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OSGi in Practice – Part 2 (Spring DM Server)

This Blog is in continuation of my first blog on OSGi.
In the first part we saw what OSGi is and what benefits it offers. In this section I would like to share my experience in evaluating OSGi for developing a Web based application, the challenges I faced, Spring DM server and DM Server development tools for developing OSGi applications. Next I would also share some of my experience in using Spring DM Server for an actual development project
After doing my initial research of the OSGi framework I decided to start my journey on developing […]

By |September 20th, 2010|Technology|0 Comments

OSGi in Practice – Part 2 (Spring DM Server )

This Blog is in continuation of my first blog on OSGi.
In the first part we saw what OSGi is and what benefits it offers. In this section I would like to share my experience in evaluating OSGi for developing a Web based application, the challenges I faced, Spring DM server and DM Server development tools for developing OSGi applications. Next I would also share some of my experience in using Spring DM Server for an actual development project
After doing my initial research of the OSGi framework I decided to start my journey on developing […]

By |September 20th, 2010|Technology|0 Comments

OSGi in practice – Part 1

OSGi:

Eclipse IDE is one of the extensively used Java development tool and I have been using it from the start of my Java programming career. One of the key features of Eclipse which impresses me a lot is its plugin architecture. To add support for a new feature we just download the relevant plugins, copy them to the plugins folder and after a restart all the required menus are in place and all the new features are available at our disposal.

I always wanted to develop an application on a similar architecture but due to […]