Another interesting announcement from IBM this morning – bundled WAS and developer tools

Away from the announcement of IBM XWork Server and Notes/Domino 8.5.3, there are a raft of other software announcements from IBM today.  This one caught my eye:

Three new bundled offerings to accelerate development and deliver high quality, innovative applications for IBM WebSphere Application Server V7.0 or V8.0:

  • IBM WebSphere Application Server – Tools Edition
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment – Tools Edition
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server for Developers – Tools Edition for Eclipse

The first two enterprise bundles combine WebSphere Application Server (V7.0 or V8.0) with the number-one rated Rational

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Strategist at Fostering Community Limited. He curates a number of product-focused news sites, is a lapsed podcaster, founded the Social Connections user group and regularly speaks at conferences and events. This blog represents his own slightly-eccentric and usually-controversial opinions!