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  • Broad coverage of Java Studio Creator techniques and supported components—Covers controlling Web application page flow, building projects with JavaBean components, integrating databases with JDBC RowSets, localization, internationalization, debugging, and much more.
    • Prepares students for virtually every facet of working with Java Studio Creator, and every phase of the development process—thereby helping them succeed as part of a larger development team.

  • Start-to-finish Web services case study—Walks students through building a complete Web service with Java Studio Creator and the increasingly popular Google Web Service API.
    • Prepares students to succeed with the Web services development paradigm.

  • Companion Web site—Contains all code samples from the book.
    • Gives students all the code samples they need to rapidly master Java Studio Creator and become productive with it.

  • By two of the worlds leading Java trainers, courseware developers, and authors —Authored by experts who have helped millions of students and professionals master Java technologies through books, seminars, and live training sessions at organizations ranging from IBM and Yahoo to the U.S. Navy.
    • Gives students confidence that they are receiving information that is thorough, accurate, clear, and useful—and reflects the challenges they will actually face.

  • Foreword by James Gosling—Introduced by the creator of the Java programming language.
    • Gives students a greater understanding of the significance of Java Studio Creator, and even greater confidence in the value of the instruction theyre receiving.


  • Copyright 2004
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-13-149168-7
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-149168-7

Sun's Java Studio Creator (formerly Project Rave) offers you a remarkably productive visual environment for building, integrating, and delivering business-critical applications. Direct from Sun, JavaStudio Creator Field Guide is your definitive guide to Java Studio Creator. Leading Java platform instructors and consultants Gail and Paul Anderson help you use Java Studio Creator to simplify and accelerate your entire development process.

One step at a time, the Andersons walk you through

  • Mastering Java Studio Creator's interface and workflow
  • Simplifying Web development with JavaServer™ Faces components, validators, and data converters
  • Controlling Web application page flow with the Page Navigation editor
  • Building Creator projects with JavaBeans™ components
  • Accessing Web services using XML-based open standards: a case study using Google Web Service APIs
  • Using databases and data-aware components--including detailed coverage of new JDBC™ RowSets
  • Customizing applications: localization, internationalization, and custom validation
  • Debugging with Creator's built-in debugger
  • With Java Studio Creator and this book, you'll spend less time on application "plumbing"--leaving more time for the high-value tasks you really care about. Simply put, you'll get more done, faster...and have more fun doing it.

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    Table of Contents




    1. Java Technology Overview.


    The Java Programming Language.

    JavaBeans Components.

    NetBeans Software.

    The XML Language.

    The J2EE Architecture.

    Java Servlet Technology.

    JavaServer Pages Technology.

    JDBC API and JDBC RowSets.

    JavaServer Faces Technology.

    Ant Build Tool.

    Web Services.

    Key Point Summary.

    2. Creator Basics.

    Examples Installation.

    Creator Views.

    Sample Application.

    Key Point Summary.

    3. JSF Standard Components.

    JSF Overview.


    Component Catalog.

    JSF Validators.

    JSF Data Converters.

    Key Point Summary.

    4. Page Navigation.

    Navigation Model.

    Simple Navigation.

    Noncommand Components.

    Dynamic Navigation.

    Key Point Summary.

    5. JavaBeans Components.

    What Is a Bean?

    LoginBean Component.

    LoanBean Component.

    Key Point Summary.

    6. Accessing Web Services.

    Google Web Services.


    HTML with Output Text.

    Displaying Multiple Pages.

    Key Point Summary.

    7. Accessing Databases.

    Database Fundamentals.

    Data Sources.

    Accessing the Music Database.

    Database Joins.

    Database Updates.

    Database Row Inserts.

    Database Deletions.

    Key Point Summary.

    8. Customizing Applications with Creator.

    Localizing an Application.

    Internationalizing an Application.

    Controlling the Locale from the Application.

    Creating Custom Validation.

    Key Point Summary.

    9. Debugging with Creator.

    Planning for Debugging.

    Running the Debugger.

    Setting Breakpoints.

    Stepping Through the Code.

    Tracking Variables.

    Setting Watches.

    Using the Call Stack.

    Detecting Exceptions.

    Using Log Files.

    Finish Debugging.

    Key Point Summary.



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