||Event Driven Java with Vert.x
Vert.x provides much of the same functionality (and speed) as node.js with support for multiple languages -
||Vert.x Red Hat and VMware "in active discussion"
The Vice President of Engineering at Red Hat/JBoss (Mark Little) and Alexis Richardson, senior director at VMware made a joint statement of vert.x the exciting async non-blocking java framework.
Little says that both Red Hat and VMware are