><p> From Java 11 its time to think beyond Oracle's JDK. Time to appreciate the depth of the ecosystem built on OpenJDK. Here are some of the key builds available. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2018-09-03T08:38:00ZMarcus Hirt: JMC 7 Early Access Builds Available (and New Packaging)Marcus Hirt <div xmlns="">Early access builds of JDK Mission Control are now available. They can be fetched from here: With JMC 7, we are switching to a new delivery model, with a separate installer for JMC. There are multiple reasons for this, such as having one deliverable which supports both OpenJDK and the Oracle JDK, and wasting […]</div> Marcus2018-08-28T11:47:52ZStephen Colebourne: Java is still available at zero-costStephen, <div xmlns=""><p> The Java ecosystem has always been built on a high quality $free (zero-cost) JDK available from Oracle, and previously Sun. This is as true today as it always has been - but the new six-monthly release cycle does mean some big changes are happening. </p></div> Stephen Colebourne2018-08-28T06:53:00Z