As a representative of this category, which includes such products as Vignette's StoryServer, Informix AppPages, JavaSoft
Java Server Pages (JSP), and Microsoft's Active Server Pages (ASP), we will review in detail the Cold Fusion Web Database Construction Kit by Allaire Inc.
(105) Management Guide, supra note 98 ([sections] 6) ((JTC-1 to provide "advice" to PAS Submitters); http://java.sun.com/pr/1997/nov/ pr071117.tran.html (comments of Jim Mitchell, vice president of technology and architecture of Sun's JavaSoft
Division) (characterizing the process as a "negotiation" with JTC-1).
According to Bloomberg, Alan Baratz, head of Sun's JavaSoft
division, will announce the decision at New York's Java Business Expo in New York today.
He said he "did not recall any agreement to back away from browsers as a result of any deal with Netscape." Microsoft further backed up its claims by producing an undated email written by Karen Oliphant, a lower-level JavaSoft
This research is funded in part by the State of Illinois, the University of Illinois, the JavaSoft
division of Sun Microsystems, Inc, and EarthWeb, Inc
Microsoft lawyers also showed a slide presentation put together by Bill Joy for the Java Products Group, later to become JavaSoft
. The slides detailed plans for Kona, a Java-based operating system styled at that time as competing for the desktop space.
of Computer Science, San Francisco State Univ., 1978-80; Member of Technical Staff and Project Manager, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, 1980-86; Department and Section Manager, Sun Microsystems, 1986-90; Professional Services Manager, Microtec Research, 1990-94; Acting Engineering Director, JavaSoft
, 1994-96; Chief Technology Officer, vivid studios, 1996-97; Engineering Director, Softwire Corp., 1997-98; Technical Advisory Board member, two Internet startups, since 1997.
"For almost all participants," says judge Manfred Tscheligi, head of the Center for Usability Research and Engineering, Java Competence Center at the University of Vienna, "the contest was a new playground where they could express some of their programming and applications creatively." The other judges were Eli Charne, a software developer at Reuters and the panel's leader; Jeff Dinkins, software engineer, AWT (Abstract Windowing Toolkit) Team at JavaSoft
; Dahl Gerberick, manager, Information Technology Security Services, Coopers & Lybrand; Dave Orchard, technical architect, IBM; Blake Sullivan, Principal Technical Staff, Oracle Corp.; and Ravi Soin, a student at the University of Southern California.
His panel included: Jeff Dinkins, software engineer, AWT Team, JavaSoft
; Dahl Gerberick, Pres./CEO, Gerberick & Associates (and past ACM Membership Board Chairman); Dave Orchard, Technical Architect, IBM; Blake Sullivan, Principal Technical Staff, Oracle Corp.; Manfred Tscheligi, Head, Center for Usablility Research & Engineering, Java Competence Center, University of Vienna; and Ravi Soin, University of Southern California.
Frameworks like MacApp, ET++, Interviews, ACE, Microsoft's MFC and DCOM, JavaSoft
's RMI, and implementations of OMG's CORBA play an increasingly important role in contemporary software development.