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This page contains links to materials documenting the progress of the
place project at
jini.org, which aims to provide a framework that
helps people (not software) to find and use Jini services on the network.
This material represents the current best amalgamation of the ideas
contributed by all the people who are participating in the place project.
All comments are
welcome and should be e-mailed to
To participate in, or just keep track of, the development of the Place API,
including definition of well-known
interfaces and classes, join a mailing list for the place project
Some articles by Bill Venners:
BasicPlaceservice are now released under the Sun Community Source License (SCSL).
Here are the first Jini services on the internet:
To run the above services, you need to use the Montage browser.
The following information is now out of date, but is left for those who like to dig around to get an historical perspective:
BasicPlace, a Place service used in the Cyberspace demo
Placeservices in the Cyberspace demo.
Here's a Proposal for a
URLName Entry, which
would give a fourth component to the already existing
On October 7, 2000, Berco Beute put up the first Jini Place service in Europe: