[thelist] interactive charting

John Dowdell jdowdell at adobe.com
Tue Oct 3 12:30:56 CDT 2006

John DeStefano wrote:
> Are there any preexisting efforts or applications that
> graph or chart data (time vs. bandwidth channel), and make the chart
> interactive so it zooms in on click and allows a user to choose an
> open slot?

I'm not sure I can yet visualize what you're seeking... type of chart 
(fever, bar, pie, etc)... type of data source (web service, inline data, 
form-based, etc)... type of interactions ("zoom in" sounds like some 
type of drilldown, or maybe it's a timeline expansion, etc).

Am I correctly understanding that you have all the serverside data 
generation and request handling already taken care of, and that you're 
just looking for some types of clientside charting of this data, in each 
user's browser?

If so, then the richest charting I know of is in Adobe Flex 2... samples 
can be tested on this page, under the "Charts" category:

Or maybe you were looking for a literal "zoom in" timeline slider, like 



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