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"Thanks to Visual WebGui, Monsta allows song writers to upload their catalog of songs and get them instantly reviewed by publishers in a responsive, easy to use web based application environment." --Monsta Entertainment's Jamie Simonsen   Overview Monsta Entertainment was formed in 2006 as an IT specialist company providing services to the music industry and soon discovered that the music industry was not only in disarray, but that the people running the industry were technologically disadvantaged and restricted by one major issue: how could they possibly implement technology into an industry with vast amounts of data (millions of songs) while resources (employee’s and income) were shrinking at a rate of 30% per year (the sinking ship theory). Monsta Entertainment had to take a step back and analyze just how it was going to succeed in an industry in times like this... (more)

Annual WebGUI Users Conference Offers Insight into the Workings of WebGUI Content Engine(R)

MADISON, Wis., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- On the tail of the release of WebGUI 7, Plain Black Corporation(R) prepares for its annual WebGUI Users Conference hosted at the Vegas Club Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV from September 13-15. This conference is the ultimate learning tool for any organization using the WebGUI Content Engine(R). This year's conference not only aims to educate on the various applications of WebGUI, it also offers members of the WebGUI community a hands-on learning experience. Representatives from Plain Black(R), along with domestic and international field experts, will be offering a variety of workshops. A full description of events and accommodations can be accessed at http://www.plainblack.com/wuc. During the conference, attendees can choose to attend sessions in two tracks targeted towards technical and non-technical users. The technical ses... (more)

Help Desk Ticketing System Using Visual WebGui

Overview Golden West Technologies provides Internet Help Desk services to many small to medium sized Internet Service Providers (ISPs) throughout the United States.  Golden West Technologies prides itself on offering excellent service levels to its clients.  The Internet Help Desk provides a branded solution, 24/7 skilled staffing, digital call recording, customizable escalation and outage procedures, and a fully redundant data center environment. In order to provide superior service to our ISP's, it was deemed necessary to build in-house a custom, robust, and full featured ticketing system. In this effort, Visual WebGui provided the framework for our developer to produce a functional RIA and deploy the first phase of the ticketing system in 8 months. Business needs A call center environment is one of milliseconds which equate to bottom line financial gains or los... (more)

Visual WebGui 6.3.7 Platform for Rich AJAX Applications Released

Gizmox released today a new version of the Visual WebGui Platform for Rich .NET AJAX applications. Visual WebGui 6.3.7 is a further stabilization to the 6.3 pre-release version which adds support for wrapping of AJAX based controls into the Visual WebGui framework as well as support for additional languages. The platform is available in free open source and free trial (commercial Professional Studio) versions. All downloads are available for free here! To view the Change log for 6.3.7 click here. ... (more)

Gizmox's Visual WebGui Platform Un-Hackable After 3-Month Security Challenge

Gizmox announced that no one was able to successfully hack into the Visual WebGui platform during the security challenge sponsored by the company that offered a $10,000 prize to anyone who could break into the Visual WebGui framework. The contest, which ran from November 3, 2008 through January 31, 2009, required participants to provide a reproducible pathway into the Visual WebGui pipeline in order to claim the prize. Despite break-in attempts by more than 1,700 users, Visual WebGui was not hacked and the prize remains unclaimed. According to leading IT analysts, web applications and in particular RIA technology based applications have become the most vulnerable elements of enterprise IT infrastructure. As an increasing number of organizations come to depend on rich Internet-based applications that leverage the power of AJAX, Silverlight, or Flash technologies, bu... (more)

Gizmox’s Visual WebGui becomes a Microsoft Cloud Computing Enabler

July 14, 2009- Tel Aviv, Israel- Gizmox, www.visualwebgui.com, announces today that its flagship product Visual WebGui, the rich Internet application platform, now enables customers to build and deploy applications to Microsoft’s cloud computing environment, Windows Azure. With the use of Visual WebGui, Gizmox will demonstrate to customers and partners an extremely fast and low-cost method to port line of business (LOB) applications to the cloud at the Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in New Orleans. Simple Cloud Migration Visual WebGui creates native applications with Windows Azure that can run on the cloud and enables the migration of on-premises LOB applications to the cloud without rewrite - saving enterprises huge costs in development and deployment time. Familiar User Experience Visual WebGui’s unique IP architecture allows users accustomed to on-premise LOB a... (more)

