PacktLib: Java EE 7 First Look

Java EE 7 First Look

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

What's New in Java EE 7

A brief history of Java EE

The main goals of Java EE 7

Novelties of Java EE 7

Summary

New Specifications

Concurrency Utilities for Java EE 1.0

Batch Applications for Java Platform 1.0

Java API for JSON Processing 1.0

Java API for WebSocket 1.0

Summary

The Presentation Layer

Servlet 3.1

Expression Language 3.0

JavaServer Faces 2.2

Summary

The Java Persistence API

Java Persistence API 2.1

Java Transaction API 1.2

Summary

The Business Layer

Enterprise JavaBeans 3.2

Putting it all together

Summary

Communicating with External Systems

JavaMail

Java EE Connector Architecture (JCA)

Java Message Service (JMS)

Java API for RESTful Web Services

Summary

Annotations and CDI

Common annotations for the Java platform

Contexts and Dependency Injection

Summary

Validators and Interceptors

Bean Validation

Interceptors

Summary

Security

JASPIC 1.1

The latest improvements in action

Summary

Index