Planet JDKNews and views from the Java SE Development-Kit CommunityVariousStephen Colebourne: From Java 8 to Java 11Stephen,

Moving from Java 8 to Java 11 is trickier than most upgrades. Here are a few of my notes on the process.

0 Colebourne2018-09-06T10:01:00Z
Stephen Colebourne: Time to look beyond Oracle's JDKStephen,

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.

14 Colebourne2018-09-03T08:38:00Z
Marcus Hirt: JMC 7 Early Access Builds Available (and New Packaging)Marcus Hirt
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 […]
Stephen Colebourne: Java is still available at zero-costStephen,

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.

21 Colebourne2018-08-28T06:53:00Z