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Eclipse Juno SR2 and WebSphere Developer Tools V9.0 Beta Update

It turns out that I missed two important releases. On March 1st, 2013 Eclipse Juno (4.2) SR2 and WebSphere Application Server Developer Tools for Eclipse V9.0 Beta were almost simultaneously released. I’m in Chicago, IL this week running a WebSphere workshop and when I was demoing WebSphere Liberty Profile and showing how easy it is […]

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IBM Certified Developer for WebSphere Liberty Profile and IBM Certified System Administrator for WebSphere AS 8.5 ND

I’ve just found out that IBM recently announced two very interesting (and hopefully key to boost your career) certifications for people working with WebSphere Liberty Profile and/or WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment V8.5 – IBM Certified Developer – IBM WebSphere Application Server Developer Tools V8.5 With Liberty Profile and IBM Certified System Administrator – WebSphere […]

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Runtime Explorer in WebSphere 8.5 Liberty Profile Developer Tools

Just found out about the Runtime Explorer view that (likely?) comes with IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.5 Liberty Profile Developer Tools V8.5.1 to explore the available WebSphere Application Server V8.5 Liberty Profile servers. I wonder how I could miss that?! I’ve got two servers in WebSphere V8.5 Liberty Profile installation and they’re very nicely listed […]

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Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software 8.5.1 iFix1 available

While preparing the environment to record a screencast about the MDB support in WebSphere AS 8.5 I’ve noticed that there’s the iFix 1 available. It’s also called Refresh pack 8.5.1. It took only a few minutes to upgrade and I’m now ready to give the screencast a go. Stay tuned.

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Two new articles about OSGi Applications and WebSphere AS 8

I’m really into OSGi Applications recently and it burns all my time I could’ve spent on the other niceties – Clojure including. It’s a well-spent time, though, and I could even write two new articles on my way to fully grasp the concept of developing modular OSGi Applications with IBM WebSphere Application Server V8: Provisioning […]

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Eclipse trick – drag projects onto a server in Servers view to deploy them

What a refreshing experience! While running a workshop about Java EE 5 development with IBM Rational Application Developer (RAD) 8.0.1 and IBM WebSphere Application Server V7 I stumbled upon a feature of RAD I had not even imagined might exist – it’s possible to deploy a EAR file/project in RAD onto WAS7 as simply as […]

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