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Open Sesame With Your Source

Aug 10, 2011, 17:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"Many large companies have gone for the Open source model so it is certainly scalable. In the case of JBoss EAP, the community edition is free and it's the subscription that you pay for. The costs per CPU will increase as your capacity increases, but this will still end up more cost effective than other Java Enterprise offerings. A primary reason for purchasing a subscription is for support as and when you should require it, whether that is during development or for testing, (these phases should be concurrent if you're using an Agile approach).

"Used in conjunction with web application frameworks such as Seam (also developed by JBoss) it provides a solid platform on which to build your web application infrastructure. Seam is continually being developed by Red Hat, and is essentially a framework of frameworks and implements the Model View Controller (MVC) design pattern."

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