Open Source Ajax Framework For Java EE Application Developers

ICEfaces RIA Journal

Subscribe to ICEfaces RIA Journal: eMailAlertsEmail Alerts newslettersWeekly Newsletters
Get ICEfaces RIA Journal: homepageHomepage mobileMobile rssRSS facebookFacebook twitterTwitter linkedinLinkedIn

ICEfaces Authors: Ted Goddard, Steve Maryka, Pat Romanski, Ken Fyten, Shay Shmeltzer

Related Topics: RIA Developer's Journal, iPhone Developer, ICEfaces RIA Journal

RIA & Ajax: Article

ICEfaces Shown in Action on Mobile Devices at AJAXWorld 2007 West

Taxi Dispatch system demo'ed at Day Two of the AJAXWorld Conference & Expo

'The server-centric nature of the ICEfaces technology provides inherent advantages in the mobile space,' ICEfaces CTO Steve Maryka told the audience today at AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2007 West in Santa Clara, CA, before going on to demo the advantages of 'AJAX push' in action in a taxi dispatch system running on an iPhone.

Maryka gave a brief overview of the ICEfaces technology and how it is applicable to resource-constrained mobile devices. The live demo of a mobile ICEfaces application could be run on both the Safari and Opera mobile browsers. 

He also spoke about the emerging best practices for mobile AJAX application design, and gave a a glimpse of the ICEfaces roadmap for mobile AJAX.

ICEfaces is a pure server-centric model, Maryka explained, everything is done on the server using a technique called direct-toDOM rendering. "There is only 40k of JavaScript, making it well suited to resource-constrained devices."

"AJAX push" reduces hands-on user interaction, so users don't experience latency, he added.

More Stories By RIA News Desk

Ever since Google popularized a smarter, more responsive and interactive Web experience by using AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript + XML) for its Google Maps & Gmail applications, SYS-CON's RIA News Desk has been covering every aspect of Rich Internet Applications and those creating and deploying them. If you have breaking RIA news, please send it to [email protected] to share your product and company news coverage with AJAXWorld readers.

Comments (0)

Share your thoughts on this story.

Add your comment
You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.