Live from JavaOne 2009 – Day 1

JavaOne 2009 officially started with the open Keynote delivered by Jonathan Schwartz, CEO of Sun Microsystems. The keynote included several announcements and demos presented by partners and customers of Sun. Here are some highlights

  • Java Store to enable the java community to distribute their innovative Java solutions worldwide
  • JavaFX 1.2 powered applications demonstrated on a consumer TV
  • Intel and Sun collaboration to gain better performance of Java on Intel processors
  • James Gosling – inventor of Java – giving a review of 14 years of Java
  • Some words about Oracle and Sun by Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle

Stay tuned with more information about the conference as it goes on

Andreas Grabner has 20+ years of experience as a software developer, tester and architect and is an advocate for high-performing cloud scale applications. He is a regular contributor to the DevOps community, a frequent speaker at technology conferences and regularly publishes articles on blog.dynatrace.com. You can follow him on Twitter: @grabnerandi