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Introduction to WebSockets



Chris Beams, Gunnar Hillert, and Rossen Stoyanchev make a thorough introduction to WebSockets and provide practical advice on using it in applications.


Chris Beams is a senior technical staff member at VMware and a core Spring Framework committer. Gunnar Hillert is a member of technical staff (MTS) at SpringSource, and a committer for Spring Integration, Spring AMQP, Cloud Foundry. Rossen Stoyanchev is a Spring Framework developer focusing on Spring MVC as well as Spring Web Flow.

About the conference

SpringSource and No Fluff Just Stuff bring you SpringOne 2GX 2012, a one-of-a-kind conference for application developers, solution architects, web operations and IT teams who develop business applications, create multi-device aware web applications, design cloud architectures, and manage high performance infrastructure. The sessions are specifically tailored for developers using the hugely popular open source Spring technologies, Groovy & Grails, and Tomcat. Whether you're building and running mission-critical business applications or designing the next killer cloud application, SpringOne 2GX will keep you up to date with the latest enterprise technology.

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Jan 27, 2013

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  • Forgot to mention Lightstreamer

    by Alessandro Alinone,

    Your message is awaiting moderation. Thank you for participating in the discussion.

    In your historical perspective you forgot to mention Lightstreamer, which was the first solution to bring push technology, Comet, and subsequently WebSockets to enterprise applications. Currently Lightstreamer is the most used real-time server on the market, so perhaps it was worth a mention...
    Please check out this presentation:

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