Need help with your conversations?The concept of conversations is crucial when developing web applications.
Conversation is quite a new buzz-word in the industry. It fits somewhere between stateful-navigation, flow-control and Unit of Work.
I first came across the concept when I was looking into Seam.
I think the developers of seam heavily coined the term and the importance of the concept.
In the Java world the foremost concern of conversations is to integrate the UI-framwork with your persistence-framework.
Apart from Seam others have tackled the challenge. Currently I am specificlly looking into the following two frameworks:
Of course Grails (based on Spring Web Flow) offers also concepts that go in the same direction.