Posts Tagged ‘ui development’

Open-source solutions commonly used in Java UI development

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Format is:

For each third party library:

1) Name of all the third party software used in your components.

2) Version

3) Website where I can get that tool.

4) One line summary.

Here is the list:

Simple Logging Facade for Java (SLF4J)


The Simple Logging Facade for Java or (SLF4J) serves as a simple facade or abstraction for various logging frameworks, e.g. java.util.logging, log4j and logback, allowing the end user to plug in the desired logging framework at deployment time.



PrimeFaces is a lightweight open source component suite for Java Server Faces 2.0 featuring 100+ rich set of JSF components. Additional TouchFaces module features a UI kit for developing mobile web applications.



Hibernate an open source Java persistence framework project. Perform powerful object relational mapping and query databases using HQL and SQL.

click framework


Click Framework is a modern JEE web application framework, providing a natural rich client style programming model.

Apache Tomcat


Apache Tomcat (or Jakarta Tomcat or simply Tomcat) is an open source servlet container developed by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF).

JSP/JSF Expression Language Implementation


A JSP/JSF Expression Language Implementation