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SPA Design and Architecture (Kobo eBook)

SPA Design and Architecture By Emmit A. Scott, Jr. Cover Image
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Summary

SPA Design and Architecture teaches you the design and development skills you need to create SPAs. Includes an overview of MV* frameworks, unit testing, routing, layout management, data access, pub/sub, and client-side task automation. This book is full of easy-to-follow examples you can apply to the library or framework of your choice.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Technology

The next step in the development of web-based software, single-page web applications deliver the sleekness and fluidity of a native desktop application in a browser. If you're ready to make the leap from traditional web applications to SPAs, but don't know where to begin, this book will get you going.

About the Book

SPA Design and Architecture teaches you the design and development skills you need to create SPAs. You'll start with an introduction to the SPA model and see how it builds on the standard approach using linked pages. The author guides you through the practical issues of building an SPA, including an overview of MV* frameworks, unit testing, routing, layout management, data access, pub/sub, and client-side task automation. This book is full of easy-to-follow examples you can apply to the library or framework of your choice.

What's Inside

Working with modular JavaScript

Understanding MV* frameworks

Layout management

Client-side task automation

Testing SPAs

About the Reader

This book assumes you are a web developer and know JavaScript basics.

About the Author

Emmit Scott is a senior software engineer and architect with experience building large-scale, web-based applications.

Table of Contents

  1. PART 1 THE BASICS

  2. What is a single-page application?

  3. The role of MV* frameworks

  4. Modular JavaScript

  5. PART 2 CORE CONCEPTS

  6. Navigating the single page

  7. View composition and layout

  8. Inter-module interaction

  9. Communicating with the server

  10. Unit testing

  11. Client-side task automation

  12. APPENDIXES

  13. Employee directory example walk-through

  14. Review of the XMLHttpRequest API

  15. Chapter 7 server-side setup and summary

  16. Installing Node.js and Gulp.js

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9781638353508
Publisher: Manning
Publication Date: November 11th, 2015
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