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SAP's OSGi-Based Java PaaS Achieves Java Enterprise Edition 6 Web Profile Compatibility

by Alex Blewitt Charles Humble on  Dec 21, 2012 1

SAP AG announced on the 16th December that its NetWeaver Cloud product, a Java-based platform-as-a-service, has achieved Java EE 6 Web Profile Compatibility. NetWeaver Cloud runs on top of OSGi using Eclipse Virgo as the OSGi container. The product includes an Eclipse-based SDK for building, testing, and deploying applications in the cloud.

Siwpas 1.0 - a Tomcat Based Server for EE6 Web Profile

by Kostis Kapelonis on  May 24, 2011 4

MechSoft releases Siwpas, a lightweight application server based on Apache Tomcat that focuses exclusively on Web applications.

IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Beta Announced

by Charles Humble on  Oct 27, 2010

IBM have announced their beta program for WebSphere Application Server V8.0, which will be the version of WebSphere that ultimately supports the Java EE 6 specification. With WebSphere 8 there are now seven products that will support one of the two EE 6 profiles.

Will the Web Profile make “Enterprise Java” Attractive to Web Developers?

by Dio Synodinos on  Dec 09, 2009 5

The latest version of Enterprise Java, which was approved a few days ago, features a capability for function-based profiles.  The first one published is the Web Profile, which aims at web developers, but it is uncertain if it will be enough to boost the platform’s adoption in a field with so many appealing offers.

Java EE 6 Platform Draft Published featuring the Web Profile

by Dio Synodinos on  Jan 30, 2009 1

The public draft of the Java EE 6 Platform specification has been published and will remain open for public review and feedback until the 23rd of Feb, 2009. Maybe the most notable part of this delayed draft is the Web Profile, which is first profile in the history of the Java EE platform.