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Jon Ferraiolo will introduce the industry consortium that drives AJAX standards and interoperability: the OpenAjax Alliance. He will provide an overview of recent accomplishments, particularly OpenAjax Hub 1.0, but focus on new initiatives. Among the new initiatives are two mashup-rela...
New interaction paradigms and complex user interface controls of AJAX have raised concerns about access and usability for users of all backgrounds and abilities. Client-side JavaScript code may assume certain language or cultural conventions, alienating vast audiences. Graphical and mo...
Cynergy Systems announced the creation of Cynergy Labs, which is intended to give the company's employees the time, place and funding to build out new applications of RIA technologies. The Labs process provides Cynergy designers and developers with a forum to pitch a new idea to the co...
4D announced the release of 4D Ajax For Dreamweaver v11, a plug-in for Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 that inserts 4D Ajax objects into standard web pages. 4D Ajax for Dreamweaver v11 has been updated to include support for 4D's newest 4D Ajax objects, Dashboards and Dashboard Charts. These cus...
Are you trading stocks online today, or playing poker online? Ever asked yourself why many of these service providers require you to download and install a desktop solution? Wouldn't it be better if you could receive information such as stock prices, betting information, sports, and ne...
Spotfire announced that Butler Group has identified TIBCO Spotfire as a leading next generation Business Intelligence (BI) vendor. Butler cited TIBCO Spotfire for its strength in supplying a BI solution that serves the entire workforce. In the new report entitled 'TIBCO Spotfire Enterp...
'Curl is, IMO, the easiest to learn, the most productive, and technically the most capable of all the RIA platforms,' said Burton Group analyst Richard Monson-Haefel today as he announced his resignation from his position at Burton Group for a new position as Vice President of Develope...
W3C has published an early draft of HTML 5, a major revision of the markup language aimed at rich web content and web applications 10 months after it formed the HTML working group. It's the first update of the key standard in 10 years and is supposed embraced the relatively newfangled ...
Tele Atlas announced Socialight the winner of the second annual Tele Atlas Attendee Choice Awards at CES 2008. Based on the application usability, innovative use of map data and market potential of their LBS applications, three finalists were selected to demonstrate their new location-...
Genuitec announced a new partnership with ICEsoft Technologies. ICEsoft is the creator and provider of ICEfaces, the leading open source framework for simplified development of Ajax-enabled Java EE applications. The integration of ICEfaces with MyEclipse now allows enterprise developer...
Lightstreamer has been deployed by Alpha Theory to deliver live data to their Web-based front-end. Alpha Theory is a patent-pending tool, originally designed by a hedge fund, to address the challenges of developing and maintaining an efficient portfolio utilizing expected return. Light...
JangoMail announced enhanced reporting features to its Web-based solution. Now offering one of the most advanced reporting systems available on the E-mail Service Provider (ESP) market, some of the major new features include unlimited search criteria, the ability to view domain-based d...
AJAX expert, Nitobi, released the latest version of Complete UI, a suite of sophisticated AJAX user-interface components for enterprise web applications. This release includes feature enhancements for Nitobi's Grid and Spotlight components, improved theming and upgrades to the Dreamwea...
There is now a spectrum of Rich Internet Application (RIA) technologies - including Adobe Flex, Adobe AIR, Microsoft Silverlight, and Curl - that go beyond the traditional functionality that AJAX provides. These platforms provide distinct benefits for moving complex desktop and client-...
Many business developers want to start using AJAX by enhancing the forms in their existing applications. This presentation will demonstrate how to quickly and easily add AJAX capabilities to standard HTML forms using the Dojo toolkit. The talk is geared to developers who want to enpowe...
Emerging AJAX techniques, variously called AJAX Push, Comet, Reverse AJAX and HTTP streaming, are bringing revolutionary changes to Web application interactivity, truly moving the Web into the Participation Age. This session provides a detailed introduction to the Asynchronous Web and ...
Leading enterprises rely on declarative AJAX to develop RIAs, enterprise mashups and composite applications. This approach separates the UI from business logic, resulting in faster and more cost-effective application development and maintenance. In this session, attendees will explore ...
Performance measurement and analysis in the public sector is in the infancy stages, but already AJAX can be leveraged to bring easy to use, powerful Web-based user interfaces into this space. We will examine what the challenges are to measuring performance and then demo how AJAX tackle...
The AJAX hype had left enterprises behind with no adequate solutions for security concerns, cost of development, needed complexities support and off-line option. On-Server AJAX, offers revolutionary solutions to those concerns and needs. The On-Server AJAX paradigm shift allows for the...
