. Sun Microsystems introduced Jini
in July 1998.
The later problem is a security problem caused by the characteristics of Jini
technology that sets free developing of a Jini
system from the addition, modification of services, and the federation among all existing other services on networks.
This proxy is usually obtained by a lookup in a directory service, like a Jini
Lookup service or a JNDI name space.
Global was racking up pounds 30,000 a week in sales.
The starter kit is intended to enable developers to build Jini
clients and services.
Sun's broad strengths in Java, Jini
, Solaris, NPS software, the Web, Sparc microprocessors, and Sun workstations gives it the in-house knowledge base and capabilities to make dramatic changes.
Which brings us back to the Bluetooth and Jini
Sun Microsystems Inc chief scientist and co-founder Bill Joy clearly believes there is room for some higher level functions on top of Jini
that it currently does not incorporate.
In the blue corner sits Sun with its Java-based JINI
technology, and in the red corner sits Microsoft with its Universal Plug and Play (UPnP).
COMPUTER ASSOCIATES senior vice president Yogesh Gupta on his skepticism about Sun's attempt to sell licenses for its new Jini
technology: "A world in which Sun collects a royalty on every device shipped would be an interesting one to Sun, but that's not going to happen." (Quoted in Sm@art Reseller, 2/8/99)
The latest example of fourth-generation computing is Sun Microsystems' new Jini
TDT general manager Jini
Stolk admits that, in some circles, TDT is a hard sell.