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Flex is an RIA (Rich Internet Application) development environment that provides several useful business capabilities – consuming XML files and web services and displaying data grids and charts. I have been working with Flex to provide a business dashboard application that will allow Openbravo business users to gain insight into their operational data in a simple, intuitive way.

The demo below (click the image to play flash demo) shows an early version of the dashboard. The data in the dashboard is read from XML files, which were created using Pentaho’s ETL tool (Kettle). I made the dashboard as generic as possible so that it would be straight-forward to use it with other open source ERP applications.



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