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Ed Burns

Ed Burns is a Consulting Member of the Technical Staff at Oracle America, Inc. and has worked on a wide variety of client and server side web technologies since 1994, including NCSA Mosaic, Mozilla, the Sun Java Plugin, Jakarta Tomcat and, most recently JavaServer Faces. Ed is currently the spec lead for JavaServer Faces, a topic on which Ed recently co-authored a book for McGraw Hill. Ed is an experienced international conference speaker, with consistently high attendence numbers and ratings at JavaOne, JAOO, JAX, W-JAX, No Fluff Just Stuff, JA-SIG, The Ajax Experience, and Java and Linux User Groups.

Ed Burns is a Consulting Member of the Technical Staff at Oracle America, Inc. and has worked on a wide variety of client and server side web technologies since 1994, including NCSA Mosaic, Mozilla, the Sun Java Plugin, Jakarta Tomcat and, most recently JavaServer Faces. Ed is currently the spec lead for JavaServer Faces, a topic on which Ed recently co-authored a book for McGraw Hill. Ed is an experienced international conference speaker, with consistently high attendence numbers and ratings at JavaOne, JAOO, JAX, W-JAX, No Fluff Just Stuff, JA-SIG, The Ajax Experience, and Java and Linux User Groups.

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I'm pleased to announce the availability of the Public Review
revisions of the next release of the JavaServerTM Faces and
Pages specifications.

I was doing some C++ hacking today, and I added the traditional:

Way back in October 2002, I had the enviable position of ramping up
the development effort for the Sun RI for JavaServer Faces. At that
time, Test Driven Development (TDD) was just...

Next month I'll have the opportunity to ask questions in real-time to John Loiacano, Sun's head of Software.

http://www.ddj.com/documents/s=9211/ddj050201dnn/

I know I'm late to the party on this article, so please excuse my
...


Gregor Hohpe SOA - Same Old Architecture

I often have angst about how my relatively narrow focus on web
presentation technologies, and faces in specific, is potentially career
limiting....

Keynote panel

Q: Motorola guy: Why should I believe that J2EE will withstand the .NET
onslought?

A.Cliff: IBM

A.Mark: people may not want vendor lock-in.  People aren't putting all
their IP...

  Tapestry Overview

    Component-based

    Minimizes java coding

    Developer Focused

  Benefits

    Simplified, readable HTML

    True separation of MVC

    minimal java coding...

Rod Johnson

  - Agile J2EE has saved the J2EE platform from destroying itself via
    its own best practices (blueprints).

  - AOP 

    Not growing as fast as he expected, but it will...

To round out the day's sessions, I attended two from Cameron Purdy of Tangosol. His first, on peer to peer, was quite excellent, though I expect many found it rudimentary. I, having been so...

Rod Johnson, why J2EE projects fail

The ourfaces project is intended to be a casual, yet very useful
repository of JavaServer Faces components.

Hello, and welcome to my first blog on java.net. In spite of all the
hype about blogging lately, I was still hesitant to jump into the
blogging universe until I had something to...