Multiplatform

Delivering Winning Installations – Real Company Stories

Whether you're looking for ways to improve building installations or trying to make a business case for using an installation tool, these "true tales" of installation offer great ideas and showcase true results. Learn how Websense uses InstallAnywhere to build a single installation project that works for every platform they target Explore how Clearion Software saved time and increased reliability by standardizing on one installation platform using InstallShield Download these case studies today to discover how to turn your challenges into a success story. InstallShield® is the world's leading Windows installation development solution. InstallShield is designed to enable development teams...

InstallAnywhere Tip: Using the Eclipse Visual Editor to Create Custom Code Panels

The flexible capabilities of InstallAnywhere provide an option to include custom code panels in installers. These custom panels extend com.zerog.ia.api.pub.CustomCodePanel and allow installation developers to design and employ custom panels. For developers familiar with the Eclipse development environment, the Eclipse Visual Editor provides the tools necessary to quickly prototype and easily refactor custom installer panels. For a blueprint on how to create a custom code panel using this editor, check out this great Tips & Tricks article focused on custom panels. InstallAnywhere is the leading multiplatform development solution for application producers who need to deliver a professional and consistent cross...

Installation Case Study: BEA Systems Saves Development Time with InstallAnywhere

BEA Systems is a leading e-business infrastructure software company with more than 10,000 customers around the world, including the majority of the Fortune Global 500. The award-winning BEA WebLogic® Server is the industry’s leading application server, delivering scalability, flexibility,
and reliability to the world’s most sophisticated e-business applications. The company has a diverse customer base whose servers run on a range of platforms, including AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Tru64, and Windows NT & 2000. Check out the story of their transformation from using an inefficient single-platform installer for Windows and distributing a simple .jar file on UNIX to a seamless multiplatform...

Just a Reminder…Webinars about New Installation Features

If time has slipped by and you haven’t looked at the webinars for InstallShield 2014 or InstallAnywhere 2014, here’s a reminder to catch up on the latest features that you might have missed. InstallShield 2014 What's New Webinar Installing web applications to Microsoft Azure and Microsoft IIS using Microsoft Web Deploy Designing DPE-aware installations for an optimized user experience Checking for the latest set up every time an installation is run, including from maintenance mode Developing upgrades that can detect the presence of multiple instances of a product Provisioning virtual machines from the InstallShield IDE for testing, including choosing test...