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Infragistics announced the availability of two Community Technology Preview (CTP) User Interface (UI) components for Microsoft Silverlight beta 2. With the release of chart and gauge components for Silverlight beta 2, Infragistics demonstrates it can create innovative user experiences for new, emerging technology. Developers can download the CTPs now at www.infragistics.com/silverlight. "One of the key ways in which Silverlight will advance web application development will be with data visualization," said Brian Goldfarb, group product manager at Microsoft. "With these two CTP controls, Infragistics exemplifies how data visualization can create an immersive user experience in rich interactive applications with Silverlight." Infragistics chart and gauge controls for Silverlight enable developers to turn data into information dashboards. The chart control includes 28 ... (more)

Flexing Your .NET 3.5 Skillset

With the arrival of .NET 3.5, WPF and the RTM of Silverlight 2, .NET developers have more choices than ever for designing, developing and deploying compelling applications with rich user interfaces. However, there are other mainstream alternatives that don't fall into the .NET camp. When it comes to the RIA world, technologies such as Adobe Flex and Flash may seem more foreign to some of us then driving on the left side of the road would be to an American. However, given the need to work on a Flex project, we are actually quite well suited for the transition, more so in many cases than developers coming from a more traditional web development world. First off all, why choose to use Flex anyway? If you are building an RIA to deploy through the browser, Silverlight would seem the logical choice for a truly custom and unique UI when ASP.NET and AJAX don't fit the bill. ... (more)

Infragistics Announces NetAdvantage for .NET 2009 Volume 2: Win Client

PRINCETON, N.J. and ELSTREE, England, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools and experts in the User Experience (UX) market, announced today NetAdvantage for .NET 2009 Volume 2: Win Client. Comprised of WPF and Windows Forms toolsets, this package includes complete feature sets and in-depth capabilities to arm developers with all the controls and components needed to create powerful user interfaces that deliver the 'WOW-factor' for end users. "The 2009 Volume 2 release of NetAdvantage's WPF toolset introduces the highest-performing data grid on the market, optimized to achieve the fastest results when loading millions of rows of data," said Jason Beres, director of Product Management at Infragistics. "This grid is the crown jewel of the richest, most comprehensive set of components available for Windows Forms... (more)

Infragistics Announces NetAdvantage Ultimate 2012 Volume 2

CRANBURY, N.J. and UXBRIDGE, England, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, the design and user experience (UX) software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools and business productivity apps, announced today the availability of NetAdvantage® Ultimate 2012 Volume 2. Packed with high-performance controls, Touch support enhancements and business intelligence capabilities, Infragistics delivers limitless solutions for every business application scenario. Whether customers are engaged in mobile or web app development or standardizing on mature platforms, Infragistics UI bundles produce powerful end user experiences that affect a business's bottom line. "Companies such as Infragistics extend the value of Microsoft solutions and platforms, helping organizations create meaningful experiences that solve problems, drive inspiration and maxim... (more)

Wayside Technology Group, Inc. Reports 2014 Second Quarter Results and Declares Quarterly Dividend

SHREWSBURY, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/14 -- Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) Q2 2014: --------------- Revenue: $84.4 million Income from operations: $2.2 million Net income: $1.5 million Diluted earnings per share: $0.31 per share Dividend declared - $0.17 per share Wayside Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTG) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. The results will be discussed in a conference call to be held on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. EDT. The dial-in telephone number is (866) 846-7864 and the pass code is "WSTG." This conference call will be webcast by NASDAQ OMX and can be accessed at Wayside Technology's Web site at www.waysidetechnology.com/earnings-call. "I am pleased to report solid financial results for Q2 2014. Overall, revenue increased 14% and gross profit increased 3% over the same per... (more)

Infragistics Announces New AJAX Tool

Infragistics announced the availability of Infragistics NetAdvantage for JSF 2008 Volume 1 enabling web developers to leverage the power of JavaServer Faces to create compelling User Interfaces (UI). This new release provides a comprehensive package of AJAX-enabled JSF UI components for building commercial Web 2.0 applications in J2EE environments. With the ability to create re-useable components, NetAdvantage for JSF 2008 Volume 1 helps Java enterprise developers create consistent experiences with less code in less time. "In addition to our comprehensive package of UI tools, Infragistics offers Enterprise-class global support, commercial-quality documentation, source code and access to our JSF roadmap. All this gives our customers a streamlined JSF migration path," said Jim Cook, Java product manager at Infragistics. "Our new features make it easy for developers to... (more)

