[javaee-spec users] Re: Wish-List for EE 8

From: John D. Ament <>
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2013 13:33:11 -0400


So, my company is actually doing just that. We're building out
applications based on pure Java EE technology (as much as possible) that
are meant to be cloud based. I can definitely share some of this insight.


On Fri, Jul 19, 2013 at 7:29 PM, Bill Shannon <>wrote:

> Peter Pilgrim wrote on 07/16/13 11:52:
> > ... Then there is the question of Cloud: I think in 2013 it is still
> very much
> > immature still. It may be worth getting some buy-in from today's Java
> cloud
> > providers, who are in the business: Heroku, CloudFoundry, JElastic, Red
> Hat
> > and Cloudbees.
> I'm sure you're all aware that Oracle is in that business now too. Still,
> even
> collectively, we have very limited experience with Java EE in the cloud.
> If
> we're ever going to be successful updating Java EE with more cloud support,
> we're going to need to see greater participation from those who do have
> more
> experience than others. That's a problem we still need to solve. If you
> know
> of people who are producing or using Java EE in the cloud and would be
> interested in participating in the Java EE expert group, send them our way!