Learn to build powerful and professional applications by mastering the Ext JS framework with Packt's new Book and eBook

July 2013 | Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Mastering Ext JS, a practical, hands-on guide to developing a complete application with Ext JS. The book begins by showing readers how to create the project's structure and login screen, before mastering advanced features such as dynamic menus and master-detail grids, and then finally preparing the application for production.

About the Author: 

Loiane Groner has over 8 years of software development experience. She has worked at multinational companies such as IBM. Her areas of expertise include Java SE, Java EE, and also Sencha technologies (Ext JS and Sencha Touch). Loiane is now the Software Development Manager at a financial institution, and also works as an independent Sencha consultant and coach. She also contributes to the software development community through her blogs: http://loianegroner.com (English) and http://loiane.com (Portuguese-BR), where she writes about IT careers, Ext JS, Sencha Touch, Sencha Architect, Java, and general development notes and also publishes screencasts.

Ext JS is a pure JavaScript application framework for building interactive web applications using techniques such as Ajax, DHTML, and DOM scripting. Originally built as an add-on library extension of YUI by Jack Slocum, Ext JS includes interoperability with jQuery and Prototype.

Mastering Ext JS will show readers how to utilize Ext JS to its full potential and create a complete Ext JS application from scratch, as well as explaining how to create a Wordpress theme. Readers will learn how to create user and group security, master-detail grids and forms, charts, trees, and how to export data to excel including PDF and images, always focusing on best practices. Readers will also learn how to customize themes and how to prepare the application to be ready for deployment upon completion.

The following topics are covered in this book:

Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: The Login Page
Chapter 3: Logout and Multilingual
Chapter 4: Advanced Dynamic Menu
Chapter 5: User Identification and Security
Chapter 6: MySQL Table Management
Chapter 7: Content Management
Chapter 8: Adding Extra Capabilities
Chapter 9: The E-mail Client Module
Chapter 10: Preparing for Production
Chapter 11: Building a WordPress Theme
Chapter 12: Debugging and Testing 

This book is for developers who are familiar with using Ext JS and want to take their skills to the next level by mastering Ext JS and creating even better web applications.

Mastering Ext JS
Learn how to build powerful and professional applications by mastering the Ext JS framework

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