A comprehensive introduction to the Struts framework that is complemented by practical case studies that implement applications with Struts, this book is intended for professional developers who want practical advice on how to get their applications working the "Struts way." The hot topics in the construction of any Web site such as initial design, data validation, database access, unit testing, authentication and security, J2EE integration, dynamic page assembly, extending framework classes, and product configuration are covered. Also demonstrated are dozens of proven design techniques, patterns, and strategies.
About the Author
Vincent Massol is the creator of the Jakarta Cactus framework and an active member of the Maven, Gump, Struts, and MockObjects development teams. He is the cofounder and CTO of Pivolis, a company that specializes in applying agile methodologies to offshore software development. Ted Husted is an active member of the Struts development team and the manager of the JGuru Struts Forum. His most recent development project uses test-driven design throughout and is available as open source [wqdata]. He is the author of "Struts in Action," He lives in Fairport, New York
George Franciscus is an independent consultant at Nexcel.ca, providing technical and management consulting services. He has experience in a diverse range of technologies, including Java, J2EE, Domino, relational databases, and mainframe technologies and is the coauthor of Struts In Action. He lives in Toronto, Ontario. Danilo Gurovich is the manager of web development at LowerMyBills.com. He has designed and implemented Struts-based applications in high traffic commerce, enterprise application integration monitoring and controlling, and business process management. His non-Java experience extends to GUI Design, Human Factors, and Graphics. He lives in Northridge, California.