Manageability on Microkernels

Over on ::Manageability:: is a great set of pointers to the action in Java microkernels, with the following prediction:

This leads me to another fearless forecast. The combination of Aspect Oriented Programming and Microkernel Architectures will lead to the extinction of the current monolithic J2EE containers that we’ve known and loved (or despised?) so well.

I betcha he’s right.