AIGS, Progress distributor, Sub-Saharan Africa, has announced the latest version of Progress Kendo UI Builder, an industry-leading responsive Web UI toolkit for rapidly delivering beautiful and intuitive Web experiences. The new release introduces browser compatibility with Electron Shell, an extended library of built-in templates, the ability to customise screens with Blank View and enhanced data connectivity.
"Today, the ultimate success of a business application depends on the availability of an engaging user experience. While reliability and scalability remain the backbone of superb performance, the look and feel of an application is vital for attracting and retaining users," said Rick Parry, CEO of AIGS. "With the latest version of Progress Kendo UI Builder toolkit, our partners and customers can quickly and cost-effectively enhance their Progress OpenEdge applications using an extended library of UI components and data connectivity to better optimise development efforts."
New features in Progress Kendo UI Builder 2.0 toolkit include:
* Browser compatibility with Electron
Progress Kendo UI Builder toolkit is now shipped with Electron, an open-source framework developed by GitHub.
* Data connectivity enhancements through JSDO, OData and REST
Feeding apps with data has become easier with the addition of OData and REST support.
* Additional charts, graphs and page view templates
Latest UI component additions include new view templates for Stacked Grids and Hierarchical Grid as well as 70+ HTML5 UIs and support for 12 built-in themes.
* On-demand download script execution
Generating complete Angular JS applications "out of the box" and automated module loading ensure quicker app start up.
"In today's digital world, the ability to quickly develop software gives organisations a competitive advantage. With Progress Kendo UI Builder toolkit, we've significantly accelerated the development time of our new Web-based application, TWIN360, by leveraging its ready, pre-built UI components," said Magnus Svensson of CGI, a global information technology and business process services provider. "Progress Kendo UI Builder toolkit enabled us to easily create beautiful and personalised user interactions across all channels and devices and, as a result, to ensure excellent customer satisfaction."
For more details about the latest release of Progress Kendo UI Builder toolkit, and to download a free trial, please visit https://www.progress.com/openedge/components/kendo-ui-builder or watch Webinar.