Adobe Debuts Flash Builder 4.5, Advances App Development Tools in Creative Suite 5.5

Apr 12, 2011

Adobe announced that the Creative Suite 5.5 release would feature advancements in mobile application development tools, including new tooling and framework support in Flash Builder 4.5, which enables mobile app development, testing, and deployment on Android, BlackBerry Tablet OS and iOS platforms. The advancements are designed to improve workflow while allowing developers to use a single tool chain, programming language, and code base to create apps across mobile platforms.

Adobe partnered with Zend Technologies to deliver the Flash Builder 4.5 for PHP software. Combining capabilities of Flash Buildier and Zend Studio, the solution allows PHP developers to create mobile, web, and desktop rich internet applications (RIAs) in an integrated development environment.