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While security is a concern throughout an application, it is especially important for Web application components. An insecure Web application leaves a Web site vulnerable to many attacks, some that require nothing more than an Internet browser and a small amount of knowledge.
The need for a server-side JVM is evident. The increase in the number of Java applications on the servers, and the exponential rise in the number of clients accessing these Java applications, brings forth the shortcomings in the traditional Java VMs, which are more tuned towards client...
Suppose you've developed your suite of applications, standardized to J2EE, and are now awaiting the J2EE benefits for monitoring these applications. You have a consistent series of applications, so adding advanced monitoring capability should be fairly straightforward.
So you've been told to diagnose a performance problem in a WebLogic J2EE application. Because Java systems are so complex, this can be a bit like diagnosing a rare illness.
(October 31, 2003) - As many enterprises have both Java and Microsoft technologies in their IT environment, supporting interoperability between these platforms is becoming a critical requirement. BEA Systems’ BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1 is designed to enable developers to easily build J2...
(October 21, 2003) - BEA Systems and Interwoven will host a free one-hour Webcast featuring Toshiba America Business Solutions (TABS), a leading provider of business solution products.
(October 21, 2003) - Integration projects consume an inordinate proportion of information technology budgets - nearly 70 percent of software spending, according to some analysts.
(October 21, 2003) - Netegrity, Inc. is extending its commitment to support complex heterogeneous environments with support for the BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1.
(October 21, 2003) - Since its introduction less than two years ago, BEA WebLogic Portal has become central to the information technology strategy of more than 1,000 enterprises in diverse industries such as financial services, government, manufacturing, and telecommunications.
(October 15, 2003) - iRise has announced its integration with BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1. The iRise Application Simulator extension for BEA WebLogic Workshop 8.1 provides an integrated view between application code and application requirements generated by the iRise Application Simulato...
(October 13, 2003) - BEA is addressing a major IT challenge for enterprises with BEA WebLogic Enterprise Security - a unique application security infrastructure solution.
(October 7, 2003) - BEA Systems, Inc. showed continued growth in its government business in the first half of its 2004 fiscal year, ending July 31, 2003. During this period, BEA completed more than 400 sales transactions in the government sector worldwide, and realized 24 percent growt...
(October 7, 2003) - Objectivity, Inc., a leader in high performance database engines that manage complex data, real-time applications and very large volumes of data, has announced the general availability of Objectivity/DB Release 8.0.
October 7, 2003) -Sychron Inc., a provider of adaptive real-time resource scheduling solutions, has announced interoperability with BEA WebLogic Server 8.1, an industrial-strength application infrastructure for developing, integrating, securing, and managing distributed Java applicatio...
(October 7, 2003) - BEA Systems, Inc. was recently named to Business 2.0 magazine's B2 100 list, a ranking of the fastest-growing technology companies. BEA ranked 45th on this list of technology innovators, and was praised for its 'latest [software] edition, [BEA WebLogic] 8.1 [that] h...
Plumtree Software has released new software to support WSRP from OASIS and the proposed final draft of the JSR 168 portlet standard.
Enterprise portals have become the most popular method of offering a common user interface to a suite of services across the enterprise. Offering business visibility, flexibility, and knowledge management, portals promise users the ability to monitor, search, and manage business activi...
The clues were all right there. An application that had been through intense performance testing was getting regular complaints about its online response times.
Eighteen months ago, BEA, IBM, Microsoft, and a number of other companies who have invested in the future of Web services got together and formed WS-I, the Web Services Interoperability (WS-I) organization.
BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1, first announced in March 2003, is now generally available. This release provides substantial productivity benefits for developers wishing to build new applications, integrate existing applications, and extend these applications to different groups of end ...
I have always been a firm believer in the value and importance of trade publications in the information technology industry. I remember back in my early days as a consultant being assigned to (more like thrown into) the maintenance end of an Informix-4GL project.
Providing a first-class online user experience can require access to multiple sources of data. The required data often resides in multiple databases, packaged applications, and other information silos.
