The Need for Speed
, which Johnson cited for its speed. And for GWT development occurring outside of Google, he pointed to the process-mapping software Lombardi Blueprint
as a showcase of GWT functionality.
When GWT 1.5 arrives, Johnson said it will also offer full language support for Java 1.5 (Generics, etc.). This feature would enhance the current 1.4 version's features, notably AJAX internationalization, which uses message templates to enable developers to compile code for 400 locales from one code base, and browser history support.