As Jim White's post points out, with Java 7 expected to be released in Feb 2010 and Java EE 6 in Sep 2009, the details behind both platforms were center stage at the latest JavaOne conference. Read Jim White's entire post which discusses Java 7 and Java EE 6 at the JavaOne conference 'Java 7 and Java EE 6': http://whitesboard.blogspot.com/2009/06/java-se-7-and-java-ee-6.html