Featured Blog Posts
  • RAD Studio 10.3 Architect Webinar - Q&A Log

    This week, we had a great webinar on RAD Studio 10.3 Architect edition. For detailed information on Architect edition, please visit Marco’s blog post: https://community.idera.com/developer-tools/b/blog/posts/what-s-in-rad-studio-10-3-archi...
    • 20 Dec 2018
  • iOS 12 and Android 9 Support in RAD Studio 10.3 Rio

    RAD Studio 10.3 supports the latest versions of iOS and Android. RAD Studio 10.3 includes iOS 12 support for targeting iPhone and iPad devices and building App Store and Enterprise applications. This is in addition to supporting iOS 11 and 10. With 1...
    • 20 Dec 2018
  • RAD Studio 10.3 Patches - December 2018

    Today, we released two patches for Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.3. They are available as registered user downloads. December 2018 IDE Patch for 10.3 This patch fixes a few issues related with the RAD Studio IDE in 10.3, including problems bui...
    • 14 Dec 2018
  • Using Custom Styles in RAD Studio 10.3

    It’s very easy to customize your user interface using FireMonkey styles in RAD Studio 10.3. We’ve added all of the premium styles to GetIt (Tools > GetIt Package Manager > Styles) in 10.3. This includes both VCL Windows and FMX mult...
    • 4 Dec 2018
  • Mobile Capabilities in Professional Edition in Delphi & C++Builder 10.3

    Since the 10.2.3 release, we have been including mobile capabilities in Delphi and C++Builder Professional Edition for new purchases and customers on Update Subscription. If you are a customer on Update Subscription for Delphi & C++Builder P...
    • 27 Nov 2018
  • Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.3 Rio are now available

    We are very excited to announce that Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.3 Rio are now available. One of our most significant releases yet, Rio introduces many new features in the IDE, making it more effective and pleasant to use, and significantly ...
    • 21 Nov 2018
  • Touch-Friendly Navigation for Mobile Apps

    Over 20% of users abandon an application after using it the first time (per Localytics). How can you design your mobile app to avoid being one of these casualties? Start out by designing your application with mobile in mind. You can’t
    • 15 Oct 2018
  • Get the Competitive Edge with FireUI

    The Market Today To stay relevant, be successful and reach users, mobile app developers need to develop multi-device apps. Looking at the latest mobile OS market share stats, iOS and Android is split down the middle in the US, with iOS being
    • 21 Sep 2018
  • Targeting iOS 12 with RAD Studio

    Earlier this week, Apple released the new version of iOS, iOS 12. We’ve been testing iOS 12 with 10.2 Tokyo Release 3 and the 10.3 Carnival Beta.  What we support with RAD Studio 10.2.3 today: Building applications that can run on iOS
    • 19 Sep 2018
  • Prototyping: from Vision to UX Design

    You have a great idea for an app, but how do you successfully get from idea to a well designed, functional app your users love? It starts with design wireframing and prototyping, a faster iterative process that requires less coding
    • 12 Sep 2018
  • Introducing FireMonkey Stencils

    Last week, we released the FMX Stencils pack. The FireMonkey Stencils pack was designed to enhance communication between designers and developers who are building multi-device applications using the FireMonkey framework in Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio.   One of the challenges for
    • 28 Aug 2018
  • August 2018 Roadmap Commentary from Product Management

    2018 has been a very exciting year so far for Embarcadero. In our roadmap, you can find the key features that we’ve planned for calendar year 2018/2019. Before we get to the details of our updated roadmap, we wanted to
    • 7 Aug 2018
  • Deadline Approaching: Google’s new Android API level 26 Requirements

    [Update: With the 10.3 Carnival Beta, you're now able to target the Google Play Store to meet the new API level requirement. If you're a customer active on Update Subscription, contact your sales representative if you haven't received an invite
    • 30 Jul 2018
  • Create App Store ready apps with Community Edition

    Start building visually stunning multi-device applications right away with these great tools accessible from the IDE’s Welcome Page.   TIP: If you accidentally close the Welcome Page, you can reopen it by going to View > Welcome Page.  This article covers the
    • 26 Jul 2018
  • Moving from Delphi or C++Builder Community Edition to another edition

    Note: Community Edition cannot coexist with another edition of the same version on one machine.    UPGRADING FROM COMMUNITY EDITION TO PRO/ENTERPRISE/ARCHITECT The following covers the steps required to install Delphi, C++Builder or RAD Studio Professional edition, Enterprise edition or Architect edition
    • 18 Jul 2018
  • Introducing Delphi and C++Builder Community Edition

    Today is a very exciting day for our community. For many years, we've gotten requests from Delphi and C++Builder users that they'd love to see a Community Edition of Delphi and C++Builder.   For the first time ever, we are launching
    • 18 Jul 2018
  • Are you using Jira? Fill out the survey and get entered into a prize draw

    In partnership with the wonderful folks at the Ministry of Testing, the Gurock team brings you the Jira Testing Plugin survey! You can participate in the survey here and get entered into a prize draw for Ministry of Testing goodies. Gurock, an Idera,
    • 13 Jul 2018
  • Jump start your IoT solution with ready-to-use components

      Let's say for example that you want to create a heart rate monitor app. You'll need information about the heart rate GATT profile to connect to and collect data from the bluetooth enabled HR monitor device. GATT profiles are high level definitions that
    • 19 Jun 2018
  • RAD Server Solution Series: [Field Service Application]

      Solution Name: RAD Server Field Service Application - Delphi Industry: Field Service Solution Overview: The RAD Server Field Service Industry Template provides an end-to-end field service application template for routing appointments, managing parts, and user administration. It is made up of a
    • 23 May 2018
  • Building Stunning UIs with C++ and FireMonkey

    With many companies taking the “mobile first” approach, building applications that work on multiple platforms is a requirement for success. Developers who know how to build for more than one platform are in demand, while application users have become accustomed to
    • 16 May 2018
  • RAD Studio 10.2.3 iOS 11.3 Patch available

    Earlier this week we released a patch for Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.2.3 that adds support for building iOS 11.3 applications for Development, App Store, Ad Hoc or In-House Distribution. This patch fixes the following publicly reported issues: RSP-20268 RSP-20303 RSP-20342 RSP-20346 Click here to download
    • 9 May 2018
  • App Home Screen Navigation - FireMonkey UI Templates

    Providing your application menu on the home/main screen is a popular design pattern used in many applications today. It is especially useful in mobile applications where screen real estate is limited. Home screen navigation can be used by itself to serve as the
    • 30 Apr 2018
  • RAD Studio 10.2.3 Webinar Replay

    On April 5th, the RAD Studio Product Management team hosted a deep dive webinar on RAD Studio 10.2.3. In this webinar replay, you will learn about the new C++ enhancements including rename refactoring and CMake capabilities in C++Builder, mobile development support in Professional
    • 10 Apr 2018
  • New Styles from DelphiStyles.com

    DelphiStyles.com sells custom style packs for VCL Windows and FireMonkey multi-device applications. They just released and updated several great custom themes for FireMonkey.   Shown: FMX Profile Screen GUI template (available in GetIt > Sample Projects) with the custom Calypso iOS style applied, available on DelphiStyles.com   Shown:
    • 28 Mar 2018
  • New in 10.2.3: FireMonkey UI Templates - Profile Screens

    Delphi and RAD Studio 10.2.3 include 18 new FireMonkey UI templates, designed to highlight FMX's multi-device capabilities, showcase best practices, and help new users get started quicker. They showcase UI paradigms that mobile application developers need in today’s applications. This blog
    • 27 Mar 2018