Win a copy of Event Streams in Action this week in the Java in General forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Devaka Cooray
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Bear Bibeault
Sheriffs:
  • Paul Clapham
  • Knute Snortum
  • Rob Spoor
Saloon Keepers:
  • Tim Moores
  • Ron McLeod
  • Piet Souris
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • Tim Holloway
  • Frits Walraven
  • Ganesh Patekar

Murach's Servlets and JSP book - Question to author

 
Greenhorn
Posts: 14
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi , What are the prerequisites to learn servlets and JSP ? Is this book intended for beginners ? Does it include client side programming languages like html,JS,etc.

 
Author
Posts: 130
13
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi. The only prerequisite is a basic knowledge of Java programming similar to chapters 1-14 of Murach's Java Programming. Our servlet/JSP book includes enough coverage of HTML5/CSS3 to get you through the book, and it doesn't require any JavaScript. However, you would probably want to learn more about HTML5/CSS3 and JavaScript if you continue down the web development path.
 
Harsha Lingareddy
Greenhorn
Posts: 14
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Thanks for the reply Joel . I would like to build a career on java EE, I feel this book is the right one for me .
 
Joel Murach
Author
Posts: 130
13
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I'm glad you think so. I think this book is a great way to get started with Java EE (if I do say so myself).
 
Marshal
Posts: 67273
170
Mac Mac OS X IntelliJ IDE jQuery Java
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Harsha Lingareddy wrote:I would like to build a career on java EE ...


This is likely a better subject for the Jobs forum (where it has been discussed many times), but you are not going to make a carer out of a single technology. Be prepared to learn more than just Java.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!