SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sun
Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAVA), today announced the details of the Sun
Tech Days worldwide developer conferences for 2007-2008. This year marks
the 10th anniversary of the Sun Tech Days program -- a 15 city world tour
designed to educate developers in local markets. Based on feedback from
developers around the world, the Sun Tech Days program has been expanded to
include content on Ajax and Web 2.0 related frameworks and toolkits,
application performance tuning, JRuby, and building rich Web applications
with jMaki and JavaFX Script.
Sun Tech Days are loaded with technical content, practical "how to"
information, examples of real-world solutions, tips on application
performance tuning, hands-on training and more. The first event is in
Boston on Wednesday, September 12, 2007. James Gosling, vice president and
Sun Fellow is the featured keynote.
Attendees can also choose to attend either NetBeans(TM) Day or
OpenSolaris(TM) Day, one of two bonus developer days, on Tuesday, September
11, 2007. There is no charge to attend Sun Tech Days or the bonus developer
days in Boston but space is limited.
NetBeans Day -
first-hand how the out-of-the-box experience of the NetBeans Integrated
Development Environment (IDE) helps developers become more productive.
Members of the NetBeans team will demonstrate and discuss the platform,
development of desktop, mobile, web and enterprise applications and new
features in NetBeans 6 like Ruby on Rails support and the smarter, faster
OpenSolaris Day -
about the OpenSolaris project from its community members. Discussion topics
will include: Building and Deploying OpenSolaris technology,
Virtualization, Security and POD -- Performance, Observability, and
All Sun Tech Days conferences will also include JavaU training as an
ancillary event. JavaU is an exemplary program that provides developers
access to Sun's master instructors, senior engineers and deep-dive subject
Sun Microsystems' premier global developer conference, Tech Days,
travels the globe to share expertise with the community about the
Solaris(TM) Operating System, Java(TM) technology, the NetBeans IDE,
Project GlassFish(TM), OpenSolaris, Sun(TM) Studio software, scripting
languages, mobile and telecommunications technologies, open source, web
application development and more. Additional information is available at:
http://developers.sun.com/events/techdays/index.jsp. Developers are also
encouraged to join the Sun Developer Network Program, at no cost, by
registering online at: http://developers.sun.com/register.
Sun Tech Days 2007-2008, A Worldwide Developer Conference
39 Dalton Street | Boston, MA | United States
Boston, MA / September 11-12, 2007
Rome, Italy: September 24-25, 2007
Milan, Italy: September 26-28, 2007
Taipei, Taiwan: October 19, 2007
Shanghai, China: October 23-25, 2007
Beijing, China: November 1-3, 2007
Tokyo, Japan: November 6-8, 2007
Frankfurt, Germany: December 3-5, 2007
Atlanta, United States: January 9-10, 2008
Bangalore, India: February 27-29, 2008
Sydney, Australia: March 4-6, 2008
Johannesburg, South Africa: March 11-13, 2008
St. Petersburg, Russia, April 2-4, 2008
Manila, Philippines, April/May, 2008
Mexico City, Mexico, May 21-23, 2008
About Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Sun Microsystems develops the technologies that power the global
marketplace. Guided by a singular vision -- "The Network is the
Computer"(TM) -- Sun drives network participation through shared
innovation, community development and open source leadership. Sun can be
found in more than 100 countries and on the Web at http://sun.com.
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