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.

Word on the street about MicroProfile

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

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.

Email Forums

The MicroProfile Community continues to operate via mailing lists. Each email requires the individual to subscribe to be able to contribute.
  • MicroProfile Community Google Forum
    • Welcome to the MicroProfile Community discussion! If you want to optimize Enterprise Java for a microservices architecture, then you’re in the right place.
  • MicroProfile Marketing Google Forum
    • Welcome to the MicroProfile Marketing discussion! If you want to broadcast the MicroProfile technology around the world by simplifying messages, creating & maintaining processes that scale & brainstorm new ideas, then you’re in the right place.
  • MicroProfile Working Group Eclipse mailing list
    • Welcome to the Eclipse MPWG formal discussion! If you want to learn and participate in how the MicroProfile Steering Committee handles the working group processes such as ballots, vote, releases… then you’re in the right place.
  • Cloud-Native For Java Alliance, CN4J Alliance forum
    • Welcome to the MicroProfile and Jakarta EE discussion! If you are interested in technical & not-technical CN4J goal discussions, then you’re in the right place.


Learn more about the MicroProfile Working Group
“Coming soon”
  • MPWG Questions & Answers


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 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.