JavaOne 2013 - GlassFish and Java EE 7

JavaOne 2013 Sessions Highlights

This year's JavaOne is definitely the year of Java EE. And there are so many sessions covering both GlassFish and specially Java EE 7 topics for you to see. We have selected here the Top 7 EE Sessions from all the greatest sessions covering GlassFish and Java EE 7 this year. But feel free to check the full catalog of JavaOne 2013 to pick what exactly you want to see.
Session When *
Java EE 7: What's new in the Platform Sep 23, 11:30 AM Mission
Fifty New Features of Java EE 7 in 50 Minutes Sep 24, 3:00 PM Mission
GlassFish Community BOF Sep 24, 8:30 PM Cyril Magnin II/III
GlassFish 4 Overview: What’s Under the Hood? Sep 25, 11:30 AM Cyril Magnin I
Red Hat and Oracle: Delivering on the Promise of Interoperability in Java EE 7 Sep 26, 2:00 PM Cyril Magnin II/III
From the Spring framework to Java EE 7 Sep 26, 2:00 PM Cyril Magnin I
Java EE 8 and Beyond Sep 26, 3:30 PM Cyril Magnin II/III
* All sessions listed here are in Parc 55. But please check the official catalog, schedule may change.

There are tons of sessions to check. You may want to search based on your interest.
Check our Focus On website for a full list!

Or select from the complete JavaOne 2013's catalog.

DEMO grounds

This year we also want to demonstrate for you some of the great capabilities of Java EE 7 and GlassFish, so don't miss our DEMOground, where you will have the chance to get a feeling on how it is to develop and use some of the great new stuff already available in the platform:

Demo Where
Java EE 7: The standard in community-driven enterprise software
Learn about Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 7 from the specification leads and the GlassFish Server product team. See demonstrations of how to build HTML5 applications with JSON, WebSockets, and JAX-RS asynchronous support and client API. See how to improve developer productivity with more use of annotated POJOs, and how to write less boilerplate code with new platform and API features. Hear all about how the new Batch and Concurrency Utilities for Java EE APIs help enterprises build applications
DEMO Booth 3553
Innovating with Java EE: JavaScript, In-Memory Data Grids, JPA Data Services
Learn about the innovative solutions Oracle offers above and beyond Java EE on GlassFish and Oracle WebLogic servers. See demonstrations of how to easily develop and deploy TopLink Data Services enabling HTML5/JavaScript client applications, scaling applications with in-Memory Data Grids, and how the platform is advancing to incorporate scripting of services and clients with Project Avatar.
DEMO Booth 3568

If you like hands-on and workshops, you can't miss the Java Embedded Challenge for Raspberry Pi. There, you will be able to play with GlassFish and Java EE 7 technologies inside this very tiny computer and integrate it to the world! Participants will get a cool goodie bag too!

GlassFish Community: The Foundation for Opportunity

When: Sunday, 9:15 am - 11:15 am
* requires JavaOne pass

This is a JavaOne session, so you are required to have a JavaOne pass. In this session, you will learn about community contributions, get the latest information about new product features, and hear from fellow contributors about their experiences with GlassFish Server Open Source Edition. This panel will be conducted by our Java EE evangelist, Reza Rahman, so why don't you follow him on Twitter and share thoughts and comments.

Learn more about the Community Event

GlassFish and Friends Party

When: Sunday, 8 pm
* free as in free beer, with free beer!

If you are a friend of GlassFish, or interested in becoming one, then attend this party! Why has the GlassFish Community Party been such a success for the past 6 years? The participants in this free event get to:

  • Meet key members of the Oracle GlassFish team including Architects, Java EE spec leads, and Product Managers in an intimate setting
  • Know the latest news about Java EE 7 and GlassFish 4
  • Learn how GlassFish community is thriving under Oracle
  • Meet customers who are using GlassFish in successful production deployments
  • Help shape the future of GlassFish and the community
  • Grab limited edition GlassFish t-shirt
  • And most importantly, have lots of fun!!!
If you would like to socialize with the GlassFish community, then sign up for the GlassFish party! Get a feeling on how was the GlassFish Community and Friends Party last year. Save the date. Sign up. Participate!

Meet the Experts

Either going to the Community Event or to the Party, you will have the chance to meet several special invited guests, leaders, as well GlassFish and Java EE experts. Here's an introduction to some of them:

John Clingan

Principal Product Manager, Oracle
John Clingan is a Principal Product Manager on the GlassFish Server and Java EE product team at Oracle. John has more than 20 years of experience in building customer solutions based on C, Java, and Solaris. He also has 4 years of experience teaching Extended University Java courses to intellectually hungry Java students.
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Mike Lehmann

VP Product Management, Oracle
Mike Lehmann is VP of Product Management for Application Server infrastructure, also known as Cloud Application Foundation, at Oracle. He is responsible for the product management teams developing Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Coherence, Oracle GlassFish Server, the Java infrastructure of Oracle Internet Application Server. He has over 15 years of industry experience leading product development, product marketing and product management teams.
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Anil Gaur

VP, Software Development, Oracle
Anil Gaur is the VP of Software Development at Oracle and has been one of the founding members of the GlassFish community. Anil provides engineering leadership for several products and his portfolio includes the Java EE Platform, Oracle GlassFish Server, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Cloud Java Service, and several other research and development projects that provide a platform for innovation in the enterprise class middleware services.
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Cameron Purdy

VP Development, Oracle
Cameron Purdy is Vice President of Development at Oracle, responsible for the Java EE platform, web server and application server products. Prior to joining Oracle, Mr. Purdy was the CEO of Tangosol, whose revolutionary Coherence Data Grid product provides reliable and scalable data management across the enterprise. Mr. Purdy has been working with Java and Java-related technology since 1996, regularly participates in industry standards development and is a specification lead for the Java Community Process.
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Arun Gupta

Developer Advocate, Oracle
Arun Gupta is a Java evangelist working at Oracle. He works to create and foster the community around Java EE, GlassFish, and WebLogic. He has been with the Java EE team since its inception and contributed to all releases. Arun has extensive world wide speaking experience on myriad of topics and loves to engage with the community, customers, partners, and Java User Groups everywhere to spread the goodness of Java.
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Reza Rahman

Java EE/GlassFish Evangelist , Oracle
Reza Rahman is a long time former independent consultant and now officially a Java EE/GlassFish evangelist at Oracle. He is the author of the popular book EJB 3 in Action. Reza is a frequent speaker at Java User Groups and conferences worldwide including JavaOne. He is an avid contributor to industry journals like JavaLobby/DZone and TheServerSide. Reza has been a member of the Java EE, EJB and JMS expert groups. He implemented the EJB container for the Resin open source Java EE application server.
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We wish you a great JavaOne!