JetBrains announced the availability of IntelliJ IDEA 7.0, the next
generation of Java IDE (integrated development environment).
In releasing this version, JetBrains delivered on their commitment to
answering the latest needs of Java developers and provide support for some of
the most in-demand technologies and tools of today.
With its superior Hibernate and Spring (including AOP) integration, improved
support for JPA, EJB, JSP, HTML, CSS, and XML, IntelliJ IDEA 7.0 takes Java
EE application development to new level of productivity.
Version 7.0 features tools for developing complex Web applications, with Web
services support and dynamic languages extensions. The more advanced
Ruby/JRuby and Groovy development plugins.
"Besides introducing support for many new technologies, we specifically
Speaking at JavaPolis on 14 December, Luciad will share some of its eight
years of advanced Java experience in the context of advanced graphical
applications. The presentation focuses on some of the techniques used to
obtain the high performance of LuciadMap and discusses pros and cons, do's
and don'ts. For developers new to Java graphics, it should be clear that
Java holds no limitations for high performance graphics, the more advanced
Java graphics developer may pick up a few new ideas.
Foolish or brave
From the start in 1999, LuciadMap was implemented in Java. The Java platfo... (more)
The SCOPE Alliance published a new white paper “Mapping Java Platform
Enterprise Edition (Java EE) and SAForum: A NEP Perspective” in support
of SCOPE’s mission of enabling and promoting the availability and
interoperability of open Carrier Grade Base Platforms (CGBP) based on
Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) building blocks.
An emerging requirement of NEPs is the ability to develop and integrate Java
EE technology-based applications into the CGBP. There are no well defined
software architecture nor software interfaces/services that allow Java EE
TrustedOpinion.com has named Java pioneer Gene Leybzon as Chief Technology
Officer to support the company’s growth and technology development.
Since its official launch in February 2007, TrustedOpinion.com has acquired
over 350,000 members who benefit from recommendations based on the opinions
of those in their social network.
In his new role at TrustedOpinion.com, Leybzon will take a hands-on approach
to drive the company’s technology strategy. He is an early Java
pioneer, a co-author of the popular book “Java Unleashed,” and
possesses a long history in t... (more)
Oracle yesterday evening issued the following statement, attributable to Dan
Wall, Latham & Watkins counsel to Oracle:
"We've had a very good dialogue with the Department of Justice and we were
almost able to resolve everything before the Second Request deadline. All
that's left is one narrow issue about the way rights to Java are licensed
that is never going to get in the way of the deal.
I fully expect that the investigation will end soon and not delay the closing
of the deal this summer."