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October 2017: Ethea is gold sponsor at the ITDevCon showing Kitto2

Ethea will actively participate in the ITDevCon 2017 event, organized by BitTime, which will be held in Rome on 11 and 12 October. This year will feature 2 speech on Kitto2: the first speech will show an overview of the evolution of Kitto2 features compared to Kitto and how easy it is to develop WEB applications with Delphi. The second speech will show in-depth Kitto2 capabilities and the potential of the new development framework.

September 2017: Kitto2 and Kide2 released under Open Source license!

Ethea has learned with great enthusiasm the acquisition by IDERA / Embarcadero of Sencha. Since 2012, Ethea has focused on Sencha ExtJS product as a partner for its Kitto Web Development Framework. With the new Kitto2 version and support for Sencha ExtJS 6.2, Ethea has made a further step forward, releasing all the engine and development tools, including Kide2 (the IDE development for Kitto) with Open Source license!

If you want to find out how to use Kitto2, sign up for the Free Webinar on 21/22 September here. You can hear directly from Nando Dessena, the author of Kitto, how to develop WEB applications with Delphi easily, fast ... and free!

June 2017: Ethea presents Kitto2 at italian Delphi Day

On the 13th and 14th of June there will be the annual Delphi Day in Piacenza, the italian event for all Delphi developers. This year Ethea will present the new version of Kitto2 with a dedicated room for presentations, demos and workshops.

October 2016: Ethea is Sponsor at ITDevCon 2016»

The ITDevCon is the event for all european Delphi developers. See you at Rome on 6th and 7th October to show you our progress on the new Kitto version that uses ExtJS 6.

June 2016: Ethea is Gold Sponsor at Italian Delphi Day 2016

The Italian DelphiDay is the event for all italian Delphi developers. Now in its 15th edition gives an overview of all the new features of Delphi 10.1 Berlin and much more..
Ethea is Gold sponsor of the event. Meeting on June 9 in Piacenza, Italy.

September 2015: Delphi 10 support in InstantBDExpress 2.0.5

The new version of InstantBDExpress (2.0.5) is released! Now it supports also Delphi 10. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

September 2015: Support for Delphi 10 in Kitto

Added support for Delphi 10 in our development framework for Web applications.
Details, documentation, pricing and download here

September 2015: Released version 6.5.0 of InstantSolutions for Delphi 10

The new version 6.5.0 of InstantSolutions is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_5_0.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.

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June 2015: Ethea is Gold Sponsor at Italian Delphi Day 2015

The Italian DelphiDay is the event for all italian Delphi developers. Now in its 14th edition gives an overview of all the new features of Delphi XE8 and much more..
Ethea is Gold sponsor of the event. Meeting on June 11 in Piacenza, Italy.

April 2015: Delphi XE8 support in InstantBDExpress 2.0.4

The new version of InstantBDExpress (2.0.4) is released! Now it supports also Delphi XE8. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

April 2015: Support for XE8 in Kitto

Added support for Delphi XE8 in our development framework for Web applications.
Details, documentation, pricing and download here

April 2015: Released version 6.4.6 of InstantSolutions for XE8

The new version 6.4.6 of InstantSolutions is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_4_6.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.

October 30th 2014: Kitto Open-Day

Ethea is organizing the Kitto Open Day, the event for all the Italian Delphi developers. The day will be held at the headquarters of Ethea, in Via Melchiorre Gioia 72 in Milan (near Central Station).
A day to reach out and touch the product features and discover how easy it is to build data-driven Web applications with Kitto , starting from the analysis of real-world applications and methodologies.
It will be an opportunity to get a preview of the new features that will soon be introduced in Kitto and learn how to use it for your own applications.

October 2014: Ethea is sponsor at ITDevCon 2014

At ITDevCon 2014 Ethea is present as a sponsor, to meet the Delphi developers. There will be a chance to see a preview of some new features of Kitto and other products of Ethea.

September 2014: Delphi XE7 support in InstantBDExpress 2.0.2

The new version of InstantBDExpress (2.0.2) is released! Now it supports also Delphi XE7. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

September 2014: Support for XE7 in Kitto

Added support for Delphi XE7 in our development framework for Web applications.
Details, documentation, pricing and download here

September 2014: Released version 6.3.6 of InstantSolutions for XE7

The new version 6.3.6 of InstantSolutions of Aprile 23, 2014 is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_3.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.

June 2014: Ethea is Gold Sponsor at Italian Delphi Day 2014

The Italian DelphiDay is the event for all italian Delphi developers. Now in its 13th edition gives an overview of all the new features of Delphi XE6 in particular for the development of Mobile platforms.
Ethea is Gold sponsor of the event. Meeting on June 11 in Piacenza.

April 2014: Support for XE6 in Kitto

Added support for Delphi XE6 in our development framework for Web applications.
Details, documentation, pricing and download here.

