JBuilder product roadmap, JGear, first look at Highlander, CodeGear video competition
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The JBuilder product roadmap and new CodeGear™ JGear™ products are announced
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CodeGear video competition
CodeGear community members are invited to take part in our first, developer community video competition. This is your opportunity to create a video tour de force to share with the programming world. The video competition is open now and runs through the end of September.
InterBase 2007 service pack 2 is now available
Increased performance and other improvements for InterBase 2007 are included in Service Pack 2. The download for InterBase 2007 Service Pack 2 is now available for registered InterBase developers. The Service Pack is available for InterBase 2007 users on Windows, Linux and Solaris. The InterBase version number after installing Service Pack 2 will be 18.104.22.1687. On Windows you can run the server manager and choose server properties to see the version number you have. From the command line on Windows, Linux and Solaris use the isql utility and type "show version;" to get the version number.
C++Builder 2007 and Delphi 2007 for Win32 Update 2 is now available
Upcoming and online and in-person CodeGear events and replays
CodeGear in the news
Recent CDN articles
Delphi Hour August 16th, 2007 - replay - First Look at Highlander!!!
ASP.NET Performance, Troubleshooting, and Monitoring - References and notes on ASP.NET performance, troubleshooting, and monitoring
Solution Report for the RAD Studio Update 2 “Sources Not Found” Error - This article should help if you are having trouble installing Delphi 2007 Update 2 because your cache is not present.
Delphi Hour July 26th, 2007 - replay - Download and listen to it while mowing your lawn
Delphi Hour July 19th, 2007 - replay - Download and listen to it while working out in the gym
Delphi Hour August 2nd, 2007 - replay - Download and listen to it while working
Delphi Hour July 12th, 2007 - replay - Download and listen to it on your iPhone - maybe even make it your ring tone... ;)
Delphi Hour June 28th, 2007 - replay - Download and listen to it on your way to work
Delphi Hour June 21st, 2007 - replay - Download the Delphi Hour and listen to it in your car
CodeGear Delphi sessions at the Software Developer Conference 2007 in the Netherlands - Sept 17/18 - CodeGear is a sponsor at the 16th Software Developer Conference in the Netherlands. There are session tracks for Delphi Win32 and Delphi.NET at the conference.
Delphi Training Series by 3DBuzz - 3DBuzz has created nine training courses that teach beginners programming with Turbo Delphi 2006 and Delphi 2007.
Delphi for PHP – Examples - A list of many Delphi for PHP examples available
CodeGear and CapableObjects Collaborate to Take ECO into the Future - Article and FAQ about CapableObjects, the new company taking ECO forward.
InstallAware - introduction and demonstration - Sinan Karaca, Founder of InstallAware Software Corporation, gives a presentation and demonstration of InstallAware, the install technology used by CodeGear Delphi and C++Builder.
Recent CodeGear blog entries
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Reporting product problems and feature suggestions using Quality Central
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David I’s Project "Havoc Report" survey
You've probably heard of The Standish Group's "CHAOS Report"? The CHAOS Report categorizes software project outcomes into three areas: Success,
Challenged, and Failed. David I. is running his own little survey of project success, challenges, and failures. You can find my "HAVOC Report" survey at: