Mastering Wicket now made easy with Packt's new cookbook

May 2011 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce its new book Apache Wicket Cookbook, a practical guide aimed to empower Wicket users with skills required to master it without beating around the bush. Authored by Igor Vaynberg, this straightforward cookbook is equipped with over 75 highly focused practical recipes to make web application development easier with the Wicket web framework.

Apache Wicket is a lightweight component-based web application frame work for the Java programming language conceptually similar to JavaServer Faces and Tapestry.

Apache Wicket Cookbook will help readers move beyond the basics of using Apache Wicket and learn how to leverage Wicket's advanced features to create simpler and more maintainable solutions to what at first may seem complex problems. They will be able to customize components, thus reducing application maintenance cost and leverage existing Wicket components to simplify their code. The book is perfect for readers ready to take the next step from tutorials and step into the practical world.

Wicket users will learn how to integrate with client-side technologies such as JavaScript libraries or Flash components, thereby reducing the time spent in building an application. Moving further the book will teach readers how to make form filling fun, create interactive charts, display tabular data easily and use Wicket's borders in unexpected places. Lastly, readers will learn to use Wicket's AJAX support to bring their application into Web 2.0 and learn various security techniques to simplify their security code.

Written in a practical manner using real world examples whenever possible, the book is meant for current users of the Apache Wicket framework. Readers are expected to have built or maintained a simple Wicket application in the past . Apt for readers ready to take their Wicket skills to the next level and willing to learn new and better ways of using Wicket. To read more please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/apache-wicket-cookbook/book


Apache Wicket Cookbook
 Master Wicket by example by implementing real-life solutions to every day tasks

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/apache-wicket-cookbook/book

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