Part 3 of this blog series analyzed the ever-evolving user interface (UI) and visualization technologies, and related approaches of Microsoft and other independent software vendors (ISVs). Lawson Smart Office and IFS’ Project Aurora (including the first Project's delivery, IFS Enterprise Explorer [IEE]) were described.
Shedding Some "Northern Star" Light on IEE
For IEE IFS uses Microsoft
product is written in Java and AJAX UI technologies, just note that this navigation mode is technology-agnostic. A Webcom’s user can be a seller of categories like: Software, Hardware, and Services. If a potential buyer clicks on Hardware, then the system will open up the subcategories like Servers and Printers. By further clicking on Servers, then the options can be Web Servers, Storage Servers, File Servers, and so on. While the user is navigating, the system creates at the top of the screen