Java EE 7 Looks to the Cloud

Oracle revealed some details regarding its future release of Java Enterprise Edition 7 last week at the Jax conference in San Jose, California. Although many features were leaked, the highlight of the discussion was Java EE 7’s PaaS (platform-as-a-service) capabilities for cloud computing. Java EE 7 is slated for release sometime during the third quarter of 2012.
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Oracle Seeks Billions from Google Over Patent

Google could become billions of dollars poorer in the future, that’s if Oracle wins their current patent and copyright infringement lawsuit versus the search engine giant. Last week, Oracle made its claims public in a San Francisco federal court, where the company said it is seeking $6.1 billion dollars from Google. At the heart of the case is Google’s Android software that runs on mobile devices, which Oracle says has been using technology related to its Java programming language.
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