JavaServer Faces (JSF) is a UI framework that simplifies the development of Java web applications by providing a component-centric approach to developing Java web user interfaces. The Web Tools Platform-JSF Tools Project provides tools to simplify the development of JSF web applications
This tutorial will walk through the development of an end-to-end JSF web application using a set of rich JSF component libraries. The tutorial will give an in-depth exposure to the productivity features in the JSF Tools project including those in the upcoming Ganymede release such as the design-time support for alternate View Description language and an enhanced Web Page Editor.
The tutorial is designed as part of the series on building Java EE application, titled, “Eclipse Web Tools Platform – Uncovered”. The attendee will leave with a fully functioning Java EE application that covers the gamut of technologies including JSF, EJB, JPA and Web Services.
Raghu Srinivasan is a Senior Development Manager at Oracle where he is responsible for Eclipse projects. He leads the Eclipse JavaServer Faces (JSF) Tools Project and is also a member of the Web Tools Platform (WTP) PMC. Prior to joining Oracle, Raghu was a Development Manager at PeopleSoft where he led a team to build the next-generation IDE based on the Eclipse Platform.
Committer on the JSF Tools Project under WTP.