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Using Tomcat’s `tomcat-users.xml` with Jakarta Security in TomEE

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While working on Jakarta EE 10 certification (See announcement Apache Tomee Jakarta EE certified after 10 years, Apache TomEE implemented Jakarta Security specification.  Currently, there is only one implementation used in Glassfish and used by all the other vendors for Jakarta Security. In TomEE, we decided to create an alternative to bring some diversity, and have an Apache implementation. What is Jakarta Security? Jakarta Security defines a standard for creating secure Jakarta EE applications in modern application paradigms. It defines an overarching (end-user targeted) Security API for Jakarta EE Applications. Jakarta Security builds on the lower level Security SPIs defined…

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Understanding Jakarta Security with TomEE

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There are many blogs explaining how to get Jakarta Security on Tomcat using all sorts of libraries and wiring everything manually. So many opportunities to get it wrong, if you are evaluating or currently using Apache TomEE. In TomEE, the good news is that, like JAX-RS, CDI or Bean Validation, Jakarta Security is out of the box ready to be used like Servlet, and CDI for example. This blog is a high-level view so you have the big picture of the technologies and how they interact with each other in the security landscape. The goal is to be able to…

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Apache TomEE Jakarta EE certified after 10 years

By Apache TomEE, Community, Jakarta EE, TomEE One Comment

We are extremely excited to spread the word that Apache TomEE 9.0.0-M7 has reached Jakarta EE 9.1 Web Profile certification. Speaking with our Apache-contributor hats on, this is not just our first certification in 10 years, but we are doubly proud Apache TomEE is on the list of certified servers on the day of the Jakarta EE release. Moreover, after 3 years of behind-the-scenes work, we’re very excited the Apache Software Foundation has joined Jakarta EE Working Group as a Guest Member. And finally, not to be overlooked, the Apache TomEE project has a fresh new website: – https://tomee.apache.org/ As…

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Keeping Brazil’s Medical Industry Safe with MicroProfile | JakartaOne Livestream 2020

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Jakarta One 2020, held on December 8th, 2020, gathered industry users and Java communities to share and learn the latest Java enterprise-related technologies. Jakarta EE 9, officially announced in November 2020, that they have created a lot of momentum to keep the conversation going in terms of lessons learned, roadmaps, and best practices.  Rafael Guimares, and I, had the opportunity to present the session “Keeping Brazil’s Medical Industry Safe with MicroProfile & JakartaEE”. The session addressed the challenges, opportunities, and roadmap to migrating one of Brazil’s medical industry applications from Java EE into Jakarta EE 9, and MicroProfile implementations, towards…

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Pavimentando el Camino con Jakarta EE 9 and Apache TomEE

By Apache TomEE, Jakarta EE, JakartaONE Español, Tribers vTour No Comments

El 12 de Octubre del 2020 se llevó a cabo la primera edición virtual del JakartaOne en Español, el evento reunió a más de 500 asistentes y 9 comunidades de Java de habla hispana.  La agenda del evento ofreció a los asistentes y comunidades una amplia gama de temas relacionados a las aplicaciones Java Empresarial, nubes nativas, micro servicios entre otros.   En esta edición tuve la oportunidad de compartir la sesión “Pavimentando el camino con Jakarta EE 9 and Apache TomEE” la cual ofrece un breve recorrido de cómo Jakarta EE ha evolucionado en los últimos 20 años y la…

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Introducing TCK.work

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I’d like to share with everyone a system we’ve set up to help projects get faster TCK results, starting of course with Apache TomEE. https://tck.work/tomee/projects We’ve had this system for a while, but were unable to open access due to the legal restrictions around access to the TCK and results. Now that all of this is public we can finally make it available. This installation is dedicated to open source projects and per each TCK run will spin up 100 m3.medium spot instances in AWS to chew through 95% of the TCK in about 2 hours. A handful of tests…

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JakartaONE Español 2020: De Comunidad Para Comunidad!

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  ¡El informe resumido del evento JakartaONE Español 2020 es una maravillosa declaración de una actividad comunitaria de código abierto con el corazón de voluntarios!   Comité de JakartaONE Español Alberto, Carlos, Eudris, Jonathan & Hillmer gracias por decidir ser administradores formidables cuyas acciones continuamente inspiraron y reflejaron las mejores características que el código abierto ofrece: sencillez, pasión, sinceridad, respeto, y agallas. JakartaONE Español 2020 es una realidad porque ustedes 5 así lo decidieron. Ustedes han ayudado a sentar las bases de futuras transmisiones en vivo de JakartaONE Español. Que chévere!!!  Gracias por elegir 💙 incluir a muchos de nosotros en…

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JakartaONE Brazil 2020: Como alavancar microservices com TomEE e MicroProfile para ajudar a indústria médica no Brasil.

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No dia 29 de agosto, aconteceu o JakartaOne Livestream Brazil. Foi uma conferência virtual de um dia para desenvolvedores e líderes técnicos trazendo o estado atual e futuro de Jakarta EE e tecnologias relacionadas, com foco no desenvolvimento de aplicativos nativos em nuvem corporativa. A participação foi ótima, com cerca de 200 pessoas conectadas continuamente. Nosso parceiro no Brasil, Rafael Guimares, CEO of GBR Sistemas, falou sobre como eles alavancaram microservices com TomEE para ajudar a indústria médica no Brasil. Graças à sua experiência, a equipe de Rafael foi capaz de construir rapidamente um novo aplicativo para suporte à telemedicina no contexto do Coronavírus (consulta...
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DevNexus 2020 Video Interview with Emily Jiang & David Blevins

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At the end of February, right before the Covid-19 pandemic shut down all USA conferences, a few Tribers enjoyed the DevNexus week.  Watch below a candid 20 minutes video  David Blevins and Emily Jiang conversation that shares an insight on topics such as:  the upcoming Jakarta Messaging features the Jakarta EE 9 planning the Javax namespace  MicroProfile and much more. We hope you enjoy it!    Video Credits:   The video was first published on May 13th by the IBM Developer youtube channel & shared via IBM Developer Advocate  Mary Grygleski‘s tweet on May 14th.

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