Newest Infragistics Ultimate Release Takes Aim at Supporting Rapidly Growing Enterprise JavaScript Application Development Efforts & UX Software Market

Release of Infragistics Ultimate 18.1 begins the evolution of flagship component suite into a single platform for UX Designer and App Developer Productivity

CRANBURY, N.J. – April 25, 2018 – Infragistics is a worldwide leader in providing tools and solutions that accelerate design, development, and collaboration. Today the company announced the semi-annual release of their renowned subscription-based component suite, Infragistics Ultimate 18.1 and an aggressive product roadmap to modernize the UX and UI tooling delivered in future releases. Updates in 18.1 released today include high-speed .NET and JavaScript / HTML5 data grids and chart components for the financial services industry, new features and functionality for their Angular data grid, and extensive Microsoft Excel style spreadsheet solutions for .NET and JavaScript.

Best of Breed UI for Financial Services

Ignite UI for JavaScript, Ignite UI for Angular, and Infragistics Ultimate UI for WPF grid and financial chart controls are designed to be the optimal choice for any Capital Market application. Featuring support for OpenFin OS, an increasingly popular alternative to modernize financial desktops and enable instant distribution across multiple device types, these top performing, easy-to-use, data grids and financial charts are built to be the backbone of high-performance, high-volume data applications.

The new Financial Chart control for WPF, JavaScript, and Angular is easily configured to display data using a simple API. Once data is bound, the chart will analyze the data and automatically choose the best series to represent data or select the set manually. Developers can explicitly specify the chart type to; bar, candle, column, and add a number of pre-built visual elements specifically designed for this market segment.  

Fastest Grids & Charts for the Angular Developer

Ignite UI for Angular includes 50-plus best-of-breed Material based components – now with the fastest data grid & charting available.  Optimized for performance and detail level control, all Angular components can handle large datasets smoothly with Infragistics Virtualization directive and are easily branded or themed through an intuitive API.  Ignite UI’s Angular Data Grid has added a number of features including paging, header, cell and footer templates, editing cells directly or through a dialog box, column pinning, hiding, movable columns, column summarization, advanced sorting and filtering, and exporting to Excel, CSV, and TSV files.

New Angular Chart components include the lightweight, high-performance Financial Chart, and Category Chart. Display data in one of many chart types, including; line, area, column point, spline, step, waterfall and more.

The Complete Microsoft Excel & Spreadsheet Solution for .NET & JavaScript

Infragistics Excel engine now features more than 300 supported functions. Enhance the capabilities of a Data Grid with conditional formatting, table creation with filtering, and add the ability to Export to Excel. Alternatively, add a Spreadsheet control to the next JavaScript, Windows Forms, or WPF application and provide users with the most popular manner to manipulate and view data.

UI Controls + Designer & Developer Productivity Tooling for Infragistics Subscribers

Transforming Infragistics Ultimate UI control suite into a single platform for UX designer and application developer productivity is in the direct line of sight for Infragistics. Infragistics is committed to continuing their nearly 30-year history of providing the most feature-rich and reliable UI components.  However, they also realize that application development teams need access to more modern tooling and the ability to seamlessly work with their UX team colleagues to produce apps for a growing list of modern frameworks.

In the last Ultimate release, Infragistics delivered productivity tools for developers including their innovative App Map, Toolbox and Control Configurators for Xamarin, WPF and JavaScript components. They also shipped an SDK for ReportPlus, letting developers start their journey with Embedded BI.  Starting with today’s release Infragistics is pleased to highlight Command Line Interface tools to help developer’s jumpstart their JavaScript and Angular development. In Q2 of 2018, they will advance Indigo Studio, their client-side UX prototyping, and usability testing product with the first SaaS release featuring image-based prototyping, unlocking a new era of productivity for designers working in Sketch. Throughout the remainder of 2018, the company’s engineers will focus on innovating in the area of rapid app development; including, WYSIWYG and UI Kits for web and mobile app building, and delivering a design to code workflow. 

For a full list of updates in Ultimate 18.1, visit Developers can download a free 30-day trial and get started with hands-on tutorials, how-to guides, and sample code along with UI controls and more at Click here for options on how to install Ignite UI for Angular.

Pricing & Licensing

Infragistics Ultimate costs $1995 per developer and includes all .NET and JavaScript controls plus Indigo Studio; Infragistics Professional is $1495. This includes Infragistics' award-winning support. Additional 24/5 worldwide Priority support is available for an added fee.  


Jason Beres, Sr. Vice President of Developer Tools, Infragistics: “Ultimate 18.1 is a release focused on delivering the most requested features and functionality our subscribers are requesting. This release is a key indicator of how we will continue to transform our component suite to become a best-in-class platform to design and build applications on modern web and mobile frameworks in addition to the desktop.”

About Infragistics
Infragistics is a worldwide leader in providing tools and solutions to accelerate application design and development, insights and collaboration for any organization. More than two million developers use Infragistics enterprise-ready UX and UI toolkits to rapidly prototype and build high-performing applications for the Cloud, Web, Windows, iOS and Android devices. Infragistics Enterprise Mobility solutions ReportPlus and SharePlus, give business users the latest advancements in self-service business intelligence and collaboration software. Additionally, Infragistics offers expert UX Services and award-winning support.

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