With the introduction of Ext JS 5, we have greatly expanded the capabilities of the Sencha Data Package, which is one of the cornerstones of application development. These new capabilities can be seen throughout the entire application development process: from declaring your data model, to presenting your data and validating user input, and finally, saving it back to the server.
We recently released Ext JS 5, and we have received lots of positive feedback from our customers and community. Beyond the addition of tablet support, MVVM and many awesome new features, we really wanted to prove that Ext JS 5 is engineered for performance and is the best choice for building enterprise web applications. Watch the video and download Ext JS 5 to see for yourself.
Deft JS is a community-driven library of useful building blocks that enable teams to rapidly develop large-scale applications using Sencha Ext JS. In this guest post, you’ll learn about some of the Deft JS features. From there, the team will discuss their experience migrating the library to Ext JS 5 and what to expect in the next version of Deft JS.
Here are the latest tips from our Support Team to make your apps run smoothly. Learn how to set variable heights in Ext JS 4.2 grid rows and get the best performance for lists in your Sencha Touch 2.2+ apps.
Ext JS 5 offers many new features to create rich, enterprise grade web applications. Routing makes history support easy to manage within a controller. The forward and back buttons are common parts of the user interface on every browser — and handling this navigation within a single page application is now very simple with Ext JS 5.
With Ext JS 5, reusing code between mobile (Sencha Touch) and desktop/tablet apps (Ext JS) is a dream come true. In this article, we will harness the power of Sencha Cmd 5 to build a Sencha Space application that uses shared code between Ext JS 5 and Sencha Touch 2.
Today, we are releasing Sencha Ext JS 5. It is the most comprehensive update to the Ext JS framework since our inception. This release enables you to deliver desktop apps on touch-enabled devices — using a single codebase. There are many new features and enhancements as well as over a dozen new guides and updated documentation. We want to thank you, our community, for all of your feedback and constant support. Download Ext JS 5 and let us know what you think.
eVestment provides a flexible suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions for institutional investment professionals. They had a desktop-based application, a robust web application built with ASP.NET and a smaller web application written with Ext JS. Read about how they decided on a strategy to incorporate the best features from the three solutions into a single web-based platform, using Ext JS.
As we prepare for Ext JS 5 GA, it’s time for all of us to start reviewing our codebases as well as our test coverage to make sure our applications are well tested before the upgrade. In this guest blog post, Mats Bryntse shows you how to get started, even if you have no tests. You can start today and write a few Siesta smoke tests to help you get some assurance that your applications are working on the new version of Ext JS.
Ext JS 5 delivers some exciting improvements for you to use in your application architecture. We have added support for ViewModels and MVVM as well as ViewControllers to enhance MVC applications. Best of all, these choices are not mutually exclusive, so you can introduce these features incrementally or even blend them. Download Ext JS 5 to try them out.