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Grails

Java web development as it stands today is dramatically more complicated than it needs to be. Most modern web frameworks in the Java space are over complicated and don't embrace the Don't Repeat Yourself (DRY) principles. Dynamic frameworks like Rails, Django and TurboGears helped pave the way to a more modern way of thinking about web applications. Grails builds on these conc...
  • web framework

  • rad

  • java

  • groovy

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 79 users
  • Rated by 37 users
  • Last release 2.2.0

Overall rating

9.4
9.3 9.1 9.2 9.2
Last release: 2 months ago

PrimeFaces

PrimeFaces is an open source JSF component suite with various extensions. • Rich set of components (HtmlEditor, Dialog, AutoComplete, Charts and many more). • Built-in Ajax based on standard JSF 2.0 Ajax APIs. • Lightweight, one jar, zero-configuration and no required dependencies. • Ajax Push support via websockets. • Mobile UI kit to create mobile web app...
  • web framework

  • jsf

  • java

  • component

Statistics

  • Used by 56 users
  • Rated by 24 users
  • Last release 3.4.2

Overall rating

9.4
9.2 9.0 9.0 9.0
Last release: 3 months ago

Tapestry

Apache Tapestry is an open-source framework for creating dynamic, robust, highly scalable web applications in Java or other JVM languages. Tapestry complements and builds upon the standard Java Servlet API, and so it works in any servlet container or application server. Tapestry is released under the Apache Software License 2.0. Tapestry has a long history, with the oldest code...
  • web framework

  • java

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 25 users
  • Rated by 15 users
  • Last release 5.3.6

Overall rating

8.7
8.7 8.6 7.8 8.5
Last release: 4 months ago

Vaadin

Vaadin is a web application framework for Rich Internet Applications (RIA). In contrast to Javascript libraries and browser-plugin based solutions, it features a robust server-side architecture. This means that the largest part of the application logic runs securely on the server. Google Web Toolkit (GWT) is used on the browser side to ensure a rich and fluent user experience. Vaadin ...
  • web framework

  • java

  • ui

  • ajax

Statistics

  • Used by 36 users
  • Rated by 18 users
  • Last release 7.0.0

Overall rating

8.6
8.4 8.1 8.6 8.5
Last release: 3 weeks ago

Play

Play 2.0 is a high-productivity Java and Scala web application framework that integrates the components and APIs you need for modern web application development. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture and features predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications thanks to its reactive model, based on Ite...
  • web framework

  • java

  • scala

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 49 users
  • Rated by 22 users
  • Last release 2.1.0

Overall rating

8.4
8.3 8.2 7.5 7.8
Last release: 3 weeks ago

ExtJS

Cross-browser JavaScript framework for rich HTML5 apps. Ext JS 4 is a pure JavaScript application framework that works everywhere from IE6 to Chrome 11. It enables you to create the best cross-platform applications using nothing but a browser, and has a phenomenal API. This is the biggest upgrade we've ever made to Ext JS and we think you're going to love it.
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • ui

Statistics

  • Used by 25 users
  • Rated by 12 users
  • Last release 4.1.2

Overall rating

8.2
8.1 7.1 9.2 8.0
Last release: 5 months ago

Wicket

Designing and implementing any framework for use in the real world inevitably involves compromises and some degree of complexity, and Wicket is no exception. However, I believe you will find that Wicket is quite compact, focused and powerful as a framework. If Wicket has these characteristics, it is because it was designed to solve one very specific problem well: enabling component-or...
  • web framework

  • java

  • component

Statistics

  • Used by 28 users
  • Rated by 13 users
  • Last release 6.1.1

Overall rating

8.2
7.8 7.3 7.3 7.6
Last release: 4 months ago

Django

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.Developed by a fast-moving online-news operation, Django was designed to handle two challenges: the intensive deadlines of a newsroom and the stringent requirements of the experienced Web developers who wrote it. It lets you build high-performing, elegant Web applications quickly.Django focuse...
  • web framework

  • python

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 23 users
  • Rated by 12 users
  • Last release 1.3.1

Overall rating

8.2
8.2 7.6 8.8 8.3
Last release: 1 year ago

Rails

Rails is a web development framework written in the Ruby language. It is designed to make programming web applications easier by making several assumptions about what every developer needs to get started. It allows you to write less code while accomplishing more than many other languages and frameworks. Longtime Rails developers also report that it makes web application development more fun....
  • web framework

