Skip to main content

Adopt a JSR

Adopt a JSR

Adopt-a-JSR and Adopt-OpenJDK are intended to encourage Java User Group members to get involved in a Java Specification Requests (JSR) and the OpenJDK project. JSRs cover all aspects of the Java ecosystem such as the new Date and Time API coming into Java 8, the latest JavaEE 7 APIs for the cloud and much more! OpenJDK is the reference implementation of Java from version 7 onwards.

News & Announcements

Adopt a jsr Introduction
[Posted Mar 5, 2013]

Recordings of the recent adopt-a-jsr online call have been published by the JCP at This contains an explanation of how to run an adopt-a-jsr program at your local JUG.

Adopt a JSR Videos

See video

Arun Gupta interviews Martijn Verburg and Stephan Janssen about Adopt-a-JSR.

See video

Martijn Verburg and Stephan Janssen talk about their experience running community events related to the Adopt-a-JSR program.


Adopt a JSR on Twitter

Latest Posts from the Adopt a JSR Community

Insightful Logic
 2015-08-13 14:21

A couple of months ago I published my first Pluralsight course, Introduction to Testing in Java. A...
Manis Useful Blogs
 2015-06-05 18:58

…continuing from Why not build #OpenJDK 9 using #Docker ? – Part 1 of 2. I ran into a...
Manis Useful Blogs
 2015-06-04 14:33

Introduction I think I have joined the Docker [1] party a bit late but that means by now everyone...