Ajax: The Complete Reference

3.91 avg rating
( 11 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780071492164: Ajax: The Complete Reference

The Definitive Guide to Ajax Web Application Development

Evolve from the click-and-wait programming pattern to the latest Web 2.0 paradigm using this comprehensive guide to Ajax. Written by Web development expert Thomas Powell, the book lays out every feature of Ajax alongside detailed explanations and real-world code examples.

Ajax: The Complete Reference explains how to create and test Ajax-enabled Web applications using the XMLHttpRequest object as well as alternative JavaScript-based communication mechanisms. You'll explore a variety of sample applications featuring emerging user-interface conventions and build applications that address real-world networking and security issues. A robust communication library is developed throughout the book that enables you to architect flexible Ajax applications. The latest technologies such as Web services, Flash-Ajax integration, client-side templates, Comet, and Offline Access are also covered. Discover the future of Web development today!

  • Work with traditional JavaScript communication approaches like iframes
  • Explore all the quirks and details in the XMLHttpRequest object
  • Handle disparate data formats, including XML, JSON, CSV, YAML, and more
  • Deal with networking issues, including timeouts, retries, response ordering, and a variety of server and content errors
  • Simplify JavaScript programming using open-source Ajax libraries like YUI
  • Secure Ajax applications using authentication, obfuscation, and encryption
  • Implement common Ajax UI patterns such as auto suggest, click-to-edit, and drag-and-drop
  • Solve troubling Ajax architecture problems, including back button, history, and bookmarking issues
  • Learn Ajax's role in Web 2.0 and Web services
  • Explore push style communication using Comet and Flash
  • Discover the future of offline Web application access and operation

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Thomas A. Powell brings a blend of real-world experience with academic rigor to the job of exposing the realities of Ajax. As the CEO of PINT (www.pint.com), a nationally recognized Web development shop, he has been involved in the design and architecture of websites for leading organizations around the world for nearly 15 years. Mr. Powell is also an instructor at the University of California, San Diego and the author of numerous books, including HTML & XHTML: The Complete Reference, JavaScript: The Complete Reference, and Web Design: The Complete Reference.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Powell, Thomas a.
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
25.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.02
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Thomas Powell
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Definitive Guide to Ajax Web Application Development Evolve from the click-and-wait programming pattern to the latest Web 2.0 paradigm using this comprehensive guide to Ajax. Written by Web development expert Thomas Powell, the book lays out every feature of Ajax alongside detailed explanations and real-world code examples. Ajax: The Complete Reference explains how to create and test Ajax-enabled Web applications using the XML object as well as alternative JavaScript-based communication mechanisms. You ll explore a variety of sample applications featuring emerging user-interface conventions and build applications that address real-world networking and security issues. A robust communication library is developed throughout the book that enables you to architect flexible Ajax applications. The latest technologies such as Web services, Flash-Ajax integration, client-side templates, Comet, and Offline Access are also covered. Discover the future of Web development today! Work with traditional JavaScript communication approaches like iframes Explore all the quirks and details in the XML object Handle disparate data formats, including XML, JSON, CSV, YAML, and more Deal with networking issues, including timeouts, retries, response ordering, and a variety of server and content errors Simplify JavaScript programming using open-source Ajax libraries like YUI Secure Ajax applications using authentication, obfuscation, and encryption Implement common Ajax UI patterns such as auto suggest, click-to-edit, and drag-and-drop Solve troubling Ajax architecture problems, including back button, history, and bookmarking issues Learn Ajax s role in Web 2.0 and Web services Explore push style communication using Comet and Flash Discover the future of offline Web application access and operation. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Powell, Thomas A.
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 007149216X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
29.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.51
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Powell, Thomas
Published by McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media 3/13/2008 (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Paperback or Softback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media 3/13/2008, 2008. Paperback or Softback. Book Condition: New. Ajax. Book. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Powell, Thomas A.
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 007149216X BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|2.37. Bookseller Inventory # OTF-Y-9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
30.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.02
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Powell, Thomas A.
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 007149216X. Bookseller Inventory # Z007149216XZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Thomas Powell
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Definitive Guide to Ajax Web Application Development Evolve from the click-and-wait programming pattern to the latest Web 2.0 paradigm using this comprehensive guide to Ajax. Written by Web development expert Thomas Powell, the book lays out every feature of Ajax alongside detailed explanations and real-world code examples. Ajax: The Complete Reference explains how to create and test Ajax-enabled Web applications using the XML object as well as alternative JavaScript-based communication mechanisms. You ll explore a variety of sample applications featuring emerging user-interface conventions and build applications that address real-world networking and security issues. A robust communication library is developed throughout the book that enables you to architect flexible Ajax applications. The latest technologies such as Web services, Flash-Ajax integration, client-side templates, Comet, and Offline Access are also covered. Discover the future of Web development today! Work with traditional JavaScript communication approaches like iframes Explore all the quirks and details in the XML object Handle disparate data formats, including XML, JSON, CSV, YAML, and more Deal with networking issues, including timeouts, retries, response ordering, and a variety of server and content errors Simplify JavaScript programming using open-source Ajax libraries like YUI Secure Ajax applications using authentication, obfuscation, and encryption Implement common Ajax UI patterns such as auto suggest, click-to-edit, and drag-and-drop Solve troubling Ajax architecture problems, including back button, history, and bookmarking issues Learn Ajax s role in Web 2.0 and Web services Explore push style communication using Comet and Flash Discover the future of offline Web application access and operation. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Powell, Thomas A.
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2008. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
26.32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Thomas Powell
Published by - -
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description - -. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-ING-00004072

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Thomas A Powell
Published by McGraw-Hill Education 2008-04-01, New York |London (2008)
ISBN 10: 007149216X ISBN 13: 9780071492164
New paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education 2008-04-01, New York |London, 2008. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780071492164

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book