Delphi 2007 for Win32 from CodeGear revitalizes Win32 development by combining Delphi’s proven visual Rapid Application Development approach for accelerated Win32 development with support for Windows Vista, AJAX, and streamlined database connectivity.
Delphi 2007 - Delphi 7 on SteroidsDelphi 2007 for Win32 is primarily targeted at Win32 developers wanting to upgrade their existing projects to include full Vista support - themed applications and VCL support for glassing, file dialogs, and Task Dialog components.
If you have skiped Delphi 2005 and Delphi 2006 - Delphi 2007 is the version you should not miss!
Delphi for Win32 EditionsDelphi 2007 for Win32 comes in two flavors: Professional and Enterprise.
Professional version (upgrade $399) includes full support for the Windows Vista operating system and AJAX techniques for building interactive web pages. Drivers for connecting to Interbase and MySQL 4.1/5.X are also included.
Enterprise version (upgrade $1299) includes all the features of Professional plus support for Enterprise SQL Databases (Oracle 10g, MS SQL Server 2000/2005, Informix 9x, IBM DB2 8.x, Sybase 12.5). Enterprise also includes enhanced features for the Together Visual Modeling Platform (UML) including new diagrams, design Patterns support, XMI 1.1 Import/Export, documentation generation, and audits and metrics.
We'll now take a tour through some of the new (improved) elements in Delphi 2007 for Win32. At the end of this sneak peak, you'll find the Delphi 2007 for Win32 feature matrix, reviews guide, what's new section, etc.