Macromedia announced Flex 2 product line. Under this product line, following products would come:-
- Macromedia Flash Player 8.5 with ActionScript 3
- Macromedia Flex Framework 2 – based on ActionScript 3
- Macromedia Flex Charting Components 2 – more extensible and customizable
- Macromedia Flex Builder 2 – an eclipse based tool or plug-in
- Macromedia Flex Enterprise Services 2
More details can be found on official press-release-statement and on an article by David Wadhwani (VP, Macromedia Flex).
This is an exciting news and shows how open Macromedia is getting with community.
Keep watching and get notified for a public alpha (the earliest public release ever of a Macromedia product) of Flex 2 product line, to be released on October 17, 2005 during MAX conference, which I would be attending this time.