Vaadin, Rich Web Apps in Server-Side Java without Plug-ins or JavaScript

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Get introduced to the Vaadin framework by one of its core developers. The Vaadin provides a desktop-like programming model on the server for creating Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) in plain Java - without the need for HTML, XML, plug-ins or JavaScript.

In this session, Joonas lays out the key concepts of the server-side RIA development model and compares it to client-side RIA. To demonstrate the use of framework, an example application is developed during the session step-by-step. The presentation is concluded with pointers on how to start developing your own applications with Apache-licensed Vaadin-framework.

You'll learn:
* How to create a desktop like web application in Java
* Difference between page oriented, client-side RIA and server-side RIA architectures
* How Vaadin can be extended with Google Web Toolkit

More information and materials about the presentation:
http://vaadin.com/web/joonas/wiki/-/wiki/Main/Server-side%20RIA

Time: 
02:00 pm to 03:30 pm
Experience level: 
Intermediate
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