Dave Johnson presents an excellently written introduction to Ajax over at JavaWorld.com. Besides calling Ajax the “crown jewel in the current Web evolution that has been dubbed Web 2.0” (a position we would not necessarily disagree with…), Johnson presents a good case (especially directed towards Java developers) for the use of Ajax. He also gets into some good patterns to use and development tips. All in all, an excellent Ajax article, especially if you’re a Java developer.
Read the entire article: AJAX: Dawn of a new developer