I wrote up my impressions of the Flash Communication Server here:
It's a feast for the Macromedia community, which is still digesting the latest Flash and ColdFusion offerings: a programmable streaming-media toolkit, a distributed event system, a collaboration framework, a persistence engine, and a real-time gateway that can deliver Web services to the desktop. [ Full story at InfoWorld.com]
Mike Chambers will be stress-testing an app tomorrow, should be an interesting event. As I mentioned in my story, although streaming audio/video is the headline feature, the multiway event broadcasting and persistence engine are really intriguing.
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