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1 IEEE DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS ONLINE Pubished by the IEEE Computer Society Vo. 6, No. 5; May 2005 Editor: Marcin Paprzycki, Book Reviews: Java Toos and Frameworks for Web Appication Deveopment Fernando Berza, University of Granada Art of Java Web Deveopment By Nea Ford 624 pages US$44.95 Manning Pubications, 2004 ISBN: The overwheming variety of avaiabe toos, frameworks, and anguages makes seecting the most suitabe too for impementing new Web appications difficut. Fortunatey, books such as Art of Java Web Deveopment provide an indispensabe guide to sort through the diverse ecosystem of Web appication toos and frameworks. It's virtuay impossibe to competey cover a the choices a deveoper can make nowadays, because you'd have to cover everything from scripting anguages to appication servers, reativey simpe frameworks to content management systems. Consequenty, Art of Java Web Deveopment focuses on some popuar aternatives for deveopers using the Java programming patform. If Java is your chosen anguage, Nea Ford overviews six frameworks and numerous toos you shoud be aware of before you start buiding Java Web appications from scratch. 1

2 Web appications' evoution To start, the book foows Java Web appications' evoution since their eary days. Not so ong ago, peope buit Web appications writing "simpe" servets. Servets are Java appications whose output is the HTML page you can see at your Web browser. You buid servets ike other object-oriented appications. However, raw servets incude HTML tags within program ogic, which makes GUI design and dividing work between programmers and graphica designers more difficut than necessary. Tempates can be usefu to separate presentation from ogic, but they usuay incur a high performance cost. Java Server Pages, which are compied into servets, invert the mixed-presentation-andogic probem, immersing program ogic in the HTML code. Custom tag ibraries are the next evoutionary step in this short but intense Java Web appication history. Custom tags hep reduce the amount of code embedded within JSP pages. If used propery, which often isn't the case, you can reaize evasive goas such as better source code organization and easier maintenance in Web appication deveopment. Ford reviews recent history, setting the stage for Web frameworks, then introduces the Mode 2 design pattern as the right way to separate concerns in a Web appication front end. Mode 2 is nothing more than the adaptation of the we-known Mode-View- Controer pattern to Web appications' stateess nature. Here, the mode resides in a standard Java object (aso known as POJO, pain-od Java object), a servet acts as controer, and a JSP page provides the suitabe view. This makes the best possibe use of both servets' and JSP pages' strengths. Mode 2 frameworks, in particuar, aso tend to use the command design pattern to reduce controer servets by providing a shared front controer for the whoe appication. Web frameworks Frameworks provide the common infrastructure most Web appications need, thus freeing the deveoper of having to continuousy reinvent the whee. As you might expect, deveopers frequenty use the Mode 2 design pattern. The second part of Art of Java Web Deveopment surveys toos commony used in deveoping Java Web appications. Even though this Web Frameworks section incudes chapters on six particuar toos, they're not a frameworks, as Ford himsef acknowedges. In fact, the six "frameworks" Ford discusses are an assorted set of toos. They provide Web deveopers with many possibiities from simpe tempate ibraries to XML pubishing frameworks: 2

3 Struts, a popuar Mode 2 framework that incudes its own custom tag ibraries, is configured via XML fies, easiy supports internationaization, and aows decarative vaidation. Tapestry is a more compex framework that hides many Web appication detais. HTML tempates, XML page specifications, and Java backing casses combine to et the deveoper buid componentized Web appications as if they were desktop appications. WebWork, one of Ford's favorites, is coser to Struts. Despite Ford's positive assessment of WebWork, I sti don't think it's different enough from the more popuar Struts to adopt it over Struts. A coser examination coud tip the baance, but the book doesn't provide enough detais. InternetBeans Express, which bundes with Borand JBuider, isn't a Mode 2 framework. It's a rapid-appication-deveopment-based framework, idea for quickand-dirty appications, that incudes visua-component-ibrary-ike contros (for those who aren't famiiar with Borand toos, the VCL is the component ibrary bunded with Borand integrated deveopment environments such as Dephi or C++Buider). Given their different scope, JBuider aso incudes Struts apart from InternetBeans Express. Veocity isn't a Mode 2 framework, either. It's just a tempate anguage that can repace JSP and operate in conjunction with other Mode 2 frameworks. Cocoon is an XML pubishing framework that incudes a compex XML version of JSP. As a Web framework, it's simiar to Struts, abeit much more compex for standard Web appications. The chapters devoted to these toos and frameworks provide an eage-eyed view of the benefits of using frameworks to simpify Web appication deveopment. To compare them on a eve ground, Ford buids the same sma appication with the six different frameworks to iustrate each framework's pros and cons. Even though Ford evauates different frameworks and discusses his own criteria, readers wi have to draw their own concusions. Your particuar context has a definite roe in the framework seection process, and you' have to weigh the benefits and disadvantages as they appy to your situation. A the frameworks the book discusses are worth knowing, but they form a misceaneous 3

