Rich Internet applications (RIAs) represent the next wave in the evolution of web applications, as they promise the richness, interactivity, and usability lacking in many of today’s web applications. However, as with any technological innovation, with the new opportunities come new challenges to be negotiated. What are the business benefits of adopting RIA, and what are the risks?
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context to carry out common shopping cart transactions These limitations arise from the design model of traditional web applications. Users go through a series of steps and confirm the order, but when they cannot change the quantity, color, etc. in the final step, they abandon the order. Also, the traditional web application design methodology does not give retailers the option to cross-sell or up-sell other items, as the purchase flow gets disturbed in the page-by-page checkout process. As broadband