Category Archives: Press

Who knew you could do that in Valence?

Since we first introduced Valence to the IBM i community at the RPG World conference back in 2008, we’ve received a lot of emails and support forum posts from developers looking for information on how to achieve certain things with the Valence Framework.  Beginning with Valence 4.0, whenever we received a question that was asked frequently, or covered […]

CNX and Sencha Announce Formal Partnership for IBM i Modernization

Sencha and CNX Partner to Revolutionize App Modernization for IBM i Applications Dramatically improve user experience on IBM Power System servers running IBM i across all browsers and mobile devices May 24, 2016 REDWOOD CITY, CA (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sencha, the company providing a unified platform for designing, developing and testing cross-platform web applications, and CNX, […]

COMMON Annual Meeting Recap

If you missed the show this year, here are some pictures from the Conference and of the Valence team in action.   Educational Sessions Rob Swanson from CNX gave a few sessions at this event, including: 32CS JavaScript 101: First Look from an RPG Perspective 37CS Analyze and Debug Web Applications Using the Chrome Console […]

Valence 5 is Now Available!

CNX Announces General Release of Valence 5 Focuses on user experience and tools for modernizing IBM i applications; Provides mechanism for quickly building new apps, queries and dashboards May 16, 2016 NEW ORLEANS, LA.  CNX announced at the COMMON 2016 Annual Meeting and Exposition today the general availability of version 5 of the Valence Framework […]

Creating a JSON Web Service in Valence

One of the new features incorporated into the latest Valence release is a mechanism to better facilitate and manage communication between RPG programs and outside web services.  With Valence 4.2, the same RPG Toolkit developers have been using for years to send JSON data to Valence desktop and mobile apps can be easily commandeered to create […]

Valence 4.2 Has Arrived!

We’re happy to announce that the Valence 4.2 release date has finally arrived! Developers on IBM i can download this new release from the CNX Website for quick installation. For those sites already using an earlier version of Valence 4, this 4.2 release includes a migration path for copying over users, apps, environments, etc. There is also […]

Valence 4.2 – Letting the Cat out of the Bag

How time flies!  We’re well into September now, which means we’re just over a month away from the next major release of Valence, version 4.2. While there are a number of goodies being incorporated into this newest release, the biggest items for Valence 4.2 are: PHP support JSON-based web service functionality A new solution for running […]

Valence Portal now Available in Polish

GDANSK, POLAND.  CNX announced at the COMMON Europe Congress today the general availability of a Polish language version of the Valence Portal for IBM i.  Released as an update to Valence Framework 4.1, the addition of Polish brings the total number of spoken languages available in the Valence Portal to nine, including English. The other […]