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Easy Web Development with WaveMaker

By : Edward Callahan
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Easy Web Development with WaveMaker

By: Edward Callahan

Overview of this book

Developers of all levels can now easily develop custom, responsive, and rich web application clients with secure, scalable servers utilizing relational databases and RESTful services using WaveMaker Studio. Whether you need a departmental business application or a form application for your weekend club, this book will show you how to design, develop, and deploy professional grade web applications with WaveMaker. Easy Web Development with WaveMaker will help you use WaveMaker to design, develop, and deploy rich, responsive web applications, even if you are not a programmer. If you need to build a data-driven web application, but you only know ‘enough to be dangerous,' you need this book. This book examines every angle of using WaveMaker to build applications, from dissecting examples to customizing, deploying, and debugging your own applications. This book enables the non-professional programmer to become comfortable not only with using WaveMaker Studio itself, but also with the artefacts produced by the studio as well as the runtime and services provided by the WaveMaker framework. You will learn everything, from how customize the user experience with JavaScript and CSS to integrating with custom Java services and the Spring Framework server-side. Easy Web Development with WaveMaker 6.5 is packed with examples, code samples, screenshots, and links to equip you to be successful with WaveMaker Studio.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Easy Web Development with WaveMaker
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Styling the Application
Working with Databases
Utilizing Web Services


The Tomcat Server deployment type option presents a deployment dialog with a larger Settings section. The additional editors provide the connection parameters to the Tomcat 6 manager required to deploy the archive.


There must be a Tomcat 6 manager application reachable via the information provided. Studio's deployment service is not compatible with the Tomcat 7 manager application. For Tomcat 7 deployments, use the WAR/EAR target and use the Tomcat 7 manager application directly in a browser. Tomcat 7 is recommended for deployments.

This time, when we invoke the Deploy Now button, Studio starts by generating a WAR file using the same process as the WAR/EAR option. However, upon successfully copying the WAR file to the project dist folder, the WAR file is then also deployed to the specified Tomcat server using the information provided. Studio uses the Tomcat manager API to deploy the application. If the Studio server is successfully able to connect and deploy the WAR file, the URL...