MIDDLEWARE INSIGHT at the Hub of the Middleware Industry delivered to you by C2B2 Consulting - The Leading Independent Middleware Experts
Dear Middleware User,
Welcome to the third issue of Middleware Insight – a newsletter that brings you only the most recent, most important and most interesting news from the middleware industry.
The last few weeks were all about the conferences – JavaOne 2012, Oracle Open World and VMworld – have a look at the selection of news we picked for you to find out more about most important announcements, keynotes and presentations. The next few weeks are also bringing us a number of other important events including JaxLondon, Devoxx and UKOUG Conference .
In this issue we give you the usual general overview of what vendors are up to; we bring you some interesting posts about the new Red Hat’s strategy and plans for JBoss AS, new Apache TomEE release, in-memory data grids and the ‘big data’ hype.
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C2B2 Consulting Team
JBOSS & RED HAT
Red Hat’s new technology strategy and next steps for JBoss AS
Red Hat CEO emphasizes middleware, storage and cloud opportunities as revenues continue to grow - read more onDatamation
Red Hat embraces evolution in cloud, emerging trends, and NoSQL collaboration with 10gen,read more here
JBoss AS is going to get a new name - the community is encouraged to submit name suggestions, voting starts on the 21st of October: for more details read the article by Elliot Bentleyon Jaxenter website ; to submit the name idea and to vote go toJBoss.org
Red Hat builds in more business process management functionality into its JBoss middleware after it purchased Spanish software company Polymita's platform. Find out more onZDNetandBusinessWire
Other JBoss & Red Hat News
New RHQ 4.5.1 has been released on the 4th of October –see here
Manik Surtani and Francesco Marchioni introduce the Infinispan Data Grid Platform and show how you can configure and develop applications using Infinispan API on a JBoss AS 7 server:read the article here
‘JBoss EAP 6– JBoss for the Enterprise’: Matt Brasier’s presentation from the August London JBUG is nowavailable online
On the first day of the conference Oracle CEO Larry Ellison announced that Oracle is now in the cloud infrastructure business, both public and private –find out more
Other Oracle News
Oracle introduced The Make the Future Java Program – the initiative to inspire future technologists to learn more about Java and the opportunities it brings. The program offers resources and promotional items you can use for Java outreach within your local community – find out more onthe official website
Marina Vatkina’sbloglists a number of changes in the latest EJB 3.2 draft
On the 25th of September Oracle announced Oracle Java Embedded Suite 7.0: a new, packaged offering that facilitates creating applications across a wide range of systems –find out more
Understanding the internals of the JVM can help you write better applications, find faults, and fix them faster. Matt Brasier’spost on the C2B2 blogis covering key aspects of the Java Virtual Machine
Java University snapshot: Achieve service elasticity with IaaS - As a part of TheServerSide.com's Java University, C2B2 Director Steve Millidge discussed service elasticity, how to perceive it and how to achieve it – read the article onSearchSOA website