This is a continuation from previous http://www.oehive.org/node/1331, listing some more of the features of X/E Files,
Give developers a head start. The X/E Files offer a full range of pragmatic and proven standard capabilities.
Dynamic Menu Structure
Menus and their corresponding programs are stored in the Repository. Simply by adding a program in a menu and restarting the program the new program is active. It is also possible to define menus that are visible with all programs.
Here are some of the features of X/E Files tool developed by Javra Software, (http://www.javra.com).
The X/E Files is written in pure Progress 4GL. No other components are needed. Programs that were created in the first version of the X/E files are still running today without changes; and those programs are running with the most modern user interfaces. As we upgrade X/E files to employ the latest user interface technologies your existing applications can make use of these user interfaces effortlessly.
As I mentioned in my earlier posts, http://www.oehive.org/node/1321, Some advantages of X/E Files are listed below:
• Enables Legacy Applications to be quickly and cheaply enhanced and revitalized.
• Enables rapid development of various user interfaces: GUI, Web and XAML.
• Improves reliability in development.
• Enables internationalization.
More can be viewed from http://www.javra.com/product.html as well.
Transform legacy character based applications into modern GUI or Web applications:-
The X/E Files software development platform enables organizations (both small and large) to economically build and maintain their IT systems. The X/E Files is a tool that enables rapid development of Progress applications. The tool can be employed equally in new systems development as well as in the enhancement and upgrade of existing (legacy) systems.