April 2014: Delphi XE6 support in InstantBDExpress 2.0.1

The new version of InstantBDExpress (2.0.1) is released! Now it supports also Delphi XE6. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

April 2014: Released version 6.3 of InstantSolutions for XE6

The new version 6.3 (build 6.3.0) of InstantSolutions of Aprile 23, 2014 is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_3.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.
This is the first version compatible with Delphi XE6.

January 2014: Released version 6 of InstantSolutions for XE5

The new version 6.0 (build 6.0.0) of InstantSolutions of January 11, 2014 is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_0.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.
This is the first version compatible with Delphi XE5.

January 2014: InstantBDExpress 2.0 was released

The new version of InstantBDExpress is released! Now it supports also Delphi XE3 and XE5. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

May 2013: InstantSolutions 5.10 Multilanguage

The new version 5.10 of InstantSolutions provides full support and advanced to all the problems of a multilingual application, both at the level of data and GUI.
The new version 5.10 (build 5.10.2) of InstantSolutions of of May 25, 2013 is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_5_10_2.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.
This new version implements additional functionality for the development of multilingual applications, including the ability to use a new class of the framework to centralize translations into language and the ability to expand the translation attributes through a new action added to the GUI.

October 2012: Released version 5.8 of InstantSolutions

The new version 5.8 (build 5.8.0) of InstantSolutions of October 25, 2012 is available for download at this url, and you can use it for free for a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_6_0.zip
Ask for the password to unzip the installer.
This is the first version compatible with Delphi XE3.

June 2012: Kitto is presented at italian Delphi Day

During Italian Delphi Day 2012, Ethea is presenting the new Web development Tool made with Delphi. Kitto is a tool for data-driven web application Development. It allows to create Rich Internet Applications based on a data model that can be mapped onto any database.
For more informations go to Kitto Project Page...

May 2012: InstantSolutions 5.7 was released

Is available for download the new version 5.7 (build 5.7.3) of InstantSolutions of 18 May 2012 at this address. You can use it with a trial period of 60 days:
http://www.ethea.it/Download/ISSetup/InstantSolutionsSetup_5_7.zip
Zip password: sdr34-23he-23?-!x
This is the first version compatible with LibreOffice (ver. 3.5) and supports also Delphi XE2.

May 2012: InstantBDExpress 1.9 was released

The new version of InstantBDExpress is released! Now it supports also Delphi XE2. Details, documentations, prices and download can be found here.

September 2010: InstantBDExpress 1.8.8 released

This version adds support for Delphi XE. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

July 2010: InstantSolutions 5.2 released

Version 5.2 of InstantSolutions is now available for download. Also available a 60-day trial version.

February 2010: InstantBDExpress 1.8.7 released

This version adds support for Delphi 2010. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

January 2010: InstantSolutions Professional 4.14 released

Version 4.14 (build 4.14.0) of InstantSolutions Professional is now available for download. Also available a 60-day trial version.

January 2010: First official release of InstantSolutions 5

All-new InstantSolutions 5.0 (build 5.0.3) is now available for download. Also available a 60-day trial version.

January 2009: InstantSolutions 4.10 released

Version 4.10 of InstantSolutions Professional is now available for download, with more flexible management of PDF generation and support for OpenOffice.org 3.0. Also available a 60-day trial version.

November 3rd, 2008: InstantBDExpress 1.8.6 released

This version adds support for Delphi 2009 Update 1. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

January 7th, 2008: InstantBDExpress 1.8.5 released

This new version of InstantBDExpress adds support for ftAutoinc fields and for the "December Update" of Delphi 2007 and RAD Studio 2007. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

July 18-19th, 2007: CodeGear Developer Days

CodeGear is hosting two days of free web technical seminars. More information here.

June 6th, 2007: InstantBDExpress 1.8.3 released

As part of our continuous update policy, this new version of InstantBDExpress fixes all reported bugs and adds some enhancements. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

April 16th, 2007: InstantBDExpress 1.8.1 released

This version of InstantBDExpress replaces the one (1.8) shipped on the Delphi 2007 for Win32 Partner DVD. It completes the support for Delphi 2007 and adds a number of fixes and enhancements. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

March 12-16th, 2007: See you at CodeRage

CodeRageis the virtual conference organized by CodeGear. We, as a CodeGear partner, will be having a booth and a chat room open for the duration of the conference. Feel free to drop by and have a chat, a special discount on our products or a free license of InstantBDExpress.

December 19th, 2006: EDW 1.5 released

The new release of EDW includes new features, complete documentation and an updated demo application which can be freely downloaded. Check it out!

December 12th, 2006: InstantBDExpress 1.5 released

The new release of InstantBDExpress is available. This is the tool of choice for converting existing BDE applications to the dbExpress technology. Look here for more details, prices and downloads.

