So you've chosen which edition of 10g AS you'll be running in the production environment for your application, but the decision still remains which edition to use for development and testing. During the course of this chapter we'll address the nuances of each edition and explore how requirements for development differ from requirements for testing.
Specifically this chapter covers the following:
Choosing an edition for development
Choosing an edition for testing
Strategies for development and testing
How to migrate J2EE components developed for other application servers
When choosing which edition to use for development you need to consider a wide variety of factors.