4 group. They offer the deveoper competey different abstraction eves, from reativey simpe Veocity tempates and Java Standard Tag Libraries to high-eve architectura frameworks such as Tapestry and Cocoon. A head-to-head comparison of simiar frameworks (in scope and compexity) woud be a much more significant contribution to the Java community, because it's neary impossibe to stay current on Web deveopment's atest frameworks and techniques. As a minor drawback, the book is too biased toward Apache-sponsored projects. For exampe, haf of the frameworks Ford discusses are part of the Jakarta project (the Apache Software Foundation's Java section), whie Cocoon was part of the Apache XML Project before it became an independent Apache project. Discussing other options woud greaty improve the book's vaue. For instance, three potentiay reevant candidates that a more comprehensive overview of Java Web deveopment frameworks shoud incude are the Spring MVC framework with AOP support ( the Java ServerFaces user interface component framework ( and the SiteMesh framework for page ayout ( (from OpenSymphony, as WebWork). Best practices? The ast 240 pages of Art of Java Web Deveopment are mosty independent chapters describing topics of interest for Web deveopers. Ford discusses how to sove common probems and introduces anciary but important appication deveopment toos. This section starts with a chapter on separating concerns in Web appications. In other words, it shows where to put things when organizing a Web appication (for instance, how to use JavaBeans and Enterprise JavaBeans). Surprisingy, this chapter ends with a cientside vaidation exampe where JavaScript code is incuded in Java source code as String iteras. Fortunatey, Ford mentions the Jakarta Commons Vaidator at the very end to essen the negative impact this practice might have if broady used. The book aso discusses some impementation detais that might affect Web appication usabiity, such as viewing arge tabes one page at a time, sorting coumns, aowing undo operations, and propery handing exceptions. The foowing chapters dea with disparate topics such as profiing, debugging, ogging, and instituting a "session cop" to avoid storing unnecessary data in session variabes, which coud hamper appication scaabiity. Ford aso treats pooing and caching, because they're fundamenta techniques that ensure appication scaabiity. However, better and more comprehensive treatments of these topics exist, such as Pau Dyson and Andrew Longshaw's Architecting Enterprise Soutions (John 4

5 Wiey & Sons, 2004) or Michae Kircher and Prashant Jain's Pattern-Oriented Software Architecture: Patterns for Resource Management (John Wiey & Sons, 2004). Unfortunatey, Art of Java Web Deveopment doesn't incude reevant references beyond pubisher-specific sef-promotion. Ford briefy covers other topics in the ast few chapters, incuding unit testing (with brief introductions to JUnit and JWebUnit) and Web Services with Apache Axis. Again, a nice Web Services introduction is spoied by an unfortunate exampe empoying the wrong granuarity for exposing Web Services. As you might have aready noticed, I woudn't miss this section too much. I'd prefer it if the book had a more comprehensive overview of frameworks for Web appication front ends, and I'd ook for design and impementation best practices esewhere. However, novice deveopers wi probaby benefit from the advice incuded in these fina chapters if they can digest it from a critica viewpoint. Concusion Despite its minor shortcomings, this book is a vauabe resource for deveopers invoved in Java project too seection and programmers interested in getting a good grasp of current impementation aternatives for Java Web front ends. The survey of different frameworks is certainy a time-saver. The overa presentation of Web appication evoution and the key design decisions invoved in their deveopment is noteworthy. If you're acquainted with the Java programming patform and aready know how Web appications work, this book might benefit you. Read it, ponder the aternatives, and decide your own course. Fernando Berza is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Artificia Inteigence at the University of Granada and a cofounder of ikor Consuting, an IT services and consuting firm. Contact him at Cite this artice: Fernando Berza, "Java Toos and Frameworks for Web Appication Deveopment," IEEE Distributed Systems Onine, vo. 6, no. 5,

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