Java SE 6 was released in it's final form on Monday, 12th December to the world. Support for Web Services and XML data binding were a couple of the key new features added to the Java platform in this release.
Sun recently announced two initiiatives at JavaOne 2006 to AJAX enable JSPs and JSF components -
JSF-Extensions. When we announced the efforts, there was confusion about the two and it was viewed as the two technologies were competing.
The SE / EE executive committee for the JCP approved the final versions of the JAX-WS 2.0 (JSR 224), JAXB 2.0 (JSR 222) and Common Annotations (JSR 250)
This is a very important milestone for the development of Web Services in the Java Platf
The public review of Common Annotations for the Java Platform is now available at http://jcp.org/aboutJava/communityprocess/pr/jsr250/index.html. Please send comments / feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org. The review closes on July 25th 2005.