Category Archives: Java Web Frameworks

GWT 2.8 is here!

Secretly and silently, GWT 2.8 was released recently. The new version is not linked on the official website yet and there is also no updated change log yet. But the tag for the new version and the associated release can … Continue reading

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HTTP/2 Client – Java 9

The web has changed a lot since the 90’s, so in May 2015, a new version of the HTTP-Protocol was presented by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). With Java 9, the developers also updated the HTTP-API in the JDK … Continue reading

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SpringMVC vs. Vert.x

What is Vert.x? Vert.x is an event-driven, non-blocking reactive application framework running on the JVM. Vert.x is polyglot, which means that it supports many different programming languages. Currently are supported: Java, JavaScript, Ruby, Python, Groovy, Scala and more. Vert.x is … Continue reading

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Thymeleaf in Version 3 erschienen

Die Template Engine Thymeleaf (sprich /ˈtaɪmˌlɪːf/) wurde für das nächste große Major Release vollständig überarbeitet und steht nun in der Version 3 zur Verfügung. Die Release-Ankündigung findet sich im Thymeleaf-Forum. Thymeleaf ist eine Open Source Template Engine, die als Alternative … Continue reading

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Building Vaadin UIs visually with the new Vaadin Designer

The Vaadin Plugin for Eclipse has ever been shipped with a visual designer for creating custom components for Vaadin applications. This visual designer enables you to construct a layout visually by dragging and dropping UI components on a given layout. … Continue reading

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New features coming up in JSF 2.3

With the initial milestone release for Mojarra (JSF reference implementation) that has been released in early 2015 we can take look at the first version of the new JSF specification (JSR-372). Besides bugfixes and improvements, the release notes show some … Continue reading

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Vaadin Brings Excel Spreadsheets to the Web

With a new official add-on in the Vaadin directory, the Vaadin web application framework is taken to a new level: the Vaadin Spreadsheet add-on lets you load Microsoft Excel files in a Vaadin Spreadsheet component to be displayed and edited … Continue reading

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