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 eight featured products include an open-source lifecycle management tool, a plug-in for bringing .NET applications to Java platforms and an Excel calculation engine for WinForms and ASP.NET apps.
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Perpetuum Software's .NET Dashboard Suite consists of two components offering a variety of gauges, charts and diagrams built on managed C# code.
SpreadsheetGear brings the functionality of Microsoft Excel to ASP.NET and Windows Forms applications. It works with .NET 1.1 or higher and integrates with Visual Studio 2005.
Category: Application Testing and Security
With WebInspect 7, SPI Dynamics has created a security product re-engineered to handle the threats and vulnerabilities of Web 2.0.
Category: Developer Life Cycle Tool
Aras Innovator 8 is an open-source lifecycle management product for .NET 2.0 applications.
JetBrains has updated its TeamCity product with Visual SourceSafe support and a Visual Studio 2005 plug-in.
Symantec has rolled out an Application Service Dashboard, which aggregates performance data from multiple sources, including .NET servers, to present an integrated view of application performance on a single screen.
Category: Database Tools
Crainiate's Objecto 1.0 lets developers create n-tier data classes that, through object persistence, keep an application's assemblies in sync with its underlying database.
Category: Tools and Platforms
Mainsoft's Grasshopper 2.0 enables ASP.NET 2.0 applications written in C# to be deployed on Java-enabled platforms.