Java on the Desktop

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Angular2, application servers, BootsFaces, Browser, desktop GUI, web design

For some reason, the vast majority of developers has accepted the browser as the operation system for their applications. While there are some good reasons for this, I never really bought into it. HTML5 has eliminated most of the pain point of web applications, but I still insist that most customers don’t really want to […]

JSF 2.2 and PrimeFaces 5 on Spring Boot

Posted on 28 CommentsPosted in application servers, CDI, JSF, Spring

Recently I reported about Spring Boot (see Application Servers are dead! (Sort of)), an interesting approach to embed your application server into your application instead doing it the other way round. However, Spring Boot is a fairly new technology, so the documentation is still work in progress. Most of the documentation is great, but there […]