Java References
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Java™ 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition Specification Version 1.4. Copyright 2003, Sun Microsystems, Inc.

The final page of this specification lists all the specifications that are part of or related to the J2EE platform. Some of the key specifications are:

Enterprise Java Beans Specification. Available at

Java™ Servlet Specification, (Servlet specification). Available at

JavaServer Pages™Specification, (JSP specification). Available at

Web Services for J2EE 1.1. Available at

JDBC™ API (JDBC specification). Available at

Java Naming and Directory Interface™ , (JNDI specification). Available at

Java™ Message Service, (JMS specification). Available at

ALU01 D. Alur, J. Crupi, and D. Malks 2001. Core J2EE™ Patterns - Best Practices and Design Strategies. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall PTR and Sun Microsystems Press.
RSC01 Rational Software Corporation, 2001. Unified Modeling Language/Enterprise JavaBeans™ (UML/EJB™) Mapping Specification 1.0 (Java Community Process ?Java Specification Request 26 UML Profile for EJB"). Available at:
ROM02 E. Roman, S. Ambler, and T. Jewell 2002. Mastering Enterprise JavaBeans™, 2nd Ed.  New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
EEL02 P. Eeles, K. Houston, and W. Kozaczynski 2002. Building J2EE™ Applications with the Rational Unified Process™.  Boston, MA: Addison-Wesley Professional.


Some links to other useful Java information are:

Designing Enterprise Application with the Java 2 Platform,  Enterprise Edition   

Java™ 2 Enterprise Edition Developer's Guide 

Simplified Guide to the Java™ 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition

J2EE Blueprints Digest

Core J2EE Patterns