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Blog Archive for marinasum during September 2005

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This is part 6 of a blog series on the superb capabilities new in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8 EA. As indicated in part 1, input from Nathan Fiedler of the IDE's development team was what made this series possible. Thanks a million, Nathan. UML Modeling: A Sleek Redesign for Clarity and Simplicity A redesign of the UML diagram editor and toolbar has resulted in their assuming a similar look and...
This is part 5 of a blog series on the superb capabilities new in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8 EA. As indicated in part 1, I can't thank Nathan Fiedler of the IDE's development team enough for the input for this series. Developer Collaboration: More Sharing, More Transparency The developer collaboration capabilities in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8 deliver significant enhancements, to wit:...
Sun product line manager Ashwin Rao's commentary, Developer Collaboration in Our Shrinking World of an Expanding Workforce, exudes objectivity, sensitivity, and profundity. No fluffy marketer, Ashwin has a strong technical background and built software for years in a pre-Sun career. From personal experience, he understands the challenges of collaboration in software development and the many...
This is part 4 of a blog series on the superb capabilities new in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8 EA. As indicated in part 1, I have Nathan Fiedler of the IDE's development team to thank for the input for this series. Ant-Based Project System: A More Robust UI The Ant-based project system in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8, a replica of the same system in NetBeans 4.1, brings three main benefits to...
This is part 3 of a blog series on the superb capabilities new in Sun Java Studio Enterprise 8 EA. As indicated in part 1, I owe Nathan Fiedler of the IDE's development team the input for this series. Thanks a million, Nathan. Navigator Window: Inheritance Hierarchy at a Glance The Inheritance View in the Navigator window within the Project-File Explorer shows the "inheritance" of the class in...
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