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Java EE 6 Web Application Programming - WEBSPHERE 8 / RAD 8

 

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Outline

 

1- OVERVIEW OF SERVLETS

  • Java Servlet
  • Java EE and Servlet
  • Servlet Responsibilities
  • The Servlet Container
  • The Servlet Class
  • The HttpServlet Class
  • Servlet Configuration – web.xml
  • Servlet Configuration – Annotations
  • Life Cycle – Request Processing
  • User Input
  • Example – User Input
  • Request
  • Request Parameters
  • Request Attributes
  • Response
  • Tracking User State
  • Tracking Techniques
  • Using HttpSession
  • Session Invalidation
  • Summary

 

2 -OVERVIEW OF JAVASERVER PAGES (JSP)

  • JavaServer Pages
  • A Simple Example - Hello.jsp
  • JSP Benefits
  • How JSP Works
  • JSP Scripting Elements
  • JSP Directive
  • JSP Declarations
  • Declarations – an Example
  • JSP Expressions
  • JSP Expressions – an Example
  • JSP Scriptlets
  • JSP Scriptlets – an Example
  • JSP Comments
  • JSP Predefined Variables
  • The request Object
  • The response Object
  • The out Object
  • Out – an Example
  • MVC Implementation
  • Request Dispatching - Forward Request to JSP
  • Using Java Beans in JSP
  • Summary

 

3 -INTRODUCTION TO JAVASERVER FACES

  • What is JavaServer Faces (JSF)?
  • Why Use JSF?
  • Nature of a JSF Application
  • The Sun Reference Implementation (RI)
  • JSF and MVC
  • Faces Servlet
  • Managed Bean
  • The View
  • Facelets
  • Facelets in JSF 2
  • A Simple JSF Application
  • The Input Form: form.xhtml
  • The Result: thanks.xhtml
  • The Controller: AddressBean
  • Page Flow or Navigation Rule
  • How Does the Application Work?
  • Under the Covers: The Rendered Form HTML
  • Under the Covers: The Layout Tree
  • Summary

 

4 - BASIC JSF USER INTERFACE COMPONENTS

  • JSF UI Components
  • JSF Component Tag Libraries
  • Using the Tag Libraries
  • HTML Tag Library
  • Identifying Components
  • Component Identifier
  • Client Identifier
  • Form Input Field Names
  • Define a Form
  • Labels and Images
  • Buttons
  • Links
  • Adding Parameters to Links
  • Text Input
  • Simple Check Box
  • Check Box Group
  • Check Box Group Example
  • Radio Button
  • List Boxes
  • Dynamic List Box
  • Example
  • Another Example
  • JSF Core Library
  • JSF Core Library - Components
  • Summary

 

5 - MANAGED BEAN SCOPES IN JSF

  • Managed Bean Scopes
  • Implications of Various Scopes
  • View Scoped Managed Beans
  • Defining Managed Bean Scope
  • Getting Rid of the Session
  • Application Scope
  • "None" Scope
  • Custom Scopes
  • Summary

 

6 -OVERVIEW OF CONTEXT AND DEPENDENCY INJECTION

  • Once upon a time
  • What is CDI?
  • The JSRs
  • CDI Example
  • What Good is DI
  • Old Bean Scope
  • CDI Bean Scope
  • Other Advanced Features of CDI
  • CDI Implementation
  • Summary

 

7 - DEFINGING CDI BEANS

  • Requirements of Bean Classes
  • Bean Initialization Methods
  • beans.xml
  • Managed Bean Type
  • Using Beans with EL
  • Beans Have Default Names
  • Bean Scopes
  • EJBs in CDI
  • Summary


8 - JSF INTEGRATION, SCOPE AND CONTEXT

  • CDI Beans in JSF
  • JSF Example
  • Introduction to Scopes
  • Normal and Pseudo- scopes
  • Declaring Scope of a Bean
  • Scope Boundaries
  • Instance Sharing
  • Conversation Scope
  • Use Cases of Conversation Scope
  • Starting and Ending Conversations
  • Propagating Conversations
  • How Dependent Scope Works
  • Forcing a Dependent Instance
  • Summary


9 - ADVANCED MANAGED BEANS

  • @ManagedProperty Annotation
  • Value Binding
  • Property Data Conversion
  • Advanced Property Types
  • Component Binding
  • Other Binding Types
  • Basic Input Processing
  • Advanced Input Processing
  • JSF Expression Language
  • Language Basics
  • Use of Expression in JSF
  • Basic Expression
  • Property Access Expression
  • Map Access Expression
  • Complex Access Expression
  • Predefined Objects
  • Operators
  • Summary

 

10 - JSF EVENT HANDLING

  • Request Processing Phases
  • Action Request Processing Phases
  • JSF Event & Listener Model…
  • JSF Event Classes
  • Event Classes
  • Event Classes: Hierarchy
  • Action Event Handling
  • Action Event: Example
  • Action Listener
  • Value Change Event
  • Value Change Event Handler
  • Listener Classes
  • Listener Interfaces
  • Listener Classes: Hierarchy
  • Action Listener Class
  • Value Change Listener Class
  • Phase Event Listener
  • Request Processing Lifecycle
  • Phase Identifiers
  • Summary

