Trisha Gee on MongoDB, Java 8, and What Excites Her About Writing Software

Interview with Trisha Gee on  Apr 05, 2014

In this interview, recorded at QCon London 2014, Trisha Gee talks to Charles Humble about MongoDB, her work on the Java driver, her development set-up, what she’s interested in in Java 8, and what excites her about writing software.


Fun and Games with Enterprise Software: Tom Banks on What's New in WebSphere Liberty Profile, IBM Code Rally

Interview with Tom Banks on  Aug 01, 2013

Tom Banks talks about what's new in the IBM WebSphere Application Server v 8.5.5 Liberty Profile and explores how its extensible architecture allows interesting additions to "gamify" the running of enterprise software. He describes what you can do when enterprise software becomes mobile and introduces IBM Code Rally, a game which is built on top of the Liberty Profile and other IBM software.

IBM's Tim Ellison on the Future of Java

Interview with Tim Ellison on  May 14, 2012 6

Tim Ellison talks to Charles Humble about Lambda, extension methods, modularity, and plans for Java beyond Java 8

Juergen Hoeller on Spring 3.1 and Spring 3.2

Interview with Juergen Hoeller on  May 13, 2011 7

Juergen Hoeller talks to Charles Humble about the upcoming features in Spring 3.1 and Spring 3.2. The interview also explores SpringSource's attitude to standardisation, and the impact of the Java 7 and 8 language changes, and the Jave EE 6, on the framework.

Chet Haase discusses Java FX, Update N and JDK 7

Interview with Chet Haase on  Mar 19, 2008 1

In this interview from QCon San Francisco 2007, Chet Haase discusses Java SE 6 Update N, the Java Kernel, Java FX, the shift in focus to consumer desktop features in Java 7, and redesigning of applets.

QCon Panel: What will the Future of Java Development Be?

Interview with Chet Haase Charles Nutter Rod Johnson Joshua Bloch Erik Meijer on  Feb 20, 2008 2

In this panel discussion from QCon San Francisco, several influential leaders of the software development community discussed and debated the future of the Java language and APIs based upon the lessons we have learned from the past. Topics included static versus dynamic languages, removing code from Java, forking the JVM, and the next big programming language.

JAOO Panel: Who will Develop Software in 10 Years?

Interview with Martin Fowler Jimmy Nilsson Dave Thomas Frank Buschmann Steve Cook on  Mar 15, 2007 7

Martin Fowler, Frank Buschmann, Steve Cook, Jimmy Nilsson, and Dave Thomas discuss the future of software development. Topics covered include outsourcing, is Google the next MS?, multi-core & parallism, grid computing, software stacks of the future, and more. A thoroughly thought-provoking panel! JAOO is producing the QCon event.

Romain Guy on the State of desktop Java

Interview with Romain Guy on  Feb 01, 2007 3

Romain Guy presents his thoughts on the state of desktop Java. He shares his thoughts on Swing, competition with Flash and just what is a "filthy rich client" application.? He also talks about whether we really need a Java browser edition.

Joshua Bloch on Closures, Resource Management, Google

Interview with Joshua Bloch on  Nov 07, 2006 6

Core Java language designer Joshua Bloch talks about the need for Closures, Functional Programming, Java's need for better resource management, Java Puzzlers, and cool stuff Google is doing with Java. Recorded at conference, Norway's best Java conference.