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Industry and Press Trends on AOPAspect-oriented programming (AOP) is changing the way applications are developed. AOP increases the quality and value of your software design and implementation. AOP is getting increased industry and press attention, and has been identified as a "vital for our survival" by IBM V.P. Daniel Sabbah    . In addition to IBM, BEA, and JBoss are supporting AOP in their products  . AOP was a hot topic at the recent JavaOne conference. The AOP panel session - featuring James Gosling and Graham Hamilton of SUN, Cedric Beust of BEA, and Gregor Kiczales - filled both its main room and its overflow room.  AOP was a hot topic at the recent Server Side Java Symposium. The AOP sessions were tied with the EJB 3.0 sessions for attendance. AOP was named by MIT Technology Review as one of the "ten emerging areas of technology that will soon have a profound impact on the economy and on how we live and work" .  The Server Side at AOSD 2004
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