Vaadin my first steps

A new customer project started this month. My team and I are creating a new web application. I’m the lead designer of the project and I think about new technologies for that application.

After many projects with JSF and Richfaces I want to go new ways. First of all Richfaces is a great framework and you can do (almost) everything you want. But some requirements are very tricky to implement, i.e. confirmation dialog with user input, multiple windows …

Currently I’m evaluating  Vaadin and I love it. It is so easy to use (at first sight). The java geek blog inspired me to try Vaadin.

In the near future I will post more about my experiences. Stay tuned 🙂