New RIA Framework Performance Benchmark

Sean Christmann has released a new benchmark to understand the performance differences between Flex/Flash, Silverlight, and HTML/Javascript….

GUIMark is a benchmark test suite designed to compare the rendering systems of several popular UI runtimes. In general it should be able to give designers and developers a good indication of which technologies can draw complex interfaces at a smooth rate of motion. The test mostly addresses RIA technologies like Flash, Silverlight, HTML or Java, but was designed to be easily ported to any 2D GUI environment.

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