Tag: Java

BI Users, IT Team

11 surprising ways developers are using Wasm

June 10, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

When the browser began, it was just a window for displaying some text and maybe a few images. It was just a new way to distribute the same kind of documents that you might find on a coffee table, like […]

Software & Systems

Java virtual threads hit with pinning issue

February 23, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Java’s virtual threads, introduced in JDK 21 in September 2023 to make it easier to write and maintain concurrent applications, has suffered from a “pinning” issue that arises with synchronized methods or synchronized statements. Oracle detailed the virtual thread pinning […]

Software & Systems

Make Java fast! Performance tuning Java

September 21, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

JVM optimization enhances the performance and efficiency of Java applications that run on the Java virtual machine. It involves techniques and strategies aimed at improving execution speed, reducing memory usage, and optimizing resource utilization. One aspect of JVM optimization involves […]

Software & Systems

Meta releases Code Llama LLM for coding

August 25, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Facebook parent company Meta has introduced an AI-based tool for coding, called Code Llama. A large language model (LLM) that can use text prompts to generate code, Code Llama is a code-specialized version of Llama 2. It was built by […]

Software & Systems

Tabnine readies AI-generated unit testing for developers

February 23, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Tabnine, maker of an AI-powered coding assistant for developers, has launched a tool to provide automatic code testing.Introduced February 22 and now in beta, Tabnine’s unit test generation capability uses artificial intelligence to generate unit tests for code automatically, with […]

Software & Systems

JavaFX 19 rich client Java platform arrives

September 15, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

JavaFX 19, the latest iteration of the Java-based rich client application platform, has been released, with enhancements for video and CSS capabilities. The update also fixes a number of touch-screen bugs. The open source platform, which goes by the slogan, […]

Software & Systems

How to use the Command pattern in Java

July 26, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

One of our biggest challenges as software developers is organizing our code so that it is easier to extend and maintain. The Command pattern helps us do that by encapsulating all the data required to perform an action into a […]

BI Users, Data Analyst, IT Team

Google App Engine adds support for Java 11

October 30, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

Google’s App Engine cloud has added official support for Java 11, the latest long-term support (LTS) version of the Java language platform, as a production release. The App Engine Standard Environment Java 11 runtime is generally available for running any […]

BI Users, Data Analyst

Oracle recommends axing Java object finalizer

March 30, 2017

Via: CIO

Java’s Object.finalize capability is on the chopping block, deemed more trouble than it’s worth. But expect it to stick around for a while. Deprecation has been proposed for Java Development Kit (JDK) 9, Oracle said. Oracle recommends that the capability […]

BI Security

Java and Python FTP attacks can punch holes through firewalls

February 22, 2017

Via: CIO

The Java and Python runtimes fail to properly validate FTP URLs, which can potentially allow attackers to punch holes through firewalls to access local networks. On Saturday, security researcher Alexander Klink disclosed an interesting attack where exploiting an XXE (XML […]

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Oracle bets Java EE future on REST APIs

February 2, 2017

Via: CIO

Oracle is banking on REST and JSON to modernize Java EE for microservices and the cloud. It may seem like ages since REST stole thunder from SOAP as a mechanism for providing web services communications. REST, in conjunction with JSON […]

BI Users, Business Users

Oracle tries playing nice with Java EE rebels

September 23, 2016

Via: CIO

With Oracle now trying to get back on track with advancing enterprise Java, the company is seeking rapprochement with factions that had sought to advance the platform on their own. The two groups involved are mostly amenable to patching up […]