Rad Studio 2011 XE: New in Delphi, C ++ Builder, RadPHP and Delphi Prism
A very recently released new release of Embarcadero RAD Studio XE (2010). I suggest to get acquainted with the new features of this environment in comparison with the version 2010.
Delphi and C ++ Builder
Develop multi-tier applications with DataSnap New wizards for creating server applications and client modules Wizards for building DataSnap server applications using C ++ Builder Encryption-Compressed Streams Support for roles in the authentication system Additional utilities AQTime Standard Profiling Toolkit A set of utilities for logging and advanced debugging CodeSite Express A suite of Software IP Works components for developing Internet applications and working with IP family protocols A utility for comparing and finding differences in files Beyond Compare Text Compare Cloud computing New components for working with basic Windows Azure storage systems (blobs, queues and tables are supported) The ability to quickly develop software being developed on Amazon EC2 servers Integrating Subversion Support into the IDE Subversion has been integrated into the project manager (Project Manager) and the source code history manager (History Manager) Basic repository operations are supported: import, update from server, commit and view logs. Wizard to view the differences and results of the merger Source code for working with Subversion tools through the Open Tools API is available as an open source project. Tools to increase productivity and convenience Code generation by the modeller is improved for getting better code. Added the ability to generate sequence diagrams from methods in a Delphi application Added code formatting settings by Ctrl-D Expanded text search and IDE Insight menus for quick access to environment features Added some hotkeys to move between changed lines of code. Automate the build process Added FinalBuilder automatic build management pack Added Formatter.exe for automatic formatting of source codes. Added AuditsCLI.exe to automatically start source code auditing and metrics calculation Added GenDocsCLI.exe to automatically generate documentation Language, compiler and library improvements Updated VCL, RTL and STL libraries Regular expressions support added Extended TStrings and TDateTime classes functionality. Extended support for RTTI in C ++ Builder, added new RValue links, movement semantics for std: string and some other VCL improvements for C ++ Added support for internal tabs in the OpenTools API Improved compiler performance ToolCloud integration
When you buy RAD Studio XE, you now get a license for all previous versions of Delphi and RAD Studio as a gift!
New to Delphi Prism XE Subversion support Cross-platform development on Windows and Mac OS X using MonoDevelop .NET 4.0 and SilverLight support The IDE is now based on the Visual Studio 2010 Shell with all the consequences Support for parallel programming, functional programming (new if, case and for), BigInteger constants. Added new syntax for defining extension methods The ability to import, copy and paste C # code with automatic conversion into Delphi Prism code The ability to develop applications for the iPhone OS Ability to obfuscate code directly from the environment Raize CodeSite Logging System Integration RadPHP
With the new
you can develop and debug websites in PHP right from the environment. Built-in libraries allow you to create applications for FaceBook with the ability to expand functionality with third-party components. Developing data access applications has never been easier.