Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a standard way to build a UI component that runs in a browser? A component model that is part of the open web? Finally, there is: HTML5 Web Components, an emerging standard from the Web Applications Working Group (WAWG).
by Kito Mann
Kito D. Mann is the Principal Consultant at Virtua, Inc., specializing in enterprise application architecture, training, development, and mentoring with JavaServer Faces, HTML5, portlets, Liferay, and Java EE technologies. He is also the editor-in-chief of JSFCentral.com (www.jsfcentral.com), co-host of the Enterprise Java Newscast (http://www.enterprisejavanews.com), host of the JSF Podcast interview series (http://www.jsfcentral.com/resources/jsfcentralpodcasts/), and the author of JavaServer Faces in Action (Manning). Mann has participated in several Java Community Process expert groups (including CDI, JSF and Portlets) and is also an internationally recognized speaker. He holds a BA in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University.