August 22, 2009

Spring and Hessian for Fast, Easy Java Remoting

he world of enterprise Java has an overwhelming array of choices for remoting: RMI, XML/SOAP, REST/JSON, etc. Each comes with its own industry-acknowledged strengths and weaknesses, such as complex setup (RMI) or performance overhead (XML/SOAP). A lesser known but very powerful and easy-to-use option is the Hessian binary web service