Infragistics' Windows 8 UI Toolset Unveiled at Microsoft Build 2012
Infragistics announced the release of a beta version of its new Windows 8 UI toolset, NetAdvantage for Windows UI.REDMOND, Wash. -- Infragistics, a maker of design and user experience (UX) software, has announced a new Windows 8 user interface toolset, NetAdvantage for Windows UI. NetAdvantage for Windows UI is a set of WinJS HTML and WINRT XAML controls that take advantage of the latest Microsoft operating system. Whether building business or lifestyle and leisure apps, NetAdvantage for Windows UI empowers developers to deliver Windows 8-optimized end-user experiences that impact the bottom line, the company said. Infragistics announced its new toolset at the Microsoft Build 2012 conference here on Microsoft's campus. "We are committed to delivering the tools and technologies that grow with industry needs and new developments," Dean Guida, CEO of Infragistics, said in a statement. "Our customer community relies on us to leverage and develop against future technology, to keep them in step with changes in the software industry. With NetAdvantage for Windows UI, developers can create their best Windows 8 apps that consistently deliver compelling user experiences."
The toolset, currently in beta, includes Infragistics multi-point, multi-touch charts and maps to translate static data into visually meaningful and interactive experiences. Binding to and displaying data on smaller form factors is no problem with NetAdvantage for Windows UI grids.