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Anonymous
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How would you rate IBM Web-sphere as compared with BEA web-logic~
George Brown
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Since I've not used WebSphere I can't say from personal experience, but I do know someone who has used both. His main points were that
1. WebSphere is a royal pain to configure.
2. WebSphere needs a HUGE amount of memory per bean to run efficiently.
I know that the installation of WLS is fairly straightforward, on NT it runs pretty much straight out of the box, on UNIX it needs a bit more 'hand-cranking' but still isn't complicated.
That of course is hearsay on the WebSphere side; if anyone has firsthand experience of WebSphere, please speak now!
George Brown
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By the way, WaliM, would you take a look at http://www.javaranch.com/ubb/Forum10/HTML/000180.html
Thanks
George Brown
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You may want to look at this white paper - it includes a comparison between the two products. It's in pdf format.
Waliullah Memon
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Joined: Sep 21, 2000
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Thanks a Lot George I found that comaprison very usefull.Also I read about naming policy thats why now I am using mu full name.
Wali
 
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