Chapter 4. JavaServer Faces Technology
JavaServer Faces technology is a server-side component framework for building Java technology-based web applications.
JavaServer Faces technology consists of the following:
• An API for representing components and managing their state; handling events, server-side validation, and data conversion; defining page navigation; supporting internationalization and accessibility; and providing extensibility for all these features
• Tag libraries for adding components to web pages and for connecting components to server-side objects
JavaServer Faces technology provides a well-defined programming model and various tag libraries. These features significantly ease the burden of building and maintaining web applications ...