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Continuing Video Coverage of New Java 7 Features and APIs
10 Feb 2012
News - Here at TheServerSide.com, we've been providing some very dedicated coverage to the new features of Java 7, with a look at tackling some of the new Java 7 APIs like the new File I/O (NIO.2) and concurrency libraries with tutorials and learning guides in...
OCAJP Java 7 Exam Expected in March 2012? OCPJP to Follow?
10 Jan 2012
News - Highly anticipated, the new Oracle certification for Java, OCAJP, went out of beta on December 17th, 2011. So when will the new exam be released? And when will the OCPJP exam be released?
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?
Injecting mock beans Into Spring context
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 25 Oct 2011
News - Today I was Googling about mocking when I found the following question: "Injecting mock beans into Spring context for testing. What I want to be able to do is via the HotswappableTargetSource, override the bean definitions of select beans in my...
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...
Did the lights just dim? IBM WebSphere V8 Released
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 28 Jun 2011
News - IBM has released WebSphere V8, increasing the availability of application servers with support for JEE 6, which is very important. The question is how long it takes to the new crop of application servers get to market, also allowing small businesses to...
In Container TDD with EJB3
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 31 May 2011
News - During my days as a developer I have never become as hooked to something as when the TDD way of working found me. During development of a spring framework "managed" application it evolved into an addiction. Coming back to JEE again 2 years ago got me...
JBoss JSRs move the Java EE platform forward
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 18 May 2011
News - At JBoss World 2011, the senior director of middleware at Red Hat and JBoss discussed new developments in the Java EE 6 platform specifications and the introduction of JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6. According to Badani, JBoss industry experts...
Contexts and Dependency Injection in Java EE: Which Annotations to Use?
TheServerSide Newsfeed | 15 Apr 2011
News - Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) 5 brought dependency injection (DI) with Convention over Configuration to Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) 3.0. Java EE 6 introduces the flexible and powerful @Inject dependency injection model (JSR-330 and JSR-299)...
Developers still skeptical of Oracle’s stewardship of Java
16 Mar 2011
News - More than a year after Oracle completed its acquisition of Sun Microsystems and the Java programming language, Java developers are still wary of Oracle’s intentions.