How and Why use Overrides in Ext JS Framework

February 27th, 2012 by Anton Moiseev

Ext JS is a powerful HTML5 framework that allows you to get things done in a robust and maintainable way. It does a great job fulfilling your needs for the client-side development on the web. However, you may sometimes come… continue reading

Will HTML Force You to Lie?

February 22nd, 2012 by Yakov Fain

OK, our company, Farata Systems has created this nice application using Adobe AIR, and our customers are happy. It’s not a simple CRUD though. We’ve implemented some cool stuff replacing tons of paper forms with PDF documents processing. PDF documents… continue reading

Bringing Together Java Ext.Direct and Ext JS Models with DTO2ExtJS

February 20th, 2012 by Victor Rasputnis

We are close to the beta release of the DTO2ExtJS code generator that automatically converts a Java DTO into Ext JS model. This will be of great help to fellow enterprise developers who use Ext.Direct to remote from Ext JS… continue reading

Ext JS: This Tricky Button Click Event

February 20th, 2012 by Alex Oleynik

The chances are that during your JavaScript development with the Ext JS framework you’ll use the object notation for declarative UI creation. It’s easy, simple, quick but has a little gotcha, especially if you came to Ext JS framework from… continue reading

Reading another funny document by Adobe

February 16th, 2012 by Yakov Fain

Today Adobe released another document that brought tears into my eyes. Why they think that people are dumb? Why not just say, “We couldn’t figure out how to monetize Flex and we’re getting rid of the ballast”? Adobe is a… continue reading

Avoiding Duplicate Suffixes in Ext JS MVC

February 15th, 2012 by Victor Rasputnis

One of the most appealing features of Ext JS 4 is the fact that it has all you need to develop your application using the MVC architecture. You don’t need to add any third party MVC framework to your Ext… continue reading

Computed fields in ExtJS Models via convert() functions

February 7th, 2012 by Victor Rasputnis

Claude Gauthier from Sencha showed us today an elegant way of using convert() method of Ext.data.Model to emulate computed fields. And since Farata is working on the automation of the creation of the CRUD application with JS clients (the Beta… continue reading