New Podcast: Dan Bricklin’s Tablet Vision

The title of visionary is thrown around freely in the tech world, but few people live up to it. This podcast proves that Dan Bricklin is a true visionary. He can see the future of technology and has the skills…

How Much You’ll Spend Building Mobile Web Apps – and How to Slash Costs

How Much You’ll Spend Building Mobile Web Apps – and How to Slash Costs

Do you have any idea how much it takes to develop a single mobile app? Ten thousand dollars? Thirty thousand? Fifty thousand? More? The answer to that need no longer be a guessing game. Several surveys and and companies have…

Irish Laundry Handles Millions of Pieces of Inventory, RFID Tags, with Alpha Anywhere Mobile App

Irish Laundry Handles Millions of Pieces of Inventory, RFID Tags, with Alpha Anywhere Mobile App

When Lilliput, the largest commercial/industrial laundry in Ireland, needed to build a massive system for managing millions of pieces of inventory, it turned to Alpha Anywhere. The end result: an innovative, industrial-strength field mobile system that uses the Web, a…

TeamGlobal Builds Massive Offline Mobile Web App for LA School District with Alpha Anywhere

TeamGlobal Builds Massive Offline Mobile Web App for LA School District with Alpha Anywhere

Imagine you’re in charge of the second-largest school district in the United States, with over 640,000 students in more than 1,000 schools. Your district encompasses 720 square miles in Los Angeles and 31 smaller municipalities. Your job: Make sure the…

Tracking Down Why a Request Failed Under IIS

The Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS is currently in beta. For more information on the Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS, check out this overview webinar on-demand. Sometimes a request can fail for reasons outside of the Alpha Anywhere…

Transcript of Peter Caspari’s Podcast on Moving from MS Access to Alpha Anywhere

We’ve published the transcript for the seventh episode of our Adventures in Alpha Land podcast series. You have to scroll down the page to reach the transcript. To let you jump to interesting parts of the podcast, you can click…

Why do MS Access developers agree that Alpha Anywhere is the best option for Web and Mobile apps?

We’ve been interviewing MS Access developers for several months, and it’s remarkable how they uniformly agree that getting their clients to Web and mobile is best accomplished by switching to Alpha Anywhere. To make it easy to listen to all…

IT Briefcase on Solving the Biggest Hurdle Facing the Mobile Workforce

IT Briefcase on Solving the Biggest Hurdle Facing the Mobile Workforce

Our work with new customers continues to validate a key reason they’ve been unable to build more mobile apps in the past is the need for offline apps. This week, ITBriefcase published an article by Alpha Software’s CEO Richard Rabins…

New!  App Developer Magazine Article Discusses Offline Data Conflict Resolution Strategies, Highlights Alpha’s Solution

New! App Developer Magazine Article Discusses Offline Data Conflict Resolution Strategies, Highlights Alpha’s Solution

  One of the hallmarks of good programming is anticipating everything that could possibly go wrong, and handling it in a graceful way. App Developer Magazine writer Martin Heller breaks down right and wrong strategies when building apps that will…