Macromedia MAX 2004

MAX 2004 Sponsors

Thank you to all the MAX 2004 Sponsors whose contribution helped make MAX a rousing success. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at future MAX events, please email

Gold Sponsors

PayPaleBay Developers Program eBay Stores

eBay is The World's Online Marketplace(tm) with more than 114 million members around the world. The eBay Developers Program makes it easy for developers to create Web sites and applications that integrate with eBay. The PayPal Developer Network enables Web developers to easily integrate PayPal into their sites to send and receive payments for goods and services. eBay Stores - an easy-to-use e-commerce solution with access to millions of buyers. eBay Stores makes it easy for serious sellers to maximize their business on eBay with a permanent customizable presence on the site.

Silver Sponsors


DoubleClick is the leading provider of solutions for advertising agencies, marketers and web publishers to plan, execute and analyze their marketing programs. DoubleClick's marketing solutions - - online advertising, search engine marketing, affiliate marketing, email marketing, database marketing, data management and marketing resource management -- help clients yield the highest return on their marketing dollar. In addition, the company's marketing analytics tools help clients measure performance within and across channels.  DoubleClick Inc. has global headquarters in New York City and maintains 22 offices around the world.

Founded in 1997 as a ColdFusion hosting provider, HostMySite has since developed into the true leader in service oriented ColdFusion Hosting.  Businesses all around the world trust HostMySite to deliver unrivaled expertise in ColdFusion, ASP.NET, SQL Server 2000 hosting, and to provide safe haven for mission critical websites and applications.  In response to incredible word of mouth growth, HostMySite has recently opened a second carrier-class datacenter capable of hosting thousands of servers.  Anyone requiring mission critical hosting services should contact HostMySite 24/7/365 by visiting us on the web at


Symbian creates and licenses Symbian OS™, the operating system that powers the most popular smartphones on the market today. Symbian OS is based on open technology standards to enable the widest possible choice of smartphones, applications, content and services for network operator, consumer and enterprise customers. 

VitalStream, Inc.

VitalStream, Inc. provides integrated content delivery services enabling businesses to broadcast digital media to worldwide audiences via the Internet. VitalStream and Macromedia teamed to combine the most widely available media player with VitalStream's award-winning content delivery network. The result of this alliance is Macromedia® Flash(tm) Video Streaming Service (FVSS), powered by VitalStream, the most efficient way to deploy on-demand and live Flash video. Contact 800-254-7554 or for more information.

Macromedia Press

Macromedia Press offers expert training straight from the source written by the industry's top developer and design experts. Our books include step-by-step project-based tutorials in the Training from the Source series, comprehensive reference guides in the Demystified Series, developer Construction Kits, Certification Study Guides, and Visual QuickStart Guides.

Bronze Sponsors


activePDF is a leading provider of PDF creation, conversion and development tools for Windows, offering the ability to dynamically create PDF from over 280 file types, including HTML, as well as numerous PDF manipulation features (stamping, stitching, securing, appending, splitting, form-filling PDF and more). activePDF products offer exceptional functionality at a fraction of the cost of comparable solutions. You can find more information at

Avenue A Razorfish

Avenue A/Razorfish helps clients use the online channel to build one-to-one relationships with their customers – ranging from consumers and business customers, to partners and employees. Our interactive solutions are entrenched in deep technology, rigorous analytics, and a rich understanding of customer needs. Our capabilities include award-winning media planning and buying, search engine marketing, customer targeting and profiling, world-class creative, user-centered design, implementation of Web-based systems and integrated marketing programs.

DataDirect Technologies

DataDirect Technologies offers the most comprehensive, proven line of data connectivity components available anywhere. Developers worldwide depend on DataDirect Technologies to connect their applications to an unparalleled range of data sources using standards-based interfaces such as ODBC, JDBC and ADO.NET, as well as cutting-edge XML query technologies.

FuseTalk(tm) Inc.

FuseTalk(tm) Inc. is the leading provider of online collaboration applications for Macromedia ColdFusion. Its product, FuseTalk, is the ideal solution for delivering a robust, rich environment for building online communities through powerful multiple forums across departments, partners and distributed locations.

Holcomb Enterprises

Holcomb Enterprises is a full service Value-Added Reseller and Systems Integrator.   We are a total solution facilitator for Software Database Development; Network Configuration, Installation and Maintenance (Novell NetWare, NT, OS/2, Linux, SCO and UNIX); Wireless and Thin Client Networks; Telephony; Voice-over-IP; Voice Recognition; Accounting; Data Translations; Custom Software; Custom Hardware; and Business development and technology integration.  We bring business skills and technology know-how to Medical, Legal, Energy, and Financial Institutions as well as Manufacturers.

Interactive Multimedia Solutions

Interactive Multimedia Solutions, Inc. is a multimedia software and solutions company focused on developing and delivering innovative software solutions that allow for the seamless integration of interactive animated talking digital characters as part of multimedia presentations for marketing, Interactive training, entertainment, and kiosk systems to be delivered via the web or as part of a DVD/CD-ROM.


Infommersion, Inc. develops software products that empower everyday users to access, present and share information in a manner that is uniquely rich and interactive. The company's flagship product, Xcelsius (COMDEX best of software winner), allows business users to convert Excel spreadsheets into visually stunning, interactive reports and dashboards with Flash-based animation.

