When looking to use Java to create dynamic Web content, the servlet can help by extending the applications hosted by Web servers. To do this, the servlet object dynamically receives a request and generates an object based on that request. Servlets are created using the API found in the javax.servlet package. In this section on the Java servlet get news, advice, and tutorials on using the Java servlet to extend Web servers and help you create dynamic Web content. Learn how Java servlets can be used with JavaServer Pages and JavaServer Faces to make dynamic Web content for your organization.
Getting the most out of JavaOne: Sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni
22 Sep 2013
Feature - Getting the most out of JavaOne means planning your time accordingly. Here is some sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni on how to best manage your time and get the most out of the conference.
Application_Scope versus Portlet_Scope: Understanding the JSR 286 PortletSession
11 Aug 2013
Tutorial - Managing state through the PortletSession is a supremely important job for the portal developer, and knowing how to manage the session means understanding the difference between the PortletSession scopes: APPLICATION_SCOPE and PORTLET_SCOPE.
11 Aug 2013
11 Aug 2013
From EJBs to the mobile web: Re-emerging trends in enterprise Java development
01 Aug 2013
Feature - Java EE 7 has just been released, but many old technologies, from EJBs to JPA for data persistence are becoming more popular than ever. Here we look at a few trends in enterprise Java development.
28 Jul 2013
JSR-286 portlet development tutorial and technology guide
21 Jul 2013
Feature - This JSR-286 Portlet Development Tutorial and Technology Guide is designed to help enterprise Java professionals gain the knowledge they need to excel in the emerging portal and portlet development space.
How leading open source enterprise portals are solving the CMS dilemma
16 Jun 2013
Feature - Content management systems (CMS) are always a challenge to implement, but open source portals from Liferay and JBoss are taking new approaches to solve the CMS dilemma and associated problems and challenges.
Enterprise programming lessons from an open source architect
06 Jun 2013
Feature - There are many lessons to be learned when an open source software architect provides tips and tricks for enterprise software developers.
Portlet 2.0 API Development with WebSphere Portal 8 and Rational 8.5
30 May 2013
Tutorial - This portlet 2.0 API development tutorial examines how to create a simple HelloWorld portlet using WebSphere Portal and Rational Application Developer 8.5.