  • ruby

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 27 users
  • Rated by 11 users
  • Last release 3.2.11

Overall rating

8.0
8.1 7.7 8.5 8.5
Last release: 1 month ago

RichFaces

The RichFaces project is an advanced UI component framework for easily integrating Ajax capabilities into business applications using JSF.   RichFaces 4 builds upon the pioneering Ajax support that began with RichFaces 3 and is standardized in JSF 2. In addition to extending these ajax capabilities, RichFaces also improves other areas of JSF 2, including usability, performance tuning,...
  • web framework

  • jsf

  • java

  • component

Statistics

  • Used by 23 users
  • Rated by 11 users
  • Last release 4.2.2

Overall rating

8.0
7.9 7.2 7.3 7.8
Last release: 9 months ago

GWT

Google Web Toolkit (GWT) is a development toolkit for building and optimizing complex browser-based applications. Its goal is to enable productive development of high-performance web applications without the developer having to be an expert in browser quirks, XMLHttpRequest, and JavaScript. GWT is used by many products at Google, including Google Wave and the new version of AdWords. It's...
  • web framework

  • java

  • ajax

Statistics

  • Used by 65 users
  • Rated by 20 users
  • Last release 2.5.0

Overall rating

7.2
7.0 5.7 8.0 7.7
Last release: 4 months ago

Struts

The Apache Struts web framework is a free open-source solution for creating Java web applications. Web applications differ from conventional websites in that web applications can create a dynamic response. Many websites deliver only static pages. A web application can interact with databases and business logic engines to customize a response. Web applications ...
  • web framework

  • java

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 38 users
  • Rated by 7 users
  • Last release 2.3.3

Overall rating

7.1
7.1 7.0 7.1 7.4
Last release: 9 months ago

Ember

Ember is a JavaScript framework for creating ambitious web applications that eliminates boilerplate and provides a standard application architecture. ELIMINATE BOILERPLATE There are some tasks that are common to every web application. For example, taking data from the server, rendering it to the screen, then updating that information when it changes. Since the tools prov...
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 3 users
  • Rated by 2 users
  • Last release 1.0pre

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 6 months ago

Batman.js

  Batman.js is a framework for building rich web applications with CoffeeScript or JavaScript. App code is concise and declarative, thanks to a powerful system of view bindings and observable properties. The API is designed with developer and designer happiness as its first priority. The heart of batman.js is a tiny microframework that makes building web apps easier and more be...
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • coffeescript

Statistics

  • Used by 0 users
  • Rated by 0 users
  • Last release 0.9.0

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 10 months ago

AngularJS

Why AngularJS?   HTML is great for declaring static documents, but it falters when we try to use it for declaring dynamic views in web-applications. AngularJS lets you extend HTML vocabulary for your application. The resulting environment is extraordinarily expressive, readable, and quick to develop.   Alternatives   Other frameworks deal with HTML’s...
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • html5

Statistics

  • Used by 13 users
  • Rated by 4 users
  • Last release 1.1.3

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 6 days ago

DHTMLX

  DHTMLX offers a set of JavaScript user interface components that allow developers to build feature-rich, interactive web apps. The library includes fast and powerful datagrid, forms, charts, treeview, calendar, windows, and more. With the Visual Designer tool, developers can quickly create a prototype of a web interface and get the code which can be further edited.  &...
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • ui

Statistics

  • Used by 2 users
  • Rated by 2 users
  • Last release 3.5

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 6 months ago

Joosy

Joosy is a javascript framework. Being a harmonious extensions to Rails it introduces everything you like about this framework right to your browser. Ready conventions set, extensive CoffeeScript, HAML support, Helpers, seamless backend integration, automatic code generation and more. Joosy allows you to create web apps which work completely in the browser. So that, it helps you to re...
  • javascript

  • web framework

Statistics

  • Used by 0 users
  • Rated by 0 users
  • Last release 1.0-RC4

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 8 months ago

Backbone.js

Backbone.js gives structure to web applications by providing models with key-value binding and custom events, collections with a rich API of enumerable functions,views with declarative event handling, and connects it all to your existing API over a RESTful JSON interface. The project is hosted on GitHub, and the annotated source code is available, as well as an online test suite, an e...
  • javascript

  • web framework

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 20 users
  • Rated by 5 users
  • Last release 0.9.10

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 1 month ago
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