Posts Tagged ‘platforms’

Google App Engine – now supporting Java

Wednesday, April 8th, 2009

Prior to this they have only supported Python, a language with a far more limited following. Here’s the rundown:

Supports JDK 1.6.
Free for limited use, no ability to pay for heavier use yet
Can access data behind the firewall through Secure Data Connect
Supports cron and data import ability
Uses BigTable (key/value pairs) for storage, so can’t use JDBC. [...]