JavaOne News

  • Surprise guest at JavaOne: Java founder James Gosling

    Posted October 4, 2012 - 3:14 pm

    Former Sun/Oracle engineer mostly talked about robotics venture, but his appearance could indicate he and Oracle are burying the hatchet
  • Oracle keeps hope alive for JavaFX, Java on iOS

    Posted July 16, 2012 - 7:47 am

    Upcoming JavaOne technical conference also will focus on enterprise Java and the Java Virtual Machine
  • JavaOne dates set for October

    Posted April 25, 2011 - 3:22 pm

    The conference will be held at the same time as Oracle OpenWorld, but Oracle says JavaOne will be a standalone event
  • JavaFX moves forward while mobile variant on hold

    Posted September 21, 2010 - 9:59 am

    At the JavaOne conference, Oracle announced JavaFX 2.0 will arrive n Q3 of 2011 and that JRuby improvements are coming as well
  • Oracle airs Java ambitions

    Posted September 21, 2010 - 9:57 am

    At JavaOne the company stressed plans for improving Java on a full range of systems now that it oversees development of key platform technologies
  • Google backs out of JavaOne conference

    Posted August 29, 2010 - 9:06 pm

    Company cites Oracle's litigation over Android as a lawsuit "against open source"
  • JavaOne conference may get a rival

    Posted August 26, 2010 - 2:17 pm

    Even before the first Oracle-driven JavaOne conference has seen the light of day, an alternative Java conference is being planned for those not thrilled with Oracle.
  • Oracle takes over JavaOne conference

    Posted August 24, 2010 - 9:15 am

    Java event will be combined with Oracle OpenWorld and Develop conferences in first year under stewardship of Oracle
  • Is the app store business over-retailed?

    Posted June 8, 2009 - 9:30 pm

    The buzz term at JavaOne 2009 seemed to be "app store." Sun Microsystems, host of the annual developers' conference, announced it's opening Java Store, handset maker Sony Ericsson touted its PlayNow Arena store and European wireless carrier Orange promoted its app store. The JavaOne week ends with smartphone maker Palm Inc.
  • Despite Ellison assurances, Sun customers remain uncertain

    Posted June 8, 2009 - 3:24 pm

    JavaOne attendees remained skeptical in part about how the future of Java and Sun technologies will play out, wondering what would happen with projects such as the GlassFish open source application server. Oracle has been largely silent about the fate of specific Sun products.
  • Sun Microsystems unveils new version of OpenSolaris

    Posted June 4, 2009 - 5:03 pm

    Sun Microsystems Corp. announced the release of the newest version of its OpenSolaris operating system v. 2009.06, which will also serve as the preview release for the next major Solaris update for enterprises.
  • Microsoft pitches interoperability at JavaOne

    Posted June 4, 2009 - 2:38 pm

    Five years after settling a bitter lawsuit with Sun Microsystems over the Java programming language, a Microsoft executive made the company's first-ever JavaOne keynote address Thursday.
  • Will Oracle kill the Java community?

    Posted June 3, 2009 - 9:07 pm

    Sun's failure to cash in on Java has helped it remain a neutral steward of the technology, but that dynamic will change under Oracle
  • Java to get more modular with JDK 7 upgrade

    Posted June 3, 2009 - 9:45 am

    Java, the 14-year-old language and application platform founded by Sun Microsystems, is set to take on a more modular approach with the planned Java SE Development Kit 7 upgrade to the platform, Sun officials said Tuesday afternoon.
  • Oracle CEO, set to buy Sun, hails Java at conference

    Posted June 2, 2009 - 5:25 pm

    Larry Ellison reassures JavaOne attendees that Oracle will continue to support Java, post-merger.
  • Sun tests new Java Store, Java Warehouse

    Posted June 2, 2009 - 9:20 am

    Sun has opened up a test version of its Java Store, which it bills as a Web site where developers can connect with millions of computer users who run Java on their desktop.
  • SpringSource CEO to tout Roo, a new Java enhancement

    Posted June 1, 2009 - 11:29 am

    Rod Johnson, CEO of SpringSource, will detail a new project called Spring Roo, which aids in development and enhancement of Spring applications with minimal hand-coding. He also plans to discuss the upcoming Spring Framework 3.0 at the JavaOne conference in San Francisco this week.
  • Could next week's JavaOne be the last?

    Posted May 26, 2009 - 8:34 pm

    Will next week's JavaOne conference be the end of the line for the annual Sun Microsystems-sponsored, week-long tribute to all things Java?
  • Microsoft to give its first JavaOne keynote

    Posted May 22, 2009 - 8:26 pm

    Microsoft and Sun Microsystems have come a long way since their bitter split over Java in the late 1990s, but until now, Microsoft has never been on the big stage at Sun's annual developer conference.
Join us:






Spotlight on ...
Online Training

    Upgrade your skills and earn higher pay

    Readers to share their best tips for maximizing training dollars and getting the most out self-directed learning. Here’s what they said.


    Learn more

Join today!

See more content
Ask a Question