Recap of 2018 Lightning Talks

Given that we are still in January, its not too late for some well-earned retrospection.  Last year was a busy year for the OpenJ9 project, expanding platform coverage and delivering loads of new features through many releases.  During all of that great technical progress, the team still managed to find time for some technical sharing. …

GC Internship: Read Barrier Verification

In the fall of 2018, I had the opportunity to intern with OpenJ9’s Garbage Collection (GC) team. OpenJ9 is a Java Virtual Machine (JVM). At the time, I was a fourth year computer engineering student at the University of Waterloo. Before working with the GC team, I had also worked in OpenJ9’s Release Engineering team….