 

11 - JSF NAVIGATION

  • JSF Navigation
  • Example Action Listener
  • faces-config.xml File
  • JSF Navigation
  • Choosing Between Redirect & Direct Rendering
  • Navigation Rules: Example
  • Navigation: Scenarios
  • Summary

 

12 -JSF GET REQUESTS AND VIEW PARAMETERS

  • Using GET Requests with JSF
  • POST-Redirect-GET (PRG) Pattern
  • Implementing PRG Pattern With JSF
  • Defining View Parameters
  • New <h:link> and <h:button> Tags
  • Passing Request Parameters
  • Passing Request Parameters from POST Action Methods
  • Causing Redirection
  • Using a PreRenderView Event
  • The Flash Object
  • Summary

 

13 - OVERVIEW IF ENTERPRISE JAVABEANS (EJB)

  • Need for EJBs
  • Distributed Computing
  • Distributed Transaction
  • Distributed Security
  • What are EJBs?
  • Main Characteristics of EJBs
  • EJB Client
  • EJB Container
  • Enterprise JavaBeans
  • Session Beans
  • Message-Driven Beans (MDBs)
  • Stateless Session Bean
  • Annotations
  • Stateless Session Bean Components
  • Example: Business Interface
  • Example: Bean Class
  • Business Interface Details
  • Summary

14 - OVERVIEW IF JAVA PERSISTENCE API

  • Data Persistence
  • Java Persistence API
  • Entities
  • Session EJB vs JPA Entities
  • Entities
  • Persisting and Retrieving Data
  • Accessing Entities
  • EntityManager & Persistence Unit
  • Persistence Context
  • Entities - Example
  • persistence.xml – Hibernate Provider
  • persistence.xml – Open JPA Provider
  • persistence.xml - Toplink
  • Entity Instance Lifecycle
  • Creating EntityManager in Session EJB
  • Creating EntityManager in a Plain Java Class
  • Working With the EntityManager Interface
  • Transaction Basics
  • Summary

 

15 - JSR 303 BEAN VALIDATION

  • Validation in Applications
  • Using Validation
  • Built-in Validation Constraints
  • Using Constraints
  • Showing Error Messages in JSF
  • Custom Validation Messages
  • Externalizing Validation Messages
  • External Message Example
  • Defining Custom Constraints
  • Custom Constraint Example
  • Interface
  • Validator
  • Custom Constraint in JSF
  • Bootstrapping Validation
  • The Validator API
  • Validation Groups
  • Group Example
  • Using Bean Validation in JPA 2.x and JSF 2.x
  • Summary


16 - ADVANCED JSF USER INTERFACE COMPONENTS

  • HTML Panel
  • Applying Styles
  • Grouping Components
  • Data Table
  • Using a Data Table
  • Data Table Model
  • Using a Data Table
  • Displaying a Header and Footer Row
  • Applying Styles
  • Adding Links to a Row
  • Using Component Binding
  • Handling Action
  • Using the Data Table Model
  • Handling Action
  • Summary

17-  USING JSTL WITH JSF

  • Introduction to JSTL
  • Using JSTL with JSF
  • The <c:out> Tag
  • The <c:if> Tag
  • The <c:choose> Tag
  • The <c:forEach> Tag
  • <c:forEach> or <h:dataTable>?
  • Summary

 

18 - USING AJAX WITH JSF

  • Integrated AJAX Support in JSF 2.0
  • Challenges of AJAX with JSF
  • AJAX Handling in JSF 2.0
  • AJAX Handling in JSF 2.0 (cont'd)
  • Request Lifecycle for AJAX Requests
  • JSF JavaScript API
  • New <f:ajax> Tag
  • Partial Page Rendering
  • Third Party JSF Libraries with AJAX
  • Component Libraries Available
  • Summary

 

19 - JSF TECHNIQUES

  • A Typical Application
  • The Create Form
  • Create Action Method
  • Listing Items
  • Editing an Item
  • Adding the Edit Link
  • The Edit Form
  • Update Item
  • Things to Keep in Mind
  • Summary

 

20 -  FACELETS PAGES AND TEMPLATES

  • Facelets
  • Facelets in JSF 2
  • Using Facelets
  • Page Templates
  • Define a Page Template
  • Define a Template Client
  • Run the Template Client
  • Summary

 

21 -FACELETS COMPOSITE COMPONENTS

  • Simplified Custom JSF Components
  • Defining a Library of Composite Components
  • Referencing the Library
  • Defining a Composite Component
  • Using a Composite Component
  • Simple Text Inclusion
  • Defining and Setting Component Attributes
  • Value Attributes
  • Other Composite Component Features
  • Summary