SL Announces Support For Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
New Release of SL-GMS Developer and Custom Editor for .NET Involves Leading-Edge and Third-Party Graphics without Programming
Corte Madera, CA - May 26, 2009 - SL Corporation, a leading providerof real-time monitoring, analytics and visualization software, today announced thatthe new release of
SL-GMSDeveloper and Custom Editor for .Net supports Windows PresentationFoundation (WPF). Software vendors delivering specialized editors for real-timedisplays to the manufacturing industry are now able to provide drag-and-dropaccess to sophisticated WPF visual objects - including those provided by thirdparties - without programming. The advanced visualization enabled by thesesoftware vendors embedding SL-GMS for .Net technology helps to enhanceproductivity of their end users.
This latest release of SL-GMS for.Net makes it possible for SL's OEMs to quickly leverage the latest WPFcontrols in their specialized solutions, as well as to easily incorporateadvanced controls - such as those for 3D or video - from other vendors. In anenvironment where visual presentation is a competitive advantage, suchimmediate access to leading-edge graphics is key.
"One of our main goals for ourSL-GMS products for .NET is to protect our OEM's investments from rapidlychanging technologies, said Rodney Morrison, SL's vice president ofProducts. "Rather than having to release entirely new products to takeadvantage of these new technologies, they can make rapid upgrades to existingproduct lines that can show immediate value for their customers.
Windows Presentation Foundationprovides a consistent programming model for building applications, as well as aclear separation between the user interface and the business logic. WPF enablesrich control, design and development of the visual aspects of Windows programs.It aims to unify a number of application services: user interface, 2D and 3Ddrawing, fixed and adaptive documents, advanced typography, vector graphics,raster graphics, animation, data binding, audio and video.
For more information about SL-GMSDeveloper for .Net, please visit http://sl.com/products/devtools/developerdotnet.shtml.For more information about SL-GMS Custom Editor for .Net, please visit http://sl.com/products/devtools/customeditormicdotnet.shtml.For a free trial, please visit http://sl.com/products/slgms_eval.shtml.
About SL Corporation
Over the past 25 years, SLCorporation has become the most knowledgeable and responsive provider ofreal-time monitoring, analytics, and visibility solutions. SL's flagshipproduct, RTView, addresses a broad spectrum of enterprise visibility challengesspanning application performance management (APM), business activity monitoring(BAM), and component-level infrastructure monitoring. RTView has also becomethe de facto standard for extending the visualization of complex eventprocessing (CEP) engines, TIBCO messaging middleware, Oracle Coherence datagrids, and custom applications. SL's exclusive focus on real-time visibilitysolutions, commitment to customer success, and partner-centric culture are whythousands of industry leaders have chosen to work with SL to support their mostcritical applications and businesses. SL Corporation can be reached at +1415-927-8400 or on the web at www.sl.com.