March 4, 2011, 2:55 p.m.
posted by franni
XML/XSL Web Interfaces in WSAD
Building on our knowledge of using JSPs with servlets to create robust Web interfaces, in this chapter, we will introduce an alternative way (also a part of J2EE) of creating Web-based interfaces using XML and XSL. We will also cover several tools in WSAD that can be used to create XML/XSL interfaces. We will focus on how to use XML and XSL within a J2EE application rather than discuss the basics of XML/XSL. We will cover:
This chapter will advance your knowledge of the fundamental concepts of XML and XSL as a Web interface alternative. We will focus mostly on the servlet container with a short discussion on the domain layer in the ejb container (see Figure) and demonstrate the use of XML/XSL in Java using the Apache Xalan-J transformer from within WebSphere Studio.