Getting started with the NetBeans IDE
In addition to the Nokia IDE for Java ME, the Nokia Asha SDK is built to work with the NetBeans IDE. This IDE is a fully featured Java development tools that, when combined with the Nokia Asha SDK (or one or more Nokia SDKs for Java or Series 40 release SDKs) provides a complete set of tools for coding, testing, packaging, and deploying mobile Java apps. You have the freedom to choose the IDE you feel most comfortable with. Both are available free of charge, so you can try them before making a decision.