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Cay Horstmann

Cay Horstmann is author of Core Java (Sun Microsystems Press 1996-2009), Enterprise Java for Elvis (Sun Microsystems Press, to appear), and co-author of Core JSF (Sun Microsystems Press 2004-2009) Cay is professor of computer science at San Jose State University. He is a computer science series editor at Prentice-Hall and a frequent speaker at computer industry conferences. For four years, Cay was VP and CTO of an Internet startup that went from 3 people in a tiny office to a public company.


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The innermost secrets of -javaagent:toplink-essentials-agent.jar revealed

Posted by cayhorstmann on June 9, 2006 at 6:40 PM PDT

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start a href="">JPA client
application, tutorials such as href="">this
one tell you to use this mysterious incantation on the

Say No to Properties Boilerplate!

Posted by cayhorstmann on June 8, 2006 at 4:15 PM PDT

Here is a simple code example from the href="">JBoss EJB3

Programmer Productivity, JSF, and NetBeans

Posted by cayhorstmann on June 7, 2006 at 9:08 AM PDT

Several years ago, I switched from Emacs to Eclipse. It was a bit
painful at first, but Eclipse had two killer features that, once I
discovered them, I could not live without.