Robert Orfali, Dan Harkey, Jeri EdwardsDistributed CORBA Objects have found their killer app.
It's the Object Webor the marriage of distributed objects and the Internet. The major computing companiesincluding Sun, JavaSoft, IBM, Netscape, Apple, Oracle, BEA, and HPhave chosen CORBA IIOP as their common way to connect distributed objects across the Internet and intranets. Consequently, CORBA is about to become as ubiquitous as TCP/IP.
Instant CORBA is your quick guide to understanding this revolutionary new technology. If you're in a real hurry, this book even provides a condensed tour that will make you CORBA literate in four hours or less.
Written in a friendly and witty style, this comprehensive book covers:
The authors have written many best-selling books, including The Essential Distributed Objects Survival Guide and The Essential Client/Server
Survival Guide, Second Edition, which won Software Development's Jolt Award for the best book of 1994, in its first edition. Their most recent book is Client/Server Programming with Java and CORBA.
Robert Orfali and Dan Harkey are distributed object consultants for IBM. They also head the CORBA/Java Distributed Objects MS Program and Lab at San Jose State University. Jeri Edwards is the VP of Strategy and Product Planning at BEA Systemsthe makers of Tuxedo.
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