"Many organizations have standardized their IBM WebSphere
Application Server environments with Java because of its excellent
scalability, security, and support. However, developing dynamic Web
pages in Java can often be tedious and time intensive. Ruby on
Rails simplifies the creation of dynamic Web pages with rapid
development and testing features that justify the excitement it has
generated throughout the programming community.
"This article is the first of two that demonstrates how a Ruby
on Rails application can be deployed inside of WebSphere
Application Server V6.1, and how Ruby on Rails applications can be
integrated with WebSphere Application Server's existing features.
This marriage provides the best of both worlds: rapid development
and testing while leveraging your investment in WebSphere