Java Developer Survey Reveals Elevated Want for Java Productiveness Options

eleventh annual survey from JRebel by Perforce finds 50% reporting a rise in microservice software start-up time

MINNEAPOLIS, March 23, 2023 — Perforce Software program, a supplier of options to enterprise groups requiring productiveness, visibility, and scale alongside the event lifecycle, launched their eleventh annual Java panorama survey — the 2023 Java Developer Productiveness Report.

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The report outlines the highest instruments and applied sciences supporting the Java ecosystem, in addition to rising developments and their impacts on general developer productiveness.

Main findings from the report element the regular affect of microservices on Java software construct and redeploy occasions. The expansion of microservices as the answer to simplify and speed up Java growth continues to rise in recognition inside the Java ecosystems. Most respondents from bigger firms famous utilizing over 21 microservices per software. Java builders proceed to face massive redeploy occasions all through their functions, with this 12 months’s outcomes exhibiting 10+ minutes as the commonest redeployment time — a 6% improve from 2022.

“This 12 months’s report exhibits the need of enhancing the effectivity of Java developer groups, which coincides with the growing demand for software program builders in 2023,” mentioned Rod Cope, CTO at Perforce Software program. “As organizations are seeing extra stress to speed up time-to-market, they’ll have to additional spend money on their builders to assist them cope with DevOps at scale — and carry out quicker and higher.”

The report additionally measured the rising frustration of microservice software redeployment and start-up occasions. 17% of respondents reported over a 50% improve in start-up occasions, barely greater than final 12 months’s outcomes. Bigger firms are nonetheless experiencing greater redeployment occasions — with 65% reporting occasions of over 5 minutes per redeploy. With microservice environments increasing much more, each in measurement and redeploy occasions, there’s an elevated want for Java productiveness options like JRebel to fight these ache factors.

VSCode has additionally turn into a extra related IDE within the Java neighborhood with its elevated utilization amongst Java builders. With builders being pressured to make the most of a couple of IDE, relying on functions and crew necessities, it additional complicates the general growth surroundings — making a productiveness software equivalent to JRebel much more essential.

“Whereas having a microservice structure in place is useful for Java functions, an increasing number of firms are nonetheless noting a rise in start-up occasions for his or her microservices software,” mentioned Curtis Johnson, Product Supervisor at JRebel by Perforce. “For this reason we consider that instruments like JRebel are important to assist tackle these obstacles and enhance Java developer productiveness.”

The 2023 Java Developer Productiveness report is out there for obtain at

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JRebel gives industry-leading Java growth effectivity instruments — eradicating bottlenecks within the growth course of and serving to builders to code higher functions, quicker. JRebel has revolutionized Java growth by permitting builders to skip redeploys whereas sustaining software state. With over 3000 prospects, JRebel and XRebel are trusted by main manufacturers around the globe, together with: American Airways, DellEMC, HBO, Hewlett Packard, Oracle, Volkswagen, and extra.

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