The Web is continuously democratizing how information is consumed. Today, personal Web use has led to a rapid increase in user sophistication which is naturally reaching the Enterprise. A new mode of information visualization known as a Mashup combined with the collaborative aspects of...
Quest Diagnostics is the leading provider of diagnostic testing, offering access to its services through its national network of laboratories and patient service centers. Quest's Care360 Web-based lab ordering system is relied upon by tens of thousands of customers throughout the USA. ...
The Apache Trinidad project offers you more than 100 AJAX-building components for an AJAX-integration, that is almost for free. It also provides you a client- and server-side AJAX-API, for leveraging 3rd party libraries such as Dojo or Yahoo UI. Facelets lowers the pain, when creating ...
Ruby on Rails has certainly played a role in delivering Rich Web Applications which take full advantage of AJAX. In this session, delegates will learn how Ruby on Rails empowers developers to create rich interfaces without writing any JavaScript. This talk will: Give an introduction to...
AJAX is not about Eye Candy. AJAX is about building functionality that is difficult or impossible with conventional web development technology. Done right your web applications ROCK, but it it's done wrong and your infrastructure pays the price. This session will expose a collection of...
Consumer applications such as Google Maps have opened the eyes of business users to a new Web experience, but the technology behind Google Maps -- AJAX -- poses significant development and maintenance challenges. Although powerful in the hands of rocket scientists, AJAX has been beyond...
In this session, Chris, lead developer on the RDT (Ruby Development Tools) Project, will review all of the major features of the Aptana IDE - a free, open source, cross-platform, JavaScript-focused development environment for building AJAX applications. It features code assist on JavaS...
Enterprises have been making significant investments to create SOA infrastructures that produce SOA and Web services. The focus is now shifting to 'putting a face on SOA' by enabling distributed business units to easily consume these services and thus accelerate SOA benefits and ROI. N...
Yahoo! released the Yahoo User Interface Library (YUI) as a free, open-source JavaScript and CSS library eighteen months ago along with a commitment to the developer community: We'll share with you our best frontend tools, engage with you about how they're built and why, and we'll docu...
AJAX is seemingly everywhere. But is everything a nail to be pounded with the AJAX hammer? Some of the fundamental technologies that AJAX is based on - including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript - can offer simpler, more elegant solutions that are better suited to certain user experiences. Th...
With millions of iPhones sold in recent months, enterprises are challenged with how to manage the influx of these personal devices coming 'in the back door' without compromising security policies. One IDC analyst states, 'Bringing secure enterprise wireless email to the Apple iPhone br...
In the past few years, AJAX has become very popular because it has enabled developers to build more complex web applications. However, in the rush to push the browser to new limits, we have created a monster. While the original goal of AJAX was to make web applications more responsive ...
In this session, Laurence Moroney, Microsoft, will introduce Silverlight 2.0 and how it can be used to easily and productively build next generation Rich Interactive Applications using C#, XAML, JavaScript, AJAX and more. He will demonstrate how to go from Zero-to-Hero as well as how t...
As the Internet continues to evolve, new business and technical opportunities are emerging almost daily. This session will talk in detail about some of them but focus on the concepts of remixability of all types of content. We will discuss in detail the OpenAJAX Gadget Specification wh...
Web 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0 have brought IT organizations a set of capabilities to better meet the demands of business users. However, IT needs to be proactive and build processes to enable agility and creativity, and deploy these assets with appropriate enterprise-level control. What l...
The notion of building 'social applications' has taken the Web by storm. Today it is not only important to understand how to build Web or AJAX applications, but with the advent of the 'Social Graph', AJAX developer's must have a solid understanding of how to build social applications t...
Open source, open platforms, open development environments... 'Open' can mean a lot of things, and the differences between one 'open' and another can be significant. David 'Lefty' Schelsinger will examine the various aspects and uses of the term 'open' as it relates to the current evol...
Agility comes from releasing pockets of innovation that exists within organizations. To make this happen, the right people in the right places need the right information at the right time. What if I was to tell you that today the technology exists to enable these high performance peopl...
The iPhone is transforming the Web as we know it and compelling every Web designer to consider handheld portable devices. This session covers various aspects of iPhone and iPod Touch development. It will include tips and tricks as well as best practices to follow. Williams also covers ...
Encanvas, the corporate situational networks and applications software company, will be showing how corporations can create trusted enterprise scalable situational applications (sometimes called Enterprise Mashups) at AJAXWorld 2008 East, March 18-20, hot on the heels of the new 7.2 re...
The enterprise Web ecosystem is becoming increasingly complex, comprised of multiple disparate partner sites, data sources and Web services - all of which make up the new mashup world. And while the method of delivering enterprise applications may be changing, the users expectations fo...