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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

Before you begin

There are a few prerequisites that need to be addressed before you build a Cordova application. First, you'll need to apply Studio patches using the Upload Studio Patches… item from the Modify Studio menu to ensure you've got the latest updates:

Changes to the PhoneGap namespace are addressed by a post-WaveMaker 6.5.3 release patch that can be applied using the built-in Studio patching system. If you do not apply the latest Studio post-installation updates, your PhoneGap application will fail.

You will also need to fulfill any requirements of the mobile platform(s) you wish to target. Apple requires that, in order to build an iOS application to be installed on an iOS device, you must be a member of the iOS Developer Program (, currently 99 USD per year for individuals. Membership includes a key that is compiled into the application. Android devices also require a signing key for submission to the Play store; visit http://developer...