Research released this week by Evans Data showed that 73 percent of the market currently use or plan to adopt the [url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spring_framework]Spring application framework for Java[/url] within the next two years. More remarkable is that 83 percent of companies with 500 or more developers use Spring, according to the study[/url]. So I thought it would be a good time to speak with Rod Johnson, CEO and founder of [url=http://www.springsource.com/]SpringSource[/url], and author of the open source framework that some in the Java community view as a superior alternative to [url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enterprise_JavaBean]EJB[/url]. [quote] [B]EddieC[/B]: Why do you think Spring adoption has become so …

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[URL="http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2008/06/20/arbitrary-code-execution-vulnerabilities/"]Multiple arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities in Ruby[/URL] have been revealed by the [URL="http://www.apple.com/support/security/"]Apple Product Security[/URL] team which could lead to Denial of Service attacks. A total of five vulnerabilities have been reported, with versions impacted being: [INDENT]1.8.4 and all prior versions 1.8.5-p230 and all prior versions 1.8.6-p229 and all prior versions 1.8.7-p21 and all prior versions 1.9.0-1 and all prior versions[/INDENT] Upgrading to either 1.8.5-p231, 1.8.6-p230, 1.8.7-p22 or 1.9.0-2 is recommended. This is, of course, of particular interest to Apple as its Mac OS X Leopard comes complete with a Ruby on Rails web development framework. For an in-depth examination …

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If you’re a Ruby or Python developer building AJAX applications, you’ve got to learn JavaScript. Even if you’re converting Ruby code to client-side JavaScript with a tool like [URL= http://www.scribd.com/doc/220397/RJShow-it-works] RJS[/URL], it can still be helpful to know the AJAX component for adding features and debugging. Now Microsoft is promoting APAX and ARAX, techniques similar to AJAX that supplant JavaScript with Python and Ruby languages commonly used on the server side of the dynamic Web apps. The news was brought to light last week at O’Reilly’s [URL=http://en.oreilly.com/rails2008/public/content/home] RailsConf[/URL] by Microsoft’s [URL=http://www.iunknown.com/]John Lam[/URL], who was there giving a talk on his …

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