Starting with Java 11, WebStart is being removed from Java. Because even today several applications are built on top of this technology, it will be mission-critical for many companies to find a replacement for it. This session presents an overview of the features of WebStart and how they can be replaced. It includes samples of several open source and commercial tools that provide such features and might mean new and cool possibilities for WebStart-based applications.
Java WebStart is dead - What should we do now?
by Hendrik Ebbers at Oracle CodeOne 2018, JavaLand 2019
Hendrik Ebbers is a co-founder of Karakun AG and worked with us until 2022. He lives in Dortmund, Germany, and is the founder and leader of the Java User Group Dortmund. He gives talks and presentations in user groups and conferences. His JavaFX book "Mastering JavaFX 8 Controls" was released 2014 by Oracle press. Hendrik is JavaOne Rockstar, JSR expert group member and Java Champion.