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Weighing The Options To Oracle's New Java SE Subscription

Oracle's Licensing Changes Spur Clients To Consider Alternatives

February 6, 2019


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In June 2018, Oracle announced a new support model for its commercial Java runtime, Oracle Java SE. Java SE Subscription is a jarring disruption to long-term Java shops, including hikes in support costs from new fees. Read this report to understand the new program and the four alternative approaches to Java licensing that application development and delivery (AD&D) pros must pick from.

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Table of Contents

  • Oracle's Java Subscription Can Raise Costs, Forces Fast Upgrades
  • Behind The New Oracle Java SE Subscription
  • Step 1: A Self-Audit Of Your Java Exposure
  • Step 2: Evaluate The Four Alternatives To Oracle Java SE
  • Recommendations

  • Take A Tactical Approach For 2019, With An Eye Toward Modernization
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