Thursday, January 05, 2006

Monday, January 02, 2006

Introducing sIFR: The Healthy Alternative to Browser Text

Mike Davidson: Introducing sIFR : So much to know about fonts. Good fonts can improve readability and differentiate the presentation.

Springframework J2EE Framework

leading full-stack Java/J2EE application framework

Hibernate - Persistence Architecture

is a powerful, high performance object/relational persistence and query service.

Hibernate does not hide the power of SQL from you and guarantees that your investment in relational technology and knowledge is as valid as always.

Choice of Architecture

Java Pro - J2EE Persistence from JDBC to CMP

There are basically two architecture - Data driven and Object driven. The above article gives a good explanation for choosing the right architecture and especially persistence architecture.

"Data driven architeture: Are window-on data with little or no business logic maintained in the middle tier. ften, these applications are data-centric based on their origins—for instance, they were previously accessed through a Rapid Application Development tool or similar technology—and developer skill sets. Applications that are data-centric should focus on implementations based on JDBC and frameworks that maintain the relational model all the way through to the presentation layer.

Object driven: In this development style, application logic is usually built and maintained within the J2EE middle tier and involves introducing a persistence layer into the application that will convert between the object model of the application and the relational schema of the database or database"

Sunday, January 01, 2006

Top 20 Web development links of 2005

Web Graphic's (WG) Top 20 of 2005

These kind of list is good and should be shared. Essential resource for WEB 2.0 enthusiasts.