We’ve been getting a lot of inquiries asking whether we have a tool that will automatically convert Oracle Forms applications to Formspider
We don’t have an automatic converter. We don’t view this as a disadvantage at all. We are solving the modernization problem with a different approach:
Formspider does not automatically converts your Forms applications to web apps but it converts your Forms developers to first rate web developers.
We think this approach produces the (more...)
is a free version control tool for PL/SQL. Gitora hooks Git to the Oracle database and helps you manage your PL/SQL code easily.
It helps you perform common version control tasks such as reverting to previous commit point, branching, merging and cloning. Gitora updates the PL/SQL objects in the database automatically when version control tasks are performed eliminating the need to save files to an OS folder manually. It also implements a check-in check out (more...)
We are hosting a free Formspider webinar on November 25th. Join in
and find out how Formspider helps PL/SQL developers build secure web applications.
In the webinar, the following topics will be covered:
- Formspider Security Architecture
- Built-in countermeasures in Formspider for OWASP Top 10 Security Vulnerabilities
- Introduction to Formspider Authentication and Authorization RepositorySign up now.
, the free version control system for PL/SQL is launching early December '14. Gitora hooks Git to the Oracle database and helps you manage your PL/SQL code easily. Sign up at http://www.gitora.com
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We'd like to invite you to our free Formspider webinar on October 7th. In the webinar, you'll get a chance to find out how Formspider can help you build great web applications with PL/SQL and why we think Formspider is better than APEX.
More importantly, current Formspider customers will join the webinar and talk about their experience with the product.
The webinar is free but space is limited. Sign up now.
We are very excited to announce the release of Formspider Desktop 1.7. FS Desktop 1.7 includes one of the most requested features by our customers.
Built-In Security Repository
FS Desktop 1.7 comes with an integrated authentication and authorization repository. Formspider developers are now able to secure both data and UI elements and grant access rights to users directly from the Formspider IDE.
Formspider Security Highlights:
Implementing smoothly scrolling Grids in Web applications (a.k.a Infinite Scroll) has always been a challenge for developers. In particuler, PL/SQL Developers just don’t understand why such a great feature which has been available in Oracle Forms for decades is so hard to implement in Web applications.
Today, we are announcing the second public beta of Formspider Mobile (FS Mobile). This version brings us one step closer to our goal of enabling PL/SQL developers to build cross platform applications.
FS Mobile includes three new features:
Native iOS SupportFor the first time ever, FS Mobile enables PL/SQL (more...)
ING Emeklilik, the ING company in Turkey which operates in the insurance & personal retirement sector is a long time Formspider customer.
The latest use of Formspider at ING is in an Oracle Forms modernization project.
Today, we are releasing Formspider Desktop 1.5. FS Desktop 1.5 introduces Team Coding, a feature that’s been asked by many PL/SQL developers who work in groups.
The new Formspider IDE allows a developer to check out objects that he is working on to prevent other developers from editing (more...)
Today, we are happy to announca the release of Formspider Mobile Beta. FS Mobile will enable PL/SQL developers to build cross platform native applications for mobile devices.Go to our web site to find more about FS Mobile and download it.Highlights from FS Mobile:
1) Infinite Scroll
We are happy to announce the release of Formspider 1.4. FS 1.4 brings further improvements to the Grid component along with a bunch of other enhancements and bug fixes:
The new Grid component features the ability to lock columns. This enables users to scroll horizontally through (more...)
Craig O'Neill is the Founder and CTO of CaoSys
and a recent Formspider customer. This is the feedback he left on our Q&A site.
Here are a few resources to help you get more value out of Formspider but let’s get the most important question out of the way first:
When Can You Be Productive with Formspider?
In our experience, it takes between one to two weeks for a PL/SQL Developer to become confident (more...)
One of the initial reactions about Formspider from any audience is “But Apex is free. Why should I pay for Formspider, when Apex is free?”