Ajax Frameworks – Server side versus Client side

The advent of Ajax has brought about a lot of frameworks to the bill board, all boasting about their inept qualities in providing you the best from the rest. But how would you go about choosing a right kind of framework for your application. In order to make things simple, the overall horde of Ajax…

First step in Ajax – Choosing the right framework

If you are going for a framework or a commercial AJAX IDE then first of all you should compare the different frameworks and IDE’s to make sure the availability of all the necessary widgets and functionality which would form a part of your application. There are a lot of frameworks which can help in your…

5 tips to use Ajax in the proper way

Ajax (Asynchronous JavaScript with XML) is used to provide a rich user interface, which allows the users to browse through a second component of a web page while the page fetches some data from some server for the first component. This type of request is called as an asynchronous request and it makes a web…

The birth of AJAX – an amazing story

I have for long wanted to trace the story behind the evolution of the AJAX technology. Did I just say “technology”; many bloggers might want to thrash me for referring AJAX to being a technology because I have come across heated arguments between bloggers who actually know what made the existence of AJAX as we…

Groovy with Grails – Java’s fight back to Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails is undoubtedly the fastest developing framework for agile web development which one can witness in various discussion groups and blogs these days. Being a developer from the Java community what you can do most is to sit and watch the power being unleashed by Ruby and do nothing about it. It seems…