JS-Collider is an event-driven Java network NIO framework. It is designed to provide maximum performance and scalability for applications having not too many connections but significant amounts of network traffic (both incoming and outgoing). Performance and scalability are achieved via lock free algorithms and atomic states usage. It supports UDP (with multicast) as well. One of the implementation points is to avoid unsafe cheating; it should work the same way on all JVMs (Java 1.7). It supports shared memory IPC.
Vibur Object Pool is a general-use concurrent Java object pool which provides both validating and non-validating pool implementations. The pool is built entirely using the standard Java concurrency utilities, does not use any synchronized blocks/methods, and does not have any external dependencies. This pool is an excellent choice for pooling/caching of expensive to create Java objects such as database connections or other socket connections to remote hosts, and similar.
Bear is a lightweight remote automation tool for Groovy/Java/JVM. It allows you to deploy projects, setup your cluster, and install software to your remote machines. It differs from other existing tools in that it uses a programmatic approach - your deployment is a regular Java class. It also uses static types, chained method calls, FP, and fluent programming techniques.
Vibur DBCP is a concurrent, fast, and fully-featured JDBC connection pool based on Java dynamic proxies. It supports a fairness parameter, statement caching, Hibernate integration, and SQL queries logging, among other features. Various configuration examples (with Spring, Hibernate, etc.) are provided.