Definition of RIA, the Rich Internet Application
Rich Internet Application is defined as;
- use of a high-performance runtime for code, content and communications.
- integration of media types (for instance; video in the same window).
- a common object model for these multimedia services.
- ability to use and add components, for development efficiency.
- XML data communications with servers.
- online/offline transparency.
- friendly to various browsers, operating systems, devices.