|Erik's Pulse: 2004-04-27
by Erik C. Thauvin
||Erik has his finger on the pulse of the Java community. This column is his take on what is hot, and what the community is buzzing about.
Another dull news week goes by. Thankfully you can always count on Java bloggers to find some interesting tips to write about...
- Brian: It's All So Simple.
- Rob: Easy Hibernate Transactions.
- John: I18n How-To: ResourceBundle Naming.
- Jeff: How to Solve your Eclipse Ant Support Problems.
- Goldy: A Comparison of Popular Java Hosting Providers.
- Gavin: Practical Tips on JDK 1.5 Annotations.
- Nick: All Java Blocks Should Allow Finally.
- Scot: Bill Dudney on Eclipse M8, vs. me on M8.
- Ted: Really Bad JDJ Security Article: Rebutted and More on JDJ Security Article.
- Alan: Java Siege Mentality.
- Tutorial of the Week: Generating Images with JSPs and Servlets.
- Notable Software Releases: JPOX 1.0.0 beta 3, Guiffy 6.1, RIFE 0.7.1, JView 2004 1.4, SDE for NetBeans 1.1, SDE for Sun ONE 1.1, eXo Platform 1.0 beta 2, Animoi 3.0, jZonic 0.5, YourKit Java Profiler 2.1 Beta 2, Spring 1.0.1, JNetStream Protocol Decoder 0.3, Excelsior JET 3.6 beta 2, Jajuk 0.1.6, JDBInsight 2.1.02, BPWS4J 2.1, dizzy chars 2.0, con:cern Workflow Engine 1.1, PMD 1.7, Common Components 0.1-dev, Javadoc Builder 1.5.2, Blitz JavaSpaces 2.0.4, Antenna 0.9.12, Hibernate 2.1.3, Checkstyle 3.4, Friki Wiki 2.1.1 second beta, JetChart 2.3, CB2 1.0.3, Nbxslt, JGraph Zurich 3.3, Jakarta Jetspeed 1.5, JDebugTool 3.5, Apache XMLBeans 1.0.2, JForum RC3, JasperAssistant 1.1.2, Cayenne ORM 1.1M6, SuperWaba 4.21a, jMobileCore 0.1.3, Java cvprof 0.1.2, MyFaces 1.0.2 Alpha and Kanaputs 1.3.
|Erik is director of technology at Imacination Software, where he has spent the better part of last year developing the jTalk E-Business Platform. He has close to 20 years of professional experience in software development.
Erik also maintains a blog, as well as a popular linkblog updated daily with the latest Java and technology news.