Macromedia Breeze is positioned in the "visionary" quadrant in Gartner's 2004
Magic Quadrant report on Web conferencing. With Breeze, Macromedia is
delivering the first rich Web communication system, allowing organizations to
communicate, collaborate, and train via a single, easy-to-use, integrated
solution that includes everything from live meetings to on-demand
"We're very pleased to be recognized by Gartner after being on the market for
only one year," said Tom Hale, general manager, Macromedia. "Breeze is
redefining Web conferencing by offering a breadth of capabilities for live
and on-demand presentations, customizability, and extensibility. Customers
are adopting Breeze because it provides a unique and useful solution for
Breeze uses the \Macromedia Flash Player, already installed on more than 98
percent of browsers, to d... (more)
VitalStream, Inc. (OTCBB: VSTH), a streaming media solutions and content
delivery network provider, announced support for the newly launched
Macromedia Flash 8 Player, offering enhanced video components to deliver
interactive, rich media content through its reliable and secure content
delivery network (CDN).
VitalStream worked closely with Macromedia to develop the Macromedia Flash
Video Streaming Service, powered by VitalStream, leading the market as the
first Macromedia partner to offer streaming services for Flash Video. As the
founding member of the Macromedia Flash Video Str... (more)
"When will it be time to bring our tools to Linux?" chief software architect
Kevin Lynch and his colleagues at Macromedia, Inc., have been asking
The answer, he said this week at Macromedia's latest "FlashForward"
conference - the 11th of its kind - is right now.
First to emerge, thinks Lynch, would be optimizations allowing Flash MX to
work with Wine. Then if all went smoothly with that, next would come a Linux
version of Flash MX - and eventually of Macromedia's other market-leading
This move would parallel Macromedia's introduction of "Flex" to w... (more)
Flash video, which enables companies to deliver custom branded video
experiences directly in their Web site, is beginning to sweep the Web.
With Flash video interactive content can be delivered across a
high-performance, reliable content delivery network to Macromedia Flash
Player. This means that approximately 500 million Web users - the installed
base of Flash Player - can in turn immediately experience the video content
without downloading special plug-ins or media players.
Macromedia has set up here a "Flash Video Gallery" containing additional
Examples abo... (more)
Integration New Media (INM) now offers online product information and support
material in German for Impressario! Impressario, the latest Director Xtra
from INM, enables seamless integration of PDF documents into Director with a
very high degree of ease and flexibility.
This new step aims as much to help developers select the right product, as to
provide easier access to key information and tools for German-speaking
developers. Online product information, user manual, specifications,
comparison charts, and tech notes as well as behaviors and toolbars are now
available in German. ... (more)