LinuxWorld: Java on Linux: State of the Union
May 04, 2004, 23:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bill Roth)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Linux is taking the world of Java application servers by storm.
Recently, Sun Microsystems hosted an event to tout the adoption of
the latest version of the enterprise Java platform, known as Java 2
platform, Enterprise Edition or simply J2EE 1.4. At this event,
many of the application server vendors were present. Nearly all of
them said Linux is making huge gains as the platform of choice for
developing and deploying enterprise Java applications.
"The event featured a panel with well-known application server
vendors IBM, BEA, Oracle, JBOSS and Sun. It also included smaller
vendors Trifork and Pramati. The panel covered a wide array of
topics, from open source to Web services to Linux..."