Like for last year’s article about the same subject, yet another recent discussion about finally requiring Java 8 to run future versions Jenkins pushed me to gather some more factual data around it.
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Jenkins will be represented at cdCon organized by the Continuous Delivery Foundation.
We will have multiple talks and a Birds of Feather session there.
The Jenkins Contributor Summit brings together current and future contributors to the Jenkins project.
The summit brings together community members to learn, meet, and help shape the future of Jenkins.
Jenkins will be represented at the DevOps World conference.
There will be community and Continuous Delivery Foundation tracks,
and many talks from Jenkins practitioners.