Java Web services
Java Web services usually include some combination of programming and data that are made available from a business' Web server for Web users or other Web-connected programs. Java Web services range from such major services as storage management to much more limited services, such as checking the bids on an auction item. The acceleration of Web services development is a major trend. Learn about Web services architecture and its ties to Java development. .
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Will Java EE 8 adoption outpace previous releases?
17 Oct 2014
News - At JavaOne 2014, Barry Burd discussed how and why he's predicting a fast adoption of Java EE 8.
Prioritize app monitoring when moving to the cloud
16 Dec 2013
News - At AWS re:Invent 2013, app monitoring was noticeably becoming more competitive. Find out why prioritizing app monitoring is a necessity.
Overprovisioning: A costly cloud computing mistake
12 Dec 2013
Conference News - Expert Pete Adams explains how overprovisioning is one of two mistakes IT pros make when running an infrastructure in the cloud.
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JSF Tutorial: Completing the Ajax based Facelets application
31 Aug 2014
Tutorial - If you're using JSF, you're probably using Facelets, and if you're creating modern web based applications, you'll likely want to use Ajax based request-response cycles. Here we conclude our tutorial on JavaServer Faces, Facelets and Ajax based...
Comparing of the cloud storage Titans: Amazon S3 versus Microsoft Azure
25 Aug 2014
Feature - There are many vendors out there fighting for your cloud based storage space, with the two biggest being Microsoft Azure and Amazon's S3 offering. Here we compare the two to help you figure out which cloud storage solution is right for you.
Creating pages based on a JSF template: Using the Facelets ui:define tag
20 Jul 2014
Tutorial - What do you do once you've set up a handsome page template using the Facelets functions that come with JSF 2.x? Well, you start creating new pages, meshing those ui:define tags in with ui:composition and ui:insert. It's easier than it sounds, trust me.
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There is more to PaaS than just application deployment and management
21 Jan 2014
Tip - There is no doubt that various PaaS plays and cloud computing platforms have greatly simplified application management and deployment, but growth and survival has meant growing far beyond these humble beginnings.
Effective Naming Strategies for RESTful Web Services
06 Mar 2013
Tip - New descriptive languages like WADL and WSDL 2.0 are making it possible to describe the RESTful contract to client applications. However, if your RESTful web services are not named effectively, the mechanism for describing the interface may run out of...
Pros and cons of HTML5 for business
06 Apr 2012
Tip - HTML5 brings business benefits but also challenges. How will the new HTML standard effect businesses, developers and consumers?