Chris Schalk’s session on ‘Building User interfaces using GWT’ presented at the IndicThreads.com Conference On Java Technology 2007 held in Oct 2007 in Pune, India.
This session serves as an up to date review of the latest technologies and methodologies for “Building User interfaces using GWT”. Specifically covered is – What is Google Web Toolkit (GWT), the potential of Ajax, what GWT brings to Ajax, what GWT focuses on, the Ajax Architectural Shift, building Ajax apps with Java(TM) technology and important GWT applets.
The GWT Mission is to radically improve the web experience for users. This is achieved by
allowing developers to use existing Java tools to build
no-compromise Ajax for modern browser users.
Speaker– Chris Schalk is a Developer Advocate for Google and helps promote Google Ajax technologies around the world. He is also one of the original members of the OpenAjax Alliance. Prior to Google, Schalk was a Principal Product Manager and Java Evangelist for Oracle’s application server and development tools division. While at Oracle, he worked to define the overall Web development experience for Oracle JDeveloper and ADF Faces (Trinidad). He is also the co-author of JavaServer Faces: The Complete Reference published through McGraw-Hill Osborne
Presentation PDF : Building User interfaces using GWT
* Video compressed for 100 kbps viewing. Takes a hit on quality but will run fine on slow Internet connections.
* Seven Ajax Frameworks / Toolkits to watch out for
* Creating a new Google Web Toolkit (GWT) application
* Google Web Toolkit isn’t just another way to create mediocre Ajax applications
* All Ajax development can happen serverside using the Backbase framework and JSF