JUG Bodensee (situated at the Lake of Constance, Germany) is a group of JVM & Java enthusiasts providing a platform for sharing experiences all around the JVM ecosystem - from embedded to enterprise from Java to your favorite language on the JVM. Current status: in foundation
The Java Champions are an exclusive group of passionate Java technology and community leaders who are community-nominated and selected under a project sponsored by Oracle. Java Champions get the opportunity to provide feedback, ideas, and direction that will help Oracle grow the Java Platform. This interchange may be in the form of technical discussions and/or community-building activities with Oracle's Java Development and Developer Program teams.
VisualVM - All-in-One Java Troubleshooting Tool. VisualVM is a visual tool integrating several commandline JDK tools and lightweight profiling capabilities. Designed for both production and development time use, it further enhances the capability of monitoring and performance analysis for the Java SE platform.
A generic application framework based on the NetBeans Platform for JavaFX 2.0 application developers. For example, an actions framework is provided for hooking JavaFX events to a predefined and customizable menubar and toolbar. Modularity is generically part of the framework, as well as the potential to extend it with a docking framework that reuses the infrastructure of the NetBeans Platform window system.