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JSF 2.3 aims to be the default MVC framework for Java EE

Due in the third quarter of 2016, JSF 2.3 is positioned as the default MVC framework for Java EE.

Atom at 1.0: GitHub's Node-based editor is just getting started

Atom 1.0 is not just a code editor with cutting-edge add-ons, but a platform upon which other editors and IDEs can -- and are -- to be built.

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How containers change everything

When you integrate containers into the build workflow, all the pieces of our multi-cloud future begin to fall into place.

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Eclipse's latest release train carries Docker, Java technologies

The Eclipse Foundation's annual bulk release features Docker tools and Java IDE improvements, including Quick Fixes for Java 8.

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Red Hat takes the reins of OpenJDK 7

Project lead Alex Haley says the OpenJDK community needs to move the project forward, with Red Hat's backing.

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MEAN vs. LAMP for the future of programming

LAMP diehards take note: The flexible simplicity of MongoDB, ExpressJS, AngularJS, and Node.js is no joke

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Diving into devops details

Search for a definition of devops and you're likely to find yourself drowning in buzzwords. Here's a quick guide to the concepts beneath the jargon.

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Devops for developers

More agile than Agile, devops requires that you learn new tools and embrace deep cultural changes to the way that you think and work.

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Three keys to successful microservices

A successful migration to microservices requires componentization, collaboration, and reliable connections and controls.

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Spark 1.4 adds support for R, Python 3, cluster management

Spark data processing framework adds languages used by many data crunchers, as well as container-based cluster management features.

A better mousetrap: A JSON data warehouse takes on Hadoop

Sure, a NoSQL or JSON data warehouse sounds faddish, but SonarW is a better solution for many.

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LinkedIn fills another SQL-on-Hadoop niche

LinkedIn's open source, home-brew OLAP project is a new way for Hadoop users (and others) to query both real-time and historical data.

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Google throws Dart language over to GitHub

The move could be Google's way of attracting more external committers to the JavaScript rival.

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Spark and Storm face new competition for real-time Hadoop processing

DataTorrent is releasing its real-time data processing engine for Hadoop and beyond as the open source Project Apex.

NIO.2 Cookbook, Part 3

Leverage file-visitor, glob/pathmatcher, and directory-watcher features for advanced tasks in NIO.2.

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InfoWorld survey: The rise of the developer

A new InfoWorld survey of software developers highlights their growing influence in business -- and their keen awareness of challenges going forward.

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What's the Go language really good for?

Where does Google's snappy language shine, and where does it fall short? Here are the kinds of applications it's best -- and less -- suited for.

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Google's Polymer Web library now ready for production use

Search and mobile giant looks to enable fast development of Web apps that use reusable components.

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