How easy to write server side application in Clojure ? For example- JMS Queue receiver program? or XML file parsing ? Is there any advantage of writing server side applications in Clojure over Java ?
You can try it yourself and see
I would say the advantages that you will have are much less typing, the ability to wrap some repetitive code patterns in Macros an of course the functional programming concepts that are really suitable for asynchronous communications. For example, a fully-fledged functions as the callback handlers.