The Architecture of Morrisons OrderPad
Morrisons OrderPad is a tablet web-application that helps staff in supermarkets
place orders for new stock as they walk around the store. The
resulting application makes a good expositional
architecture for a tablet web application backed by a
lightweight java server application. We highlight the separation
of application control and DOM interaction on the client, using
small, focused frameworks on the server, the broad-stack testing
environment, and the use of a pilot project to understand what
features were needed.
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