Flash Builder and Flash Catalyst: The New Workflow (May 2010)
As you probably know, developing a Rich Internet Application is not always an easy task to do. There are several aspects to keep in mind. One of the key aspects is the project workflow. Not every application will have the same workflow applied to it during its creation. A lot of it depends on the size of the project, whether or not you need to connect your application to some kind of back end technology, how many people you are working with and, let’s not forget this one, how the application is designed. This book teaches you the new workflow for the Flash platform. It gives an overview of the technologies involved and provides you with real-world project examples and best-practice guidelines to get from design to implementation with the tools at hand. Includes many examples, focuses on real-world situationsand covers designer and developer workflow.
What you’ll learn
- Use the new workflow from design to implementation.
- Learn best practices for Flex development.
- Determine the right tools for the job.
- Gain basic knowledge of Flash Catalyst.
- Gain basic knowledge of Flash Builder 4.
Who this book is for
This book is intended for people that want to understand how design and development are brought closer together with Flash Catalyst and Flash Builder 4. Although it can be quite helpful to already have some basic knowledge of Flex, the book will provide you with an overview of the main features and lots of coding examples that are explained in detail.