The new ZK 8.5
takes the best of ZK 8 and continues to push the innovation envelope. A major improvement on MVVM data binding at the client side
enlivened pure HTML content with minimal effort. The Fragment
component, in combination with Service workers
, allows for caching and managing offline user data and easier Progressive Web Apps
(PWAs) building. It also enables more accurate control on the client side, such as mouse cursor position, pressed keys, and entered and selected text.
In addition, 24 freshly baked modern themes take your application to the next level and provide a variety of choices that match different business needs. You can also include multiple themes in a same application to provide personalized experience for your end users. The built-in WebSocket improves the server push performance and serves as a great tool for analyzing big data in the most efficient way. Other advancements include the introduction of a splitlayout component, an enhanced frozen component, stacked fontawesome support (thanks to user “szediwy”), HTML5 browser history management support, source map for WPD debugging, and much more.