DevExpress Universal v15.1 is Now Shipping

Desktop, Web and Mobile Development, Simplified.

Glendale, California — June 3, 2015 — Developer Express Inc is proud to announce the immediate availability of DevExpress Universal v15.1, its feature-complete software development suite for Visual Studio. Packed with dozens of new products and features, v15.1 empowers software developers and allows development teams to create compelling, high-impact desktop, web and mobile solutions that fully address a broad range of use-case scenarios.

Whether using DevExpress UX tools to create Office® inspired Windows® apps, or building mobile solutions with touch-enabled DevExpress HTML5 widgets, DevExpress Universal helps developers leverage existing skillsets and technology investments to meet tomorrow’s challenges head-on.

“In a recent DevExpress survey, nearly 90% of our users told us that they are very likely to build traditional Windows desktop apps in the next 24 months,” said Julian Bucknall, Chief Technology Officer at DevExpress. “To that end, this release includes key enhancements across both our Windows Forms and WPF product lines for desktop developers. In addition, 93% of our customers re-affirmed their commitment to traditional web applications and as such, we’ve added major new products/capabilities to both our ASP.NET and HTML5 product lines.”

What’s New in v15.1

  • Updated Excel® inspired Spreadsheet (WinForms, WPF and ASP.NET)
  • New and Updated Report Designers (ASP.NET and WPF)
  • GDI+ powered Report Viewers (ASP.NET and WPF)
  • New Pivot Grid Widget (HTML5/Java Script)
  • New Scheduling/Calendar Widget (HTML5/Java Script)
  • Right to Left support (WinForms)
  • Comprehensive Conditional Formatting Support (Dashboard)
  • Microsoft Universal Apps inspired Ribbon (WinForms and WPF)
  • New Navigation UI Controls (WinForms and WPF)
  • Word® inspired Rich Text Editor (ASP.NET)

To learn more and view the complete list of products and features shipping in this release, visit DevExpress online at


DevExpress Universal v15.1 is available today. To download a free 30 day trial visit:

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DevExpress builds 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.

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