Testing applications for real world

March 27th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

RIA applications are extremely susceptible to network problem. Even small probability of the lost/misdelivered packages, becomes significan when multiplied by the sheer amount of the small packages. Lost/duplicate/reordered packages and high latency/low bandwidth cause significant issues for applications fully tested on 100% reliable… continue reading

Designopers and devigners

March 22nd, 2008 by Yakov Fain

Fast spreading rich Internet applications require new skills for development of what was known as boring-looking enterprise applications. In the past, development of the user interface was done by software developers to the best of their design abilities. A couple… continue reading

The next big RIA service: Sprout

March 15th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

I was preparing my slides for the upcoming AjaxWorld Conference in New York next Tuesday, where I compare different technologies for creating rich Internet applications. The slides for the big players on the market are ready, but I was looking… continue reading

Enterprise Software without the BS

March 12th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

Got an email with a technical question. Responded. Got this email back (did not change a word): “Thanks a lot for answering my question in such fast manner.  As a reward I’m going to buy the book of yours (I… continue reading

Flex on Wall Street

March 6th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

If you are evaluating which technology to use for your next rich Internet financial application, consider attending a one day event Flex on Wall Street that will take in New York City on April 18, 2008. This is your chance… continue reading

Attending Adobe Conference for Educators

March 4th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

 I’m attending an interesting conference Adobe Education Designer and Developer Conference  that Adobe put together for people who are teaching Adobe software at various universities around the country. Actually, there are a couple of people from England and Scotland too. I… continue reading