Jun 162010

Seems rather strange to think of NetBeans, Solaris, Glassfish… with no Sun associated. However here we are, Oracle has released its first NetBeans IDE version, 6.9. NetBeans 6.9 claims to enable rapid development and interoperability of rich internet applications (RIA) for Mobile, Desktop and Web Environments. Continue reading »

Oct 262009

NetBeans IDE 6.8 Beta claims to be the first IDE to offer support for the entire Java EE 6 spec. 6.8 highlights include support for JSF 2.0/Facelets, Java Persistence 2.0, EJB 3.1 including using EJBs in web applications, RESTful web services, and GlassFish v3. Continue reading »

Oct 162009

JetBrains has announced the first Public Preview of the free Community Edition of IntelliJ IDEA. Starting with the upcoming version 9.0, IntelliJ IDEA will be offered in two editions: Community Edition, free and open-source, and Ultimate Edition. The Community Edition is expected to remove the barrier to a wider use of IntelliJ IDEA for pure Java development — its price tag. This edition is not only free, but is fully open-sourced.

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Jun 182009

Genuitec has announced the production release of MyEclipse Enterprise Workbench 7.5. The newest release claims to deliver extensive speed upgrades, including a powerful VisualVM Java Profiler, a unique Visual SQL Query Builder,  ICEfaces 1.8 support and upgrades to MyEclipse’s Visual Designers. Continue reading »