Declarative UI is a new programming paradigm on UI, which is widely used in Web application development. In Eclipse, programming in Java is the only supported solution. This solution presents several drawbacks:
XWT is designed to provide a foundation solution to resolve these problems with XML Object mapping solution defined in an Open Specification
Yves YANG, Eclipse committer, has over 17 years of experience working with OO software development and mainly worked on Eclipse and ODBMS: GemStone, Matisse and Versant. He was the chief architect of first Eclipse UML plugin from 2002 to early 2006. He is also the project leader of the eclipse project: SLDT
In Soyatec, he has developed two new products: eBPMN designer and eFace. His activities focus on the EMF/UML/BPMN/BPDM modeling, GUI/XAML/VE development and China OutSourcing.
This session is part of the curated collection of short talks titled
"I Declare! Declarative User Interfaces in e4"