.NET v J2EE Sample Application
It's been a while since there was a good sample comparing .NET v J2EE performance and cost. We recently released a new enterprise class sample 'StockTrader' and have had some great feedback on this from the press:
- eWeek: "John Rymer, an analyst with Forrester Research, said the Microsoft benchmark study should be taken seriously. 'The comparison confirms several of the pricing distinctions between WebSphere and Windows Server that we know exist, barring discounts and other sales tactics,' Rymer said. 'The descriptions of how both applications were both built and tested are complete.'"
- InfoWorld: "For my part, I learned that Microsoft put a lot of time and money behind someone who was more committed to shooting straight than to handing his employer a big win over a competitor. It trusted a key competitive benchmark to an architect who made sure the competitor had every chance to win."
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I've always found these applications useful to look at PetStore, Nile, Web Service performance, ... So worth a good scan if you have the time to see how the next .NET 3.0 and other .NET technology help here.
Here is the blurb on the sample...