|By Rick Palkovic and Mark Basler, September 2006|
The first articles in the series show how to implement Ajax features in an existing application that was developed in the NetBeans IDE.
Learn About Ajax
See the article Ajax Design Strategies by Ed Ort and Mark Basler for valuable background on the motivation for using Ajax and the techniques available for implemention.
The application used in these articles is derived from the Duke's Bookstore application, included in the Java EE 5 Tutorial. The application has been extracted from the tutorial for use in these articles.
The series implements Ajax with increasing levels of complexity: