In the New World of Mobile and the Touch Enabled PC, Scrolling and Swiping are Fundamental

As we all know the world of computing and software application development is changing. Mobile has ushered in a new era where we interact with our mobile devices through a brand new user interface (touch, gestures and swiping). Now we…

The Most Potent Feature of the Alpha Five v11 Software Development Platform: The Community of Developers Who Rely on It

Our Alpha Five v11 software development platform is not short of features. But the most important feature is the community of developers who use it to give themselves a meaningful competitive advantage in their  business or their software development consulting…

New reporting tools coming soon! Exporting Data from the Grid and UX components to report formats in Word, Excel, PDF and ASCII

If you use Alpha Five Version 11 you will know that the tightly integrated enterprise and business reporting tools represent one of Alpha’s important advantages. We recently wrote a blog post on this topic, highlighting some of the upcoming business…

About 3 years ago, Alpha made a very considered and strategic decision that HTML5 and HTML5 development tools were going to be very important in the future of computing. Based on that decision we started focusing our Alpha development efforts…

Who said that listening to customers is old fashioned? A true story from this past Saturday

At Alpha Software, we have made our Alpha Five rapid application development software into a successful product by: Producing a development tool that is highly productive, extensible and programmable so that a developer never has to worry if they will run…

Building a HIPAA Compliant Health Care Application with Alpha Five Version 11

One of the trends we have noticed over the last  few years is the increasing use of Alpha Five by developers for building robust health care applications rapidly. When building applications it is essential to make sure that the applications…

As more and more developers and businesses focus on what it takes to build powerful data-driven web and mobile applications quickly and cost effectively, interest in cross platform app development with Alpha Five is growing rapidly. If you look at month-to-date…