Sencha Ext JS overview
Sencha Ext JS is the leading standard for business-grade web application development. With over 100 examples, 1000 APIs, hundreds of components, a full documentation suite and built in themes, Ext JS provides the tools necessary to build robust desktop applications.
Ext JS brings a rich data package that allows developers to use a model-view-controller (MVC) architecture when building their app. The MVC leverages features like Big Data Grids enabling an entirely new level of interactivity in web apps.
Modern Neptune theme
The new Neptune theme provides developers a light and clean, fully modern set of UI styles with rich customisation capabilities. With Neptune, user experience teams have a powerful out-of-the-box foundation for building contemporary web applications that match their business needs.
Rich, modern UI widgets
Sencha Ext JS offers an extraordinary range of user interface widgets. High performance scalable grids, trees, menus, and more. If you need it, it is probably already built. And even if it's not in the core library, you're almost certain to find it in the thousands of user extensions from the two-million strong Sencha community and in the Sencha Market.
Sencha Cmd for Ext JS
Sencha Cmd is the cornerstone to build your Sencha application. From scaffolding a new project, to minifying and deploying your application to production, Sencha Cmd provides a full set of lifecycle management features to compliment your Sencha project. With a rich command line syntax and Ant integration, Cmd is perfect to integrate into your enterprise build environment or use standalone for your application.
Ext Direct is a platform and language agnostic technology to remote server-side methods to the client-side. Ext Direct allows for seamless communication between the client-side of an Ext JS application and all popular server platforms.
Big data grids
Sencha Ext JS provides rich capabilities for enterprise developers with its improved big data grids. High data point applications, such as financial or insurance applications can take advantage of these new capabilities to deliver more powerful and sophisticated user experiences.
Clean component model
A core strength of Ext JS is its component design. You can easily extend the default components to meet your needs, and extensions will be encapsulated within just those components. As a result, your development teams can create even the largest applications without stepping on each other¿s code.
Cross platform browser compatibility
Ext JS 4 lets developers deliver on an incredible variety of browsers and on more operating systems using the same code - over ten years of browsers in one release. On modern browsers, Ext JS 4 utilises HTML5 features and falls back to alternatives on older browsers. Whether you¿re using Ext JS¿ built-in UI components, using the new Charting package, or theming your application, Ext JS 4 makes it easy to build an app that gives you the power of the web regardless of what browser your customer uses.
Ext JS supports all major web browsers including:
Documentation, training and support
- Internet Explorer 6+
- Firefox 3.6+ (PC, Mac)
- Safari 4+
- Chrome 10+
- Opera 11+ (PC, Mac).
The learning resources and API documentation are comprehensive, detailed and regularly maintained. There are also several options for professional training at multiple levels including beginner and advanced along with professional support with guaranteed response times and a full ticketing system.