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MV# Developer Studio Release 2.0 Now Available

MV# Developer Studio 2.0 has been enhanced to be a contemporary editor running in .NET that works for all MVON# customers.

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Release Date: Friday, July 07, 2017

MV# Developer Studio from ONgroup Intl is an editor for MV BASIC and an IDE for MVON# Netbuilder applications. Netbuilder runs applications in .NET with SQL Server that were originally written in System Builder (SB+). The Studio includes a designer, property pane and other features for rapid development and maintenance of applications.

MV# Developer Studio 2.0 has been enhanced to be a contemporary editor running in .NET that works for all MVON# customers. MVON# Netbuilder sites still get the big benefits of an IDE, and now those running MV BASIC and related languages without Netbuilder can still get the benefit of this powerful MV# editor. Compiling with the MV# Developer Studio transpiles to C# and runs the MV code in .NET.

Included in the feature set are color coding, code folding, and multiple tabs, including across servers and databases. "Having been an ardent fan of Easy Developer (ED)," says Peter Carroll, Senior Software Engineer at ONgroup Intl, "I have to admit that using the Studio is a big advance for application development. I highly recommend contacting ONgroup and giving it a spin."

Clicking or touching the screen to compile, with or without debug, is what developers working in other languages expect. "It is one place in the demos to MultiValue developers where we hear 'oohs' and 'ahs,' however," said Grant Hart, Chief Software Architect for ONgroup. MV# Developer Studio 2.0 feels more like Microsoft Visual Studio than other editors that support MV BASIC, PROCs and Paragraphs.

The MV# Developer Studio is part of the MVON# suite of tools that free MultiValue applications from using MV-specific databases or MV-specific run machines. MVON# tools run MultiValue applications in .NET with MV data in SQL Server.


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About ONgroup Intl

ONgroup's mission is to help organizations maintain their investment in mission critical business systems. Whether business systems are scheduled for development today or are the proven, mature and stable applications developed over the past decades, our goal is to allow them to be executed on recognized, standard platforms such as Oracle, Microsoft and IBM. ONgroup provides transition to these platforms without disruption to the daily operation of the organization.

ONgroup is helping clients worldwide reach significant IT goals with low risk programs for seamless migration to relational platforms and integration with standard packages such as PeopleSoft, JD Edwards and Oracle Financials. Oracle has recognized ONgroup's unique knowledge of both the MultiValue and Relational software development markets—ONgroup is Oracle's only certified partner providing migration and integration tools and services for the MultiValue market sector. ONgroup is also an IBM Business Partner and Microsoft Certified Partner.

ONgroup's solutions are currently being used by clients such as Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) and CitiGroup's CitiBank and Salomon Smith Barney divisions to run their business systems, developed on a MultiValue platform, directly on Oracle Server. Other companies such as New York State Parks have used ONgroup's solutions to migrate their MultiValue business systems to SQL Server.

ONgroup's proven methodologies have taken our customers from legacy to standard Relational in months versus years and at a saving of millions of dollars. ONgroup's solutions allow your company to get value out of current technical resources, while at the same time allowing new applications and new skill sets to be acquired in the world of Oracle and other relational platforms. ONgroup's solutions will save you time—the complete conversion timeline is a fraction of what it takes to re-write or purchase and make modifications to a package developed by a "verticals" vendor.

For more information, visit http:/​/​www.ongroup.com

About MVON

ONware is software that opens the door to a wide variety of technology types, such as MultiValue, Object and Relational. ONware offers an API (Application Program Interface) that emulates U2, D3 and other MultiValue and Pick type environments. ONware includes a MultiValue environment that separates the application from dependency on a specific type of database system. The application is the application; the data is only data. ONware protects the integrity of the MultiValue application objects, allowing data to be stored in the database that best fits each organizations needs.

For more information, visit http:/​/​www.ongroup.com

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