provides support for High Availability by creating a cluster of server
instances and session state replication. This enhances the
scalability and availability of your application and is a critical
piece of decision making critieria when selecting an Application
in GlassFish Version 2 provides comprehensive introduction to
clustering, high availability and load...
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Archana N is an ex-Sun
Campus Ambassador from Amrita Vishwa
Vidyapeetham, India. Recently she contributed on how to
Are you a student and would like to learn why GlassFish is meant for
Create/join a student community at osum.sun.com
and attend the GlassFish
Webinar. This webinar will introduce GlassFish application
server, show multiple demos that can be used to impress your
colleagues/professors, and answer your questions around GlassFish.
The coordinates are:
Feb 3, 2009, 8:30am PT
As reported earlier,
Campus Ambassador at CEUI
(Centro Universitario de Ixltahuaca) presented on GlassFish. The
message of "GlassFish v2 - Fast, Easy, and Reliable" and "GlassFish v3
- Modular, Embeddable, and Extensible" was clearly delivered in the
Alan has published several useful blogs on GlassFish
(in Spanish and English) recently:
A picture is worth thousand words! Now that Picasa 3.0 is available
Mac, here is a collage of pictures from the recently
concluded Sun Tech
Days in Singapore.
The complete photo album is available at:
And if you are interested in knowing all the action, read
Follow up from Day
Matt Thompson talked about cloud computing. Even though the term "cloud
computing" is becoming more prominent now, it very well echoes Sun's 25
years old mantra - "The Network is the Computer". Even though there are
some prominent players but the field is very much emerging. Matt
touched upon different interpretations of a cloud - Platform,
Infrastructure or Software as a...
Follow up from Part
Attended "What Developers should care about MySQL ?" by Colin and
"Groovy and Grails" by Chuk-munn
I enjoyed both the talks for different reasons. Colin's talk explained
storage engine architecture that is unique to MySQL
It was interesting to know that the different storage engines can be
picked a la carte...
The Sun Tech Days
Singapore started earlier this morning - over 1100
developers, an outstanding audience!!!
The kick off had a good local flare when the Gods of
Longevity, Fortune, and Prosperity (Fu Lu Shou) showed up to
start the event ;-) The build up to their appearance was really
exciting as evident from
the video below:
This particular event will also be recorded in Singapore
The EJB 3.1
An enterprise bean class
with a component-defining annotation defines an enterprise bean
component when packaged within the WEB-INF/classes directory or in a
.jar file within WEB-INF/lib.
In simple English it means, an EJB can be a POJO annotated with EJB
annotations (such as @javax.ejb.Stateless) and bundled within
WEB-INF/classes inside a WAR.
This feature is...
If your university is not participating in the Sun
Campus Ambassador program, you can always create an Open Source University Meetup
(OSUM, pronounced "awesome") community. Sun Microsystems offers you the
complete range of Open Source software - OpenSolaris, OpenOffice, NetBeans, GlassFish, MySQL, and many others.
OSUM provides an opportunity to create a student club and: