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Blog Archive for cayhorstmann during May 2007

This is my last day as the intrepid reporter at Java One. The press room, which had become my home away from home, was closed. Instead of snarfing up the baked goods and looking for the secret stash of booze, I chatted with lots of interesting folks in the halls of Moscone, attended a couple of sessions, and pondered what it all meant. The Toy Show The morning keynote was the...
This is my third day of reporting from the floor of Java One. I ran into a number of very interesting folks, got the chance to ask more hard-hitting questions, and had a mixed bag of sessions. GlassFish and World Wind I started out with a presentation on the architecture of GlassFish v2. The speaker said parenthetically how more service providers were offering GlassFish hosting....
This year, I got a genuine press pass from a kindly soul at Sun. While my quest for priority seating was still futile, I made progress on my quest to locate the stash of free booze, and I got the chance to ask more hard-hitting questions. Here is your intrepid reporter's take on day 2. Mr. Darcy Last night, our cat, Mr. Darcy, escaped, and it took a couple of hours to locate...
This year, I got a genuine press pass from a kindly soul at Sun. I was excited about priority seating and unlimited free booze in the press lounge, neither of which I was able to locate. But I did get to ask hard-hitting questions in the press conference. Here is your intrepid reporter's impression of day 1. Ubuntu As an intrepid Ubuntu user, I was glad to see several other...
This year, I got a genuine press pass from a kindly soul at Sun, which entitles me to priority seating at the keynote, the opportunity to ask hard-hitting questions in the press conferences and unlimited free booze in the press lounge (I hope). JavaFX The day started with an 8am conference call for Java Champions, an august group of Java evangelists. Bob Brewin was...