Monthly Archives: February 2011

@Schedule expression rules in EJB 3.1 – wonders never cease

It’s a new feature of EJB 3.1 to use calendar-based EJB Timer expressions in the @Schedule annotation as well as to be able to define automatically created EJB timers. What came as quite a surprise to me was to find out that the defaults for @Schedule cause a timer goes off at midnight when no […]

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Install 32-bit binaries for 64-bit IBM WebSphere Process Server V7.0 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 x86-64

For the past 3-4 days I was doing my best installing 64-bit IBM WebSphere Process Server V7.0 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 x86-64. I wish the installation had been as smooth as for Ben Fletcher (cf. WebSphere Process Server 7 and WebSphere Portal 6.1.5). It certainly was not and I decided to write down […]

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Book review: IBM WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus (WESB) V7 Development Guide

If you’re like me who enjoy reading books, articles or publications you most likely suffer from the overwhelming number of available sources to choose from. There’s a sparse number of books with a high quality from language and style point of view that merit our attention. I do enjoy very concise documents with real-life samples […]

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