Congratulations 2017 Duke's Choice Award Winners

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    In keeping with its 15 year history, the 2017 Duke's Choice Award winners are announced at JavaOne, the world's biggest Java technology conference and gathering of Java community members. The Duke's Choice Award celebrates extreme innovation using Java technology. This year, in support of Java 9, we selected nine winners.






    1) Rapid Dashboard (Hakan Ozler)
       Lightweight Docker developer interface for Docker remote API.


    2) The Java Terminal Project (Rahman Usta)
      Provides the ability to run a fully featured terminal emulator on Linux, Mac, Windows.
      Supports Cloud and Web apps.


    3) Robo4J  (Marcus Hirt & Miroslav Wengner)
       A framework to quickly start building and running robots and IOT devices.


    4) jHipster (Matt Raible)
        A development platform to develop and deploy Spring Boot + Angular Web applications
        and Spring microservices.


    5) On Board (Bert Ertman)
       Collects real-time sensor data from marine vessels to provide captains and crew performance info.


    6) U en Linea -Catholic University Luis Amigo (Hilmer Chona)

        Heart of the University information system started in 2010, has student developer input, and runs

        on Oracle VM server cluster with WebLogic and Oracle DB


    7) ControlsFX (Jonathan Giles)
       Library for developers of JavaFX applications with huge download stats.


    8)  Deep Space Trajectory Explorer (Sean Phillips)
       Created to tackle the challenges of interplanetary trajectory design.


    9) Latin America Virtual JUG (Cesar Hernandez)
       Collaboration between Spanish speaking JUGs in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Guatemala,
       and Panama.  Together, delivered a full day of Spanish content 8/31 Cloud Day Mexico City.