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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 simplest option for the list is also the most versatile and the recommended. Application Files (WAR/EAR) generates a web application archive (WAR) or enterprise archive (EAR) that you can deploy using any deployment method you would like. In short, this is the option to use when you want to deploy to anything other than directly to Cloud Foundry V1 or a Tomcat 6 manager application.

Selection of a deployment type brings us to the deployment dialog, which is customized for our project and our deployment selection. The left-hand side bar of the dialog is a list of saved deployments with add, delete, and copy buttons. These are the same controls shown in the Manage Deployments submenu items for managing saved deployments. Selecting an existing deployment, such as Production by selecting Deploy to Production… from the Deploy Project item, opens that deployment configuration.

In the Settings panel, we can specify a Deployment name and select the Type of archive we want. If the project...