Jan/Feb Webinars Cancelled

Dear Users,

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will be cancelling all webinar sessions for January and February until further notice. We apologize for the last minute change.

We’ll keep you posted on calendar schedule and resumption.

Regards,

Telerik/Progress India Team

Getting Starting with Rollbase Platform on-Premise

In this tutorial, we will go over install Rollbase Platform on your environment. In this post we focus on installing Rollbase on windows server environment for Single Server/non-high availability development use. Post will cover the following areas

  • overview and Features
  • install
  • Database Configuration
  • Startup and overview

Overview of Rollbase:

Progress Rollbase enables you to build all of your business applications in one place from the comfort of your Web browser while writing a minimum amount of code (typically 80% clicks, 20% code). Reduce your development time and resource requirements, accelerate your time-to-market, simplify application delivery and deployment, and provide a proven cloud platform on which to build all of your custom business applications. With Progress Rollbase, you are in complete control of your development.

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Crafting Survey with KendoUI and BootStrap in Rollbase

In the first part of Blog post, we covered drag and drop Portal survey creation in Rollbase. In this post, we will cover custom Survey Page using BootStrap and KendUI  which is supported by RollBase Platform. We’ll cover two scenarios of building the same Survey : using BootStrap and KendoUI

  • Let’s navigate to our application and choose the portal option to enable Bootstrap and Kendo.
  • Choose Survey Demo App and Navigate to Objects and Portals.

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Telerik Report Designer

How To: Use SQLite with Telerik Reporting Standalone Report Designer

Couple of years ago, I created a video where I showcased how to use Telerik Reporting with WPF (Windows Presentation Foundation). WPF is a windows application development framework on Microsoft .NET stack. Telerik Reporting is a reporting solution which can be embedded in your ASP.NET/WinForms/WPF applications. You design reports, host it in your app and render within your apps. One of the question I got recently on that video was – “How to use Telerik Reporting with SQLite ?“. That’s an interesting question and probably one of the common scenarios you may face. In this post I will take a step by step approach on how to work with SQLite using Telerik Reporting Standalone Report Designer. Lets get started. Continue reading

2017

Webinar Schedule for Jan-Feb 2017

We are at the last week of 2016 and getting ready to welcome 2017. We wish you all a very Happy & Prosperous Happy New Year 2017. We here at Progress are busy trying to bring you new learnings in 2017. Our team has been brainstorming on possible topics for Jan/Feb 2017 webinars and we cant wait to make it live. In this blog post we take a look at the Jan/Feb 2017 Webinar Schedule. So read on. Continue reading

Data Direct Cloud

Resources from webinar “Using Salesforce data in your ASP.NET Web Application”

On Dec 15 2016, we finished yet another webinar. These webinars are our monthly webinars we do on 2/3/4 Thu of every month between 12-1PM IST. For this webinar our interest was to showcase how you can  easily consume your cloud data for e.g. Salesforce in your ASP.NET Web Applications using our product called “Data Direct Cloud”.

This blog post will be a recap of the webinar and i will provide you the slide deck & video recording of the webinar itself. Continue reading

Building Surveys and Portals using Rollbase Platform

Events are an important part of your marketing strategy. They provide a unique opportunity for potential buyers to interact with your product and service and get to know your organization. Events also give you the opportunity to align your brand with other organizations that share the same values or customer demographics.

Whether your event is a webinar, meetup, training session, user conference, tradeshow, surveys are an indispensable tool for assessing your attendee’s needs and measuring how well you are meeting them.

Event surveys can be used at all phases of your event to:

  • Explore your target audiences’ needs and expectations
  • Setup registration forms and collect payment
  • Collect logistical information to accommodate attendees
  • Engage attendees with interactive polls and quizzes and conduct mid-event evaluations on speakers and workshops
  • Increase leads/sales with lead generation forms
  • Measure the success of your event
  • Event Goal

UseCase: Recently, Progress Xchange, our premier annual event was conducted in Mumbai and post-event, marketing team wanted to conduct a survey to evaluate the event feedback.

So how do you approach a post-event evaluation? We are going to demonstrate creation of anonymous survey and hosting the survey on portal using Rollbase, low-code, RAD and adaptive platform. You can learn more about at www.rollbase.com and feel to give it a try.

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Kendo UI Mobile Cordova Templates for Hybrid Mobile Apps

Hybrid Mobile Apps are one of the ways in which you can create a cross platform Mobile Applications using HTML/JavaScript/CSS technologies. The key here is Cross Platform. I want to write once and want to take my app to all platforms. One of the quickest ways is the Hybrid Way. Although Hybrid has its disadvantages when it comes to scenarios like high graphical UIs – it is a good choice when we have a simple data entry kind of scenario. In this blog post i will introduce you to Kendo UI Mobile templates we have done. These templates will speed up your Cordova based Hybrid Mobile App development. These templates make use of our Open Source Hybrid Mobile UI Framework called Kendo UI Mobile. Continue reading

Kendo UI DataViz

Resources from webinar “Visualizing Your Cloud Data using Kendo UI DataViz”

On Dec 08 2016 we finished yet another webinar here in Progress India. This time we focused on an enterprise scenario where in you have data in your cloud for e.g. may be Salesforce and you want to create beautiful looking Data Visualization out of that data. As part of the webinar we looked at Data Direct Cloud and Kendo UI products from our portfolio. This post is a recap of the webinar. You will find the deck and video recording of the webinar.

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Intelligent Process Automation is Eating the Outsourcing Cake

cogwheelprocessautomation_3310x1650-1024x510The IT revolution in India started with a need met by offshoring. The expensive human resources were replaced with cheaper human beings in another country.

With advent of new technology, the low end offshoring is finding their cake being eaten by an invisible opponent. This is visible in the lower revenues being forecasted by major Indian SIs. Somehow, the amount of outsourcing that the firms were doing earlier is not continuing. Intelligent Process Automation may be to be blamed. Continue reading

Kendo UI Chart - Custom Series Colors

How To: Provide Custom Series Colors for Kendo UI Data Visualization Charts

In this blog post i will take a look at one of the simplest API configuration we have for Kendo UI Data Visualization. When you use Kendo UI Data Viz to plot a chart have you ever wanted to provide your own custom colors for the series in the chart. If yes, well read on – i will show you how to achieve custom colors on series using Kendo UI Data Viz. Lets get started. Continue reading

Resources from Webinar “A Conversation Experience in your CMS with Bots”

On Nov 17 2016 we conducted yet another webinar here at Progress India. We do these webinars almost every Thursday of the month between 12PM to 1PM. This time we focused on two technology – Microsoft BOT Framework & Sitefinity. This blog post is a recap of the webinar. You will find the video recording from the webinar. Continue reading