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Apache Geronimo 3 is Java EE 6 Full Profile Certified

by Bienvenido David Follow 1 Followers on  Nov 28, 2011

Apache Geronimo 3.0-beta-1 is now fully Java EE 6 Certified. Geronimo joins the rank of GlassFish 3 as an open source server that has passed both Java EE 6.0 Full Profile and Web Profile certification tests. Geronimo 3 has also updated its kernel to use OSGi, based on the Apache Karaf OSGi runtime, and supports the Aries programming model.


Interview: Geir Magnusson on Cloud Computing

by Dave West Follow 3 Followers on  May 05, 2009 1

Geir Magnusson answers questions about the definition of Cloud Computing, how cloud computing affects application development, concerns about vendor lock-in, the impact of open source for in Java evolution, Apache Harmony, and Apache Geronimo projects.


Comparing JEE Servers

by Bryan Clauser Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 11, 2008 2

When picking which JEE server to use for your application, you have a number of choices to select from. Knowing which application server is the best is key. Recently Jonathan Campbell took a handful of JEE application servers, coming up with surprising results as well as informative comments.


Gartner on Disruptive Trends in Platform Middleware

by Mark Figley Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 18, 2007 1

A Gartner Report elaborates how emerging Event Driven Architecture and Service Oriented Architecture programming models, as well as the continued growth in adoption of key open source technologies (in particular Spring) have all combined to put significant pressure on traditional platform middleware vendors and may lead to disrupt the industry landscape.


OpenJPA 1.0: Enterprise O/R Mapping with full JPA 1.0 compliance

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 11, 2007 3

Apache OpenJPA, an open-source implementation of the Java Persistence API (JPA), recently released version 1.0.0. InfoQ spoke with OpenJPA project lead Patrick Linskey to learn more about this release.


Apache Geronimo 2.0: Certified Java EE 5 compatible

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 29, 2007 1

Apache Geronimo, an open-source Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) application server, recently released version 2.0.1. InfoQ took the opportunity to learn more about Apache Geronimo and where it fits into the application server space.


Geronimo passes Java EE 5 Compatibilty Test Suite

by Matt Hogstrom Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 06, 2007

The Apache Geronimo project has passed a significant milestone in that their latest release candidate (2.0-M6-rc1) has passed all tests in the Java Enterprise Edition 5.0 Compatibility Test Suite, making it the first open source application server other than Glassfish to pass the tests.


An Inside Look at the Geronimo Plugins System

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 28, 2006

One of the top items listed in the new Geronimo 1.1 release is plugin support. Plugins are touted as being easy to install, automatically downloading dependencies, and eliminating the need for server restarts. InfoQ recently caught up with Geronimo committers Bruce Snyder and Aaron Mulder for more details.


Apache Geronimo 1.1 Released

by Johan Strandler Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 28, 2006 1

With this release of Geronimo you can finally run it on Sun Java 1.5 VM, as long as you don't require CORBA. Another notable change from the 1.0 release is that Geronimo now is available in two distributions, one full and certified J2EE distribution and one "stripped down" distribution that only incudes a minimal installation with a Jetty or Tomcat http server.