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VA Technical Reference Model v 21.8

Apache Tiles
Apache Tiles Technology

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Description: Apache Tiles is an open source template composition framework. Tiles is designed to allow application authors to define page fragments which can be assembled into a complete page at runtime. These fragments, or tiles, can be used as simple `includes` in order to reduce the duplication of common page elements or embedded within other tiles to develop a series of reusable templates. These templates streamline the development of a consistent look and feel across an entire application.

Apache Tiles has been retired as of December 2018 and has been migrated to Apache`s `Attic.`
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has been assessed by the Section 508 Office and found non-conformant. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at Section508@va.gov. Please see reference tab for more information concerning product versions.
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.10
Decision Date: 10/09/2019
Aliases: Tiles
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: Apache Software Foundation (ASF)
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (10/09/2019).