A simple JPA-based backend service that provides Person entities that can be used with a Vaadin application

This demo project demonstrates how to use a backend service with a Vaadin application. Source code is available in this github repo: https://github.com/amahdy/person-service/.

Watch step by step on how to use this backend in a Vaadin project

Vaadin Demo Coding in a Youtube Video

Source code for that demo and more details are all available here: https://github.com/amahdy/vaadin-stepbystep-demo-contacts


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StableReleased 03 March 2017Apache License 2.0
Framework Support
Vaadin 6.0+
Vaadin 7.0+
Vaadin 8.0+
Browser Independent
Install with
Release notes - Version 2.0
  • More helpful APIs on the backend service: getFirst() and getById().
  • Use LocalDate instead of Date.
  • Link to latest Vaadin 8 intro video.