Exploring the new DevExpress Universal 2013 v13.2 release
NET developers and contains all development components provides by DevExpress. With DevExpress Universal you can build applications for Windows, Web, mobile and tablet with all the DevExpress single platform controls. These include: Whether building an Office-inspired app or a touch-enabled data centric Business Intelligence solution, you are always in full control DevExpress WinForms. DevExpress ASP.
Here are nine different providers of not just individual controls, but huge collections that cover everything from simple menus and sophisticated data grids, to interactive charts and configurable dashboards. You’re definitely at an advantage when you can leverage the same control code and functionality from desktop to Web to mobile. I can’t tell you which one is right for you, but I can tell you that all of these offer demos, free trials and extensive documentation.
ComponentOne GrapeCity ComponentOne Studio is typical of the high-end control suites available today that provide “hundreds” of individual controls covering grids and other data-binding controls, charts and data visualization, calendars and schedule widgets, data input, text editing, menus and toolbars, ribbon controls, navigation and layout, report and documents viewers, and much more.
See the Wijmo blog for a great tutorial Introducing Advanced Stock Trending Visualizations in FinancialChart, with examples showing you how to create a variety of visualizations from Heikin-Ashi candlestick to scatter plots and volume charts. See the ComponentOne Web site for licensing options, pricing and to download a free, day demo shown in Figure 1. NET, mobile and Web development stacks.
Individual control offerings vary slightly from platform to platform, but provide data views, grid views, card views, spreadsheets, calendars and schedulers, rich text editor and spell checker, plus tree lists and other navigation controls, reports, charts, and gauges, image galleries, document automation, and much more. You can license the. DevExtreme Web is an HTML5 control collection that includes a data grid widget, pivot grid widget, chart and visualization widgets including sparklines, gauges, and maps, schedules, calendar views, navigation controls, “toast” messages, and many more The DXperience subscription includes all of the.
DevExpress Universal includes all of the DevExpress tools,. Demos with free, day demo see Figure 2 of DevExpress Universal are available, which include free support with registration. DevExpress Sales Dashboard Infragistics Infragistics takes a slightly different tack with its developer controls and design tools, splitting the control offerings into more platform-focused offerings. As you’d expect, there are control collections for ASP.
Each offers the typical selection of controls including grids, hierarchical grids, tree grids, pivot grids, data visualizations, editors for text, numbers, and currency with validation, navigation and interactions, mobile phone-optimized controls, theming, and more. For mobile development, Infragistics has several options geared toward specific development stacks. Android Controls provides data grids, charts, gauges and barcode scanning.
Of course, the suite of tools wouldn’t be complete without jQuery HTML5 Controls , which brings the Infragistics controls to your modern Web applications. Some unique offerings from Infragistics include the Indigo Studio wireframe and interaction design prototyping tool for mobile applications, the SharePlus iOS and Android apps secure mobile Sharepoint access, and the ReportPlus mobile dashboard viewer, also for iOS and Android.
Individual development platform control packages are available, as well as the Infragistics Professional and Ultimate suites. Free trials for controls are available with registration see Figure 3. Infragistics Cash Flow Dashboard Syncfusion At this point you probably won’t be surprised to hear that the Syncfusion Essential Studio control offerings encompass hundreds of controls for platforms including ASP.
You’ll find controls such as charts, grids, diagrams, schedulers, Gantt controls, maps, gauges, docking controls, menus, ribbons In addition, Essential Studio for Xamarin provides data visualization components for Xamarin. Platform licenses are available, as well as Essential Studio Enterprise Edition, which includes all of the platform controls packages under a single license. Individual developers and small businesses can take advantage of the Essential Studio Enterprise Edition Community License for free licenses.
There are some limitations on team and business size, so see the FAQ or contact Syncfusion for details. Telerik Telerik offers the typical selection of controls — barcodes, charts, data management, diagrams and maps, document display and conversion, editors, gauges, layout and navigation, calendars and scheduling, along with template and styling controls.
One difference with Telerik’s offerings, however, is the breakdown of supported platforms. As with the other vendors, you can license individual DevTools packages or whole suites.
Telerik Platform includes all of the Telerik mobile development tools under a single license. Head over to Telerik for demos and day trials for all of its products see Figure 5. Telerik Northwind Sales Analysis But Wait, There’s More There are many more control packages available out there, and it’s worth your time to evaluate how they measure up to your project requirements, budget, aesthetic preferences and coding style.
Just to mention a few: SoftArtisans specializes in ASP. Xceed provides a huge library of data handling, document manipulation, layout controls, and more focused on Silverlight, Windows Forms, and WPF development. NET data collection, validation and input security needs.
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This is almost too crazy, your users will love you for this. Grid Batch Editing Web Forms and MVC With this new addition to the Grid control, multiple changes can be edited client side, and when the user clicks Save Changes, all of the changes will be pushed back to the server in one request. Very handy to minimize the chattiness of your web page. It makes it very easy to search for items, as well as remove selected items. When the user types in the input box, it will do an automatic search and highlight found items. It supports custom number of columns, custom palettes and even select a complete custom color from a color picker. Color picker Color picker with custom palette Custom color Form Layout Extension MVC If you ever have been struggling with getting the layout of your controls looking nice, this MVC control will makes it very easy to make a well-designed layout:
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