Sun's Tim Bray on Java Technology, PHP, and Ruby
A short InfoQ article, Tim Bray Compares Intrinsic Qualities of Java, Rails, PHP, talks about how Sun's director of Web technologies views those three hot topics. Included is also Tim's video interview regarding Rails, REST, XML, and Java technology.Here's an enlightening quote from Tim's blog about software maintenance, which was cited in the InfoQ article:
In the enterprise, I kind of suspect that smart developers and smart managers know that for real apps, the big development cost starts to happen after they're delivered.
No doubt many would agree.