Macromedia Flex presentation server provides a familiar, standards-based programming framework for delivering the presentation tier of Rich Internet Applications (RIA). Flex boosts ROI by improving the end-user experience, delivers enterprise-class capabilities, and embraces existing tools, workflows, and infrastructure.
The Flex presentation server is designed to help enterprise development teams deliver solutions in scenarios where traditional page-based HTML applications often fail. Examples include online product selection, e-commerce checkout, visual data dashboards, or business process automation applications (i.e.: order processing) that streamline operations. Flex is an enterprise server product and includes Flex Builder, Macromedia’s IDE for Flex application development.