Linux and Windows compatibility - easily develop on Windows and deploy on Linux
CD and download subscriptions available to keep you up-to-date
Instant Infrastructure - no need to fight broken installations or configuration files
Save hours integrating and deploying Open Source project code
Modify fully functional sample projects and learn at your own pace
Instant weblogger and Wiki site creation
Build your resume by learning the hottest Open Source projects:
JBoss, Tomcat, Struts, Ant, Eclipse, Hibernate, Castor, AspectJ, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and dozens more Out-of-the-Box Editions
The Free Community Edition is a fully-functional, non-expiring version of Out-of-the-Box that works on both Linux and Windows and installs about 25 of the 100+ projects, including JBoss, MySQL, the Castor sample project, their dependencies, and the mandatory projects such as Ant, JUnit, etc. The Community Edition is an excellent way to evaluate the quality of our products before you buy.
The Enterprise Edition includes all 100+ Open Source projects, 10 sample projects, a fully automated documentation generation system for producing HTML, PDF, JavaHelp and more, an automated graph layout engine with diagram source code, test case source code, OpenOffice.org, and more. It comes on two CDs, one for Red Hat Linux and one for Windows, but you can download it immediately after purchase to get started right away.
Selective Installation and Uninstallation of Over 100 Open Source Projects
Ant-driven, Custom Out-of-the-Box Sample Projects exercise over 20 of the projects
Note: Italicized Sample Projects are exclusive to Out-of-the-Box
Out-of-the-Box 1.0 Reviewed on JavaWorld To see what others have to say about Out-of-the-Box, check out the Out-of-the-Box 1.0 Review by Joe "Zonker" Brockmeier, currently on the front page of JavaWorld. Note that the issues he found with 1.0 have been corrected for Out-of-the-Box 2.0, which delivers a major leap forward in usability and convenience. EJB Solutions, Home of Out-of-the-Box 2.0