Based on ZK, one of the leading RIA frameworks, ZKGrails adds and enhances its RIA development capabilities and seamlessly integrates it with Grails' infrastructure.
(PRWEB) March 22, 2011
SpringSource, a division of VMware, Inc., is renowned for its productive framework Grails. Grails is an advanced and innovative open source web application platform that delivers new levels of developer productivity by applying principles like Convention over Configuration.
ZK is the leading enterprise Ajax and Mobile framework. With its ground breaking Server+client Fusion architecture ZK provides the extreme productivity and security of event-driven server architecture that developers value, while enabling fine grained control at the client.
Both products are productive titans with SpringSource supported Grails increasing web developer productivity at the U.K.’s leading entertainment and communications company Sky.com by 400%, and Potix’s ZK increasing developer productivity at Sun Microsystems by 500%.
Today marks an amalgamation of both open-source productive stalwarts with the announcement of the latest version of ZK Grails combining the most productive Ajax framework available today, ZK, with the rapid development provided by Grails.
“Based on ZK, one of the leading RIA frameworks, ZKGrails adds and enhances its RIA development capabilities and seamlessly integrates it with Grails' infrastructure.” stated Chanwit Kaewkasi, the lead developer of ZK Grails. “This results in an advanced RIA framework featuring direct AJAX and convention-over-configuration.”
SpringSource, a division of VMware, Inc., (NYSE: VMW) and the leader in Java application infrastructure and management, provides a complete suite of software products that accelerate the entire build, run, manage enterprise Java application lifecycle. SpringSource employs the open source leaders who created and drive innovation for Spring, the de facto standard programming model for enterprise Java applications. SpringSource also employs the Java and Web thought leaders within the Apache Tomcat, Apache HTTP Server, Hyperic, Groovy and Grails open source communities. Nearly half of the Global 2000, including many world’s leading retail, financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, technology and public sector clients are SpringSource customers. For more information visit:http://www.springsource.com.
Potix Corporation develops and supports ZK, the #1 server-side Ajax framework.
Innovation is the most driving force behind Potix. Potix delivers the first Ajax framework to support Java and Android phones, the first embeddable Ajax spreadsheet, and the first to synergize the power of pure Java, markup and scripting languages.
ZK has more than 1,500,000 downloads since its first release in late 2005. ZK is deployed in over one hundred Fortune Global 500 companies, including Deutsche Bank, Barclays, Sony, Swiss RE, Societe Generale, Lloyds TSB, Oracle, Bank of America and Toyota, providing them with the ability to rapidly create rich Ajax enterprise level applications.