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Fast Track to Play with Java

Fast Track to Play with Java

Next sessions:

  • Nov 20 2014 in London, by Markus Jura Details

This two-day course introduces experienced web-developers to the design-patterns and methodology essential to building reactive, scalable web applications with Play Framework and Java. In this course, successive exercises build upon prior lessons learned to produce a fully functional application by the conclusion of the course.

Prerequisites: Code examples and exercises will be written in Java, so previous experience with Java is required, as is experience with HTML and JavaScript. Students should bring their own laptop with Java 6 or higher installed.

After having participated in this course you should

  • know how to build fully fledged web applications using Play
  • know best practices for developing web applications using Play
  • be confident to start using Java and Play applications in production


  • Introduction
  • Forms
  • Database Access
  • Testing
  • Managing Assets
  • HTTP Programming
  • Interacting with Web Services
  • Working with JSON
  • Asynchronous Results with Promises
  • Ajax