Get started with the JSON Binding API

About this series

Java EE has long supported XML, but built-in support for JSON data has been notably missing. Java EE 8 changes that, bringing powerful JSON binding features to the core Java enterprise platform. Get started with JSON-B, and learn how it combines with the JSON Processing API and other technologies for manipulating JSON documents in Java enterprise applications.

Alex Theedom
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    The JSON Binding API in a nutshell

    It's been a long wait, but Java EE 8 introduces powerful JSON binding features to the core Java enterprise platform.…

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    Default mapping with JSON-B

    The new JSON Binding API binds Java and JSON seamlessly, and its default mappings satisfy many simple use cases. JSON-B's…

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    Custom binding with JSON-B

    Learn how to use and combine annotations and runtime configuration to control the binding and appearance of properties, fields, date…

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    Is it time for a JSON binding standard?

    Comparing Gson, Jackson, and JSON-B highlights inconsistencies in basic features and behaviorand demonstrates the potential for a new JSON binding…