Nov 8, 2018

JSF Implementations vs JSF Component Libraries

JSF implementations implements the JSF API Specification. They must contains the standard components.

JSF component libraries adds extra on top of the standard implementation, often with more skinnability, ajaxability, enhanceability, etc. such as RichFaces, PrimeFaces, ICEFaces, OpenFaces.

See also:

OpenFaces and OmniFaces