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MapObjects—Java Edition 2 Now Shipping

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In addition to new serverside components, MapObjects—Java Edition now includes support for Mac OS X as well as projections and datum transformations.

MapObjects—Java Edition 2 is the newest version of Esri's pure Java solution for the GIS Java developer. MapObjects—Java Edition developers can now benefit from having access to serverside components, allowing them to build map services, JavaServer Pages, and Java Servlets. Developers can also construct custom Enterprise JavaBeans (EJBs) and take advantage of industry-standard J2EE application server providers.

Other new MapObjects—Java Edition features include

  • Support for additional file formats such as MrSID, CAD (DGN, DXG, and DWG), SDC, military formats, and much more
  • Projections and datum transformations
  • Layout view for comprehensive map composition
  • Support for Mac OS X and IBM AIX operating systems in addition to continued support for HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, and Windows
  • Project save and load
  • Additional samples with source code
  • Updated object model diagram

MapObjects—Java Edition is ideal for integrating GIS and mapping functionality into an existing or planned architecture.

For more information on MapObjects—Java Edition, visit or call Esri at 1-800-447-9778. Outside the United States, contact your local Esri distributor.

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