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NetBeans 5.5 has been released 
(October 30, 2006)   
NetBeans 5.5, Sun's rich client platform and IDE, has been released. With the various add-on packs, NetBeans 5.5 includes the Swing GUI builder (formerly Matisse), much-improved JSF support, full Java EE support, C/C++ development, an application profiler, a debugger, and development capabilities targeted at mobile devices.  Download..

The NetBeans IDE is a free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers. The IDE runs on many platforms including Windows, Linux, Solaris, and the MacOS. It is easy to install and use straight out of the box. The NetBeans IDE provides developers with all the tools they need to create professional cross-platform desktop, enterprise, web and mobile applications. Finally, NetBeans is a thriving open-source community with hundreds of thousands of experienced developers located all around the world.

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Web Development

- Web Application Learning Trail (Official)
- Introduction to the Struts Web Framework (Official)

Java EE Application Development

- Java EE Applications Learning Trail (Official)
- Create your first EJB in NetBeans in 10 min (JavaTouch Tutorial)

Integration with JUnit 4

Getting Started

- NetBeans IDE 5.5 Quick Start Guide
- Introduction to Developing General Java Applications


Tech Talks

NetBeans 5.5 : The Complete Overview by Pavel Buzek - NetBeans 
In this tech talk, sponsored by Sun Microsystems, NetBeans Architect Pavel Buzek explains how Java EE 5 simplifies development and how Netbeans adds more ease of use with code completion for database mapping, wizards for building complete applications from existing data, and editing annotations.  (Nov 8, 2006)