Headlining the News this week is Sun's Network Computing '05 Q2  product launch that offered a host of new utility services, including the Sun[sm] Connection  and Sun Management Connection ; two new grid computing solutions ; additions to the N1[tm] product family , among others.
The NetBeans[tm] section covers the new NetBeans IDE 4.1 release , the upcoming NetBeans Software Day  and NetBeans Profiler Milestone 6, which is available now to download .
The certification of Oracle 10g on the Solaris[tm] 10 Operating System (Solaris OS)  tops the Partner section that also reveals how Sun and its partners' solutions are captivating governments interest worldwide .
End of life configurations for the Sun Java[tm] Workstation W2100z have been announced  as has a new technology code named "Retro" that facilitates Microsoft applications on Sun Ray[tm] ultra-thin clients .
Information on becoming a Sun certified programmer for the Java[tm] 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE[tm]) 5.0  is offered in the Java section. Plus, learn how to contribute code to J2SE 6.0  and become eligible for five of Sun's most coveted giveaways .
In Education and training, read about the Sun Matching Grant Program's offer to educational institutions in India , new Live Virtual Class training  and sign up to learn Sun's latest technologies with the release of 17 new courses .