[jsr342-experts] Re: Java EE 8 JSR

From: Adam Bien <abien_at_adam-bien.com>
Date: Sat, 24 May 2014 15:32:41 +0200

Hi Linda,

please list me (individual) as a supporter of Java EE 8

thanks for asking!,


On 21.05.2014, at 21:26, Linda DeMichiel <linda.demichiel_at_oracle.com> wrote:

> Wow! Is is great to see the enthusiasm here! Thanks!!
> However, it looks like I should clarify what I am asking for
> at this point, and what we expect the process to be.
> As of right now, I am only asking whether your company (or you as an
> individual) wants to be listed as "Supporting this JSR" when we
> submit it to the JCP this summer.
> We're not forming an expert group yet, and won't be until after the
> JSR is officially posted and approved. Once that happens, we expect
> to use the standard JCP processes for adding experts. That is, once
> the JSR is posted on the JCP web site, if you'd like to join the new
> expert group, please use the "I would like to join this Expert Group"
> link on the JSR page to submit your nomination. The JCP PMO will then
> validate your nomination against their list of current JSPA
> signatories and then pass it on to us.
> Once we get to the expert group formation stage, I'll post here
> again, and let you all know.
> thanks again,
> -Linda
> On 5/20/14 4:52 PM, Linda DeMichiel wrote:
>> Fellow Java EE Experts,
>> We've now completed a fairly lengthy process of surveying the
>> community, evaluating the input we've received, and assessing our own
>> goals for the next release of the Java EE Platform.
>> The current draft of the JSR for the Java EE 8 Platform that we plan
>> to submit to the JCP is attached below. Those of you who have been
>> tracking our work with our Java EE 8 community survey will likely find
>> this very consistent with the feedback that we received.
>> We would like to know if your company would like to be listed as a
>> supporter of this JSR when we submit it to the JCP. For those of you
>> who are individual members of this expert group, please let me know if
>> you would like to be listed as an individual supporting the JSR.
>> Our plan is to submit this JSR this summer (in advance of the JavaOne
>> timeframe), so please let me know before the end of June if you wish
>> to be listed as a supporter.
>> Please also feel free to send us any suggestions you might have with
>> regard to the content of the JSR. We may not be able to accommodate
>> more than minor comments before submission of the JSR. However, the
>> the final content of Java EE 8 will of course be discussed and decided
>> as part of the normal Expert Group processes once the new group is
>> underway.
>> Again, regardless of whether or not you have comments, please let me
>> know if you'd like to be listed as a supporter of this JSR.
>> Thanks!
>> Linda


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