2017 News

Here are our 2017 news stories:

New article and demo for RESTful APIS
Mike Peat is an advocate of RESTful APIs and to help explain the main benefits and advantages of why you should consider creating RESTful APIs for your business applications Mike Peat has recently written Why you should be creating RESTful APIs today. This article follows on from  How...
Hello dataflex.wiki, Farewell vdfwiki.com
Updated on 2017Nov29
The independent DataFlex wiki site vdfwiki.com has been a useful source of information for DataFlex developers over the years (see the original post on the Data Access forums). More recently, the site hasn’t received much love, either in terms of articles and information from the DataFlex...
DataFlex 4 WordPress beta version for DataFlex v19
Updated on 2017Nov29
Mike Peat has released a beta version of the DataFlex 4 WordPress plugin for use with  DataFlex v19.0. In addition to changes required to work with DataFlex 2017, this new version of DF4WP provides two new pipe-separated settings for applying custom CSS and JavaScript: customjs...
DataFlex Reports 2017 / 6.1 is released
Data Access Europe has released DataFlex Reports 2017 / 6.1. This is a maintenance release incorporating a number of bug fixes and some additional new features. New features in DataFlex Reports 2017 / 6.1 The new features are listed below. For details about fixed bugs, please refer to the DataFlex...
DataFlex 2017 / 19.0 is Released
Updated on 2017Sep06
Data Access Worldwide has announced the release of DataFlex 2017 / 19.0 - the latest version of it’s Web and Windows application development tool. What’s new in DataFlex 2017 / 19.0? DataFlex 2017 includes many new features and improvements that make developing Windows, web and mobile...
Actian PSQL database now known as Actian Zen
The newest version of PSQL, is now known as the Actian Zen Embedded database. Actian Zen Embedded database is the same zero-dba, embeddable, nano footprint, rock-solid reliable database with which you’re familiar, but now with a new name. Actian Zen v13 is available immediately for trial download...
DISD 2018 - DataFlex International Software Developers' Conference
Dates: 9th and 10th March 2018 Location: Crowne Plaza © Hotel Dallas, 1015 Elm Street, Dallas, TX 75202, Texas The dates have been announced for DISD 2018. DataFlex International Software Developers, DISD, is a users group whose main focus is to provide opportunities for professional DataFlex...
DataFlex Reports 2017 / 6.0 is released
Updated on 2017Jul17
Data Access Europe has released DataFlex Reports 2017 / 6.0. With particular emphasis on performance in release 6.0, a Just-In-Time function pre-compiler offers speed improvements for reports that use many functions. Also, in response to Microsoft’s upgrade to the GDI library, to GDI+, the handling...
Work Experience week July 2017
Last week was work experience week and Unicorn InterGlobal had the pleasure of being assigned Matthew, a 15 year old student from the Willink School. We knew that Matthew is studying Media as a GCSE subject, so to test his skills we tasked him with creating an explainer video for Unicorn InterGlobal....
Moving from the DataFlex database to Microsoft SQL Server
Are you still using the DataFlex embedded database for your DataFlex applications, but considering moving to another database? We believe you could benefit by moving to an industry standard database, such as Microsoft SQL Server. Why change your database? Although the DataFlex database is sufficient,...