Infragistics 17 adds controls to the Blazor / Web Components Libraries
Infragistics Ultimate 21.2 launched with a built-in low-code app builder and 17 new controls for the Blazor and Web Components libraries in Ignite UI, the company’s web-based toolkit for the user interface.
New Blazor controls and Web Components have been added to the Infragistics Ultimate 21.2 toolkit that includes a full-featured data grid and over 60 chart types. New controls include avatar components, icons, check boxes, radio buttons, calendar component, navigation bar, navigation drawer, and more.
Blazor also appears in the new App Builder, which can now output production-ready Blazor code, consistent with existing Angular functionality. App Builder is described as a new cloud-based drag-and-drop tool that helps UI designers and developers collaborate on a single work environment, accelerating app creation from design to code.
“App Builder is now included with Ignite UI for Angular and Blazor web, and removes the complexity of user interface design and development so developers can build business apps faster than ever before,” the company said in a January 13 press release. . App Builder is also included with Indigo.Design, a complete design-to-code platform that integrates user interface prototyping, design systems, user testing, app building, and code generation to eliminate design deliveries and reduce costly iterations—enabling a true user experience Design and development collaboration .”
Other notable features of the version include:
- A suite of angular improvements, including updates to Angular Grid, Tree Grid, hierarchical class design, new filtering capabilities and upgrades to the Export to Excel service
- Dozens of new feature innovations in modern web frameworks, including Blazor, Angular, React, and Web Components, as well as updates to core frameworks, including Window Forms, WPF, and .NET Core
- Compatibility with .NET 6 and Visual Studio 2022 for all .NET-based products, including Windows Forms, WPF, ASP.NET MVC/Core, and Blazor
“Windows Forms and WPF remain the most popular platforms for building applications in the enterprise space,” said Infragistics. “This release includes improvements to charts and geospatial maps, updated designers for .NET Core / .NET 6 design time in Visual Studio, and more.”
David Rammell is an editor and writer at Converge360.