Introduction In the previous two articles Rich Web Application with Spring MVC CRUD Demo and  Rich Web Application with Spring MVC CRUD Demo – Part II, we’ve explored the advantages of combining ZK with Spring MVC and the benefits of manipulating the data between Spring MVC and ZK MVVM data binding. In this article, we’ll briefly […]

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Introduction The Spring web MVC framework is a well-known web model-view-controller architecture that provides solutions for RESTFul web sites or for URL routing system purposes. To develop with a rich web application, the most popular pattern in the Java world recently is to choose Spring MVC + jQuery or other JavaScript UI frameworks, such as […]

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Introduction Multi-media applications are becoming more and more common on the web. To satisfy the increasing demand, we are introducing a new component in ZK – ZK Webcam, which communicates with a camera directly based on the  jQuery webcam plugin and also integrating another ZK component, canvas4z for previewing snapshots. By using this component, user […]

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ZK Team is pleased to present to our users a preview version of a great, free, and API based ZK Add-on component – Openlayers, which integrates a powerful JavaScript Map library Openlayers. The current version supports; 13 different layers including Bing, Google, OSM, WMS 13 different controls including MousePositon, OverviewMap, PanZoom, PanZoomBar, Panel, SelectFeature etc. […]

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Starting from ZK 6, all information, including selection, opened objects, sorting and multiple selection, are now maintained in the model rather than within the components (listbox, combobox, etc.) for providing better flexibility Which means that two components are now able to share a common model. However, in some use cases we may want two components […]

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Unlike page based web applications, Ajax applications tend to present a lot of functionalities within single view without reloading the entire page and thereby avoiding any changes to the browser’s history. This is extremely efficient in delivering page content but at the same time also gives an unique problem to Ajax application developers who wishes […]

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At the end of last year, ZK entered the third-party libraries category for Dr Dobbs’ Jolt Awards. The Jolt Awards recognize the most innovative, trend-making, ahead-of-the-curve products and honour products that are universally useful, simple, yet rich in functionality, or that redefine their product space. As competitive as it is, we are proud to announce […]

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Release Date: March 08, 2012 ZK Spring 3.1 is a maintenance release mainly focusing on fixing bugs and upgrading compatibility to fully support ZK 6. GenericSpringComposer has also been deprecated as it has been identified to cause potential problems under various application servers. Users are suggested to use SelectorComposer in ZK 6 and GenericFowardComposer in […]

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This blog post is the forth of a series which introduces more new features of ZK 6. To check out main features please click here. Chosenbox is another new add-on component that comes with ZK6 which acts like a Combobox with the additional ability to select multiple items inside the box. Chosenbox supports ListSubModel, and […]

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Joonas Javanainen Software developer, runs Jawsy Solutions 7 years programming experience Career mostly involved with JVM-based languages (Java, Scala) but also experienced in dynamic (PHP, Python, Ruby) and C/C++ programming Favourite programming language is Scala, also interested in functional programming languages such as Haskell, Erlang and Clojure Q: How many years have you been using […]

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