News: Java Adventure Builder migrated to use EJB 3.0 and JSR-181

  1. Oracle has migrated the Sun's J2EE blueprint application Java Adventure Builder 1.0.1 to use EJB 3.0 and Web services metadata (JSR-181) annotations. Oracle has made the migrated example available with an updated EJB 3.0 Preview support with Oracle Application Server 10g (10.1.3) Developer Preview 4.

    The migrated application is the first comprehensive example using upcoming Java EE 5.0 technologies such as EJB 3.0 and Web services metadata and it demonstrates integration of EJB 3.0 / WS Metadata with existing J2EE technologies.

    A summary of migration changes made by Oracle:
    • Consumer Website – EJB 3.0 Persistence API
    • OPC & Supplier Modules – EJB 3.0 Persistence API, SLSB EJB 3.0 with Web Services metadata, EJB 3.0 MDBs
    You can download this example along with many other EJB 3.0 samples and EJB 3.0 runtime from Oracle's EJB 3.0 resource center.

    Oracle also posted a new EJB 3.0 integrated version of their application server with the release of Oracle Application Server 10g (10.1.3) Developer Preview 4. The EJB 3.0 support for General EJB changes (non-persistence) have been updated to align with the EJB 3.0 Public draft released during JavaOne 2005. Besides support for EJB 3.0 and JSR-181 this release also includes a lot of new features such as a rules engine, JMS router, state replication framework, and other features.
  2. You can read the new features white paper to more about features included in Oracle Application Server 10g 10.1.3 Developer Preview 4