Thursday, March 27, 2014

Replay of Dave Fish's Webcast: Preview of ISUG-TECH Conference 2014

In this webcast, Dave Fish previews the general developer sessions that he will be presenting and discussing the PowerBuilder specific sessions and post-conference workshop offered as well.

PowerBuilder 15 Beta Test Initiative

There are a few open seats for the PowerBuilder 15 Beta Test Initiative in Walldorf. Please read the details below. If interested please send an email to
(Please note that all travel expenses are the responsibility of the participant)
SAP BIT Partner Beta Test Initiative
PowerBuilder 15 (Walldorf) Scope:
SAP PowerBuilder is the leading 4GL client/server development tool in the market today. The next release introduces several new features including:
  • Updated support for the .NET Framework v4.5
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012
  • Oracle 12
  • Windows 8
  • OData Support
  • Dockable Windows
  • 32 and 64 bit deployment

This partner test focuses on testing and evaluating these new features. Partners will work hands-on with the latest preview version of SAP PowerBuilder 15
Test Timeframe: May 7th , 2014 – May 8th, 2014 (2 days)
Location: SAP Campus, Walldorf, Germany
Tester Profile
  • PowerBuilder Development Experience 
  • Knowledge of PowerBuilder Classic

  • Experience with .NET application development, including PowerBuilder .NET 
  • Experience using OData. 
  • Experience creating and consuming web services

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

IDC weighs in on the status of HTML5

The original report is here.  In case you don't have $4000 to buy the report ( I don't! ), you can get a synopsis of what it says at one of the following:

And more on the report: