khsSherpa Framework v1.2.2 Released

Lauren Fournier Company News Leave a Comment

Keyhole Software has announced the release of version 1.2.2 of the khsSherpa framework, a Java RESTful JSON/Endpoint framework for Mobile and HTML5 support. The new release is publicly available in the Maven Public Central Repository and on gitHub. khsSherpa is a lightweight, server side framework that enables Java application servers to function as remote JSON data access mechanisms. It allows Java …

Android, iOS and Windows Mobile…Oh My: An Introduction to PhoneGap

Jinal Patel Mobile, Tutorial, Xamarin 2 Comments

With the growing adoption and reliance on smartphones and tablets in the competitive handheld industry, mobile applications need to be built across all major mobile operating platforms to reach the demanding customer base. These expectations leave mobile developers with the daunting task of building expertise in Android, iOS, and Windows Mobile. I will be the first to admit from first-hand …

A Look Into AngularJS – The “Super-heroic JavaScript MVW Framework”

Josh McKinzie Angular, JavaScript, Technology Snapshot Leave a Comment

With the growth and strength of HTML5 and the increasing performance in modern browsers, many JavaScript frameworks have been created to help develop rich client applications. These frameworks/libraries have given developers a huge toolkit to build enterprise complexity into client-side applications. Server side frameworks are becoming a thing of the past and being replaced with applications written in Backbone, Ember, …

Case Study – Implementing an HTML5/JavaScript Enterprise Java Application

David Pitt Architecture, HTML5, Java, JavaScript, Keyhole Creations, Technology Snapshot 4 Comments

The Keyhole team has had recent engagements that involve applying HTML5 technology to create rich client web applications. In order to explore and validate application architecture design patterns and best practices in this area, and as they say “eat our own dogfood,” we have gone through the process to rewrite our existing internal timesheet tracking system. The old, legacy system …

Modularization in TypeScript

Brett Jones .NET, JavaScript, Technology Snapshot, Tutorial, TypeScript 7 Comments

UPDATE: Check out the new GitHub project that accompanies this post: TypeScript Modularization Demo.  In my last post, I introduced TypeScript, Microsoft’s new offering which layers static typing on top of JavaScript. Today I’d like to go further and discuss modularization and code organization. TypeScript has the ability to take advantage of a pair of JavaScript modularization standards – CommonJS …