March 2, 2010 Alex Woodie
CNX is now giving away copies of Valence, its design and run-time tool for creating Web 2.0 interfaces from RPG applications, the vendor announced yesterday. The new Community Edition license gives developers full use of the Ext JS-based toolkit, with some restrictions on production applications. The version 2.1 release also gains support for seven additional languages–and even has the capability to display different languages in the same field on the screen, in what may be a first for RPG.
CNX launched Valence in May 2008 as a way to create modern Web 2.0 applications that run on the System i