Spring Persistence with Hibernate

Spring Persistence with Hibernate

Persistence is an important set of techniques and technologies for accessing and transacting data, and ensuring that data is mobile regardless of specific applications and contexts. In Java development, persistence is a key factor in enterprise, e-commerce, and other transaction-oriented applications. Today, the Spring framework is the leading…

OSGi and Apache Felix 3.0

OSGi and Apache Felix 3.0

Build a completely operational real-life application composed of multiple bundles and a web front end using Felix. Get yourself acquainted with the OSGi concepts, in an easy-to-follow progressive manner. Learn everything needed about the Felix Framework and get familiar with Gogo, its command-line shell to start developing your…

NHibernate 3.0 Cookbook

NHibernate 3.0 Cookbook

This book contains quick-paced self-explanatory recipes organized in progressive skill levels and functional areas. Each recipe contains step-by-step instructions about everything necessary to execute a particular task. The book is designed so that you can read it from start to end or just open up any chapter and…

JSF 2.0 Cookbook

JSF 2.0 Cookbook

JavaServer Faces is a Java-based Web application framework intended to simplify development of user interfaces for Java EE applications. You may already be aware of the laborious search through reference guides and documentation to develop your JSF applications. With the JSF Cookbook, you can find solutions to the…

JavaFX Developer's Guide

JavaFX Developer’s Guide

The JavaFX platform makes it possible to write applications that can be deployed across devices ranging from cell phones to desktops, with little or no change required. JavaFX applications are written using JavaFX Script, a new and easy-to-use scripting language. Kim Topley’s JavaFX Developer’s Guide thoroughly covers the…

JavaFX 1.2 Application Development Cookbook

JavaFX 1.2 Application Development Cookbook

Easily develop feature-rich internet applications to interact with the user using various built-in components of JavaFX. Make your application visually appealing by using various JavaFX classes – ListView, Slider, ProgressBar – to display your content and enhance its look with the help of CSS styling. Enhance the look…

Java: The Good Parts

Java: The Good Parts

What if you could condense Java down to its very best features and build better applications with that simpler version? In this book, veteran Sun Labs engineer Jim Waldo reveals which parts of Java are most useful, and why those features make Java among the best programming languages…

JasperReports 3.6 Development Cookbook

JasperReports 3.6 Development Cookbook

Create, size, and position the titles, headers, footers, and body of your report using JasperReports and iReport. Enhance the look and feel of your report using background images, watermarks, and other such features. Create multi-page and multi-column reports using multiple types of data in the same report. Generate…

RESTful Java with JAX-RS

RESTful Java with JAX-RS

Learn how to design and develop distributed web services in Java using RESTful architectural principals and the JAX-RS specification in Java EE 6. With this hands-on reference, you’ll focus on implementation rather than theory, and discover why the RESTful method is far better than technologies like CORBA and…