Become a UI Superhero with DevExpress

Announcing Our Newest .NET Tools and Mobile Frameworks

Glendale, California — June 3, 2014 — DevExpress is proud to announce the immediate availability of its most recent release, DevExpress Universal v14.1. Winner of the Dr. Dobbs JOLT Award as best programming library of 2014, the new and updated UI controls, libraries and mobile development frameworks that ship as part of the Universal Subscription allow Visual Studio developers to create exceptional user experiences across .NET platforms - from the desktop and the web to next-gen mobile devices.

"Since 2001, DevExpress has been delivering best-of-breed tools for the .NET framework and Visual Studio," said Julian Bucknall, Chief Technology Officer at DevExpress. "By listening to our customers and directing our energies to both the short and long-term needs of the .NET community, our product line has evolved and now offers over 400 individual products that effectively address the user interface, reporting, analytics and mobile development requirements of any enterprise.”

When Only the Best Will Do

Voted Best Software Development Library at Microsoft's TechEd 2014 Conference by Windows IT Pro Magazine, DevExpress Universal v14.1 includes dozens of new features and capabilities, among them:

For WinForms, WPF and Windows 8 Development

  • New Microsoft Dynamics-Inspired Tile Navigation Pane
  • New Outlook 2013-Inspired UX Controls
  • Enhanced Excel-Inspired Spreadsheet Features
  • New iOS-inspired Touch-Friendly Scrollbars
  • New Office for iPad-Inspired Ribbon UI
  • New Windows RT Controls

For ASP.NET and MVC Development

  • New Excel-Inspired MVC Spreadsheet
  • New ASP.NET and MVC End-User Report Designer
  • Enhanced ASP.NET and MVC Data Grid
  • Enhanced HTML Editor with Ribbon UI Support
  • New MVC Dashboard Viewer

For Mobile and HTML 5 Development

  • New client-side Data Grid Widget with Integrated Data Editing
  • Six New Multi-Purpose HTML 5 Widgets
  • New CSS Theme Builder
  • Improved View Rendering Performance for Mobile Applications
  • Improved Visual Studio Integration

To learn more about this release and explore what's new across all DevExpress products, visit DevExpress online at:


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About DevExpress

DevExpress offers feature-complete UI controls, enterprise-ready reporting systems, automated web testing tools and business application frameworks. Our technologies help you build your best, see complex software with greater clarity, increase your productivity and create stunning touch-enabled applications for Windows, Web and next generation Mobile
platforms - without limits or compromise.