Campfire #12: Building a UI with Evolution (now Thriftly.io) & 3rd Party Controls [Webinar 86min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 19, 2015 2:22:00 PM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Evolution Training Part 4: Building a Fast and Responsive User Interface with 3rd Party Controls [Webinar 87min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 12, 2015 11:19:00 AM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

In the mobile-driven world, a polished user interface is highly critical in building successful applications. Wizard-driven user interfaces are quick and easy to develop but seldom provide the kind of flexibility and finesse that you can get from a well-designed user interface.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

A Tale of Two Applications: Lessons Learned from Building a Successful Cloud Application [Webinar 62min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 15, 2015 2:15:00 PM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

Workshop Software (WS) is a cloud-based application for managing automotive workshops. WS rolled out its first web-application offering approximately 3 years ago to small workshops with limited IT knowledge. Two years after it was deployed, the application had limited success.


In June 2014, WS rolled out a new application developed in partnership with Mertech. Within 6 months of its deployment, the new application has enabled WS to significantly increase its user base, and has created quite a buzz in the Australian automotive industry with large parts retailers seeking to partner with WS.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Evolution Training Part 3: Building Secure APIs [Webinar 59min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 11, 2014 7:30:00 AM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

In Part 3 of Evolution Training, we continued to discuss best practices for API development using Mertech Evolution. With an ORM-based architecture, developers can more easily integrate their application with other web applications and development tools.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Evolution (now Thriftly.io): Scalability Through Reverse Proxy

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 10, 2014 12:48:00 PM / by Oliver Nelson posted in APIs

A reverse proxy server can handle many different roles depending on the size and complexity of your network. In general, a reverse proxy is a server that retrieves resources from other servers. 

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Evolution Training Part 2: Building APIs Using Object Relational Modeling [Webinar 63min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 13, 2014 1:22:00 PM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

On November 13th, we continued our series of technical training sessions designed to help our customers successfully get started with our latest product, Evolution, a new cross-language integration solution for Windows developers.


With Evolution, it is now possible to create an Object Relational Model (ORM) of your existing business logic and data model. The ORM architecture opens up your application for integration with other web applications from other vendors and also makes it easier to integrate with other web development tools.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Evolution (now Thriftly.io) Training Part 1: Introduction [Webinar 66min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 22, 2014 3:45:00 PM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

On October 30th, Mertech began a series of technical training sessions covering a range of topics designed to prepare our customers to successfully use our new Evolution product, which enables applications written in different languages to communicate with each other using multiple protocols.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Mertech Structure Analyzer - Dynamically Describe Structures in DataFlex

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 16, 2014 11:46:00 AM / by Oliver Nelson posted in DataFlex

The Mertech Structure Analyzer  is a new open-source  tool  that gives DataFlex developers the ability to  dynamically describe and access  data structures.


When dealing with structures, DataFlex developers often  want to be able to dump or load a structure to XML or some other format.  DataFlex has support for turning a structure into what is called a ValueTree,  which are quite useful  when you're trying to iterate over structured data. 

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

An Evolution (now Thriftly.io) is Coming! [Webinar 37min]

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 24, 2014 4:34:00 PM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Webinars

Mertech conducted a Campfire on October 9th at 11 AM EST to unveil Evolution (now Thriftly.io) - our vision of how you can develop a flexible, scalable and secure application in the cloud-driven world, leveraging your existing code base.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Support for Temporary Data Files in Btrieve with BTR2SQL

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 10, 2014 10:36:00 AM / by Mertech Data Systems, Inc. posted in Btrieve

Perhaps your application needs to create temporary data files at runtime. The Mertech drivers support creation of temporary files on the fly using the standard B_CREATE API. The table remains on the server until you call the B_DROP_TABLE API.

Read More [fa icon="long-arrow-right"]

Subscribe to Email Updates