speaker details
Antonio Goncalves
Antonio Goncalves is a former BEA consultant. He currently manages his own software architecture consultancy, specializing in Java/Java EE and has been using application servers and Java EE in large scale projects since 1999. Antonio also lectures at the Cnam University in Paris and he has written several articles and talked at many conferences on Java EE. He is the author of the Java EE 5 (using GlassFish) book, a JCP Expert Member on Java EE 6 and EJB 3.1 and is the founding president of the Paris Java User Group


What's new in Java EE 6

J2EE 1.4, Java EE 5 ... and soon Java EE 6. 2009 coincides with the 10th anniversary of the Enterprise Edition and the release of its new version. But does your grand-father J2EE resemble the young Java EE of today? In this session, Antonio Goncalves will present the coming Java EE 6: a richer, lighter, easier programming model. New EJBs, simplified packaging, an enriched persistence layer, a new API for RESTful services, a radical simplification of the web layer and ... many other improvements that will make Java EE 6 platform ideal for your applications. Using open-source implementations, deployed in lightweight containers... Java EE 6 applications will combine standards and robustness.