The Seam framework from JBoss allows developers to use JSF, Facelets, EJB, and JPA to write conversational web applications. Testing, securing, and database persistence are the most important topics to learn if you want an application that runs quickly, efficiently and securely. Seam 2 Web Development LITE provides a practical approach to developing Seam applications highlighting good development practices. The book zooms in on specific topics of Seam development: database persistence, component testing, and user authentication. To find out more about upgrading to the full edition, visit www.packtpub.com/lite-editions and log into your account for offers and help. If you don't have an account on PacktPub.com, visit today and set one up!
David Salter is an enterprise software developer and architect who has been developing software professionally since 1991. His relationship with Java goes right back to the beginning, using Java 1.0 for writing desktop applications and applets for interactive websites. He has been developing enterprise Java applications using both Java EE (and J2EE) and open source solutions since 2001. He wrote the book, Seam 2.x Web Development, Packt Publishing, and co-authored the book, Building SOA-Based Composite Application Using NetBeans IDE 6, Packt Publishing.