Make sure your website or web application users get content updates right now with minimal latency. This concise guide shows you how to push new data from the server to clients with HTML5 Server-Sent Events (SSE), an exceptional technology that doesn’t require constant polling or user interaction. You’ll learn how to build a real-world SSE application from start to finish that solves a demanding domain problem.
Determine whether SSE, WebSockets, or data pull is best for your organization
Develop a working SSE application complete with backend and frontend solutions
Address error handling, system recovery, and other issues to make the application production-quality
Explore two fallback solutions for browsers that don’t support SSE
Tackle security issues, including authorization and "disallowed origin"
Develop realistic, repeatable data that’s useful in test-driven SSE design
Learn SSE protocol elements not covered in the example application
Data Push Apps with HTML5 SSE
Safari Books Online
March 2014 (est.)
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