SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 29, 2016) - Azul Systems, the award-winning leader in Java runtime solutions, will be engaging technical audiences and providing insight into the evolution of Java, OpenJDK, Cassandra deployments and advances in Java Virtual Machine (JVM) technology, at a series of speaking engagements across Europe in March 2016.

For further details on the conferences and what Azul's senior technical team will be discussing, see below:

Event Date Location Sessions
Riga Dev Day 2-4 March Riga Keynote - 2 March, 10.10 - 11.00.
Simon Ritter, Azul's Deputy CTO, delivers the Riga Dev Day keynote session on "Open Source and OpenJDK: Do They Deliver".
Later that day, 11.30 - 12.30, Simon is also presenting on "Faster Java by Adding Structs (Sort Of)".
Voxxed Days Zurich 3 March Zurich On 3 March, 15.40 - 16.30, Simon Ritter will be speaking about "Faster Java by Adding Structs (Sort Of)".
QCon London 7-9 March London At QCon, Azul's CTO, Gil Tene, and Azul's Deputy CTO, Simon Ritter, will be delivering a number of sessions:
7 March, 11.50 - 12.40, Simon will be speaking about "Project Jigsaw in JDK 9: Modularity Comes To Java".
8 March, 14.55 - 15.45, Gil will discuss "Understanding Hardware Transactional Memory".
9 March, 11.50 - 12.40, Gil returns to the stage to present on "Cassandra in Response Time Sensitive Environments".
JavaLand 8-10 March Brühl On 9 March, 15.00 - 15.40, Simon will be presenting in Germany on "Faster Java by Adding Structs (Sort Of)".
Women Who Code 22 March London Simon Ritter will be talking about "Modularity in Java 9 (Project Jigsaw)".

For a complete list of Azul Systems events, visit:

About Azul Systems


Azul Systems, the industry's only company exclusively focused on Java and the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), builds fully supported, certified standards-compliant Java runtime solutions that help enable the real time business. Zing is a JVM designed for enterprise Java applications and workloads that require any combination of low latency, high transaction rates, large working memory, and/or consistent response times. Zulu is Azul's certified, freely available open source build of OpenJDK with a variety of flexible support options, available in configurations for the enterprise as well as custom and embedded systems. For additional information, visit

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Contact Information:

For Azul Systems:
Howard Green
VP Marketing
+1 650 230 6616
Twitter: @azulsystems

Darren Cottom
Global PR Azul
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+44 (0) 7713 652216
Twitter: @darrencottom