- Some tasks are better suited to some languages.
- Existing proven reliable code shouldn’t be cast aside.
So what does this mean for you, a Java EE developer using WAS?
Just that IBM is providing you with yet another tool in your toolbox for rapidly building robust, enterprise-grade applications. Some will no doubt attempt to use this as proof that Java is dead, despite the evidence of Java’s popularity from sites like Github and Stack Overflow. The reality is that Java’s importance to IBM and the enterprise is not going to diminish, we are just adding another string to the bow.
To find out more about StrongLoop you should read Jerry’s blog post.