Matthias Zellar of Adobe, took second place with Using Adobe Flex to Build Rich Internet Applications on Top of Enterprise Services. Matthias’ demo extends the demo he presented at SAP TechEd ’06, “Exposing Web Services in ABAP, by enriching an ABAP web service with an Adobe Flex-based user interface. In the demo, Matthias activated a web service of the popular sample flight database. He then consumed the web service with the Adobe Flex Builder IDE and developed a dynamic data grid. Finally, Matthias compiled and ran the application in the Internet Explorer browser.
By Ben Watson
September 13, 2006