|By Jeremy Geelan||
|February 23, 2008 02:45 AM EST||
Chris Schalk, developer evangelist for Google
1. How can I make AJAX applications that easily go offline? (i.e. can work easily and in a similar manner when not connected to the Internet.)
4. How do make a secure AJAX application? (or what are the best practices to mitigate security problems in AJAX applications?)
5. When will AJAX development finally be easy?
John Crupi, CTO of JackBe:
1. How significant is Enterprise Mashups to you (your customers)?
2. Is AJAX commoditized or will it be soon?
3. Will AJAX be standardized in the form of widget APIs or declarative markup?
4. Is AJAX being challenged by new innovations like Silverlight and JavaFX?
5. What's the biggest browser limitation to AJAX?
Joshua Gertzen, lead developer of the ThinWire AJAX Framework
1. What are some viable strategies for preforming unit/stress testing on an AJAX Application?
2. At what point do developers need to be concerned about client-side code exposing sensitive "how-to" code?
5. Is AJAX about more than just web development? Should we be campaigning to replace all desktop apps with an AJAX equivalent?
Kevin Hakman, co-founder of TIBCO General Interface:
1. Will AJAX standards emerge and succeed? Where’s the potential value and to who?
2. What’s the difference between a mashup and a composite application?
3. On what timeline will AJAX skills become commoditized like HTML skills became?
4. What would you like to see in the next releases of IE, Safari, and Firefox.
5. Will Webkit dominate mobile devices, (aka is Opera still relevant?)
Andre Charland, co-founder of Nitobi
JOIN IN THE DISCUSSION: What would your questions be: please add them here.
AJAXWorld 2008 East Call for Papers Is Closing Shortly!
Participants' Biographies in Brief:
Chris Schalk is developer evangelist for Google.
John Crupi is CTO of JackBe Corporation. As CTO he is entrusted with understanding market forces and business drivers to drive JackBe's technical vision and strategy.
Coach Wei is founder and CTO of Nexaweb (www.nexaweb.com), developers of the leading software platform for building and deploying Web 2.0 and AJAX applications.
Joshua Gertzen is lead developer of the ThinWire AJAX Framework.
Kevin Hakman is co-founder of TIBCO General Interface Enterprise AJAX Toolkit, and Director of Evangelism for TIBCO Software.
Andre Charland, co-founder of Nitobi., is also co-author of Enterprise AJAX (Prentice Hall).
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