What's Wrong with the EJB 2 Specification?
Subject:   Another viewpoint
Date:   2001-08-04 16:48:12
From:   aramallo
So it seems to me that the underlying message is that finally J2EE developers agree that they needed a fine grained object model in the first place.(EJB's dependent objects, JDO spec...)
Do you guys know Apple's EOF (Enterprise Object Framework) ? It provides a better and cleaner contract than your terminology it is a fine grained object model that manages persistence in a CMP fashion, with a lot of deployment descriptors, local and remote (you can even split your business logic is an Enterprise Object by specifying which methods are executed locally and which are executed remotely - HTTP or IIOP) and more ...