Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 supports Sun Java Studio 5, Standard Edition. You can use Sun Java Studio to assemble and deploy web applications.
Sun Java Studio technology is Sun's powerful, extensible, integrated development environment (IDE) for Java technology developers. Sun Java Studio 8 is based on NetBeans™ software, and integrated with the Sun Java System platform. (Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 also supports NetBeans 3.5 and 3.5.1.)
Sun Java Studio support is available on all platforms supported by Sun Java System Web Server 6.1. You can obtain the plugin for the Web Server in the following ways:
From the Companion CD in the Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 Media Kit
By using the AutoUpdate feature of Sun Java Studio
From the download center for Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 at
The Sun Java Studio 5 plugin for Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 works only with a local Web Server (that is, with the IDE and the Web Server on the same machine).
For information about using the web application features in Sun Java Studio 8, explore the resources at
The behavior of the Sun Java Studio 8 plugin for Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 is the same as that for Sun™ Java System Application Server 7. If you are using the "Web Application Tutorial" at the web site listed above, for instance, you would set the Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 instance as the default, and then take the same actions described in the tutorial.
For more information about Sun Java Studio 8, visit
For information about using Sun Java Studio to debug web applications, see Using Sun Java Studio for Debugging in this guide.