Customer Spotlight: All Access

November 17, 2021

Being called upon to provide staging and production services for The Voice, America’s Got Talent, Dancing with the Stars, and stadium tours for the likes of The Rolling Stones creates expectations to deliver a world-class experience. Whether it is TV, a tour, a festival, corporate events, or crazy rooftop parties the bar is set at…

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Customer Spotlight: Accurate Staging

November 8, 2021

As Los Angeles, CA-based Accurate Staging likes to say “We make it happen!”. And that’s exactly what the company does. From Super Bowl parties to music festivals, and awards shows to car shows, Accurate designs and fabricates stages, structures, and sets for every component in entertainment, production, and touring since 2001. Look no further than…

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Customer Spotlight: Expressway Cinema Rentals

October 12, 2021

Meet Expressway Cinema Rentals With a tagline of “Rent. Hire. Create.”, Expressway is “a provider of expert lighting and camera support for the creative community.” Under the surface, however, Expressway has a deeper mission to help grow production infrastructure in smaller markets. Expressway works with local film commissions to build robust production operations. And with…

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Automatic Error Reports / Client Detection

January 17, 2012

I’m usually a pretty sound sleeper, but not the night of a release.  Last night was no exception with the release of 4.4.14.  My son…

Flash vs. HTML 5

January 17, 2012

Note: This article is about the Adobe Flex SDK, not Flex Rental Manager. Adobe seems to be in a state of crisis: not along ago…

Big SWF'in

January 16, 2012

This morning Devon noticed a problem loading the Flex SWF (the Flash workbench) on one of our customer systems.  It seemed to stop at about…

The Pitfalls of Property Expressions

January 16, 2012

After releasing Flex 4.4, we started noticing some fairly serious performance slow downs when loading lists of invoices, quotes, or pull sheets.  It doesn’t happen…

Welcome to the Engineering Blog

January 16, 2012

As work on our high availability architecture heats up and Flex continues to grow, we thought it was time to start an informal blog where…