InterAKT Online

InterAKT Online is the leading company that creates Dreamweaver MX 2004 extensions. Our flagship product - MX Kollection - transforms Dreamweaver MX into a better tool that includes all the features a dynamic web developer needs. Find more about InterAKT and its professional web tools at: is an award-winning education provider of Hands-On Training™ instructional books, CD-based video training, self-paced online learning, and events for creative designers, instructors, students, and hobbyists. Since 1997, has been helping people learn to use fundamental design principles along with the latest software, technologies, and techniques to communicate more effectively in print, on the Web, and through motion graphics.


Molecular, Inc, a technology consulting firm, designs and builds Internet-based solutions to help companies increase revenues and decrease operating costs. For over 10 years, Molecular has directed successful web initiatives for the nation’s top companies, including Staples, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Fidelity Investments and Analog Devices. Molecular is located in Watertown, Massachusetts.

MultiAd Builder

MultiAd® Creator Sever is the ultimate development application for automated document construction, layout, and modification, or high-volume distribution. This document-processing engine can be controlled by a customized interface developed in applications such as Macromedia Director for a single-user, CD-based environment or Macromedia Dreamweaver for a multi-threaded, online solution.

NEC System Technologies

NEC System Technologies integrates cutting edge IT platform software technology and systems integration technology to provide customers with a solution that best fits their business requirements. With "iBizBlock", our latest business use components providing Gantt chart, multi-line grid functionality and more for Flex, we realize the efficiency of application software development for Flex.


PaperThin's award-winning CommonSpot Content Server delivers complete Web content management. Browser-based 'anywhere publishing' empowers organizations to efficiently create, manage and publish dynamic Web content within a controlled environment. Affordable, out-of-the box tools enable rapid development. Best of all, CommonSpot's ColdFusion-based architecture is scalable, extensible and customizable. Learn more at

Pomeroy IT Solutions

Pomeroy IT Solutions understands the unique challenges a business faces, especially with today's economy. We offer our customers complete solutions that reduce their overall IT costs - thereby allowing them to re-invest in their core businesses. By combining the right people, strategy and technologies, Pomeroy is able to provide customers with increased efficiencies, decreased costs, and the ability to maximize their existing IT investments.

Remotesite Training

RemoteSite Training, a division of Software Medium, is the largest MATP and Breeze Reseller in North America. Specializing in Macromedia and Security Software, RST currently serves customers across all markets.  Software Medium and RST combined are unique in the market with their ability to offer clients software, consulting and training from one single resource. 

Speedera Networks

Speedera Networks, Inc. is a leading global provider of distributed application hosting and content delivery services. Speedera is the only global provider of hosted Flash Streaming services, based on Macromedia's Flash Communications Server, for unmatched user experience, global market reach, lower costs, scalability on demand, and faster deployment.


StoreFront, the world's most popular e-commerce platform, powers over 45,000 online stores worldwide. Flexible, customizable, and feature rich, StoreFront offers powerful solutions for small merchants and high volume sellers. In addition to its award-winning software, StoreFront offers design, development, payments, hosting, and marketing services - providing a true end to end solution. Visit to learn more.

Texas Instruments

TI, leading manufacturer of wireless semiconductors, provides silicon, software and 15 years of wireless systems expertise for all cellular communications and wireless connectivity standards. TI technology is driving 2.5G and 3G phones with its TCS chipsets and OMAP™ application processors. TI makes wireless personal, intelligent and seamless.

For 6 years, has leveraged Macromedia products to help clients build exciting e-Learning experiences. Incorporating Flash Communication Server, Flash MX 2004 Component Architecture and Contribute, our Educator RIA product represents an exciting new class of systems - the EEMS (Educational Experience Management System). See it in action at MAX 2004 and witness enriching, engaging and evolved e-Learning experiences!


Verity enables organizations to maximize the return on their intellectual capital investment. The company's intellectual capital management (ICM) solutions provide: integrated search, classification, recommendation, monitoring and analytics across enterprise information; question and answer interfaces for online self-service; content capture content and forms-driven process automation.

Universal Mind, Inc.

Universal Mind, Inc. is a boutique professional service and authorized training organization, focusing on Macromedia rapid application development solutions. Our expertise encompasses ColdFusion, Breeze, Flex and our own Content Management Solution - Substance (TM) .

Webcore Technologies

Founded in 1997, Webcore Technologies  provides fast, reliable ColdFusion, ASP, ASP.NET, and SQL 2000 hosting services in both dedicated and shared environments. Our support staff is knowledgeable in Windows, Linux and Cisco environments. Webcore's in-house tier 1 data center located in downtown Austin, TX and contains fully redundant power, HVAC and connectivity.

Media Sponsors

Media Temple

(mt) Media Temple, Inc. is an industry-leading, privately held web hosting and software application services company based in Los Angeles, California. Since 1998, our company has provided businesses worldwide with reliable, professional-class network environments to host websites, email, business applications, and other web related content. We are a friendly, accessible group of "technology agnostic" engineers, digital artists, and business developers focused on making our company successful and adding value to the services we provide.


ColdFusion Developer’s Journal is the only magazine aimed specifically at Webmasters and Web application developers using the fast-evolving comprehensive Internet platform, ColdFusion, offered by Macromedia, Inc.  Featuring top writers like Web guru and bestselling author Ben Forta, CFDJ brings in-depth perspectives, features, columns, book excerpts and guest editorials from pace makers and thought leaders in the Web development community.

MX Developer’s Journal is the world’s first magazine focused on the transformation of Web interactions into great digital experiences – and into great business – using the Studio MX integrated family of tool, server, and client technologies from Macromedia, including Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, FreeHand, ColdFusion, and Director .


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