Getting Started with Ext JS in Intellij IDEA

April 23rd, 2012 by Viktor Gamov

Intellij Idea is an excellent IDE popular among Java developers, and you can use it for JavaScript development too. These days most people use JavaScript-based frameworks, and I like Ext JS framework by Sencha. Last year JetBrains did a huge effort… continue reading

Generating Ext JS and Java CRUD Applications with CDB. Part 1.

April 18th, 2012 by Yakov Fain

Clear Data Builder for Ext JS (CDBExt) is an open source tool that automatically builds Ext JS/Java EE CRUD applications given one or more annotated Java interfaces. The generated JavaScript and Java code enforce best Ext JS and Java EE… continue reading

What not to Bring to an IT Conference

April 18th, 2012 by Yakov Fain

In May, I’m flying to Kiev, Ukraine to participate in a Java conference there and this won’t be the only conference I’ll be going to this year. For software developers the ability to attend a major professional conference is a… continue reading

The Java Courseware

April 3rd, 2012 by Yakov Fain

If you are planning to do build a career as a software developer, you have to be prepared to get trained and re-trained every couple of years. But how? If you’re lucky, your employer will send you to classes, otherwise… continue reading