SearchWinDevelopment.com.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 .NET developers and architects. This month's 10 featured products include rich-text editors for Web development, an update to TeamCity and a server for bringing ASP.NET to WinCE apps.
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Category: Client Application Development
VantagePoint WPF Controls provide UI components such as sliders and buttons for highly graphical Windows Presentation Foundation development.
Category: Components and Controls
The company has added a WYSIWYG rich-text editor for its ASP.NET development tool and improved its spell checker. Components for Silverlight and WPF are now available, too.
Category: Database Tools
TulaSoft's SQL Examiner Suite 2008 offers two synchronization products for database developers and managers. One targets schema; the other, data sets.
EntitySpaces provides a persistence layer and business objects for applications that target.NET 2.0 or above. A recent build adds a Join syntax to numerous components.
Category: Developer Life Cycle Tools
TeamCity 3.0 offers automatic hanging-build detection and a tool for catching duplicate code snippets. There's also a free version for companies with fewer than 20 user accounts.
NConstruct, a RAD tool for generating .NET applications, was recently released. It has additional database support (Oracle 9i, 10g; Microsoft Access) and supports Telerik UI components for Web client building.
Clarius Consulting's free T4 Editor integrates the design-time experience of Microsoft's Text Templating Transformation Toolkit directly into Visual Studio 2005 or 2008.
Category: Mobile Application Development
OpenNETCF Consulting's Pararn is an ASP.NET Web server that runs under Windows CE 5.0 and 6.0. It is installed as a managed assembly.
Category: Web Application Development
The company's Web.UI for ASP.NET now includes a component editor and an Ajax-enabled spell checker tool.