About Chart FX for Java 6.5

An advanced charting solution for Java.

Chart FX for Java is a 100% Java component that uses JSP technology to produce charts in a variety of formats: PNG, JPEG, SVG and FLASH. Chart FX for Java 6.5 was developed using JDK 1.4 and supports J2EE 1.3 and J2SE 1.4. Chart FX for Java 6.5 is available as a Server-side Bean that runs on most popular Java Application Servers, with features like Borders, Gradients, Alpha Blending, Anti-aliasing and Transparency and easy data population from JDBC, XML, Text Files, API and other popular data sources. Chart FX for Java includes a designer, which is a stand-alone tool to set the visual attributes of the chart, and a Resource Center containing the Programmers Guide, the Javadoc API and hundreds of samples. Please, note that there is another version available of Chart FX for Java, Chart FX 7 for Java that is intended to be used by Java 1.5+ users.

Chart FX for Java is a 100% Java component that uses your J2EE application server and JSP technology to produce charts in a variety of formats: PNG, JPEG, SVG and FLASH. Additionally, Chart FX for Java will produce Active Charts, in the form of, for example a .NET component. With Chart FX for Java, developers can exploit the power and reliability of Java-based servers while providing a gratifying and dynamic experience to the greatly dominated Windows desktop environment. Chart FX for Java 6.5 was developed using JDK 1.4 and supports J2EE 1.3 and J2SE 1.4 Please, note that there is another version available of Chart FX for Java, Chart FX 7 for Java that is intended to be used by Java 1.5+ users.

Chart FX for Java preserves the familiarity, ease-of-use, scalability, drilldown capabilities, bitstreaming and auto-browser detection, as well as all the other features you've come to appreciate.

Chart FX for Java adds many new features, such as:

  • Available as Server-side Bean
  • Visual Attributes such as Borders, Gradients, Alpha Blending, Anti-aliasing and Transparency
  • Runs on most popular Java Application Servers, for example IBM WebSphere, Apache Tomcat, BEA WebLogic, SunONE, Oracle AS, Macromedia JRun, etc.
  • Runs in "headless" mode

Chart FX for Java Designer

Chart FX for Java Designer is a stand-alone chart template generator. Using this tool, you can create XML files containing all the visual attributes you desire for your chart. Once you have configured these settings in a familiar design-time environment, you can export the settings as XML and later import them into your charts using the import method.

Chart FX for Java Easy to Code & Integrate

Easy to Code & Integrate - We strive to provide our customers with the easiest, yet most advanced ways of integrating charting into their application with minimal development. That is why Chart FX features a wizard that will assist in the generation of the charts, and show the potential of this tool. To facilitate the process even more, Chart FX also provides an interactive programmer’s guide that will get you accustomed with Chart FX through hundreds of samples and comprehensive explanations.

Chart FX for Java Internet Capabilities

nternet Capabilities - Developers can easily maximize their web applications potentials with Chart FX’s many internet enabled features. Among these features, the ability to bit-stream directly to a browser, a Web Forms enabled component (.NET version), JSP support (Java version), auto browser detection and response, server component, and drill-down capabilities.

Chart FX for Java Chart Population

Chart Population - Chart FX supports a vast variety of data population methods, including, passing data directly through the API, Dataset Binding (ADO.NET-.NET version, JDBC-Java version), XML Files, Collections, Arrays, Arrays of Arrays, Text Files.

Chart FX for Java Enhanced User Interface

Enhanced User Interface - Chart FX provides end-user chart customization through intuitive menus, dialogs and toolbars. Through its enhanced interface, users can export the charts to a variety of formats, as well as store changes to a particular chart for future sessions, maximizing the usability and readability of your application’s charts at the end-user level.

Chart FX for Java Visual Attributes

Visual Attributes - With over 20 different chart types, customizable legends, ready-to-use color palettes, multiple and customizable axes, annotation objects, per-marker attributes, gridlines, background images, image borders and many other visual features, Chart FX allows you to create some of the most visually appealing charts in just minutes.

Comprehensive Support - As always, Software FX, Inc. is committed to providing the best possible support for all our products. With an extensive knowledge base, online articles, personalized support, newsgroups and more, you will find everything you need to know to quickly integrate Chart FX into your application.