On one hand, some archrivals (e.g., Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle) are becoming strange bedfellows, while, on the other hand, the others (e.g., Microsoft and Sun) remain set on irreconcilable differences between their technology camps. What are users to do when torn between the hype/promise of Web services and the fear of being outrun by events?
j2ee application servers
that features support for J2EE version 1.3 and Web services, with improved security, performance, and integration features as well, the integration of its products (application server, portal, and integration products) into a single platform, WebLogic Platform, and, finally, WebLogic for Mainframe application server. Targeted to developers who are J2EE development novices, WebLogic Workshop provides a visual toolset that should make the intricacies of Java transparent to developers, and enable them to bui