MicroProfile Working Group

MicroProfile is an open forum that optimizes Enterprise Java for a microservice architecture by innovating across multiple implementations and collaborating on common areas of interest with a goal of standardization.

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Why should you consider joining MicroProfile Working Group?

Becoming a member of the MicroProfile Working Group demonstrates a commitment to the evolution and sustainability of MicroProfile while ensuring the continued growth and development of a well-governed, vendor-neutral Open Source ecosystem.

Protect your strategic investment in MicroProfile, including ensuring the relevancy of your products and your developers’ skills for the next generation of technology

Play a role in defining MicroProfile strategic themes and priorities to evolve the platform in alignment with your requirements and use cases — and those of your customers

Influence over the technology roadmap


Learn more about the MicroProfile Working Group
  • The Steering Committee Assigned Members are the MPWG Stewards who ensure that the MPWG Charter 7 pilars: Limited processes, Experiment and innovate, No backwards compatibility guarantee,Implementation first, Encourage brand adoption, Openness, & Low barrier to entry are protected.
  • The Steering Comittee Discussion Minutes provides the history of all the committee discussions that has happened, since October 1st 2020, that are approved by the members.
  • The MicroProfile Lifecycle Status shows the trajectory of the project becoming a member of the Eclipse Foundation Working Group Projects.
  • The Infractucture Admins Inventory lists and shows the MicroProfile core believe By Community For Community! The sheet contains individual volunteers accross the ecosystem, who are trusted to uphold the keys to MicroProfile infra. MicroProfile is 100 percent run by its community. No Eclipse hires nor Eclipse purchased services.
  • The New Members Onboarding Wiki lowers the bar to entry for new MPWG Members.
  • The MPWG Repository tracks the work set-up either by the yearly Project Plan or Releases, etc.
  • The MPWG and Jakarta EE communities created & voted on a Positioning Message that explains the powerful collaboration that exists between the two communities. Learn more about the shared Implementations, Members, API collaboration, and the differences between the 2 projects.

Release Guideline

The Specification Projects development uses the MPSP.
  • MicroProfile Specification Process (MPSP)
  • MicroProfile Specification Review Template
  • MPWG Ballots Templates

Program Plan & Budget

MicroProfile provides 100 percent transparency on its money expenditures.

Program Plan & Budget provides the current and archives of the MPWG Program Plans and Budgets. The Project yearly plan is drafted and worked in the open with everyone in the MicroProfile community. The Budget is drafted with the help of the Eclipse Management Organization due to fees associated with the Working Group, WG. The budget not allocated for EMO & WG fees is worked in the open with everyone in the MicroProfile community to match the chosen yearly program plan.


Past Years Budgets & Plans

  • View past year budgets & plans here


Email Forums

Welcome to the MicroProfile Committer Tools site. If you want to Nominate a Committer, discuss IP logs, communicate with the PMC or Dev list, etc, then you’re in the right place.


Marketing resources 

MicroProfile Branding Resources provides the MicroProfile community with access to MP Logos and Members’ Logos, Branding Materials, Project Colors and Fonts, Sessions Social Media Cards, Speaker Google Presentation Slides, Access to the MP Community Drive, etc

MicroProfile Brand Manual describes the visual and verbal elements that represent MicroProfile branding identity. This includes our name, logo, and other elements such as color, type and graphics.


  • MicroProfile Twitter Managed 100% by MicroProfilers. If your MP tweet mentions @MicroProfileIO, it is likely the MicroProfile’s Admins might see it. MP technical content is highly likely re-tweeted.
  • MicroProfile Working Group Slack Any conversations that are crucial to the MPWG need to arrive at the public forums.
  • MicroProfile Facebook
  • MicroProfile Youtube: Watch years worth of MicroProfilers open-discussions.
  • MicroProfile Linkedin