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Blog Archive for bernt during December 2005

Today at ApacheCon in San Diego, Sun's Tim Bray said that Apache Derby will be distributed by Sun as the open Java DB. Java DB (or Derby) will appear in several Sun products and NetBeans IDE 5.0 will have a Derby (or Java DB) plugin. So, now we're going to have IBM's Cloudscape vs. Sun's Java DB vs. Apache Derby. Confusing? Chaotic? Not really. The three are really the same piece of software....