Documentation & Support
Repository of Examples
The GitHub repository
contains a list of web applications based on ItsNat. Most of them are explained later including tutorials and online demos.
Feature Showcase offers a complete
overview of ItsNat capabilities with documented examples and source code. Source code is here
ItsNat Experiments offer interesting, innovative and experimental
uses of ItsNat. Source code is here.
Reference Manual & JavaDoc
Forums & Bug Reporting
Optionally you can use
ItsNat in SourceForge for forums, bug tracker etc
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External articles, interviews...
This material is external and may be outdated.
Four SPI Flavors: Stateful Using Hashbangs. DZone.com (Nov 15, 2015).
This article is a tutorial of how to make Single Page Interface SEO compatible web sites with ItsNat Stateful using Hashbangs.
Don't Throw Away Your Old Java Web Framework: the Short Single Page History of Twitter. JavaLobby.org (July 19, 2013).
Twitter.com follows a similar server-centric approach than ItsNat for SPI SEO compatible websites, the brief story of how Twitter reached the current solution.
Same article in Spanish in JavaHispano.org.
A simple Single Page Interface stateless example with ItsNat v1.3. JavaLobby.org (Jun. 28, 2013).
Same article in Spanish at javaHispano.org.
Hybrid Client-Server Centric Programming: a Match Made In Heaven. JavaLobby.org (Jan. 26, 2011).
The "joy" of asynchronous programming. TheServerSide.com (Jan. 19, 2011).
Ironic article about asynchronous programming, threads and Comet. Spanish version at
Single Page Interface, Google App Engine and 28Kb. JavaLobby.org (Feb. 7, 2011).
How to build server-centric scalable Single Page Interface web sites in GAE with minimum shared data (serialized session) between nodes.
Same article at javaHispano.org (Spanish).
Server-Centric Single Page Interface Web Sites mainly stateless? Are you kidding?. TheServerSide.com (Jan. 10, 2011).
Article about how the new "disconnected nodes in server" feature of ItsNat v1.1 helps to build
the next generation of Single Page Interface web sites. Same article in Spanish at
Server Centric Java Frameworks: Performance Comparison. JavaLobby.org (Sep. 7, 2010).
Article about how much Java server-centric frameworks (including ItsNat) are efficient doing partial page changes as
the response of AJAX events, estimating the ratio between the AJAX code sent to client and visual changes performed.
Some hope for server-centric AJAX frameworks in Google App Engine. TheServerSide.com (Jun. 7, 2010).
Article about how a SPI ItsNat based web site can be at the same time stateful and stateless with no use of sessions. Same article
Can Your 300 Page Web Site Be Represented on One Page?. JavaLobby (May. 29, 2010).
A real world web site example ported to ItsNat and Single Page Interface.
JavaHispano Podcast about Single Page Interface. JavaHispano (Apr. 18, 2010).
Talking about Single Page Interface in general, SPI and SEO, bookmarking etc including ItsNat references. In Spanish.
ItsNat 0.7 Focuses on SVG and HTML5. DZone (Feb. 12, 2010).
Written by Mitchell Pronschinske, one DZone's Leader.
Comet in Newspapers: The Spanish Lottery Experiment. Comet Daily (Dec. 22, 2009).
This article studies how AJAX polling and long polling can help to online newspapers.
Using Comet for asynchronous user notification of autonomous server thread progression. IBM's WebSphere Portal Family wiki (Nov. 23, 2009)
Author: Joseph McCarthy from IBM Ireland. About how to use ItsNat and long polling to asynchronously notify web users about what is doing an autonomous thread executing a long task in parallel. .
XUL Based Web Applications. Why Not?. Web Builder Zone (Jun. 18, 2009)
This article review how remote XUL can be a modern option for solid web RIA applications.
Using server-side DOM! Higher freedom with ItsNat Ajax framework. MAIKOMIJANARU (Mar. 4, 2009)
Author: Naoki Takezoe. In Japanese, rough translation.
Better Java Web Frameworks: ItsNat. JavaLobby (Jan. 30, 2009)
Article based on the reflections of Ibrahim Levent about Java web frameworks.
Is it Raining Comets and Threads… Again?. Comet Daily (Nov. 21, 2008).
About performance and scalability of NIO and IO related with Comet and ItsNat.
Server-Centric Comet With ItsNat. Comet Daily (Oct. 7, 2008)
Introducing ItsNat, a New Java-based Comet Tool. Comet Daily (Aug. 25, 2008)
Web Framework Smackdown: ItsNat v0.3. JavaLobby (Jun. 18, 2008)
Hands-on ItsNat (downloadable example). OpenJavaDay 2008, Madrid, Spain (Jun. 27, 2008)
Geertjan (NetBeans crew), interviews Jose Maria Arranz about ItsNat. JavaLobby (Jan. 31, 2008)
FreeMarker in NetBeans IDE 6.0: First Scenario (mini ItsNat plug-in part II). JavaLobby (Jan. 21, 2008)
ItsNat in NetBeans IDE (mini ItsNat plug-in). Geertjan's Blog (NetBeans crew) (Jan. 18, 2008)
Podcast: Interview to Jose Maria Arranz (in Spanish) (same at YouTube). javaHispano.org (Jan. 16, 2008)
Server-sent events: the web upside down. JavaLobby (Dec. 28, 2007)
Has Web Development Lost Its Way?. AJAXWorld (Nov. 27, 2007)
Why is the source code of web applications So Ugly?. JavaLobby (Nov. 10, 2007)