Implementing Web messaging, Connect Ajax clients to near-real-time data with WebSphere Application Server Community Edition
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Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: August 25, 2010
Applications that depend on near-real-time data -- like stock quotes, health-monitoring systems, sports updates, news alerts, and more -- are becoming more and more popular and essential. This article describes how you can create such an application using IBM® WebSphere® Application Server Community Edition and the Web messaging service component of the Feature Pack for Web 2.0. Step through the tasks and issues you might encounter creating a sports community application that reports live score updates, and learn about the low latency server-to-browser event push technique known as Comet. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.
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