SearchVB.com brings you Windows Developments, a monthly sampling of recent products and product news in the ever-active Windows space. These products are aimed at Visual Basic, Visual Studio and .NET developers. This month's nine featured products include a variety of database programming tools, a Visual Studio 2005 IDE enhancer and a product that helps teams visualize the requirements process.
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Category: Application Testing and Security
Security firm Aladdin Knowledge Systems has extend its Aladdin HASP application security suite to cover .NET 2.0 apps.
SlickEdit's Visual Studio 2005 add-in offers IDE improvements such as tests of regular expressions and automatic comment wrapping.
With a single line of code, Ajaxium allows developers to Ajax-enable ASP.NET 2.0 controls and applications.
Category: Database Tools
The company's DatabaseSpy 2007 lets database programmers connect to multiple databases of different types at the same time and export data to several different formats.
Dundas Chart has updated its data analysis and charting tool that taps into SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services.
Lattice Business Software has released two database programming tools -- an object-relational mapping tool and a stored procedure and code generator.
Category: Developer Life Cycle Tool
Seapine Software's latest lifecycle releases address test case management and software configuration management.
Visual Requirements, from Lucid Models Software, offers a visual look at the elements and employees involved in a project's specification.
Category: Office and Client Development
SandRibbon lets developers build Windows Forms controls that resemble the ribbon, the highly touted UI element of Office 2007.