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Sun Adds Java DB and Swing Visual Designer to Java Development Kit and Enters Next Phase for Java Platform Standard Edition 6

By: Admin, 23 Jun 2006

Sun Microsystems, Inc., the creator and leading advocate of Java technology, today announced it will be incorporating Java DB, the Sun supported distribution of the open source Apache Derby Project, as well as the Group Layout component from the NetBeans GUI Builder code-named Project Matisse ( into the latest version of the Java Platform Standard Edition 6 (Java SE 6) Java Development Kit (JDK). In addition, Sun announced new agreements with Founder Technology Group and Lenovo to ship the JavaRuntime Environment (JRE) on their hardware.

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