This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
For a container there are just EntityBeans (local or remote ones) which can be cached. There is no way of specifying a "coarse grained component". There is a concept where "coarse grained components" are implemented as Entity Beans and lightweight components as dependent classes. Peter. [ August 05, 2002: Message edited by: Peter Reinhardt ]