Wednesday Nov 18, 2009

GlassFish Events Calendar Info

Calling all GlassFish-related events!

We maintain a master calendar for events related to all the projects in GlassFish Portfolio at Google Calendar; if you are hosting such an event, or presenting at one, please let us know to theaquarium at sun dot com.


The calendar ID is, and you can access it in a number of modes:

RSS Feed
iCal Format

Saturday Oct 10, 2009

Recent Releases: Sun Communications Suite 7

Jim Parkinson's team has delivered the newest version (7) of Sun Communication Suite. This solution provides Mail, Messaging, Calendar, Address book and others and is intended for large deployments, being very scalable and currently supporting hundreds of millions of mailboxes in many ISPs.


I've never worked in the Comms team but I've worked with Jim several times over the years, and, as you can see, he is very proud of this release, more than a year after Releasing Suite 6.

The highlights of the new version are the revamp of the to leverage AJAX, and the support of the latest standards, iCAL/CalDAV, in the Calendar Server.

The Comms team has been aggressively using to produce their documentation quickly and efficiently; check out How to use the Wiki to Find what you are looking for. In addition, the team has written a number of posts around the release of Comms 7; check out:

Brief or Very Detailed Overview of the Suite.
iCal Support in Sun Calendar Server 7.
• Brief Installation Sketch
• Detailed Reflections by Jim on the last year.

Congratulations to the team for this release!

Saturday Aug 04, 2007

The Power of a Good Plug-In Design - More Hudson Plugins: FindBugs, Google Calendar and SCP

Photo of a PowerSquid

Still more Hudson plug-ins:

•  FindBugs plugin from Hafner Ullrich,
•  scp plugin from Ramil Israfilov,
•  and a Google Calendar plugin from Arnaud Lacour, unfortunately not yet available.

Read about it at Kohsuke's blog and download them at the Hudson Download Site.