Instantly Increase the Value of your Windows Application

Take your desktop application to the web.A few weeks ago we published an article at CodeProject to discuss how the migration of PC desktop users to all kind of mobile devices affected the paradigm of software development.

The bring your own device (BYOD) era started more than a decade ago with Palms and the first smartphones, and now there are much more complex needs to solve. The exponential market growth of Chromebook, iPads and tablets demands a new approach to adapting applications to meet their users’ daily requirements. Continue reading

Thinfinity VirtualUI meets HTML5 Web Components!

We have exciting news! A new release of Thinfinity VirtualUI is out, now with support for HTML5 Web Components!

VirtualUI Web ComponentsSo what Web Components is about and why is so important for your VirtualUI-based application?

I think I don’t need to explain anything about reusable software components. You develop in C#, Vb.Net, Visual Basic, Delphi, etc, so you’ve been using them for years!

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Cybele Software released Thinfinity VirtualUI 2.0

Today is THE day! Cybele Software, Inc. formally announced the release of Thinfinity VirtualUI 2.0. Check the new Thinfinity VirtualUI 2.0

As we anticipated a few weeks ago, we’ve been working to bring you a more powerful tool. The new version of VirtualUI now includes great features suggested and expected by many users:

– Enhanced end-user access schema
– File System and Registry Virtualization
– Session recording/playback

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Announcing Thinfinity VirtualUI v2 beta

Thinfinity VirtualUI helps developers to effortlessly take to the web Windows applications developed with .Net, Delphi, Visual C++ and the like.

Thinfinity VirtualUI v2.0
We are very excited to announce today the beta build of Thinfinity VirtualUI v2. This version includes several new major features that take VirtualUI to a new level of virtualization and integration.

The main new features in this release are:

  • New authentication scheme:
    • Support for RADIUS.
    • OAuth/2 (Google, Facebook, etc).
    • API for custom authentication.
    • Support for Single Sign-on.
  • Registry and File System Virtualization.
  • Session Recording and Playback.

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Upload Remote Files in Web-Enabled Applications

upload remote files in web-enabled appsAt first, the file handling dual behavior in a Thinfinity VirtualUI web-enabled application can appear to be a bit confusing for new developers and users who are accustomed to running the application from the desktop. It’s actually pretty simple, as you will see in this article.

Previously, we shared with you a brief summary of the file handling possibilities in Thinfinity VirtualUI apps. In this opportunity we will try to shed some light on this topic and show you how to upload remote files in web-enabled applications. Continue reading

New z/Scope Anywhere iOS app

iOS app for z/Scope Anywhere Terminal EmulatorIn Cybele Software we are always striving to extend our products’ usability. In this opportunity we developed a z/Scope Anywhere iOS app.

This new z/Scope Anywhere app, which loads z/Scope Anywhere with no intervention of a standard browser brings on new benefits for our iPad and iPhone users. Among others, the comfort of bluetooth keyboard support. Today we want to share with you a video that shows this new capability. Continue reading

Thinfinity VirtualUI Guide for a Smooth First Time User Experience

Thinfinity VirtualUI is designed to have a straightforward implementation. Thinfinity VirtualUI GuideInstallation and setup will only take a couple of minutes before you can enjoy access to your desktop application from a browser in a pure HTML5 interface.

In this article we want to tell you about some tips and tricks that can help you save time and ensure you have a smooth first time user experience.

Let’s walk through some configurations pitfalls you want to avoid!

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Applying global Custom Settings to z/Scope Anywhere

Applying custom settings in zScope AnywhereIn addition to using the Configuration Manager, z/Scope Anywhere offers a new way to easily set global parameters using custom settings.

Setting global parameters through a custom settings file is not new to our product line. We’ve already published an article presenting this functionality for Thinfinity Remote Desktop, and another one where we show how to configure its toolbar menu. Now, this feature will be included in z/Scope Anywhere as of the next release, due to come out really soon. Today, we will show you how we can use it for a very specific purpose, modifying the global security parameters. Continue reading

Preview: Thinfinity VirtualUI session recording

Thinfinity VirtualUI session recordingComing soon, Thinfinity VirtualUI web-enabled applications will allow you to save application sessions and replay them later.

There are many scenarios for session recording: reproduction of issues, application demos and tutorials, technical support, audit monitoring, e-learning, etc.

In a previous post we explained how to record and play Thinfinity Remote Desktop Server sessions. In this opportunity, we will review a similar Thinfinity VirtualUI feature that helps developers record sessions of their own VirtualUI web-enabled applications.

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