Monday, February 27, 2006

Jon Udell: Multi-language runtimes

Jon Udell: Multi-language runtimes:
If you believe that multi-language VMs are both inevitable and desirable, as I do, then there are two big questions to be answered. First, will Sun help the Java VM realize its multi-language potential? Second, will the dominant .NET VM for non-Windows platforms be a Microsoft product (WPF/E) or an open source project (Mono)?

Or could the dominant platform be parrot?