Chapter 4. An enterprise app, Play-style

This chapter covers

  • Recalling what an enterprise application is
  • Determining today’s enterprise application challenges
  • Understanding Play applications in an enterprise context
  • Defining our warehouse enterprise application

In this chapter, we’ll review what an enterprise application is. We’ll then explain what challenges enterprise applications face today. We’ll also see how the Play framework can be used to create enterprise applications. From there, we’ll architect the warehouse application we’re going to implement throughout the book and put the application in an enterprise context.

4.1. Recalling what an enterprise application is

An enterprise application is usually a business application. ...

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