ET SIG: Next Generation of Rich Client Solutions



  • The Monthly Meeting of the Emerging Technology SIG


    Join us at SDForum’s Emerging Tech SIG on Tuesday, December 14 when Luke Birdeau (of General Interface, now Tibco) gives us the latest on the next generation of rich client solutions.

    The Internet is rapidly moving into its next phase of evolution. Concurrent with the dominant trend towards service-oriented architectures on the server side, a new generation of presentation tier capabilities called "rich clients" are enabling companies to deliver the look, feel and performance of desktop installed software solutions that far surpass the limits of HTML while retaining the best of the Web's centralized application management and distribution characteristics.

    At our December meeting of the Emerging Tech SIG, we’ll look at a leading rich client solution from TIBCO Software Inc. that leverages existing browser technology to enable feature rich, high performance applications. Case studies from EBay, the pharmaceutical industrPresentation Overview

    y and the US Department of Defense will be discussed.


    About the Presenter

    Luke Birdeau, Sr. Engineer for TIBCO

    Luke Birdeau, Sr. Engineer for TIBCO(R) General Interface will be presenting. Prior to TIBCO Software Inc, Luke was Sr. Engineer for General Interface Corp. (acquired by TIBCO Software Inc. in October of 2004). Luke is an industry leader in the field of graphical user interfaces for web-based applications.


    Event Logistics


    Cubberley Community Center
    4000 Middlefield Road, Room H-1


    7:00 - 7:20 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments / Pizza
    7:20 - 9:00 p.m. Presentation


    $15 at the door for non-SDForum members
    No charge for SDForum members
    Please call 408.494.8378 for student memberships
    No registration required

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