David Delabassée is a Software Evangelist working for Oracle; his primary focus is Java on the Server-Side, i.e. Java Enterprise Edition. Prior to Oracle, David spent a decade at Sun Microsystems focusing on Java end-to-end. In his various roles, David has been involved in numerous Java projects since the early days of this technology.
David lives in Belgium. In his spare time, he tinkers with technologies such as Home Automation, electronics, pinballs, ... And more importantly, he enjoys playing video games with his daughter.
Quite a few things have changed since the original Java EE 8 proposal. This session will explain what Java EE 8 will be.
We will cover in details the new capabilities that are slated for inclusion in the Java EE platform, such as - JAX-RS 2.1’s new Reactive client API - Bean Validation 2.0 improvements - Servlet 4.0 HTTP/2 support - CDI 2.0 Asynchronous events - The addition of a new JSON Binding API, i.e. JSON-B 1.0 - A new cross-platform security context - Etc.
Java EE 8 is now just a few weeks away, so come to this session to understand what's coming.