The Definitive Guide to NetBeans Platform is a thorough and definitive introduction to the NetBeans Platform, covering all its major application programming interfaces (APIs) in detail, with relevant code examples used throughout.
Pro NetBeans IDE 6 Rich Client Platform Edition is the second Apress book to cover the agile, open source NetBeans IDE platform. The focus of this book is on enabling you to rapidly develop Java front ends of applications using API buttons, functions, and features mostly based in the Java SE 6 platform.
Whether you're an experienced IDE user or a Java developer who works only with eMacs, you'll find what you need in this book to get started with the more vibrant, more productive, extensible professional Java EE 5 software development platform.
NetBeans Ruby and Rails IDE with JRuby, an officially endorsed NetBeans project book, is for Ruby and Rails programmers who want to take advantage of the NetBeans IDE to facilitate their Ruby and/or Rails web application development.
Java EE 7 Recipes takes an example-based approach in showing how to program Enterprise Java applications for many different scenarios, and using the very latest in frameworks and technologies that are available in the Java EE 7 platform.