PA165 Enterprise Applications in Java

Faculty of Informatics
Autumn 2008
Extent and Intensity
2/2. 4 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: z (credit).
doc. RNDr. Tomáš Pitner, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Petr Adámek (seminar tutor)
RNDr. Jan Pavlovič, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Pavel Drášil, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
RNDr. Martin Kuba, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Radek Kohút (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Václav Matyáš, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Tue 12:00–13:50 D1
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
PA165/01: Mon 8:00–9:50 B130, P. Adámek, J. Pavlovič
PA165/02: Mon 10:00–11:50 B130, P. Adámek, M. Kuba
PA165/03: Mon 14:00–15:50 B130, M. Kuba, J. Pavlovič
Command of Java at a basic level (comparable to the level reached in subject PB162) is required. Basic knowledge in markup languages (XML and/or HTML) and databases is also expected.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 120 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/120, only registered: 0/120, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/120
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The course aims at selected chapters from advanced Java-based system design and implementation. It outlines the methodological issues of high-quality program system design and implementation, program system testing, refactoring, performance tuning and related topics. From the technological point of view, it presents the most important APIs from Java SE and Java EE (EJB, Servlet API, JDBC, security, transactions, messaging). It brings an overview to other hot topics: web services, their protocols and web application frameworks.
  • Intro to large (enterprise) Java-based application and systems
  • Development tools
  • Overview of selected technologies and API (JDBC, Java Security, JMX, JMS, JTS)
  • Extreme Programming
  • Refactoring
  • Internet applications (servlets, JSP, taglibs, Java web containers)
  • Web application frameworks -- architecture and functionality
  • Web services (standards, protokols, applications)
  • Enterprise JavaBeans and application servers (concepts, usage patterns)
  • Messaging Systems.
  • Core servlets and JavaServer pages (JSP) (Orig.) : Java : servlety a stránky JSP. info
  • BLOCH, Joshua. Effective Java. 2nd ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Addison-Wesley, 2008. xxi, 346. ISBN 9780321356680. info
  • HEROUT, Pavel. Java a XML. 1. vyd. České Budějovice: Kopp, 2007. 313 s. ISBN 9788072323074. info
  • PITNER, Tomáš and Petr MATULÍK. Podpora aplikační logiky v J2EE aplikačních rámcích (Application logic support provided by J2EE application frameworks). In Sborník příspěvků 10. ročníku konference Objekty 2005. 1st ed. Ostrava: Fakulta elektrotechniky a informatiky, VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2005. p. 157-168. ISBN 80-248-0595-2. Elektronická verze příspěvku info
  • ALUR, Deepak, Dan MALKS and John CRUPI. Core J2EE patterns : best practices and design strategies. 2nd ed. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall, 2003. xxx, 650. ISBN 0131422464. info
  • SPELL, Brett. Java : programujeme profesionálně : tvorba tříd, vlákna, zpracování událostí, správci rozvržení, komponenty Swing, JDBC, XML, zabezpečení, JavaHelp, JNI, výkon, distribuované objekty, lokalizace. 1. vyd. Praha: Computer Press, 2002. xvii, 1022. ISBN 8072266675. info
  • ECKEL, Bruce. Myslíme v jazyku Java : knihovna zkušeného programátora. Praha: Grada, 2000. 470 s. ISBN 8024700271. info
Assessment methods
For a successful completion of the course, at least 70 points (out of 100) are required. The maximum total number of 100 points can be collected as follows: max 50 points for the a project, 35 for an oral exam, and 15 for two individual tasks.
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Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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