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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)

Visual WebGui Launches AJAX Enterprise Application Development and Deployment Platform and Announces Silverlight Compliant Solution Supported by Microsoft

Company Solves Enterprise Level Development Complexities and Security Challenges of AJAX by Providing an Open Source Solution With no Client Dependency and Proven Reductions in Development Time of Over 80% 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 application... (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)

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)

Visual WebGui Version 6.3.1 Development Environment Released

Normal 0 false false false Normal 0 false false false This is a stabilization of 6.3 and another step towards a release version. The new version brings a significant enhancement in cross-browser support with full compatibility for Netscape and added support for popular browser like Chrome, Safari and Opera. Click here to view the change log for version 6.3.1 All 6.3.1 downloads can be found here.   ... (more)

Visual WebGui RIA Platform 6.3.4 Released

Gizmox released its Visual WebGui RIA Platform 6.3.4.  This version is released as part of the continuous efforts to stabilize 6.3. It is another step towards a stable 6.3.x which is expected to be released in the next couple of weeks. This is the change log for version 6.3.4 Bugs fixed ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- VWG-4142 - Rich Text Editor  RibbonBar buttons throw errors VWG-2913 - When image was larger than the PictureBox if set to Zoom the image was not rendered properly. VWG-4137 - When session state was active clicks where disabled on main window. VWG-4129 - "Textcontrols" did not allow edit navigation via arrow, home, end keys etc in FF3. VWG-4136 - Component tray did not display datasets and bindingsources in visible space after realoding form VWG-4135 - An exception was raised whenclosing a form de... (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 'Empty Client' Security Concept

Introduction The following document is a Visual WebGui security concept summary. Exploring the Visual WebGui unique pipeline protocol will shade light on the reasons why Visual WebGui is secured by design. Abstract Visual WebGui is a server based architecture executing the application business logics on the server and projecting the UI to the client (as describes in figure 1 below). Utilizing IIS and ASP.NET session, a metadata of the relevant UI objects tree is kept on the server. Figure 1   A highly optimized protocol by Visual WebGui is responsible to send events to the server and instructions to the client. Empty Client: the client is using a small, plain and static JavaScript kernel to communicate with the server and render the UI. Security concept highlight: Visual WebGui client script cannot control the server behavior by definition! Architecture Client/S... (more)

Mobile & Wireless Solution Provider Cuts Costs Using Visual WebGui

"Visual WebGui is the perfect tool for developing and deploying Web Enterprise applications...What impressed us immediately was the responsiveness of the solution compared to other products" --Enrico Pavesi, CTO Overview Nexus Informatica develops Mobile and Wireless solutions from 1997 and provides mobility solutions specializing in retail, barcode technology, Mobile solutions and Personal Shopping Systems. WCube Logistic was created with the objective of streamlining the organization and control of all logistical activities of the warehouse through the use of radio terminals connected interactively to the system of departmental logistics. WCube Logistic solves the need of warehouse logistics and inventory management to be connected at any time by using mobile devices. Business needs Nexus Informatica looked to port its previous desktop logistics platform to web t... (more)

Visual WebGui releases the first coding-free Point & Click Web Design Tool

Tel Aviv, Israel—May 26, 2009—Gizmox, www.visualwebgui.com, the provider of the Visual WebGui (VWG) rich internet application (RIA) development and deployment platform, announced today the release of Visual WebGui 6.4 Free Preview Version. This cutting-edge version introduces a new Point & Click Web Design Tool that, for the first time, provides a complete coding-free cycle for the creation of complex, enterprise-grade web applications. VWG 6.4’s coding-free application development and coding-free UI designer combine the ease of Visual WebGui Drag & Drop development with sophisticated visual design for DHTML UI’s or Microsoft Silverlight. The new 6.4 Point & Click Web Design Tool integrates with existing design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Expression Blend, Adobe Flash CS, and more, and allows UI designers to fully customize their application themes a... (more)

A WinForms-based CRM extended to the Web using Visual WebGui

"What's great about Visual WebGui is that a core-developer doesn’t have to code in HTML, Ajax or JavaScript; everything is done by the VWG framework itself" --Ernstjan Freriks of CRMCompany Overview CRMCompany is a high quality supplier and consultant in the field of CRM and information. The company's objective is to apply its knowledge and experience in order to provide added value to businesses which would assist them in improving profitability. This is done by providing businesses with the ability to use information technology in commercial and administrative processes efficiently and effectively as possible with a measurable return. The customer is in the construction industry and has a department which builds and sells roof vaults to other companies and end-users. The Visual WebGui based application was built for the Roof Vaults department. The application enab... (more)