DataFX 8.0b3 has been released

The 3rd beta of DataFX 8.0 has been released. Here are all new features / bugfixes of the version: Injection is working in superclasses (issue 30) @PreDestroy is now working correctly for view controllers in a flow (issue 22) DataFX-UI module contains a helper class to create form based views (see org.datafx.control.form.SimpleForm) Some general classes […]

DataFX 8 Preview 2

A second preview build of DataFX has been released today. In a few hours the build can be found at maven central. DataFX 8.0b2 contains the following modules: datafx-core: General classes, concurrency support, controller API (MVC) & basic data readers datafx-datareader: Implementations for the data reader API: REST, JSON, XML, JDBC, etc. datafx-ui: Some special […]

Reactive Programming with JavaFX

Java 8 is finally released and Lambda expression are an official part of Java. Thanks to this it’s much easier to write applications in a reactive way. One of the main concepts in reactive architecture is an event driven design. The reactive manifesto contains the following about event driven design: In an event-driven application, the […]

DataFX 8 Preview 2: The ProcessChain

Some time ago I gave a first preview of the new APIs and functions in DataFX 8. We are currently plan to release DataFX 8 once JavaFX 8 is released. I plan to blog about the new features in DataFX in the next weeks. By doing so we hope to receive some useful feedback. In […]