A practical introduction to JavaServer Faces - get a jump-start into JSF!
JavaServer Faces, or JSF for short, is a powerful, industry-backed technology for building state-of-the-art dynamic web sites quickly qnd easily using Java.
The JSF Jumpstarter book is a short, tutorial introduction to JSF, suitable for JSF newbies. Wakaleo Consulting has now placed this book in the public domain - in other words, you can now download it for free!
In a short 65 pages, this book teaches you how to build dynamic web sites in Java using JavaServer Faces, using a hands-on, practical approach. Little or no prior experience in web development is necessary (though a bit of Java knowledge would help). Using an easy-to-follow, tutorial style, you will learn how to use JavaServer Faces to build real-world Java web applications, including screens, navigation and business logic. Along the way, you will learn the key concepts behind JavaServer Faces.
In this book, you will learn how to:
- Use the powerful and open source Exadel Studio Pro development environment to build your web sites quickly and easily
- Construct JSF-based web pages with ease using the Exadel WISIWIG editors
- Build, deploy, test and debug your JSF applications from within your development environment
- And more!
You will also learn plenty of valuable real-world tips-and-tricks and best practices in the fine art of JavaServer Faces development.
John is also the author of Java Power Tools, which covers a range of open source tools designed to improve the development practices of Java developers in all parts of the software development life cycle, and in any size team or organization.
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