Beta Program of IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0
Latest beta supports portions of Java Enterprise Edition 6.0 specifications.
IBM have launched the beta program for IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.0.
The beta supports portions of Java Enterprise Edition 6.0 specifications, including Enterprise JavaBeans 3.1 and Java EE Connector Architecture 1.6. It uses Java API for RESTful Web Services in developing server-side REST applications, and offers integrated Web Services support for delivering SOA apps. It supports the OSGi Enterprise Specification 4.2 Blueprint Container, and features optimised support for Java Persistence API (JPA) within OSGi Applications.
Beta versions of WebSphere Application Server and WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment and WebSphere Application Server for z/OS are available as part of this Beta program.