More about the Enterprise Development with Flex

February 1st, 2009 by Yakov Fain

The rough cuts version of the first chapter of our book “Enterprise Development with Flex” is already available for subscribers of Safari Books Online . The first published chapter is about the use of selected design patterns in Flex. This… continue reading

Advanced Flex Training

January 26th, 2009 by Yakov Fain

The number of software developers who are comfortable with Flex has reached critical mass and we started getting requests for advanced Flex training. People not just want to learn Flex, they want to use it properly. We have created a… continue reading

Enterprise Development with Flex – first rough cuts

January 15th, 2009 by Yakov Fain

The rough cuts version of the first chapter of the book written by Farata principals is available on Safari books online. The working title of the book is Enterprise Development with Flex, and the printed copy of the book should… continue reading

Clear Toolkit 4 for Flex developers: the roadmap

January 13th, 2009 by Yakov Fain

After successful beta of Clear Toolkit 3.0 and release of 3.1 the number of Flex developers who use Clear Toolkit 3 components steadily grows. We thank all our users for support and encourage them to submit requests for new features… continue reading

Farata Dancing

December 30th, 2008 by Yakov Fain

In this video, Farata’s management is dancing. This dance is our way to thank our past customers and attract the new ones.  This is not to say that we’ll dance to any of your tunes, but rather to ensure that… continue reading

Join Adobe Flex Experts group at LinkedIn

August 23rd, 2008 by Yakov Fain

I’ve created a group at for people who consider themselves Adobe Flex experts. To join this group, you must be Flex hands-on developer and have a Flex-related blog. Here’s direct URL of this group: Having a Flex-related blog… continue reading

Open Sourcing LCDS

August 10th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

I finally finished the slides for one day Enterprise Flex Symposium on August 19, 2008 in New York City. The first session I will be presenting goes through the differences between BlazeDS and LCDS and explains how to get all the… continue reading

From 360Flex Atlanta Show

February 25th, 2008 by Anatole Tartakovsky

John and Tom produced the best 360Flex show up to date. Great location, sessions that are long enough to cover aspects ever expanding platform and great timing with Flex 3 release. Definetly the best Flex developers conference to go to. This morning started… continue reading

Is your application ready for the real world?

July 31st, 2007 by Anatole Tartakovsky

I spent this weekend testing some of our clients new applications in the wild – literally. In these parts of the woods Internet is bad enough on sunny days, and it gets MUCH worse when it rains. So I was… continue reading

Full-screen mode and compatibility with older versions of Flash Player

July 17th, 2007 by Anatole Tartakovsky

We’ve implemented in Flex a Web application that supports full screen mode (note a small icon in the top right corner at This blogs explains the issue you may run into while implementing the full-screen mode. The process consists… continue reading