Increased demand on enhanced web-users experience together with interactive software development evolved into appearance of Rich Internet Applications (RIAs). RIAs, according to Adobe definition, are applications that combine improved user interface and functionality of desktop software, accessibility and low-cost deployment of Web-based applications and the best of interactive, multimedia communication.
Compared to standard HTML-based applications, RIAs empower your business with solutions that are more:
Consistent – unlike HTML applications that often need several pages reloads for an action completion, RIAs enable seamless and interactively controlled stages transitions that do not distract users from an action end goal.
Targeted – RIAs technologies give excellent background for development of compelling user interfaces that are completely focused on your and your customers needs, having the application design optimized for the purpose it serves.
Responsive – Due to specific technologies used, RIAs simplify complex processes (like registration or purchasing), save bandwidth and perform considerably faster than traditional Web applications, thus enhancing customers’ online engagement, guidance and feedback.
Intelligent – Dynamically adjusting their behavior by capturing, maintaining and using of contextual information, RIAs interactively deliver users exactly what they need and greatly reduce their workload, time and effort spent on targeted actions performance, acting as intelligent customers’ assistants rather than mere tools