Recently IBM developerWorks released two interesting resources.

The Jikes Compiler has just been released as an open source download from
IBM developerWorks. Some of Jikes most noteable qualities.

- New mingw compiler support (Gnu C compiler for Windows).
- New cross compiled capabilities. You can create windows binaries under
Linux.
- Strict adherence to the language specification
- Extremely fast compile speed
- Built-in dependence analysis

Download Jikes from:
http://oss.software.ibm.com/develope...0,t=gr,p=jikes


JavaML article
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by Greg J. Badros explains the XML-based representation, called JavaML, which
is a more natural for tools and permits easy specification of numerous software-engineering
analyses by leveraging the abundance of XML tools and techniques.

Read article:
http://www-4.ibm.com/software/develo...,t=gr,p=JavaML

Also their also of free online classes. Check it out:
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http://www2.software.ibm.com/develop...500,t=gr,p=edu