DevExpress Universal v17.2 is Now Shipping

User Interface, Reporting, and Analytics Tools for Visual Studio developers

Glendale, California — November 16, 2017 - Developer Express Inc is proud to announce the immediate availability of its newest release, DevExpress Universal v17.2. Built and optimized for desktop, web, and mobile developers alike, DevExpress Universal ships with over 500 individual products - all designed to empower today’s enterprise and help software teams deliver high performance line-of-business apps that amaze.

In addition to numerous enhancement across existing component libraries, DevExpress Universal v17.2 introduces a range of new products for Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 - from web UI Controls, including Report and Dashboard viewers, to object-relational mapping.

“We're excited to see DevExpress extend their offering with UI controls and libraries for .NET Core 2.0 development,” said Shawn Nandi, Senior Director, Cloud Application Development, Data and AI Product Marketing at Microsoft Corp. “By providing our mutual customers with easy transition options to .NET Core, Developer Express helps pave developers’ way to faster app development and delivery cycles, and wider audience reach.”

When Only the Best Will Do

Voted best-in-class by readers of Visual Studio Magazine, DevExpress Universal is an indispensable software development toolset across a broad range of usage scenarios. From cloud-based solutions to on-premises apps for Windows and the Web, DevExpress Universal v17.2 ships with dozens of new features for the following platforms:

  • Desktop Development: Windows Forms & WPF
  • Web Development: ASP.NET Web Forms, ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Core, Bootstrap, HTML5-JavaScript
  • Analytics: DevExpress Dashboard and Reporting
  • LOB Application Frameworks: XAF

To learn more about this update and view the complete list of new products/features, visit DevExpress online at


DevExpress Universal v17.2 is available today. To download a free 30 day trial visit:

About DevExpress

DevExpress engineers feature-complete UI controls, enterprise-ready reporting systems, IDE productivity tools and business application frameworks for Visual Studio. Our technologies help you build your best, see complex software with greater clarity, increase your productivity and create stunning touch-enabled applications for desktops, browsers and mobile devices. With DevExpress tools, you'll create the business solutions your customers expect today and leverage existing knowledge and code investments to build next generation applications for tomorrow.

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