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KAAZING was the first organization delivering formal, instructor-led HTML5 and WebSocket training globally back in 2008. Since then, we have trained thousands of web developers and engineers on the latest best practices and techniques for building state of the art Web and mobile applications. Today, we still remain very active in educating the web development community at all skill levels. Earlier this year, we launched two new intermediate to advanced level courses for web developers focused on new best practices and techniques for modern Web and mobile app development using open-source tools, and developing secure, real-time networked Web and mobile applications. Richard Clark, Head of Global Training at KAAZING, will be teaching a 1-day beginner level JavaScript course at the HTML5 Developers Conference in San Francisco on May 19 from 9am-4pm. This course is called... (more)

Five Signs You Need HTML5 WebSockets

Here is the recording of the second WebCast in our 3-part series: 5 Signs You Need HTML5 WebSockets. If you missed the first one you can watch it here: Web Communication Revolution: an Overview of HTML5 WebSockets. ... (more)

Why Should the Internet of Things Be Central to Your IT Strategy?

Not since the Web began has there been an era of disruption like the one ushered in by the Internet of Things. An IoT connected world is fast becoming a reality that promises to link our homes and business and improve efficiency. By the year 2020, the number of Things connected to the Internet will be 6X the number of humans. With the explosive growth of connected things, an IoT world brings both tremendous risks and enormous opportunities. Join KAAZING and Gigaom Research for “The Internet of Things: Making it Happen in Your Business,” a free analyst roundtable webinar on Tuesday... (more)

Akamai's Vision of the Web Embraces WebSockets

In his recent blog post, SPDY and WebSocket Support at Akamai Stephen Ludin (pictured), chief product architect talks about Akamai’s vision of the Web. Stephen discusses that at the 2012 Santa Clara Velocity conference Akamai announced upcoming SPDY and WebSocket support. He talks about the performance improvements SPDY and WebSocket bring to the table, about the possible combination of the two technologies, and points to Kaazing’s demos to showcase how the WebSocket technology is pushing the interactive web to new exciting frontiers. Head over to Akamai’s blog to read the full p... (more)

A Step-by-Step Tutorial of Building a Simple Peer-to-Peer WebSocket App – Part 6

In Part 1, we looked at the completed application, then reviewed the starting code in Part 2. In Part 3 we created a WebSocket connection and started sending and receiving messages in Part 4. In Part 5 we solved the problem of hearing back the echo of the same messages we were sending to the other clients. In this part, we’ll add an image to our app. As we interact with the slider, the size of the image will change with it. If you haven’t followed the previous steps, you can start from Task 13 by pointing your browser to the Task 12 state of the tutorial: http://jsfiddle.net/R... (more)