Eclipse Virgo Released

by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers on  Nov 01, 2010 3

The inaugural version of Eclipse Virgo was released today, including the Eclipse Gemini Web component. Despite these being the first release under the Eclipse moniker, they are the natural evolution of the well-regarded Spring DM Server. Read on to find out what's important about this release.


Interview: Rob Harrop on SpringSource dm Server and OSGi

by Abel Avram Follow 12 Followers on  Feb 13, 2009 1

In this interview made by InfoQ’s Srini Penchikala, Rob Harrop talks about SpringSource dm Server, its OSGi based modularity and the advantages it offers. He also touches other adjacent topics like support for Java EE6, cloud computing, JMX, and others.


SpringOne Brings a New Tomcat Server, VMware Partnership, and ActionScript Offerings

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 09, 2008 4

The announce SpringOne conference included the announcement of tcServer, partnerships with VMware and Adobe, and the new Spring ActionScript project.


OSGi in the Enterprise

by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers on  Nov 11, 2008 6

With the recent announcement of GlassFish v3 "Prelude", Sun's OSGi-based Java EE 6 server, the use of OSGi across the enterprise has grown to encompass almost all of the back-end servers.


Spring Dynamic Modules Continuing To Improve

by Craig Wickesser Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 19, 2008 1

OSGi is all the rage with numerous implementations and usages and the Spring Framework has also been in the mix. Earlier this year they released Spring Dynamic Modules for OSGi(tm) Service Platforms version 1.0. Improving the development of Spring applications running an OSGi framework. Recently they release version 1.1.0.


Interview: Rod Johnson Discusses Spring, OSGi, Tomcat and the Future of Enterprise Java

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 18, 2008 2

Rod Johnson discusses the Spring Portfolio, the Oracle/BEA and Sun/MySQL acquisitions, Java EE 6, Tomcat and Spring, Spring Dynamic Modules, the future of enterprise Java, the benefits of OSGi for application developers, the Covalent acquisition and Spring 3.0. Johnson also alludes to the SpringSource Application Platform, which was announced a month after this interview was filmed.


Presentation: Server Side OSGi

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 15, 2008 2

In this presentation from QCon San Francisco 2007, Adrian Colyer describes the OSGi specification, OSGi implementations, modularity, versioning, operational control, server-side OSGi, design considerations, using existing libraries, Spring Dynamic Modules, and writing a Spring Dynamic Modules application.


SpringSource Launches New Application Server without Java EE

by Floyd Marinescu Follow 38 Followers , Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 30, 2008 45

SpringSource today became an appserver vendor, challenging the existing Java EE server establishment with the SpringSource Application Platform, an application server built on Spring, OSGi, and Apache Tomcat. The new appserver departs from the Java EE standards, exposing the Spring programming model natively, along with a new deployment and packaging system (no EAR files), built over an OSGi core.