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The JPA 2.0 EntityManager vs. the Hibernate Session: Which one to use?
24 Jun 2013
News - The question for data persistence experts using JPA 2.0 is whether they should be using the EntityManager or the Hibernate Session from JBoss for ORM.
OCPJP & OCAJP: Java 7 training requirement for the Oracle Certified Professional Programmer dropped
21 Dec 2011
News - In order to obtain the certified architect position from Oracle, attending and passing a training course is now required. But what about the Java Professional and Java Associate designations, OCPJP and OCAJP for Java 7?
JavaOne 2011 news, views and conference coverage
28 Sep 2011
News - TheServerSide.com's editors will be on the spot at JavaOne 2011, so watch this page for news and session coverage of this major Java conference.
An introduction to EJB 3.0 injection and lookup
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 16 Aug 2011
News - The Enterprise JavaBeans Specification v. 3.0 introduces a simplified, annotation based API for EJB injection and lookup. EJB 3.0 are now POJOs and can be injected in other components (such as EJBs and Servlets) using simple annotations. EJB 3.0 is one...
EJB 3.1 - A Significant Step Towards Maturity
01 Apr 2009
Article - Enterprise Java Beans (EJB) is a server-side component architecture for the Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) platform, aiming to enable rapid and simplified development for distributed, transactional, secure and portable applications.
New Features in EJB 3.1 - Part 5
01 Oct 2008
Article - In this last article, I will talk about standardized global JNDI names for Session Beans and EJB 3.1 Embeddable Containers for Java SE environments. All of this is really just a peek into the inner workings of the JCP so that you have a chance to provide...
EJB 2.1: The Timer Service: Monson-Haefel's Guide to Enterprise JavaBeans
01 Oct 2008
Article - This fourth installment of Monson-Haefel's Guide to Enterprise JavaBeans describes the EJB Timer Service API, its use with entity, stateless session, and message-driven beans, and provides some criticism and suggested improvements of the Timer Service.
New Features in EJB 3.1 - Part 4
01 Jun 2008
Article - This article will cover WebBeans/EJB 3.1 integration. Remember, none of this has been finalized yet. All of this is really just a peek into the inner workings of the JCP so that you have a chance to provide feedback.
JSR 286 Portlets: Action-scoped Request Attributes
01 Jun 2008
Article - The Java Portlet Specification 2.0 final draft (JSR 286) makes it possible to create view objects after request processing, set them as request attributes and use the same for display purposes. You can carry over attributes outside of the scope of the...
Part Three: New Features in EJB 3.1
01 Apr 2008
Article - This series of articles previews changes in EJB 3.1. EJB 3.0 brought simplicity to Java EE 5 by moving away from a heavyweight programming model. EJB 3.1 aims to build on those successes by moving further down the path of simplicity as well as adding...