Posted by jonathansimon
on June 11, 2003 at 10:10 AM PDT
Sun just announced that HP and Dell will be shipping a new(ish) JVM on all PCs and Mobile devices. It's clear that Sun wants Java on the client to succeed, but not doing what it takes to get there.
There seems to be a big focus at this JavaOne about the "Corporate Developer." And for Java to reach a certain number of people, it has to become a standard for corporate applications. As such, there is a focus on web applications. I don't get it.
Although there are a lot of web applications in this space, there are also a lot of rich clients. If you are deploying an internal application to your company, web deployment isn