By: Tiago Sturmer Daitx. Great news from the OpenJDK land! The OpenJDK PowerPC/AIX port , lead by Volker Simonis, has just been endorsed by Mikael Vidstedt and funded by SAP, IBM, and Oracle.
What does that mean? JEP is an acronym for " JDK Enhancement-Proposal & Roadmap Process ". According to it "endorsement" means "Accepted for inclusion in the Roadmap by the OpenJDK Lead". So the PowerPC/AIX Port is now officially in the long-term Roadmap for JDK Releases.... [More]