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Mangesh Kakade
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Joined: Apr 22, 2002
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Hello all ,
I just want to know the real diff between java(say J2EE)and .net on say following points
OOPS
Portability
Interoperability
Platform independence
Security
advantages disadvn's of both
pl help me out
Mangesh
hennie louw
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Joined: Jul 03, 2001
Posts: 56
Hi Mangesh
To awnser this question, just remember that this .net Framework is a propriaty farmework from
M$ (being a opensource fan ) this means that it will only run on one of the Windows OS's, but J2EE is avalible for windows / unix(linux) / and solaris.
While on this subject go take a look at
Jboss Home Page

Originally posted by Mangesh Kakade:
Platform independence
Mangesh
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Jesse Beaumont
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Joined: May 30, 2002
Posts: 43
At a basic level the main difference is that J2EE is an architectural framework whereas .NET is a solution. A more acurate comparison would be to compare .NET to a J2EE server implementation (e.g. OracleAS, IBM WebSphere, etc)
Both architectures support the same sorts of things. In general I think the consensus is that neither is necessarily "better", .NET has the better tools and integration because it is a proprietary solution, whereas J2EE is more flexible and in a sense more powerful in terms of development possibilities.
IMHO, I think J2EE will close the gap on .NET in terms of tools and integration as open source developments like NetBeans/Forte and JBoss advance. Already the gap is closing, Forte 4.0 has some very good J2EE support already.


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John Sinues
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Joined: Feb 21, 2000
Posts: 52
There are a number of good articles comparing the two. Here are a few:
The great debate: .Net vs. J2EE
Sun and Microsoft Defend Their Respective Enterprise Platform Security
Picking a Winner: .NET vs. J2EE
 
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