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Apache Wicket

A component-based web application framework for the Java programming language
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What is Apache Wicket?

It is a component-based web application framework for the Java programming language conceptually similar to JavaServer Faces and Tapestry.
Apache Wicket is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.

Who uses Apache Wicket?

Companies
29 companies reportedly use Apache Wicket in their tech stacks, including doubleSlash, Deloitte, and Bodybuilding.com.

Developers
20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Apache Wicket.

Apache Wicket Integrations

JavaScript, HTML5, CSS 3, IntelliJ IDEA, and Eclipse are some of the popular tools that integrate with Apache Wicket. Here's a list of all 8 tools that integrate with Apache Wicket.
Pros of Apache Wicket
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Decisions about Apache Wicket

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Apache Wicket in their tech stack.

satya inv
Technical specialist at HCL · | 3 upvotes · 2.8K views

Hi Team, We are currently managing an application which was developed using Apache Wicket. Recently, we had upgraded our application from Wicket 6.30 to 8.11. Considering the amount of time we spent for upgrade and lack of wicket skilled developers, its becoming hard to maintain the application. We are planning to migrate the application from Wicket to AngularJS. Please advise on the best approach and any tools which can migrate wicket components to Angular and Spring components.

Thanks, Satya

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Apache Wicket's Features

  • Just Java & HTML
  • Secure by Default
  • AJAX Components
  • Open Source with Apache License
  • Maintainable code
  • JavaEE integration

Apache Wicket Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Apache Wicket?
Spring MVC
A Java framework that follows the Model-View-Controller design pattern and provides an elegant solution to use MVC in spring framework by the help of DispatcherServlet.
Vaadin
It is the fastest way to build web applications in Java. It automates the communication between your server and the browser and gives you a high-level component API for all Vaadin components
AngularJS
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
Spring
A key element of Spring is infrastructural support at the application level: Spring focuses on the "plumbing" of enterprise applications so that teams can focus on application-level business logic, without unnecessary ties to specific deployment environments.
Django
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
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Apache Wicket's Followers
33 developers follow Apache Wicket to keep up with related blogs and decisions.