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Google Web Toolkit 2 Application Development Cookbook by Shamsuddin Ahammad

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Installing GlassFish

GlassFish is an open source Java EE-compatible application server. At the time of writing this book, the latest release of the server is version 3, which provides the fully-featured Java EE 6 and JPA reference implementation. GlassFish is based on the source code released by Sun and Oracle Corporation's TopLink persistence system. It is a fast, easy, and reliable application server.

The Java EE 6 platform significantly improves developer productivity, introduces the lightweight Web Profile for web-centric applications, and includes the latest versions of technologies, such as JavaServer Faces (JSF), Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB), Java Persistence API (JPA), Context and Dependency Injection (CDI), and many more.

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