Anderson Software Group at Devoxx

The Anderson Software Group, Inc. was proud to participate in Devoxx in November 2015 in Antwerp, Belgium. In our session we show how JavaFX binding makes desktop client application development easier and faster to develop. If you were not able to attend our session, you can view it in its entirety here. Enjoy!

Adding In-Place Editing to a JavaFX Pie Chart

Our previous post described how to animate a Pie Chart wedge. Once you have access to the wedge’s node, you can add effects (perhaps a drop shadow effect to highlight), animation (as shown), or display a selected wedge’s value in a separate label. Here, we’ll show you how to add in-place editing to our example […]

Adding Animation to a JavaFX Pie Chart

JavaFX includes an extensive Chart package with eight different charts to visualize data. Seven of these are XY-type charts that plot data in a grid, such as a line chart and bar chart. The eighth chart is a pie chart, which is suitable for visualizing market share data and displays the relative percentage of a […]

Using JavaFX in a NetBeans Application – Part 2

Part 1 discussed how to use JavaFX to visualize data and other content in a NetBeans Platform application window. We showed you how to create JavaFX content from a TopComponent using FXML and a FXML controller class. In this post we describe the communication strategies you can use when integrating JavaFX content within a TopComponent […]

Using JavaFX in a NetBeans Application – Part 1

We like the idea of visualizing application data with JavaFX. JavaFX makes it easy to add effects such as drop shadows, background gradients, and reflection to window content. You can also apply animations to rotate, scale, fade in or out, and move JavaFX elements. And, JavaFX is a viable solution if your visualization requirements include […]