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How To Built an Amazing On-Demand App Using RIA Tools

Lou Fox's RIA Session at AJAXWorld, March 18-20, New York City

Enterprises are enthusiastically embracing the shift from traditional client/server computing to SaaS. Inspired by customers who have embraced the Web, developers are using RIA tools to create innovative new on-demand business applications.

One important factor in the shift from traditional computing to SaaS has been ease of use through vendors’ careful attention to the user experience utilizing RIA technologies. This session will present how RIA technologies such as AJAX and Flex – in combination with the Force.com platform – provide all the tools necessary for developers to build an enterprise-class application – sometimes within hours!

Attendees will learn: • How development-as-a-service can speed project development time while decreasing costs and complexity

• How the flexibility that development-as-a-service offers developers and designers in the way they approach projects

• How RIA tools such as Flex and AJAX can be leveraged to create compelling, easy to use, enterprise applications on-demand

Speaker Bio: For the past 15 years Lou Fox has been assisting Fortune 1000 companies in growing their businesses by leveraging web based solutions. During the web 1.0 phase Fox worked with companies like Guess, Disney, Toys R Us, and Nike to build their eCommerce initiatives. For past 6 years Lou Fox has been the CTO of Bluewolf and has leveraged the collaborative and agile nature of web 2.0 to bring award-winning consulting and on-demand product solutions that streamline front and back office business processes for over 1000 companies of all sizes including: ADP, Dow Jones, Hartford Insurance, Dupont, New York Times, Hartford Insurance.

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2008  Will Be The Decision Year for RIAs
AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2008 will provide delegates with the optimum balance between RIAs, Rich Web Technologies and AJAX, while underlining business needs, technology potential, and enhanced user experience.

This year at AJAXWorld the relentless focus is not only on where RIAs are now but also where Rich Web Technologies are headed, where Enterprise Web 2.0 and Social Applications are taking the software development industry and the end user, and how Rich Web Technologies are transforming our businesses and our lives.

Delegates will learn how RIAs are making money and gaining market-share for some of the leading businesses in the world.

The real-world questions that will be answered by this year's 140+ sessions are those that currently preoccupy working developers, architects, IT managers and business line managers. The 2008 tracks include:

  • Enterprise RIAs
  • Rich-Web Case Studies and Mash-Ups
  • Enterprise Web 2.0 & Social Applications
  • Event-Driven Web
  • iPhone Developer Summit
  • RIA Diamond Track

AJAXWorld is sponsored by the world’s leading RIA technology providers including.

Conference faculty includes the world’s top RIA experts.

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Ever since Google popularized a smarter, more responsive and interactive Web experience by using AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript + XML) for its Google Maps & Gmail applications, SYS-CON's RIA News Desk has been covering every aspect of Rich Internet Applications and those creating and deploying them. If you have breaking RIA news, please send it to RIA@sys-con.com to share your product and company news coverage with AJAXWorld readers.

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