AWS Toolkit for Eclipse

Amazon Web Services announces AWS Toolkit for Eclipse.

The initial launch of the AWS Toolkit for Eclipse is targeted at Amazon EC2 developers and provides basic management features along with tools for deploying and debugging Java web applications.

The AWS Toolkit for Eclipse, based on the Eclipse Web Tools Platform, guides Java developers through common workflows and automates tool configuration, such as setting up remote debugger connections and managing Tomcat containers. Previously, developers needed specific knowledge of several systems and manual processes to get Java web applications running in scalable configurations on Amazon EC2. The steps to configure Tomcat servers, run applications on Amazon EC2, and debug the software remotely are now done seamlessly through the Eclipse IDE.

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Annoucement : SmartGWT Enterprise Edition Release – Google Web Toolkit News – onGWT.com

Annoucement : SmartGWT Enterprise Edition Release – Google Web Toolkit News – onGWT.com.

Moments ago Isomorphic, creators of SmartGWT, announced SmartGWT Enterprise Edition. SmartGWT Enterprise Edition (SmartGWT EE for short) is a commercially licensed version of SmartGWT that includes Java Server side functionality, additional tools, and a classic commercial license in lieu of the LGPL. For teams with existing Java functionality, SmartGWT EE provides greatly accelerated integration with SmartGWT’s visual components. In many cases it is possible to take existing Java methods in an application and bind a SmartGWT grid or form to those methods without writing any new code, without the need for redundant DTOs (data transfer objects), simply by specifying what method to call in a DataSource XML file. SmartGWT EE also provides wizards that generate DataSources which immediately provide full read-write binding to any Hibernate entity or SQL database table, including the ability to search, update, delete and add new records. You can easily add Java business logic that runs before or after the Hibernate or SQL binding, which can modify the request before it executes, modify the output, or take any other action

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Google Web Toolkit 1.6 (Release Candidate) – developer’s guide and download page

Developer’s Guide

  • Please consider this a draft until GWT 1.6 is officially released

  • Google Web Toolkit (GWT) makes it easier to write high-performance AJAX applications. You write your front end in the Java programming language and GWT compiles your source into highly optimized JavaScript.

Upgrading to GWT 1.6

There are four tasks involved when upgrading a GWT 1.5 project to a GWT 1.6 project:

  • Download the new JAR files and update your launch configurations.

  • GWTShell has been replaced by HostedMode, so you will need to update your Eclipse project settings accordingly.

  • GWT now uses a war directory for most public resource and server configuration files. The war directory is a standard directory recognized by many web servers, including GWT hosted mode.

  • Event listeners have been replaced by event handlers.

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Install and License GWT Designer

Before this step, you should Install MyEclipse 7 and Install GWT.

Instatiations makes GWT Designer. It is a GUI builder that allows visual tools to generate Java code. GWT Designer does not need to be installed or used after the UI design phase. The term they use is “bi-directional code generation” meaning GWT Designer can dynamically incorporate code it hasn’t seen before, and generate new code based on your use of GWT Designer. In practice, GWT Designer lags behind the latest release of GWT, and its support for libraries such as Gwt-Ext or Gxt also lags behind. Even so, the reasonable cost of the license is enough to justify its use as an educational tool at least.

Subscription License

Single user

One-year subscription

$ 59

Two-year subscription

$ 99

Three-year subscription

$139

If you purchase more years at one time, you get a discounted price.

Perpetual License

Single user

License

$ 99

License with 1 year of upgrades & support *

$124

* If you renew your Support each year, you are entitled to technical support and all maintenance releases and major upgrades to GWT Designer. After the first year, annual support renewal costs 35% of the MSRP (currently $35).

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Install and License MyEclipse 7

Barriers to entry for software development have never been lower. Compare the cost of tools like MyEclipse with what was required to join Microsoft Developer Network or purchase Sun compilers. Thirty dollars a year vs. thousands.

MyEclipse :: Eclipse plugin development tools for Java, JSP, XML, Struts, HTML, CSS and EJB.

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With MyEclipse, there’s no capital investment, no vendor lock-in, and no risk. Priced at only $31.75 for the Standard Edition, $63.55 for the Professional Edition and $158.95 for the Blue Edition (price includes a 6% processing and handling fee), MyEclipse subscribers have full access to their MyEclipse tools, all feature releases, all updates, free online support, and tutorials for 12 months.

All-in-one download

For Windows: the MyEclipse All-in-One installer is bundled with Eclipse and JRE, and requires no other downloads to get up and running.

For Linux: the MyEclipse All-in-One installer is bundled with Eclipse and JRE, and requires no other downloads to get up and running.

For Mac: the MyEclipse All-in-One installer is bundled with Eclipse and JRE, and requires no other downloads to get up and running.

One of the many improvements in MyEclipse 7 is “Help → Add/Remove Software”

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