Reza Rahman

Java EE Evangelist @ Oracle

Reza is a recovering independent consultant and now Java EE evangelist at Oracle. He is the author of the popular book EJB 3 in Action. Reza is a frequent speaker at developer gatherings worldwide including JavaOne and NFJS. He is an avid contributor to community sites like JavaLobby and TSS. Reza has been a member of the Java EE, EJB and JMS expert groups. He implemented the EJB container for the Resin open source Java EE application server.

All views voiced are squarely mine alone, not Oracle's.

PRESENTATIONS

A Self-Guided Hands-on Tour of Java EE 7
Applied Domain-Driven Design Blue Prints for Java EE
Down and Dirty with JMS 2
Down-to-Earth Microservices with Java EE
Have You Seen Java EE Lately?
HTTP/2 and What it Means for the Java EE Ecosystem
Java EE 101 Lab: An Introduction
Java EE 7 with JavaScript/HTML5 Rich Clients
Java SE 8 for Java EE Developers
JavaEE.Next(): Java EE 7, 8, and Beyond
JCP, Adopt-a-JSR and You
NoSQL with ~JPA, EclipseLink and Java EE
Reactive Java EE - Let Me Count the Ways!
Testing Java EE Applications Using Arquillian
Why Open Standards and Java/EE Matter (to You)

BOOKS

EJB 3 in Action

Summary

Building on the bestselling first edition, EJB 3 in Action, Second Edition tackles EJB 3.2 head-on, through numerous code samples, real-life scenarios, and illustrations. This book is a fast-paced tutorial for Java EE 6 business component development using EJB 3.2, JPA 2, and CDI. Besides covering the basics of EJB 3.2, this book includes in-depth EJB 3.2 internal implementation details, best practices, design patterns, and performance tuning tips.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.

About the Book

The EJB 3 framework provides a standard way to capture business logic in manageable server-side modules, making it easier to write, maintain, and extend Java EE applications. EJB 3.2 provides more enhancements and intelligent defaults and integrates more fully with other Java technologies, such as CDI, to make development even easier.

EJB 3 in Action, Second Edition is a fast-paced tutorial for Java EE business component developers using EJB 3.2, JPA, and CDI. It tackles EJB head-on through numerous code samples, real-life scenarios, and illustrations. Beyond the basics, this book includes internal implementation details, best practices, design patterns, performance tuning tips, and various means of access including Web Services, REST Services, and WebSockets.

Readers need to know Java. No prior experience with EJB or Java EE is assumed.

What's Inside

  • Fully revised for EJB 3.2
  • POJO persistence with JPA 2.1
  • Dependency injection and bean management with CDI 1.1
  • Interactive application with WebSocket 1.0

About the Authors

Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan are seasoned Java architects, developers, authors, and community leaders. Debu and Reza coauthored the first edition of EJB 3 in Action.

Table of Contents

    PART 1 OVERVIEW OF THE EJB LANDSCAPE
  1. What's what in EJB 3
  2. A first taste of EJB
  3. PART 2 WORKING WITH EJB COMPONENTS
  4. Building business logic with session beans
  5. Messaging and developing MDBs
  6. EJB runtime context, dependency injection, and crosscutting logic
  7. Transactions and security
  8. Scheduling and timers
  9. Exposing EJBs as web services
  10. PART 3 USING EJB WITH JPA AND CDI
  11. JPA entities
  12. Managing entities
  13. JPQL
  14. Using CDI with EJB 3
  15. PART 4 PUTTING EJB INTO ACTION
  16. Packaging EJB 3 applications
  17. Using WebSockets with EJB 3
  18. Testing and EJB