JBoss Weld CDI for Java Platform

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Learn
  • Install JBoss Weld in an application server
  • Learn CDI dependency injection type lookup rules
  • Create dynamic beans with producers
  • Fire and observe events to decouple beans
  • Use interceptors and decorators for cross-cutting concerns
  • Understand the sequence of the JBoss Weld container lifecycle
  • Create your own CDI portable extension
  • Access CDI beans from AngularJS
  • Learn how scopes and contexts work and what CDI provides
About

CDI simplifies dependency injection for modern application developers by taking advantage of Java annotations and moving away from complex XML, while at the same time providing an extensible and powerful programming model.

"JBoss Weld CDI for Java Platform" is a practical guide to CDI's dependency injection concepts using clear and easy-to-follow examples. This will help you take advantage of the power behind CDI, as well as providing a firm understanding of how to use it within your applications.

"JBoss Weld CDI for Java Platform" covers all the major aspects of CDI, breaking it down into understandable pieces. This book will take you through many examples of how these concepts can be utilized, helping you get up and running quickly and painlessly.

"JBoss Weld CDI for Java Platform" gives you an insight into the different scopes provided by CDI and the use cases for which each has been designed. You will learn everything about dependency injection, scopes, events, producers, and more from JBoss Weld CDI, as well as how producers can create new beans for consumption within your application. You will also learn how to build a real world application with CDI using JSF and AngularJS for different web interfaces.

Features
  • Learn about dependency injection with CDI
  • Install JBoss Weld in your favorite container
  • Develop your own extension to CDI
  • Decouple code with CDI events
  • Communicate between CDI beans and AngularJS
Page Count 122
Course Length 3 hours 39 minutes
ISBN 9781782160182
Date Of Publication 11 Jul 2013

Authors

Ken Finnigan

Ken Finnigan is a Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat, technical lead of the JBoss Portlet Bridge project, a member of the GateIn development team, and the founder of the Arquillian Portal Extension. As a consultant and engineer he has over 15 years development experience with enterprises throughout the world using technologies that include Java EE frameworks (JSF, CDI, EJB3, Hibernate, and Seam), Java testing frameworks (Arquillian, JUnit, and TestNG), Maven, Ant, and a variety of others. In his spare time, he is a committer for Apache DeltaSpike, ShrinkWrap, and Arquillian. He is also the author of GateIn Cookbook, Packt Publishing.