Document Information


Goals of This Tutorial

Requirements for This Tutorial

A Checklist

Getting the Tutorial Bundle

Getting the Java EE 5 SDK

Getting NetBeans 5.5

Configuring Your Environment

Building the Examples Using NetBeans IDE

Building the Examples on the Command-Line Using Ant

2.  The Java Platform, Enterprise Edition

3.  Creating Your First Java EE Application

4.  Building, Packaging, and Deploying and Running the Example Application

5.  Next Steps


Chapter 1


An introduction to this tutorial. This chapter outlines the goals and the prerequisites for completing this tutorial.