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"WebSocket Applications using Java EE 7" by Arun Gupta

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WebSocket Applications using Java EE 7

This talk will examine the Java API for WebSocket, a key new Java API in Java EE 7. You'll understand how to use the API in web applications and also how to use the client API to write rich clients in addition to your browser clients. Finally efficient server-push of web data is here, no more long polling or AJAX. Find out about this foundation piece of HTML 5 and this new API in Java EE 7.


Arun Gupta is Director of Developer Advocacy at Red Hat and focuses on JBoss Middleware. As a founding member of the Java EE team at Sun Microsystems, he spread the love for technology all around the world. At Oracle, he led a cross-functional team to drive the global launch of the Java EE 7 platform through strategy, planning, and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and program. After authoring ~1400 blogs at on different Java technologies, he continues to promote Red Hat technologies and products at . Arun has extensive speaking experience in 35+ countries on myriad topics. An author of a best-selling book, an avid runner, and a globe trotter, he is easily accessible at @arungupta (