This session was held as a part of GeeCON University, it shares an entertaining insight into the genesis of Java EE 7 and how things shall be heading toward its Final Release.
The story begins with stars like CDI and its new magic for the Enterprise world. We explore the Cloud, Social Media, NoSQL and even JSRs from the attic of Java EE are going to play a role, as do "good old friends" in slightly newer outfits and releases. Plus recent additions to the Java stack like JSON or WebSockets.
After learning about the new world of Enterprise Java in the first part, for the second part we'll jump into a pool of real life code examples and use cases for change to be brought by the 7th number of the Java Platform, Enterprise Edition.