Infragistics NetAdvantage for ASP.NET Compatible Bits Released Concurrently with the Release of ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX RTM

PRINCETON, N.J. and ELSTREE, England, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, the world leader in presentation layer development tools, is pleased to announce the immediate availability of their ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX RTM compatible tools. The fully supported download of NetAdvantage for ASP.NET with ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX compatibility was announced on January 23 at 12:20 EST, 2007. "Infragistics has worked closely with Microsoft to ensure constant compatibility in anticipation of the Official release of ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX," says Tony Lombardo, Product Manager for NetAdvantage for ASP.NET. "This strategy, this commitment, is what has enabled Infragistics to immediately release our NetAdvantage for ASP.NET compatibility patch as soon as the RTM was available. As soon as Microsoft posted their ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX Release bits for download, we released our compatible bits - even before i... (more)

Infragistics NetAdvantage for ASP.NET Compatible Bits Released Concurrently with the Release of ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX RTM

(SYS-CON Media) - Infragistics, pioneer in presentation layer development tools, announced the immediate availability of their ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX RTM compatible tools. The fully supported download of NetAdvantage for ASP.NET with ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX compatibility was announced on January 23, 2007. "Infragistics has worked closely with Microsoft to ensure constant compatibility in anticipation of the Official release of ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX," says Tony Lombardo, Product Manager for NetAdvantage for ASP.NET. "This strategy, this commitment, is what has enabled Infragistics to immediately release our NetAdvantage for ASP.NET compatibility patch as soon as the RTM was available. As soon as Microsoft posted their ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX Release bits for download, we released our compatible bits - even before it had been announced on Microsoft blogs!" Infragistics provides more information... (more)

Infragistics Announces Full Support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008

Infragistics announced that NetAdvantage for .Net 2008 volume 1 and NetAdvantage for WPF 2007 volume 2 are compatible with Microsoft Visual Studio 2008. The NetAdvantage user interface components take advantage of many of the new features in Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 to enable developers and development teams to create immersive user experiences and compelling applications. “Microsoft is pleased to see that Infragistics has worked to make NetAdvantage for .NET and NetAdvantage for WPF compatible with Visual Studio 2008. Development teams can now create innovative user experiences on the latest Microsoft platforms including Windows Vista, the 2007 Microsoft Office system and the Web,” said Jay Roxe, group product manager for Visual Studio, Developer Division, at Microsoft Corp. “NetAdvantage takes advantage of the new capabilities in the Visual Studio 2008 frame... (more)

Infragistics Announces NetAdvantage for JSF

Infragistics has announced the immediate availability of Infragistics NetAdvantage for JSF 2008 Volume 2, a complete set of pre-built, quality-tested components based on JavaServer Faces that allows developers to create Java UIs. With these AJAX-enabled components, developers can leverage the power of JSF to build and deliver high-performance, robust Web 2.0 applications. With NetAdvantage for JSF 2008 Vol. 2, developers can take advantage of a host of new features including: Cell Activation in WebGrid enables users to "focus" on single cells within the WebGrid, and move that focus around with various keyboard keys. Aggregate Functions in WebGrid Column Footers fulfills users' need for a spreadsheet-style data display that shows calculations such as sum, average, count, minimum and maximum. Built into the WebGrid is support for calculating these aggregate function... (more)

Maximizing Internet Connectivity

The definition of remote working is changing. Whether an employee is telecommuting or working at a branch office, they require the same connectivity to headquarters, to each other, and to business applications such as inventory and sales data. Many SMEs use the Internet to provide connectivity across the WAN and it behooves them to keep Internet uptime at a maximum; however, many SMEs feel that the cost of availability is too expensive. There is, however, a cost-effective, reliable solution -installing WAN Link controllers for accessible and reliable remote access. While small to medium-sized businesses may be familiar with the use of WAN optimization controllers in multi-homed networks to bundle two or more WAN links and/or service providers to connect their LAN to the Internet, these devices may also be used to interconnect between sites to ensure reliability and ... (more)