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Eclipse Project for Concurrency Utilities

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:56 by Dmitry Kornilov
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This project is created as part of the process of transitioning Oracle Java EE 8 and GlassFish technologies to the Eclipse Foundation as described in The Eclipse Enterprise for Java Project Top Level Project Charter (



Eclipse Concurrency provides the API, reference implementation and TCK for Concurrency Utilities for JavaTM EE, starting from the specification defined by JSR-236.


Concurrency Utilities for Java EE provides a simple, standardized API for using concurrency from application components without compromising container integrity while still preserving the Java EE platform's fundamental benefits.

Why Here?

The top level EE4J project was created consistent with the direction described in The Eclipse Enterprise for Java Project Top Level Project Charter ( This project is created under the top level EE4J project as one of Oracle Java EE 8 and GlassFish technologies being transitioned to the Eclipse Foundation.