Our new Flex book is a Java bestseller

March 30th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

Our new book “Enterprise Development with Flex ” made the Amazon bestseller’s list of … Java books: http://www.amazon.com/gp/bestsellers/books/3608/ref=pd_zg_hrsr_b_3_4_last This list is refreshed every hour so I’m not sure what place you are going to find it at, but at the… continue reading

Open source alternatives to LiveCycle Data Servcies

March 15th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

Development of enterprise Flex/Java rich Internet applications benefits from using automated data integration solutions and productivity tools. Currently Adobe offers LiveCycle Data Services ES2 (LCDS) and open source BlazeDS 3.  While LCDS is certainly a great piece of software for… continue reading

One day Master Class on Flex Modularization comes to New York City

March 13th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

Last week, I’ve presented on Flex modules and libraries at 360flex in San Jose, CA. This talk brought lots of developers to the room. After this  80-minute presentation I’ve been answering questions for another 25 minutes. Such an unexpected interest… continue reading

360flex, San Jose 2010, Day 3

March 11th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

Community Keynote at #360flex is about to start to the sounds of beat sequences. Why hire a DJ if Sean Moore, a remote Flex developer can call in via Skype from Colorado with video camera on and start spinning his… continue reading

360flex, San Jose 2010, Tuesday

March 10th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

On Tuesday, I’ve attended a couple of panels and 2.5 sessions. The morning panel was titled “Principles of RIA” and was about bringing animation and effects to your RIA to make it more engaging. For some reason it didn’t get… continue reading

First notes from 360Flex 2010 conference

March 9th, 2010 by Yakov Fain

I’ve arrived to San Jose,CA late on Sunday. By coincidence, there were three other speakers on the same plane from New York: Shashank Tiwari, Elad Elrom, and Jeff Tapper.  A short taxi ride to Marriott and one of the conference… continue reading