You're a developer, not an administrator. You think you don't care about system and application administration. Well, you should... and this series of articles on WebLogic Server administration and management for developers will explain why, and how.
BEA Liquid Data for WebLogic provides a unified view of data aggregated from multiple resources such as databases, XML files, Web services, EJBs, or Java 2 Connector Architecture (J2CA) adapters.
No, don't worry, it's not a a floor-wax/dessert-topping/toothpaste article this month; it's simply a look at how multilanguage application environments might be used together in highly distributed systems.
(October 1, 2003) - AppDev VXML, an integrated voice-application development tool designed for BEA's WebLogic Workshop 8.1, is now available from SandCherry, Inc. At a list price of only $495 per user, AppDev VXML reduces the time, effort, and complexity of building a speech applicati...
(October 1, 2003) - Developers now have a powerful timesaving J2EE development tool to add to their toolbox - Ensemble Glider. Ensemble Systems has released Glider plug-ins for BEA WebLogic Workshop, Borland JBuilder, Visual SlickEdit, and Glider for Sun ONE.
(October 1, 2003) - BEA Systems, Inc. and Granite Systems, a communications software provider of Service Resource Management solutions, have teamed up to provide European telecommunications carrier Telecom Italia, with superior performance and significant ROI for its operational suppor...
(October 1, 2003) - Actuate Corporation's ReportingEngines division has announced a new product, Formula One e.Report Engine for WebLogic Workshop. The e.Report Engine for WebLogic Workshop offers BEA developers the only fully integrated Java reporting toolset that can be used as a par...
(September 23, 2003) - Salesforce.com is joining the BEA Controls and Extensibility Program as a founding member, and is developing an sforce-enhanced version of BEA WebLogic Workshop 8.1. Together, salesforce.com and BEA plan to deliver a co-branded bundled solution that gives develo...
(September 23, 2003) - BEA Systems is expanding its strategic relationship with mmO2, a provider of mobile services, under the O2 brand, to more than 18.7 million customers in the United Kingdom, Germany, and Ireland. mmO2 selected BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1 to reduce the complexity of ...
(September 22, 2003) - BEA Systems, Inc. today launched the BEA Controls and Extensibility Program, to help independent software vendors (ISVs) integrate with BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1. Thirty-three ISVs have signed up to offer BEA WebLogic Workshop extensions and controls - reusable s...
(September 17, 2003) - Developers can enhance their skills and solve enterprise IT and integration challenges during the BEA dev2dev Days 2003 global educational tour. The sessions - focused on application development, enterprise portals, and integration - will provide developers with ...
(September 15, 2003) - BEA Systems, Inc. will host a series of customer and partner forums with Intel, starting Sept. 16. By leveraging BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1 and Intel-based servers, the forums demonstrate how to quickly create, deploy, and integrate complex applications.
(September 11, 2003) - Toyota Australia has chosen BEA WebLogic Integration 8.1 as the software platform for its eBusiness Transformation Program, one of the largest IT integration projects ever undertaken by the company in Australia. The program, elements of which have already gone in...
BEA Systems, Inc., the world's leading application infrastructure software company, has delivered on its innovative vision by expanding its product line with BEA WebLogic Platform 8.1, the next-generation solution for enterprise computing that both converges and simplifies applicat...
Many production J2EE applications suffer from rogue transactions. A rogue transaction is a particular use case or click-through in the application that results in enormous resource consumption or unusually high response times when compared with its peers.
The skills needed to build an enterprise application with WLS 8.1 vary somewhat depending on what's being built. However, certain key skills should be present on every development team.
This month I was again inspired by the weblogic.developer.interest.transaction newsgroup on newsgroups.bea.com - if you weren't listening last time I plugged this newsgroup, listen now; one day, it might save your life!
In the battle over application servers, I've got good news and bad news. The good news is that the battle is over. The bad news is that everybody lost. And by that I mean something a little different from what you might think. Application servers are no longer a hot property. Yes, ...