Here are my tentative travel plans for the next 3 months:
Little Rock, Arkansas
Server Side Java Symposium
Stop by and say hello if you are at any of the locations!...
Tango: Adding Quality of Service and .NET Interoperability to the Metro
Web Services Stack" - The original article, introduced here,
provides an introduction to how different Quality-of-Service, such as
Security, Reliability and Transactions are enabled in Metro. One of the
core benefits of Metro is interoperability with .NET 3.0 and the
article describes how that is baked in the Web...
2008 Awards are announced
and Java SE 6
get good ones.
My nominations were announced
here and I've recreated the table here along with the
Java SE 6 Update 4 is now released. Download it
If you are a Metro user
(either JAX-WS or
WSIT) then this is a milestone release
for you because it includes JAX-WS 2.1 API in the rt.jar. This
means that, as a user, you no longer you need to copy JAX-WS or JAXB API jars in
JAVA_HOME/jre/lib/endorsed as described
After you have downloaded and installed JDK 1.6...
earlier, we have recruited a new student under
Campus Ambassador Program.
Agraj Mangal - a
of Computer Applications (equivalent to MS Computers but a 3
year program) from Delhi University.
He has already started a blog -
If you are a student and would like to learn about Sun technologies then...
Sun Microsystems is a Gold sponsor of Ajax World 2008, New York City.
I'll be speaking on Web
Application Development using jMaki.
jMaki is a light-weight framework to create Rich Internet Applications
using the best tools/libraries and standard practices. I plan to
deliver the talk with lots of demos
and hope you'll be able to correlate them with real-life scenarios
easily. Of course,...
and I presented on GlassFish/JRuby
to a partner in San Francisco a few days ago. Here are the questions
asked during the session:
running the Ruby tests show the green/red status bar ?
status bar is shown if the test is run as a test, not as a file. (for
example, using Ctrl+F6, not Shift+F6). Ctrl+F6 can also be invoked on
the tested class
and it will...
Pramod published an updated JRuby
Gem for GlassFish v3. Download the gem here.
Here are the updates from last
The Gem is now smaller - 2.4 MB instead of 2.9 MB (approx
The Gem is now using the latest v3 codebase, including
Grizzly JRuby module 1.6.1.
2 Rails instances are created instead of the default one.
So now 2 requests can be invoked in parallel and they both will be...
Metro 1.1 was
released last month. This blog describes how to install Metro 1.1 on
UR1 (which comes with Metro 1.0.1 baked in) and use it with
Download, Install & Configure GlassFish (detailed
Install GlassFish by giving the command:ant -f setup.xml
Set AS_HOME to the location...
my role of Technology Evangelist, I get the opportunity to meet a lot of
community (folks like you :) all around the world. In the year 2007, I
(and related technologies - Metro,
jMaki and Jersey)
conferences. This blog introduces a new real-life
application that plots all the places I visited this year on a
Google Map widget. Clicking on...