[vox] In 2003 Sourceforge nominated JBoss project of the month
brian at brie.com
Tue Mar 13 09:03:33 PDT 2012
Perhaps you are like me, wondering what an application server gives
you. In April 2003, Sourceforge nominated JBoss project of the
Some will note that today you can actually use JSF Managed beans and
even Web Beans using Tomcat, so yo don't need an app server for some
things. Plus, JBoss 6 takes forever and a day to start. But, JBoss 7
works a whole lot faster. But, consider this. Have you ever used
procmail to process a script? What if you configured a message queue
and used a Message Driven Bean to process that script?
We will take a look at some of these issues at Monday's meeting.
"There are two ways of constructing a software design. One way is to
make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies. And the other
way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies."
Professor C. A. R. Hoare
The 1980 Turing award lecture
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