What does the Future Client/UI look like? What should you start considering
now in your application design?
Like with any new buzzword, I'm sure your boss comes to you and says, "Our
site needs to be responsive… We are losing business — make it happen!"
Response Web Design is all about coding once and allowing the browser
display version of the web page based on what the user is doing or using.
Neer will talk about what Responsive Web Design really is and how it will
affect your enterprise website.
We have been hearing for years that we need to modernize our user interface
by getting rid of the green screens and using GUIs. That might have worked a
few years ago, but the world has changed - again. Users are no longer
satisfied with the "putting lipstick on a pig" approach. Their experiences
with their own personal computers, tablets, phones, etc. have caused them to
raise the bar. They now demand a completely new User Experience.
The green screen may be dead, but graphical user interfaces bring with them
their own set of issues. Because of their flexibility, a set of GUIbased
programs in an application written by different programmers, each with their
own opinion and style, can be even more difficult to understand, use, and
navigate than the old green screens. But do user interface standards appear