wood burning stoves 2.0*
The moose likes Distributed Java and the fly likes RMI / CORBA Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Android Security Essentials Live Lessons this week in the Android forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Distributed Java
Bookmark "RMI / CORBA" Watch "RMI / CORBA" New topic


chandran rajesh

Joined: Jul 12, 2001
Posts: 12
what is corba?
timothy zimmerman
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 26, 2001
Posts: 149
The acronym CORBA stands for Common Object Request Broker Architecture. Basically it is a way of distributing application objects. Using Interface Definition Language (IDL ) an interface is generated for these objects. An Object Request Broker ( ORB ) handles requests for these objects via the interface.
That is a pretty high level explanation I think. I hope it helps some. I know from reading this board that others here have much more in depth knowledge.
timothy zimmerman
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 26, 2001
Posts: 149
You might also want to check out this post http://www.javaranch.com/ubb/Forum4/HTML/000400.html
With a little knowledge, a cast iron skillet is non-stick and lasts a lifetime.
subject: RMI / CORBA
Similar Threads
Corba part of jdk?
Java RMI-IIOP type restrictions
invoking C++ code from Java in a Remote AIX machine
RMI & CORBA help