Vaadin – Server-Side RIA - November 10, 2011 Darmstadt

Vaadin – Server-Side RIA

Get introduced to the Vaadin framework by one of its core developers. The Vaadin framework provides a desktop-like programming model on the server for creating Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) in plain Java - without the need for HTML, XML, plug-ins or JavaScript.vaadin

In this talk, Joonas lays out the key concepts of the server-side RIA development model and compares it to client-side RIA. To demonstrate the use of framework, an example application is developed during the session step-by-step. The presentation is concluded with pointers on how to start developing your own applications with Apache-licensed Vaadin-framework.

You'll learn:

  • How to create a desktop like web application in Java
  • Difference between page oriented, client-side RIA and server-side RIA architectures
  • How Vaadin can be extended with Google Web Toolkit

The talk is held in English. TechTalk’s target group includes all software developers and architects.

The talk from Joonas got the “Best Presentation Award” at Java Forum Stuttgart in July 2011 and will be organized in cooperation with Java User Group Darmstadt.

Further information about Vaadin as available
http://vaadin.com/demo
http://vaadin.com/refcard
http://vaadin.com/book
http://vaadin.com/learn

The event is held at Deutsche Telekom AG, Products & Innovation in Darmstadt. Interested colleagues and external guests can register with a formless e-mail with their name/company to techtalk@remove-this.developergarden.com by November 09, 2011 at the latest. The event begins at 6 pm and ends at around 8 pm. Attendance is free and drinks and snacks are provided as always.

The facts in brief:
What | Vaadin – Server-Side RIA
When | November 10, 2011, 6 pm (closing date: November 09, 2011)
Where | T-Online-Allee 1, Darmstadt
How | Presentation, networking & snacks

About the speaker

Joonas Lehtinen, PhD, is one of the core developers of Vaadin, a Java-based framework for building business-oriented Rich Internet Applications. Joonas has been developing applications for the web since 1995 with a strong focus on Ajax and Java. He is the founder and CEO of the company behind the Vaadin framework.

Info for getting there and parking in Darmstadt

You can use the visitor parking spaces at Products & Innovation. In T-Online-Allee 1 the entrance to the underground car park is at the end of the street (facing south – stay right at entrance), where you can report as a visitor for the TechTalk and use the signposted visitor parking spaces (follow the magenta arrows in the underground car park; then take the elevator to the first floor).
You will be shown the way into the forum at visitor reception.

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