NetBeans Early Access Release 2 is now available for download. NetBeans 4.1 supports development of applications for the J2EE 1.4 Platform. Unlike version 4.0, 4.1 now supports EJB and Web Services development as well.
You can download NetBeans 4.1 at http://www.netbeans.info/downloads/download.php?type=4.1ea2
Have a look at the Chat Session : NetBeans 4.1 IDE Early Access and the NetBeans IDE 4.1 Quick Start Guide for J2EE Applications for more info on what’s new in the 4.1 release.