Tampa User Group: Flex 4, Catalyst, SpringSource and more…

The Tampa Flash, Flex and AIR Developers Group has a special meeting next Wednesday (March 4th) with an impressive agenda (including Flex 4, AIR 1.5, Catalyst, CF Next, Spring/BlazeDS presentations), and an equally impressive speaker line up: Ben Forta, Greg Wilson, Kevin Hoyt. Jeremy Grelle, SpringSource Engineering lead will also present the recently released Spring […]

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ILog Elixir 2 Released: Calendar Component, Heat Maps, and More…

ILOG has released V2 of their Elixir Flex components. The list of new components available in version 2 includes: Calendar, Gantt task charts, heatmaps, and OLAP/pivot charts. All the version 1 components have been improved as well. Check out the live demos here. Additional product information is available here. I recently posted a sample Adobe […]

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Spring / BlazeDS Integration on Adobe TV

In this new Adobe TV episode, I demonstrate how to build Flex applications that connect to a Spring back-end using the new Spring / BlazeDS Integration project. If you are interested in this integration, make sure you check out the Spring / BlazeDS Integration page on the SpringSource web site and the new Spring / […]

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Speaking at QCon London in March

I will be speaking at the QCon Conference in London again this year. QCon is a very high quality conference with deep technical content around Java, .NET, SOA, etc. I highly recommend it if you have the opportunity. I’m particularly excited about my presentation this year: In addition to “sneak peeking” some new development in […]

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Quicklook: Offline Flex Calendar Application with iLog and SQLite

I have been playing with the new iLog calendar component that I plan to incorporate in the next version of Salesbuilder. In the meantime, I figured I would share this simple application that shows how to use the iLog component and persist its calendar data in a local SQLite database. This application only uses a […]

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New Spring/BlazeDS Integration Test Drive

UPDATE: I posted a new version of the Test Drive for the M2 build of the Spring / BlazeDS integration project here. Please use that version. SpringSource recently announced the Spring / BlazeDS Integration project. You can read more about the project and download the bits at http://www.springsource.org/spring-flex. To help developers get started with the […]

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Flex-Spring Integration Webinar Next Thursday (January 22nd)

SpringSource recently announced Spring BlazeDS Integration, a new open source project to provide tight integration between Spring and Adobe BlazeDS, Adobe’s open source server-based Java remoting and Web messaging technology. This collaboration will make it easy for Java developers to create enterprise-class rich Internet applications (RIAs) using Adobe Flex software, a cornerstone of the Adobe […]

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