As CTO of IONA (now part of progress software) Erick Newcomer has participated on a wide variety of standards that have shaped the enterprise software market, as such he is well qualified to shed some light on what potential direction the industry is headed. This post contains his take on OSGi and future directions for Enterprise Java. Read the entire post 'OSGi and future directions for Enterprise Java': http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/soa-talk/osgi-and-future-directions-for-enterprise-java/