ApacheCon NA 2010 Session

Getting started with Java Contexts and Dependency Injection in JEE6

Contexts and Dependency Injection for the Java EE Platform (CDI) is one of several Java EE 6 features that help to knit together the web tier and the transactional tier of the Java EE platform. It is a set of services that, used together, makes it easy for developers to use enterprise beans along with JSF technology in web applications. This session will introduce you to fundamental concepts of CDI and explain how to leverage CDI in your application. The intended audience for this session are JEE application developers, administrators and architects. The audience will walk away with an understanding of how to leverage CDI in a JEE application, how to write a portable extension to CDI & enable third party frameworks for CDI.