** Hot News **SAP withdraws PowerBuilder 15!
In a surprise move this week, SAP cancelled the much anticipated
PowerBuilder 15 release and released instead PowerBuilder version 12.6. The
product announcement was made by PB product manager Sue Dunnell on the SAP
website (click here).
The new features of PB 12.6 are mainly focused on PowerBuilder Classic.
Highlights include: support for OData; 64 bit compilation (note that the IDE
is still 32 bit); and Dockable Windows. Due to the limited new feature list,
speculation in the PB Community is that SAP decided not to release PB 15 as
this would be an embarrassment after nearly 4 years since PB 12.5 was
SAP currently has no solid road-map for PB 15 and the last update for this
was in 2011. So it is unclear where SAP will take PB in the future -
especially given PB.Net`s lackluster adoption in the market place... (more)
** Hot News ** Integrated Foundation Classes ( Service Pack #3) Released!
"THE" PB Classic & Appeon Framework!(Version 220.127.116.11 - July 11, 2014)
Software Tool & Die Inc (STD) is very pleased to announce that they have
just released an updated version (18.104.22.168) of their Integrated Foundation
Class library for PowerBuilder "Classic", Appeon Web and Appeon Mobile!
The latest version contains the following updates and has been tested
with Appeon 2013R2 build 0138 using the official MR (maintenance releases)
of PowerBuilder "Classic". Testing inside of PB included Win32 (both ... (more)
** Hot News **
Airman on Amazon
Airman running on my actual iPhone.
Wow, did I ever have a great weekend! I was able to help out a friend
of mine Greg Winfield who owns Volairus - the home of the famous AIRMAN
PowerBuilder application. You might remember in the days of PocketBuilder,
the first production application built with this tool was the Airman Mobile
system deployed to NewYork city's LaGuardia Airport. I was the person who
built that application for Greg.
However, my pleasure this weekend was to allocate an E2.Medium Amazon
Cloud space and load it with the Sybase SQL... (more)
** Hot News **PowerBuilder Training - New offers from eLearnIt
eLearnIt’s entire acclaimed PowerBuilder on-demand e-Training library is
now available for a longer subscription period and at a new reduced price!
Details30% discount off of today’s triple course rate. ISUG Gold members
will be entitled to additional discounts.PowerBuilder learning modules with
hands on labs will now cost only $1600 for a one year unlimited access
subscription.eLearnIT will extend a special $800 subscription offer to all
developers who completed eLearnIT’s Core Fundamentals course within the
last 6 m... (more)
New PowerBuilder 11.5 framework version released! ** Hot News **
Software Tool & Die Inc is pleased to announce that they have released a new
version of their STD Foundation Classes for the production version of
PowerBuilder 11.5 classic. This release is based on the STD framework using
PowerBuilder 11.5.1 build 4011. PowerBuilder developers can now further enjoy
this superior framework for their mission critical applications allowing them
to dramatically accelerate their development work while maintaining superior
application performance. The framework architecture supports Win32,... (more)