This week's book giveaway is in the Other Open Source APIs forum. We're giving away four copies of Storm Applied and have Sean Allen, Peter Pathirana & Matthew Jankowski on-line! See this thread for details.
If I am not maintaining state between method calls, would it be more wise to use plain public static methods of Utility class. I dont want to use any security, transaction feature of EJB. I just want to know the usefulness of resource pooling in EJB.