ALERT December, 2016


In this alert ...

Best wishes for a happy & prosperous New Year from the TMS team!

TMS software remains open during the holiday season and sales & support is standby for your most urgent questions.






Get our free open-source REST client for RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin now and use structured cloud data storage from Windows, macOS, iOS, Android VCL or FMX apps.

Use structured data storage in the cloud between your desktop & mobile applications. Always connect to your own live cloud data via myCloudData.net

Seamless access to the myCloudData.net API
Just drag the myCloudData REST Client component on your form and start using the myCloudData Service as it was a local database.

Fully cross platform
Whether you are developing Windows, Mac , IOS or Android applications, the myCloudData REST Client will suit your needs.

Open Source
The myCloudData REST Client is completely open-source and hosted on GitHub. That means that you can freely customize the code and add any functionality that it might be lacking for your specific project.

Free
You can use the myCloudData REST Client completely free of charge for any commercial or non-commercial project.

The free myCloudData REST client component is based on the REST technology that is included in Delphi 10.1 Berlin. It can be used with your Delphi 10.1 Berlin IDE as-is, no need to install extra commercial libraries.

Related blog post

Introducing the myCloudData REST Client for Delphi & C++Builder
http://www.tmssoftware.com/site/blog.asp?post=373





Set of highly configurable and styleable components for cross-platform FMX software development

We're pleased to announce the availability of TMS FMX UI Pack v3.5. with a new PDF Generator Library & improved PDF Export functionality for the FMX RichEditor, Grid & Memo.

What's new & improved in v3.5.0.0:
  • New: Introducing TTMSFMXPDFLib:
    • PDF Generator Library
    • HTML formatted text support
    • Optional Font Embedding
    • Drawing primitives such as lines, rectangles, ellipses and custom paths
    • Support for horizontal and vertical linear gradients
    • Separate Fill and Stroke implementation
    • URL support
    • Unicode character support
    • Cross platform
    • Support for images drawing with optional stretching, aspect ratio
    • Text flow in multiple columns
    • Overflow detection and calculation
    • Numerous predefined page sizes
    • Optional page header and footer
  • Improved: PDF Export functionality for TTMSFMXRichEditor, TTMSFMXGrid, TTMSFMXMemo
  • Improved: Added virtual keyword to some methods in TTMSFMXTabSet
  • Improved: RTF parsing in TTMSFMXRichEditor
  • Improved: HTML parsing in TTMSFMXRichEditor


Available separately and also included in TMS FMX Component Studio.




Powerful, feature-rich UI controls for 3 frameworks and 5+ operating systems.

We're pleased to announce the availability of TMS FNC UI Pack v1.7.0.0 with several new components! With TMS FNC UI Pack you only need to use 1 UI control set to master application development in VCL, FMX + LCL and target 5+ different operating systems.

What's new & improved in v1.7.0.0:
  • New: Introducing TTMSFNCPDFLib, PDF Export Library:
    • PDF Generator Library
    • HTML formatted text support
    • Optional Font Embedding
    • Drawing primitives such as lines, rectangles, ellipses and custom paths
    • Support for horizontal and vertical linear gradients
    • Separate Fill and Stroke implementation
    • URL support
    • Unicode character support
    • Cross platform
    • Support for images drawing with optional stretching, aspect ratio
    • Text flow in multiple columns
    • Overflow detection and calculation
    • Numerous predefined page sizes
    • Optional page header and footer
  • New: Introducing TTMSFNCSpreadGrid:
    • Simple formula editing interface
    • Auto recalculation
    • Native XLS file import and export
    • Single cell recalculation, full recalculation
    • Extensive range of mathematical functions
    • Save with formulas or formula results only
    • Single cell references in formulas
    • Cell range formulas
    • Formula precision for grid on cell basis
    • Display formulas or formula results
    • Date / time functions
    • Intelligent formula aware copy and paste
    • Can be extended with custom functions
    • Cell names
    • Cell name mode can be RxCy style or A1-style
    • Inter TTMSFNCSpreadGrid instances cell references in formulas
    • Math library infrastructure to allow easy extending TTMSFNCSpreadGrid with custom functions
  • New: Introducing PDF Export functionality for TTMSFNCGrid and TTMSFNCRichEditor
  • New: Toolbar popup for TTMSFNCGrid, TTMSFNCRichEditor and TTMSFNCPlanner
  • New: TTMSFNCGridExcelIO, XLS Export for TTMSFNCGrid
  • New: FMX and VCL Styles support
  • New: OnAfterApplyFilter event, event triggered after filtering is applied in TTMSFNCGrid
  • New: FindNodeByRow and GetTotalNodeCount functions in TTMSFNCTreeView
  • Improved: Designtime experience which includes a HTML editor, TreeView editor, grid and planner database setup and many more smaller enhancements
  • Smaller improvements and fixes


Available separately and also included in TMS ALL-ACCESS.





myCloudData.net, the fastest and easiest route to host your data in the cloud.

We're pleased to inform a major update of the http://myCloudData.net website has just been released.

With this update, the control panel offers a more clear, more user-friendly, more-intuitive way to use the my myCloudData.net service. We are sure this overhaul will deliver a much better user-experience for you. Explore how easy & fast you can have your structured data storage in the cloud for data access from desktop, web, mobile and IoT apps. Meanwhile our team is also working hard on more libraries to get to your cloud data from multiple platforms and languages. All your feedback, comments and suggestions are welcome and much appreciated!

Online video

During CodeRage XI, the online event from Embarcadero, Bruno Fierens (founder TMS software and Embarcadero MVP) gave a session about our latest developments on myCloudData.net. The purpose of the session was to illustrate how easy it is to use the myCloudData.net service from Delphi and how you can consume this service with an absolute minimum amount of effort. Another topic in this session was how to automatically generate DB forms for cloud data. Check out the video on our YouTube channel.






Communications package containing components which provide access to the serial ports under Windows. The event-driven architecture provides the highest possible performance and allows all the tools to run in the background.

We're pleased to announce the availability of TMS Async v2.0.0.0.

What's new v2.0.0.0
  • New : TVaCapture pattern match capability added.
    Now it is possible to use expressions to define a range of data start & finish patterns are accepted for pattern based data capture instead of only fixed data start & finish values.

Available separately and also included in TMS VCL Subscription and TMS Component Studio.


As always, we thank all users for the numerous inputs, feedback, comments and suggestions. This is an invaluable help to steer our developments here at TMS software. We continue to look forward to all your further communications to direct our team to provide you better tools and components for your needs.

Kind regards,
TMS software team
Email: info@tmssoftware.com
Web: http://www.tmssoftware.com
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