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Best Introduction to Java EE?

Pete Dawson

Joined: Oct 27, 2009
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Can anyone advise the best (ie. gentlest) way to start learning the Java EE technology. I've had a look at a few tutorials online at Netbeans and Sun, it seems quite bewildering!!

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I like "HeadFirst Servlets and JSP" and "EJB 3 in Action"

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Muhammad Khojaye
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Witold Koszulinski

Joined: Aug 12, 2007
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I would like to recommend two excellent books:
Beginning Java EE 6 Platform with GlassFish 3 From Novice to Professional by Antonio Goncalves, Apress
Pro JPA 2 Mastering the Java Persistence API by Mike Keith and Merrick Schincariol, Apress.


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