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Appeon 2015 beta - New Release Highlights

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Appeon 2015 To Be Released this September!


   Appeon corporation announced the other day that their new Appeon 2015 production version should be shipping this September 2014. To prove how close they are to this release, Appeon has opened up a Beta program to anyone interested around the new software last week (July 28, 2014). This new release has some very key new features ...

What's New in 2015 Beta

Web Features

    Multiple browsers Compatibility
  • In addition to Microsoft Internet Explorer, now Appeon Web application can also run in the following Web browsers: Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera. on the Windows platform.
Clockwise, starting at the top right - the SALES PowerBuilder application webified by Appeon2015 and running in the latest releases of: Safari; Chrome; Opera and FireFox web browsers!

Here is an actual test I performed on my Appeon Beta test PC!

    Appeon Debugger
  •     Appeon Debugger now supports IE 6 thru 11 (both 32-bit & 64-bit).
    Appeon Server open interface enhancements
  •     More Appeon Server APIs are added to facilitate the managements of user sessions.
    PB features
  •     DDCalendar property for the DataWindow Column control is supported.
  •     MERGE statement for dynamic SQL is supported.

Mobile Features

    WebView APIs
  • The WebView object is added to the Appeon Workarounds PBL to allow developers to load the HTML page and/or run JavaScript in their mobile applications.
    DataWindow resize
  • The Appeon Resize PBL has been enhanced to automatically resize the controls in the DataWindow object.
    Appeon Server open interface enhancements
  • More Appeon Server APIs are added to facilitate the managements of user sessions.
    Other API enhancements
  • NFC APIs can handle errors gracefully.
  • Notification APIs can add title to notification on the Android device.
    PB features
  • MERGE statement for dynamic SQL is supported.


Regards ... Chris

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Chris Pollach is a Senior Consultant with over 30 years experience in Systems and Software Analysis, Development, Maintenance and Technical Support, mainly in the areas of GUI Design, MS-Windows Programming, Java / .NET Programming, Wireless, Application / Web Server Design & Programming, Object Oriented Development Tools and Methodologies, Data Base, Data Communications and Network application development. He has participated in numerous technical, planning and management roles, as well as consulted and educated in these fields for a diverse clientele. He is also the owner of “Software Tool & Die Inc.” a company dedicated to provide custom software and education solutions on Object Oriented business systems.

As an educator, Chris is certified to teach PowerBuilder (first in Canada), MS-SQLServer, Sybase’s Enterprise Application Studio and EAServer integrated application/web development environment. He is former Certified SilverStream developer (CSSD) and current Certified PowerBuilder Developer – Associate / Professional (CPD-P) as well as a Certified Sybase Tools Instructor (CSI).

Chris has written numerous articles in various popular personal computer magazines, newsletters and is the author of the PowerGuide and PowerExpert products as well as the STD Foundation Classes. Currently, Chris has developed a Foundation Class library for Sybase's PocketBuilder, SAP's PowerBulder and EAServer products and now Appeon Web & mobile products that integrates JSP or ASP web development, Section 508 / CLF web standards and mobile applications. A new Web Service framework has also been released for IIs to support PowerBuilder based web service NVUO's!

Chris recently became a 2nd Degree Black in the TaeKwonDo martial art and has developed a Martial Art multimedia study guide using the Component-One “Doc2Help” and Sybase PowerBuilder products. Since the fall of 2004 he became a TaeKwonDo instructor for the City of Ottawa’s Goulbourn program. He has also been certified with the World TaeKwonDo Federation (February 2005 - 1st Dan and October 2008 - 2nd Dan).

Chris was awarded the Sybase “Innovation and Achievement” award for 2005 as voted for by the International Sybase User Group (ISUG). This award was presented for innovations to the PocketBuilder mobile development product, contributions to the PowerBuilder News groups and support of the Ottawa Sybase User Group.

To round his management and leadership skills, Chris is the former president of the Kiwanis Club of Goulbourn and still volunteers his time with the service clubs in his area. He is also the coordinator of the Ottawa Sybase User group and a certified NAUI scuba instructor. For the last three years, Chris has been voted onto the ISUG Board of Directors and holds the position of "Director - North American User Groups".

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