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Blog Archive for kgh during May 2005

The kind folks at Software Development Times asked me to write an article on the future directions for the Java platform. This has now surfaced in their May 15th edition as Evolving the Java Platform. This includes some thoughts on the planned directions for Mustang, Dolphin, and J2EE 5.0. They also broke out a separate short article on Increasing Transparency: Project Peabody which...
Apache have proposed a new project "Harmony" to create an open source J2SE implementation. Here are a few thoughts and comments from a Sun perspective. Sun is a big supporter of Apache (this includes making donations of hardware and storage) and we're always very glad to see them participate in Java development. In many ways launching a J2SE project is the obvious next step in Apache's work...