Chapter 9. Java Enterprise Reinvented

This chapter covers

  • Working with annotation-based JPA models
  • Using DTOs for RPC transfer
  • Synchronizing between client models and JPA models
  • Binding states for complex widgets
  • Handling file uploads from the browser

The sciences do not try to explain, they hardly even try to interpret, they mainly make models. By a model is meant a mathematical construct which, with the addition of certain verbal interpretations, describes observed phenomena. The justification of such a mathematical construct is solely and precisely that it is expected to work.

John von Neumann

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