In this section of DZone's interview with Jonathan Bruce, he explains what the .NET community could learn from Java persistence, and vice versa. Bruce also compares data access in Visual Studio 2010 to the data access of Java IDEs (NetBeans, Eclipse, IDEA). The evolution of .NET languages and Java is discussed as well.
Jonathan Bruce is a Senior Product Manager at Progress DataDirect. His company is well known for their data drivers for the Java and .NET platforms. In this interview, Jonathan gives his thoughts on Java's future in the cloud.