About Ajax

AJAX stands for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML. It is a technique for creating fast and dynamic web pages. It is a web browser technology independent of web server software. Its allows you to send and receive data asynchronously without reloading the web page, so it is fast.

AJAX is a not a technology, it is a group of inter-related technologies:

  • DOM
  • XML or JSON
  • JavaScript
  • XMLHttpRequest
  • HTML/XHTML and CSS