Syncfusion, Inc., a leading provider of components for Windows development, today announced the release of Essential Studio 2012 Volume 3, which contains a cloud-ready report designer and viewer that can work with Windows Azure as well as any cloud that supports a Windows-based deployment environment. In addition, it is 100 percent Report Definition Language (RDL) compliant.

Other new Essential Studio 2012 Volume 3 features include:
• Pixel-perfect iOS and Android mobile web application themes.
• OLAP grid framework that enables developers to deploy business intelligence solutions using the ASP.NET MVC framework.
• Enhanced PDF viewer with bar code display.
• PDF display framework with no external dependencies or software development kits (SDKs) needed.

Syncfusion, a member of the Visual Studio Industry Partner program, will simultaneously ship Essential Studio 2012 Volume 3 with Microsoft’s release of Visual Studio 2012.
In further support of Visual Studio 2012, Syncfusion has released a free e-book titled LightSwitch Succinctly. It is written by Jan Van der Haegen and provides a quick tour of the different parts of the LightSwitch development environment.

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