Tag Archives: Vaadin

Vaadin Extension: Highlighting Custom Components During Development

With the release of Vaadin 7, a new extension mechanism was introduced in the Vaadin Framework to extend the functionality of existing Vaadin components. This article will provide a short introduction to this concept and shows you how you can … Continue reading

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An Overview of Vaadin 7 Annotations

Vaadin 7 has added a set of useful new annotations to the framework which can be found in the package com.vaadin.annotations. This package is located in the vaadin-server.jar file. This blog post wants to give you a quick overview of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Learning Vaadin 7

From the author of one of the first Vaadin-related reference books Learning Vaadin, Nicolas Fränkel, comes the second edition Learning Vaadin 7 published by Packt Publishing in September 2013. I was kindly provided with a copy of this book by … Continue reading

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Vaadin 7.1 Released

After their last major release of version 7.0 in February, Vaadin have now released the first minor release 7.1 for their RIA web framework. This release delivers a number of useful additions to the framework some of which were originally … Continue reading

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i18n for Vaadin Applications Using CustomLayouts and Apache Velocity

Writing internationalized web applications with Vaadin is quite easy and works the same as with any other framework. You write your message property files and load them through a ResourceBundle. Using this resource bundle, you can then have your texts … Continue reading

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Vaadin’s Variable Scopes: VaadinSession and UI

With the new version 7 of the Vaadin Framework, some central aspects of writing Vaadin web applications have been thoroughly reworked. One of these aspects is the way an HTTP session is represented and managed by the framework. While in … Continue reading

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Vaadin 7 Released

Vaadin Ltd. has released version 7.0.0 of their RIA web framework Vaadin. This new major version brings quite a lot of new and exciting features that hugely ease the development of Vaadin applications. The new release goes along with a … Continue reading

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