ICEsoft has released version 1.0
Specifically, ICEfaces EE adds the following additional features to the Community Edition:
- Advanced Connection Management: Provides connection heartbeating maintain connection health, and provide additional connect status indicators. Also supports redirection in face of lost connections.
- Asynchronous HTTP Server: Provides Enterprise-level scalability for ICEfaces applications that leverage Ajax Push technology and asynchronous mode deployments. A powerful feature that is unique to ICEfaces.
- Clustered Deployment Support: ICEfaces applications can now be deployed in clustered environments. Specifically, ICEfaces Enterprise Edition now includes a BroadcastRenderManager capable of performing Ajax Push across multiple nodes in a cluster, and documented configurations for clustered deployments of ICEfaces applications.
ICEfaces conforms to the JSF architecture providing rendering of JSF pages directly into the browser DOM (Direct-to-DOM Rendering). The included Ajax Bridge handles communication between the server and client tiers. The ICEfaces Component Suite provides a set of the commonly required components including enhanced implementations of the standard JSF components as well as additional custom components. Basic project-level integration is provided for popular IDE's. ICEfaces is engineered to be J2EE-compliant and runs on a number of open-source and commercial J2EE application servers.