jacoZoom is a java class library which allows you to use ActiveX Controls and ActiveX Servers (COM/DCOM/Automation) with java. It is based on JNI and thus can be used with any java environment on the MS Windows platform.
The long awaited Java Service for Windows, version 2.0 is now available for download. Java Service for Windows allows your Java applications to run as true Windows services. Services automatically start when Windows starts, even if a user is not logged on.