Eclipse MicroProfile 1.1 Now Available

The Eclipse MicroProfile version 1.1 has been released and builds upon the version 1.0 release by adding support for the Configuration API. With the inclusion of the new Configuration API, Eclipse Microprofile, whose tag line…


WildFly 11 Beta 1 Available For Download

The WildFly team have announced that WildFly 11 Beta 1 is now available. This release is now feature complete. The key highlights of WildFly 11 Beta 1 are: New Security Infrastructure – Elytron Simplification of JNDI…


Running Payara Micro Services on Heroku

Running Payara Micro services on Heroku is incredibly straightforward. There are 2 basic ways of running a Payara Micro service on Heroku: 1. Create a Fat Jar 2. Deploy a .War file along with PayaraMicro.jar…


Payara Micro Context Path

When deploying an application to Payara Micro, the default context path for any web resources is defined by the name of the archive. For example, if I deploy the archive PayaraRest-1.0-SNAPSHOT.war, the context root is…


Deployment with Payara Micro

There are many different frameworks that allow you to develop and deploy microservices. Payara, the team behind the Payara Server have a couple of options for deploying microservices – PayaraMicro and Payara MicroProfile. So, what…


WildFly Swarm Project Generator

A few days ago, the WldFly Swarm team announced the release of the WildFly Swarm Project Generator. The project generator allows you to select basic project properties (Maven Group ID and Artifact ID) and a…




Mastering NetBeans Book is released

I’m pleased to announce that my new book, Mastering NetBeans, has been released by Packt Publishing. You can get full details of the book on Packt’s web site at https://www.packtpub.com/application-development/mastering-netbeans The book contains 10 chapters…