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Pro Web 2.0 Application Development with GWT

  • Authors
  • First book on professional Web 2.0 principles that includes the Google Web Toolkit (GWT)

  • GWT is one of the leading Java Ajax frameworks in market, and his very hot in terms of relative growth; can be integrated with other broader Java frameworks like JBoss Seam and possibly Spring

  • Focused on a single, extremely rich, example “killer application” is the thing that sets this apart from other GWT titles


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. What Can GWT Do for You?

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pages 3-15

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Pages 63-102
    3. Pages 103-137
    4. Pages 139-180
    5. Pages 213-235
    6. Pages 265-305
    7. Pages 357-389
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 391-450

About this book


The main focus of Pro Web 2.0 Application Development with GWT is an analysis of a full-fledged Web 2.0 application called GWT College Bound. This book is for people who are looking to get beyond small proof-of-concept sample applications and want to see what the guts of a full-fledged Google Web Toolkit application should look like.


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About the authors

Jeff Dwyer is a developer and entrepreneur who is the founder of and His background is in medical software, where he has published research on aneurysm stress and endovascular repair and has patented techniques in anatomical visualization. As a developer, Jeff likes nothing better than to leverage high-quality open source code so he can focus on the core elements of his projects. He believes that Google Web Toolkit has fundamentally altered the feasibility of large Web 2.0 applications.

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