Mark Little's Blog
Lyon JUG report
Nov 29, 2013 1:31 PM, by Mark Little
I got the opportunity recently to go to Lyon (haven't been there in about 2 decades!) and present at INSA/CITI as well as give a session at the local JUG. Before I set off I was asked a few questions ...
Nov 6, 2013 10:57 AM, by Mark Little
Back in 2009 I wrote about how it was sad in some ways that Sun had been acquired by Oracle. 4 years later, we now hear that GlassFish is being relegated to the domain of the Reference Implementation....
Red Hat Re-Elected to JCP-EC
Oct 29, 2013 6:12 PM, by Mark Little
I'm on holiday at the moment but some things are so important that they draw me back temporarily. Red Hat and JBoss before it, has been an active member of the JCP Executive Committee for many years. ...
Internet of Things (IoT) and Java
Oct 14, 2013 12:52 PM, by Mark Little
I wrote an article on InfoQ recently about IoT. This was based upon a presentation I saw whilst at the JCP EC meeting in September from ARM. I found it fascinating, especially given the work we've bee...
Sep 24, 2013 3:00 PM, by Mark Little
We've been talking about PaaS for several years now. Whether it's outlining our intentions around Enterprise PaaS and then delivering with the first EE6 Platform as a Service , discussing how EAP, EE6...
Aug 7, 2013 11:11 AM, by Mark Little
We've been pretty busy lately so this is slightly delayed. However, I do want to announce that Red Hat has joined the Google Cloud Platform Partner Program as a Technology Partner. Through this progra...
JUDCon, CamelOne, Summit 2013
Jun 20, 2013 2:53 PM, by Mark Little
I wanted to write up my experiences at JUDCon, CamelOne and Summit last week. Then I remembered that I'd taken one or two photos, so what better way than to illustrate with a picture? Things got o...
EE7 launch announcement
Jun 4, 2013 12:55 PM, by Mark Little
Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) is truly a bedrock technology, serving as the global standard for enterprise application development. The next release of Java's Enterprise Edition 7 raises the bar...
May 10, 2013 2:04 PM, by Mark Little
I had the pleasure of speaking at the Scotland JBUG earlier this week in Edinburgh. It was a great event and well attended. I gave a presentation on our roadmaps for various products as well as some...
EE7 is approved
May 2, 2013 9:51 AM, by Mark Little
It's official, Java EE7 has been approved overwhelmingly. This is great news, particularly for the updates to various components such as CDI and JMS. I'm proud of our continued association with the JC...