November 14th, 2006: CodeGear is born

Borland has turned it development tool division into a separate, wholly owned, subsidiary company called CodeGear. Ethea welcomes the newborn and wishes her well, looking forward to continue the fruitful collaboration we had so far with Borland. See the following articles for more details:

http://bdn.borland.com/article/33819

http://bdn.borland.com/article/33818

http://bdn.borland.com/article/33817

November 12th, 2006: Firebird 2.0 FINAL released

The long-awaited new version ofFirebird has finally completed its beta/RC cycle, and has now been released. Go download it fron SourceForge, and spread the word!

September 1st, 2006: Are you ready for Turbo Delphi?

InstantObjects, InstantSolutions and EDWare compatible with the new Turbo Delphi 2006 Professional, a cheaper, single-language and single-platform version of Delphi.

August 7th, 2006: InstantObjects 2.0 FINAL version released

The InstantObjects development team is proud to announce the much awaited version 2.0. This version of the popular Object Persistence Framework is available for all versions of Delphi for Win32, from Delphi 5 to Delphi 2006, plus Kylix and, soon, FPC/Lazarus!Ethea is very active on this Open Source project, with contributions from some of its members to both development and project administration.

June 12th, 2006: Delphi Day session papers on-line

We have published the slides and the text(italian only) from the session about metadata-based programming given by Nando Dessena at the DelphiDay 2006 last June, 9th in Piacenza. Enjoy!

June 9th, 2006: Ethea announces the new EDW

What's EDW? What does it do? Come and discover it at the Delphi Day 2006 or on our web site!

June 9th, 2006: InstantObjects 2.0 RC 1 version released

The InstantObjects development team is proud to announce the much awaited version 2.0 (now almost final). This version of the popular Object Persistence Framework is available for all versions of Delphi for Win32, from Delphi 5 to Delphi 2006, plus Kylix and, soon, FPC/Lazarus!Ethea is very active on this Open Source project, with contributions from some of its members to both development and project administration.

May 10th, 2006: Ethea at the Delphi Day 2006

We will be participating in the DelphiDay 2006 to be held next June, 9th in Piacenza (PC). Nando Dessena will be giving a session about "Metadata-based programming", we will show our forthcoming EDW framework for Database and Data Warehouse applications, and we will be there with several other members of our staff. All sessions are in italian.

January 20th, 2005: Ethea becomes Borland Technology Partner

Ethea has become a Borland Technology Partner. This guarantees that Ethea's products will support the latest Borland technologies. The partnership agreement, which covers both the  InstantSolutionsframework and the InstantObjects project, will allow Ethea to fully integrate its products with the latest versions of Borland's development tools.

November 12th, 2005: InstantSolutions Framework 3.5 for InstantObjects 2 and OpenOffice.org 2 released

The new 3.5 release of the integrated development suite InstantSolutions Framework is available to companies already using ISF and people wishing to know more about it. Among the many new features, ISF 3.5 adds support for OpenOffice.org 2.0 (and the new OpenDocument file format) and integrates with InstantObjects 2.0, which provides better performance and stability.

October 31st, 2005: Basket Scoring now supports OpenOffice.org

By leveraging the experience of Sport Club Manager, Ethea has been able to add OpenOffice.org support to Basket Scoring. Thus, you can now ask the Basket Scoring team to provide automatic creation of custom reports and documents.

September 30th, 2005: Basket Scoring 3.0, with the new shoot-maps, is released

The new version 3.0 of Basket Scoring (both Standard and Pro edition) is available. BS 3.0 features the new shoot-maps: with a single mouse click you can now indicate the exact position of each shoot in the field.

Basket Scoring 3.0 can also produce an HTML page with all the statistics for all players and the shoot-maps (this last option is available to registered users only).

We have also restructured the way Basket Scoring stores game events: now the complete chronology is stored (together with the shoot-map data, of course), which will allow any kind of analysis and comparison.

It is still possible to load a match saved by Basket Scoring 2.x, but it will not contain the chronology and the shoot-maps.

June, 20th 2005:  InstantBDExpress, the technology to convert BDE applications to dbExpress, is available

At the Delphi Day 2005 Carlo Barazzetta of Ethea has shown a set of Delphi components that allow the conversion of BDE-based applications to Borland's dbExpress. This library, called InstantBDExpress, is now available to anyone who wishes to port BDE applications to dbExpress, together with Ethea's qualified consultancy services.
More details on InstantBDExpress

June, 10th 2005: Great success for the InstantObjects Day sponsored by Ethea!

Ethea, leader in InstantObjects development, has organized an event called the InstantObjects Day, june 10th 2005 in Piacenza (Italy). Many people attended to the technical presentations about InstantObjects and InstantSolutions , and to the official presentation of Ethea and several products developed with these technologies. A big thank you to everyone who participated to this event!

A summary of the event (Italian)

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