Extend Java EE containers with cloud characteristics

Strategies and patterns to extend JEE containers/apps with parallelism, elasticity, multi-tenancy, and security

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Jayakrishnan Ramdas and J. Srinivas

Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: May 12, 2011

In this article, the authors outline the basic characteristics of cloud applications and Java™ Enterprise Edition applications, compare their similarities and contrast their differences, and then define a set of strategies and provide patterns to extend Java EE container and application with such cloud characteristics as parallelism, elasticity, multi-tenancy, and security.

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Zone=Cloud computing, Java development
ArticleTitle=Extend Java EE containers with cloud characteristics