Jakarta EE 9 and beyond

Day 3 /  / Track 2  /  EN / Introduction to technology

Jakarta EE 9 lowers the barriers of entry, ease migration, and lays a foundation for future innovation.

In this session, Ivar and Tanja will go through what Jakarta EE 9 brings to the table and how this release lowers the barriers of entry, eases migration, and lays the foundation for a platform for future innovation.

We will also look ahead to what future releases may bring. The session includes a demo including converting from the javax. to Jakarta. namespace as well as looking at available implementations.

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Ivar Grimstad
Eclipse Foundation

Ivar Grimstad is the Jakarta EE Developer Advocate at Eclipse Foundation. He is a Java Champion and JUG Leader based in Sweden.

Ivar is the PMC Lead for Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J) and is involved in the Jakarta EE Working Group. He is also one of the community representatives in the JCP Executive Committee as well as specification lead for JSR 371 (MVC 1.0).

Ivar is also involved in Eclipse MicroProfile, Apache NetBeans, and a frequent speaker at International developer conferences.

Tanja Obradović
Eclipse Foundation

Tanja Obradović is the Jakarta EE Program Manager at the Eclipse Foundation. Having been involved with Java and Java EE for quite some time, revitalizing Enterprise Java and making it ready for cloud native application development with Jakarta EE open source specifications is something that she is very much interested in.

Invited Experts

Dmitry Kornilov

Senior Software Development Manager at Oracle. Helidon project lead. Eclipse EE4J Project Management Committee member. Leading JSON Binding, JSON Processing, EclipseLink and Yasson projects. Active JCP member holding the "Outstanding Spec Lead 2016" award, JCP Star Spec Lead. Over 20 years of experience in design and implementation of complex software systems, defining systems architecture, team leading and project management. Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from Moscow Aircraft Institute (Technical University).