The events of 2017 were cataclysmic for Java EE: Java EE 8 was released, MicroProfile produced 2 releases and 7 new microservices focused APIs, and both of them moved over to the Eclipse Foundation, with Oracle choosing to open source everything!
What has just happened? Jakarta EE is alive and kicking and aims at aligning Enterprise Java to the fast pacing reality of the brave new Cloud Native world.
Why this is important to you as a developer and what you can do about it? Come to this short talk to find out.