Informatec Saves Development Time Using Visual WebGui

"Using Visual WebGui, we quickly developed about 50 end-user forms in 2-3 months with 3 developers. The original estimation using traditional ASP.NET was more than 6 months," says Informatec. "Visual WebGui is an amazing time and budget saver" Overview Informatec was founded in 1992 to create practical applications that focused on the emerging needs for telephone system controls. Since then the company has been developing and sophisticating theses telephony system control solutions and nowadays it designs, develops, manufactures, sells, installs and maintains Call Account Management Systems (local and remote call accounting systems) and Voice and Fax Systems, including software and hardware developed and produced in-house. The Informatec development team includes graduate and post-graduate Engineers, Systems Analysts and Programmers from the main universities. As it d... (more)

Another Visual WebGui-Enabled Business Tool

RIA Developer's Journal on Ulitzer Visual WebGui, a platform for developing business and industry tools, announced a new application with the launch of E-grou's 5.0. Visual WebGui has increasingly become the choice tool for developers creating corporate and management solutions for businesses of all sizes.  Its latest success was confirmed by E-grou, an online document management and workflow collaboration service. Since 5.0, E-grou has been providing a secure and configurable vault specific to individual user´s access rights. It enables control of document life cycle information, control of document versions, management of mail and email records, and participation in ad-hoc and structured workflows. According to Visual WebGui CEO Navot Peled, "Consistent with all Visual WebGui-enabled applications, E-grou's new tool will service a vast range of companies seeking t... (more)

Trading Desk Application's UI Completed Using Visual WebGui

Montrusco Bolton Investments is a Montreal firm with over 60 years of investment experience. MBI offers a range of equity, fixed income and alternative investment solutions and supported by two solid institutional partners: Affiliated Managers Group and Solidarity Fund QFL. The company uses a trading desk application to send trade information to brokers and to different departments within the company by email and printouts. The Trading Desk application is used to determine the transactions needed in the portfolios that the company manages. It is an interface that creates transactions into another table in the database for another department and sends emails to the brokers with the transactions to process in attachment (a pdf file that is created with Crystal Reports). Business Needs The company had a VB 6.0 application that didn't meet the requirements anymore as t... (more)

Visual WebGui Launches AJAX Platform for Silverlight

Visual WebGui, developer of the AJAX enterprise application development and deployment platform, today announces the availability of their enhanced browser-based solution. The company, whose solution has reduced enterprise application development times at companies like SAP, Network D, and others by more than 80%, also announces that Visual WebGui, which is seamlessly integrated into Microsoft's Visual Studio and .NET framework, will soon launch a Microsoft Silverlight compliant solution supported by Microsoft. Since the company's soft launch in mid 2007, there have been 150,000 downloads of Visual WebGui's browser-based solution with more than 20,000 applications developed using the company's technology. AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) is a combination of Javascript and XML technologies that allow the content of a web page to be updated without reloading th... (more)

Gizmox Dares Hackers to Break Into Visual WebGui Application

TEL AVIV, Israel, November 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Gizmox, http://www.visualwebgui.com the developer of Visual WebGui open source platform, today announced a contest, sponsored by the Company, which will pay $10,000 to anyone who can hack into its Visual WebGui Platform. The Contest will take the shape of an investigation into the identity of a secret agent. The goal of the contest is to uncover the true identity of their secret agent, code named OWL. The Contest will feature a flash movie presented within the Visual WebGui application that will contain the data necessary to uncovering the identity of the OWL. Participants will be required to provide a reproducible pathway into the Visual WebGui Pipeline (without having to penetrate any non Visual WebGui Peripherals) in order to claim the prize. The contest will begin on November 3rd and end January 30th, Participants mus... (more)