Book Title: Core Servlets and JavaServer Pages
Author: Larry Brown & Marty Hall
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Java is a multitasking languages. It can handle all the core coding of highly secured languages as well as develop web applications. Servlet technology is used to create web application and JavaServer Pages (JSP) is a technology that helps software developers create dynamically generated web pages based on HTML, XML, or other document types.
This book is one stop guide if you are looking for good knowledge in fundamentals of behind the scenes of web application. It teaches you all about client server architecture. For servlets it covers details about Server Setup and Configuration, handling client request data, protocols, server response, cookies and session tracking.
Java Server Pages (JSP) is a server-side programming technology that enables the creation of dynamic, platform-independent method for building Web-based applications. To understand the flow of JSP you need to know the scripting elements of JSP, directives, applets, JavaBeans components, HTML FORMS, the MVC architecture, regular expressions, database access and configuration.
The exercises at the back of each chapter will help you in giving you a deep understanding of the former concepts.