JavaFX Sightings (forked from Re: Can JavaFX do CAD?)

Fabrizio Giudici Fabrizio.Giudici at
Sun Aug 4 01:08:08 PDT 2013

On Sun, 04 Aug 2013 09:47:41 +0200, Anton Epple <toni.epple at>  

> A combination of a page describing an individual application, like the  
> one you linked here, would be one part and -more important- a page that  
> lists *all* the applications with a screenshot and a short description.  
> The latter would be important, because it's a showcase for decision  
> makers who are yet undecided if JavaFX is the right technology.
> Before that page existed for NB Platform, I had the same discussions I  
> now have for potential JavaFX projects. Developers are in doubt if the  
> technology is mature/performant/secure/whatever enough for their  
> large/unique/graphically demanding/etc. project. After they see the  
> page, they're convinced that it can be done.
> It's especially useful if you need to convince a team. Typically there's  
> at least one person in favor of a different technology (for JavaFX it's  
> typically GWT) and such a page is a great FUD-killer.


Fabrizio Giudici - Java Architect @ Tidalwave s.a.s.
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