Monday, March 30, 2009

An Additional Dimension With CS4

Adobe Flash acquires one additional dimension with CS4. I mean, 3D operations can be done with Adobe Flash. I know it sounds good for any Flash developer that knows limited environment of Flash before CS4.

Acoording to the flash article, the additional features of Flash are can be listed as below;

  • 3D Rotation and Translation tools that enables rotating an object around x and y axis simultaneously and moving an object on x, y and z axes respectively.
  • Property Inspector tool box enables you to set 3D values of an object. Like changing perspective, skewing, manipulate etc...
  • Motion Tweens with 3D Objects
  • Action Script 3.0 3D Programming
  • And 3D Samples in Flash

Animations will be more exciting with Flash CS4. Please inform me about clever tips and tricks in Flash CS4.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

A Review of Rich Islands for Adobe Flash

As an industrial engineer, I'm glad to see that SAP and Adobe are in collaboration to enrich interfaces of SAP applications. I've seen some of the examples at Adobe and immediately I find myself post here.

Firstly I want to explain how SAP and Adobe works together. I found an image that shows it in a simple way. Flash and Flex works are combined in a Flash SWF file and imported into Web Dynopro Component. Furthermore, application server can communicate with another Dynopro control and, data and event packages can move in two ways by using Rich Islands for Adobe Flash.

SAP Rich Islands for the Adobe Flash Platform

And now let's see the capabilities of these applications and how can visualize the SAP applications.

Interactive Data Visualization
: You know flex graph are so dynamic and visually smart. But there is an interesting view of doing daily jobs. I think this sample is worth to take your time.

Production Monitoring is a real time simulation of an assembly line. Yes, you can see which job is bottleneck in this period of time. What an exciting project will it be...

Monday, March 9, 2009

Adobe Flash Platform

"Innovation tha stands out, technology that fits in"

Nice slogan that fits on Adobe Flash Platform. Let's see what is up coming ideas with these bunch of tools...

Clients : Flash Player, Air
Tools: Flash CS4 Professional, Flash Catalyst, Flex
Framework: Flex
Servers: BlazeDS, Flash media Server Family

You can go further.