Expresso Framework is an open standards-based J2EE architectural framework that allows the developer to concentrate on application logic. It is a library of extensible Java Server application framework components for creating database-driven Web applications based on open standards. Expresso integrates with Apache Jakarta Struts, which emphasizes presentation and application configuration, and bringing a powerful tag library to Expresso. Expresso adds capabilities for security, robust object-relational mapping, background job handling and scheduling, self-tests, logging integration, automated table manipulation, database connection pooling, email connectivity, event notification, error handling, caching, internationalization, XML automation, testing, registration objects, configuration management, workflow, automatic database maintenance, and a JSP tag library.
|Tags||Software Development Libraries Application Frameworks Internet Security Database Front-Ends Web Dynamic Content CGI Tools/Libraries Logging Monitoring Java Libraries|
|Operating Systems||OS Independent|
Release Notes: A minor cleanup was done for the final release of Expresso 5.6. The highlight of this release is the integration of new open source projects, including Struts Validator, Maven, and Velocity.
Release Notes: This release has over 1000 CVS commits and includes some additional features, feature improvements, bugfixes, and documentation enhancements. New features include Struts Validator Integration, Velocity support, and Maven integration. Improved features include Stored Procedure support, and better Tiles support through TilesController. Many bugs have been fixed, and many PMD Code Violations were fixed. The documentation has also been updated. JDK 1.4 and Servlet 2.3 Specification or greater is now required.
Release Notes: This release includes 60 new features, many feature improvements, package updates, bugfixes, as well as significant JavaDoc and documentation updates. New features include Struts 1.1 integration, JSTL integration, a component manager, enhanced Junit integration, an updated log manager, a refactored login and registration controller, an enhanced BLOB capability, job scheduling improvements, and much more. The DataObject API is now an interface for data persistence that DBObject implements.
Release Notes: This release includes 6 new features, 14 bug fixes, 1 performance improvement, 5 changed features, and doc updates. New features include the addition of the postLogoutProcessing(), prePerform(), and postPerform() template methods. New DBObject methods include getFieldByte, getFieldBigDecimal, and getFieldShort. DBMaint Tag with new attribute. A DBObject Metadata factory method was added so that you can provide extended fields. The Crontab Management Controller is now accessible from the Operations Page.
Release Notes: This release fixes a problem with Virtual Fields and DBMaint. Some issues with DBObject.deleteAll() were fixed. Some experimental JSTL-based tags are now available.