Payara is excited to announce it has pledged its support to kayaking athlete, Emma Witherford, as she competes for Team GB in the 2019 ICF World Championships. Continue reading “Payara Services Sponsors Kayak Athlete in Team GB Dream”
This week we hosted James Parish who wanted a hands-on experience with infrastructure and to learn more about how a business works. We were happy to oblige! Below are some of his thoughts on how his time with us went. Continue reading “Interning at Payara”
The importance of business environmental sustainability and social responsibility is growing and we at Payara Services are doing our best to make sure our impact on the environment and our local community is as positive as possible. In the recent months, we’ve been implementing some changes to further improve in those areas. In addition to some environmentally friendly day-to-day behaviours that we take for granted (such as switching the lights off when we leave the office!) we are now taking some proactive steps to improve and make a more positive impact. Continue reading “Improving Our Health and the Environment One Step (Cake?) at a Time!”
Payara is incredibly excited to announce our CEO, Steve Millidge, has been nominated for the Business Leader of the year & Open Source Leader of the Year at the Tech Leaders Awards 2019. Continue reading “Payara CEO Shortlisted at Tech Leaders Awards 2019”
Payara hosted its third Payara Week last month – a week-long internal conference for which we fly in our team from around the world for strategy building across the whole company. Continue reading “Payara Week 3.0”
This week we were happy to host William and Imogen who joined us in the Malvern Office for a work experience placement. As an organisation we have been dedicated to involving ourselves and providing educational opportunities for young students. Including our apprenticeship program, work experience placements, speaking at schools and events. Below is a summary from William and Imogen on how they felt about the experience. Continue reading “Work Experience at Payara”
DPD, one of the largest operators in Europe, delivers more than 5.2 millions parcel worldwide daily. They’re now relying on the Payara Platform with Payara Enterprise Support to reduce the need for extra staff and ensure stability. Continue reading “Payara Enterprise Support Saves DPD from Hiring Extra Support Employees and Offers Quick Solutions and Support for Critical Applications”
Payara has opened applications for its internship programme, providing the opportunity for successful candidates to learn from its experienced and international team. Continue reading “Payara Services Opens Applications for Internship Programme”
A lot of things were completely new for me last week: my first time in Japan, first time on a JUG tour, first time within the Japan Java community. And, it was my first time giving a talk which was translated by an interpreter. I also did live coding during my talk for the first time. It was even the first time I went to a Buddhist temple and a Sumo tournament. And all of it was a blast! Continue reading “MicroProfile in Action on Payara Japan Tour 2019”
I’m a Project Manager at Payara and I love Agile. Continue reading “Breaking Agile Rules at Payara”
“Payarans”. That’s the name we have for all team-members, regardless of whether they work in Payara’s brick-and-mortar offices or whether they’re remote, working from their own home-offices that are spread around the world in diverse places that include Japan, the US, Sweden, Colombia, the Netherlands, Portugal – the list goes on. Continue reading “Virtual Payara Day: Our Values Through Communication”
Companies worldwide from multinationals to SMES, are investing heavily on Payara Enterprise. As the support service has a long list of benefits, we decided to analyse our customer survey, testimonials, and case studies to create a list of the top three benefits our customers enjoy with a Payara Enterprise Support contract.
We are always keen to find out more about how the Payara Platform is being used by companies worldwide. Listening attentively to users allows us to develop a sound understanding about which services are valuable for them and to continuously develop the platform with end users in mind. Continue reading “Trix IT Runs 70% of their Java Web Solutions on the Payara Platform in Production with High Availability”
As an Apprentice at Payara, not a day goes by where I haven’t learned something new and intriguing. I’ve been an apprentice with the company since November of 2018 and the experience is, so far, proving to be one of great worth and one that I would recommend to any post college student with a passion for technology. Continue reading “Life as a Payara Degree Apprentice in the UK”
Being both a programmer and a musician, I find the best way to keep me rolling forward in any situation is to stick the earphones in, smack on a good tune and get lost in the well composed world of (preferably not) spaghetti code and appropriate jams… Continue reading “The Top Musical Genres for Programmers and When They are Most Applicable”
Estamos sempre interessados em saber mais sobre como a Plataforma Payara está sendo utilizada por empresas em todo o mundo. Ouvir atentamente os usuários nos permite desenvolver uma sólida compreensão sobre quais serviços são valiosos para eles e continuar desenvolvendo a plataforma com o usuário final em mente. Continue reading “Trix TI executa 70% de suas soluções Java Web na plataforma Payara em produção e com alta disponibilidade”
Recently a few of us from the Payara team went on a grand adventure to tour some of the major cities of Japan. Our mission was to team up with our Japanese partner, Yusuke Yamamoto from Samuraism, and run a series of talks at Java User Groups in: Okayama, Nagoya, Osaka, Sapporo and Tokyo. In Tokyo we visited the GlassFish user group and also sponsored and presented at the bi-annual JJUG event, the largest Java conference in Japan. Continue reading “Payara Japan Tour 2019”
As Payara supplies our support both domestically and internationally, I thought it prudent to attend a recent course hosted by the local Chamber of Commerce regarding International Trade Compliance to understand better the requirements of export …..especially in light of the eventual UK exit from Europe!
CONGRATULATIONS and CELEBRATIONS to our Senior Apprentice Matt Gill who is celebrating his 21st birthday. As 21 is still a ‘special’ birthday in the UK, Payara has given Matt a birthday gift and card and even some celebratory balloons for his desk. Matt brought in a tray of birthday cupcakes to share which were very appreciated.
We all have our little aids that keep us ticking along, tapping that keyboard, making the magic runes do the things. This blog will make me sound very British, and may make you hungry, but here are my five best fuels that keep me making sarcastic comments and writing code when I start to lag on the long days: Continue reading “Best Fuels for Developers”