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Professional Adobe® Flex® 3 by Joe Berkovitz, David Hassoun, Andrew Trice, Tom Sugden, Todd Prekaski, Jun Heider, Peter Ent, Joseph Balderson

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Chapter 26. Flash Integration

Prior to the release of Flex 2 and Flash Player 9, ActionScript developers used mostly the Flash IDE for coding Flash platform rich Internet applications (RIAs). The release of Flash Player 9 with ActionScript 3.0, combined with Flex 2 (and now Flex 3) allows for a much more robust RIA development workflow. Flex Builder has, in large part, assumed the role of ActionScript 3.0 development for the Flash Platform. Despite this, Adobe Flash CS3 can still play an integral part in the development of any Flex application.

In this chapter, you will learn how Flash and its associated workflow can be integrated into the development of any Flex project.

Flash Platform Development Workflows

Development workflows are mostly about tools: the ends requiring you to use them, the ease at which you can integrate them, and the manner in which you achieve those ends. Some of the possible ...

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