Java EE 5 Development with NetBeans 6

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Learn
  • Develop Java web applications by leveraging NetBeans functionality
  • Build standard JSF applications by taking advantage of NetBeans features
  • Integrate NetBeans with third-party RDBMS
  • Develop JavaServer Pages (JSPs) to display both static and dynamic content in a web browser
  • Visually develop aesthetically pleasing JSF web applications with the NetBeans Visual Web designer
  • Quickly and easily develop applications taking advantage of the Java Persistence API
  • Implement the Model-View-Controller design pattern by using JavaBeans as the model component
  • Take advantage of NetBeans functionality to easily develop Enterprise JavaBeans, including configuring transaction management via annotations
  • Use static and dynamic navigation to define navigation between pages
  • Utilize NetBeans to easily add messaging functionality to enterprise applications, through the Java Messaging Service API and through messag-driven EJBs
  • Develop web services using NetBeans, including exposing EJB functionality as web services
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Java EE, the successor to J2EE, greatly simplifies the development of enterprise applications. The popular IDE, NetBeans, has several features that greatly simplify Java EE development, and this book shows you how to make use of these features to make your Java programming more efficient and productive than ever before.

With many features and great flexibility, the Java developer can become overwhelmed by the options available in NetBeans, This book helps you get control of the environment, and make it work for you so that you can concentrate on the important parts of your application.

This book takes you through the most important parts of Java EE programming and, with clear, careful instructions and screenshots, shows you how to use the features of NetBeans that will improve your development experience. This book will not only show you time-saving tricks, keyboard shortcuts and other productivity enhancements possible with NetBeans, it will take you through the major Java EE APIs and how to get them working in the NetBeans environment.

While focusing on NetBeans features, you will learn about developing applications using the servlet API and JSPs, including taking advantage of JSTL and developing custom JSP tags. Developing applications that take advantage of JavaServer Faces is also covered in detail, including how to generate standard JSF applications from an existing database schema. The book also covers how to easily develop elegant JSF applications by taking advantage of the NetBeans Visual Web designer.

Features
  • Use features of the popular NetBeans IDE to improve Java EE development
  • Careful instructions and screenshots lead you through the options available
  • Covers the major Java EE APIs such as JSF, EJB 3 and JPA, and how to work with them in NetBeans
  • Covers the NetBeans Visual Web designer in detail
Page Count 400
Course Length 12 hours 0 minutes
ISBN 9781847195463
Date Of Publication 31 Oct 2008

Authors

David R. Heffelfinger

David R. Heffelfinger is an independent consultant based in the Washington D.C. area.

He is a Java Champion, a member of the NetBeans Dream Team, and is a part of the JavaOne content committee.

He has written several books on Java EE, application servers, NetBeans, and JasperReports.

His previous titles include Java EE 7 Development with NetBeans 8, Java EE 7 with GlassFish 4 Application Server, and JasperReports 3.5 For Java Developers, and others.

David has been a speaker at software conferences such as JavaOne and Oracle Code on multiple occasions.

He has also been a speaker at NetBeans Day in San Francisco and Montreal, showcasing NetBeans features that greatly enhance the development of Java EE applications. You can follow him on Twitter at @ensode.