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Eclipse Edge Native Working Group Releases ioFog 2.0 for True "EdgeOps"

The Eclipse Foundation's Native Working Group announces the release of Eclipse ioFog 2.0, an open-source solution for deploying and orchestrating containerized cloud applications to the Edge.

Kotlin 1.5 Release Includes Long-Awaited JVM IR Compiler

JetBrains announcs the first Kotlin feature release of the year, Kotlin 1.5.0, which comes with a host of stable new features, including JVM records, sealed interfaces, inline classes, and the new default JVM IR compiler.

New Oracle Ent. Manager Adds Features for Hybrid Cloud Management, Ops Automation, Extensibility

Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Release 5, a year in the making, provides a unified management center for organizations that need a single set of tools for running IT operations on-premises or in the cloud.

Dynatrace Brings Observability to Atlassian's Open DevOps Initiative

Software intelligence company Dynatrace and software development and collaboration tools provider Atlassian have expanded their strategic partnership around Atlassian's Open DevOps initiative.

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Red Hat Extension Add New Features to Java for Visual Studio Code

Red Hat adds new functionality to Java for Visual Studio Code via a new language support extension.

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Micronaut Blueprint for JHipster Update

Object Computing announces the 1.0.0 release of the Micronaut Blueprint for JHipster, dubbed "MHipster," for Java developers, helping them deploy their applications to production quickly.

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Latest Release of the GraalVM Comes with Experimental JDK 16 Binaries

An update of the GraalVM high-performance Java environment, GraalVM 21.1, is now available, introduces new experimental binaries based on JDK 16.0.1.

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Open-Source Bare Metal Provisioning Platform, Tinkerbell, Spreads Its Wings in the CNCF Sandbox

The open-source bare metal provisioning platform known as Tinkerbell has been growing its feature set since it joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) sandbox program a year ago, belying its diminutive name with sizeable new capabilities.


VSCodium Strips Microsoft Telemetry from VS Code with FOSS License

A new open-source build of the popular Visual Studio Code (VS Code) editor stripped of Microsoft customizations and released under a "real" open-source license is now available.

JetBrains Updates Java IDEs, Launches 'Code with Me'

Software development toolmaker JetBrains announces updates of its popular IntelliJ IDEA integrated development environment (IDE), its RubyMine IDE for Ruby on Rails (RoR), and a new coding collaboration service.

Gitpod Announces Features, Forum, Funding

Gitpod announces new support for VS Code, its first community event, and some serious venture support.

Supreme Court Sides with Google in Landmark Software Copyright Case Over Java APIs

SCOTUS rules that Google did not commit copyright infringement when it used 37 Java APIs in its Android OS without Oracle's permission.


CircleCI Gives its CI/CD Platform a Shot in the ARM

CI/CD platform provider CircleCI is adding new features to its namesake platform based on the Arm architecture and a collaboration with AWS).

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Platform9 Takes on Large-scale 5G Kubernetes Deployments

Platform9 has released the latest version of its SaaS-managed service that combines OpenStack and Kubernetes.

Zoom Releases New Video SDK

Zoom, the cloud-based video conferencing platform, has released new software development kits that allow devs to leverage the platform's HD video, audio, and interactive features to build video-based apps with native user interfaces.

Fourth Annual Call for Code Challenges Developers to Tackle 'Existential Threat of Climate Change'

The 4th annual Call for Code Global Challenge, which invites software developers from around the world to create open-source solutions to combat climate change, got underway this week.

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Eclipse Jetty 11 Lays the Foundation for Cloud Native Java

The Eclipse Foundation announced the release of the Eclipse Jetty 11 Java web server and servlet container, which is fully compatible with the Jakarta EE 9 Servlet specifications.

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Sonatype Unveils NextGen Nexus Platform

Sonatype expands the latest version of its Nexus platform to offer "full-spectrum control of the cloud-native software development lifecycle."

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Oracle Updates Autonomous Data Warehouse

Oracle announced enhancements to its Autonomous Data Warehouse this week aimed at data analysts, data scientists, and line-of-business users.


Java in VS Code Devs Get a New Welcome Page with Features Tour

The team supporting developers using the Java in Visual Studio Code editor has added a new Welcome Page to its support website that includes a new tour of important features.