Maven, Java EE 7, Backbone.js Mashup
By Geertjan-Oracle on Aug 30, 2013
Here I've got a Java EE 7 backend, using JPA and EJB, together with an HTML5 frontend, using Backbone.js and HTML, all defined within the same Maven application:
This kind of mixed Java EE 7 / HTML5 application can be created from templates and wizards in NetBeans IDE 7.4.
When deployed to a Chrome browser, where the NetBeans Chrome plugin is installed, you have bi-directional integration available between the browser and the IDE, as well as when you're using the embedded WebKit browser, i.e., JavaFX WebView: