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Digital Java EE 7 Web Application Development

By : Peter Pilgrim
Book Image

Digital Java EE 7 Web Application Development

By: Peter Pilgrim

Overview of this book

Digital Java EE 7 presents you with an opportunity to master writing great enterprise web software using the Java EE 7 platform with the modern approach to digital service standards. You will first learn about the lifecycle and phases of JavaServer Faces, become completely proficient with different validation models and schemes, and then find out exactly how to apply AJAX validations and requests. Next, you will touch base with JSF in order to understand how relevant CDI scopes work. Later, you’ll discover how to add finesse and pizzazz to your digital work in order to improve the design of your e-commerce application. Finally, you will deep dive into AngularJS development in order to keep pace with other popular choices, such as Backbone and Ember JS. By the end of this thorough guide, you’ll have polished your skills on the Digital Java EE 7 platform and be able to creat exiting web application.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Digital Java EE 7 Web Application Development
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Chapter 7. Progressive JavaScript Frameworks and Modules


"If you're a runner and you run in a race, you might lose. If you don't run, you're guaranteed to lose."

 --Reverend Jesse Jackson

In the contemporary way of building a website, there is no escape from the language of JavaScript because it is a de facto standard of modern web browsers. JavaScript is either a pleasure or major inconvenience for developers. If you write or intend to build digital web applications for a customer, there is almost no escape from the knowledge of HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript. Fortunately, you do not need to be an expert in JavaScript in order to be productive because there are many frameworks that help you and you can leverage these ideas. Essentially, where JavaScript is concerned, you need to know and catch up with the modern digital best practices.

While JavaScript is a very relevant topic for the digital websites, this chapter cannot teach you everything that you need to know. Instead, I will endeavor to...