JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 beta headed for the cloud
The beta of JBoss EAP 6 is based on JBoss Application Server 7 which now comes with full support forJava Enterprise Edition 6. According to Red Hat, the new release of EAP has been designed in such a way that it now also supports private as well as public cloud deployments. In particular, the management functions of JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 have been improved and the system supports integration of frameworks such as Spring, Struts and Google Web Toolkit. Third-party development tools such as Maven, Hudson, Arquillian and Hibernate are also supported.
JBoss Developer Studio 5 is an Eclipse-based IDE that is specifically designed to work with the new EAP release and as such is also available in a new beta version.
Both beta releases are available to download from Red Hat's web site under a mix of open source licences.
- JBoss 7 AS now fully certified for Java EE 6, a report from The H.