Mehul Harry's DevExpress Blog

This Blog


Mehul Harry is the DevExpress Web Program Manager. Follow him on twitter: @Mehulharry

Subscribe (RSS, Email)


Great Interest in ASP.NET @ TechEd

In the last couple of years, ASP.NET usage in organizations has been on the rise. Having a web interface is important to developers for many reasons. So it's very exciting and humbling to see the amount of interest that developers, managers, Microsoft staff, and even other vendors are showing in our ASP.NET product line. Here are some of the common questions I've been asked today:

Large Datasets

One of the most requested demos is the Server Mode for ASPxGridView. When asked if the developer works with large datasets? The answer is almost always a "YES!" And when they see the Server mode in action, the "Aha!" kicks in.

Do your ASP.NET controls support CSS?

Yes, absolutely. Then I show this demo of how the ASPxGridView and our other ASP.NET controls can easily switch themes.

Are you guys looking into Silverlight?

Yes! We have just announced the AGDataGrid for Silverlight and it'll be free!

What else do you have for ASP.NET?

We have a full suite which includes the ASPxScheduler, ASPxTreeList, ASPxHtmlEditor, ASPxPivotGrid, ASPxperience, and more.

If you happen to be at TechEd then please drop by and say hello.

Published Jun 03 2008, 07:34 PM by
Filed under: ,
Bookmark and Share


No Comments

About Mehul Harry (DevExpress)

Mehul Harry is an ASP.NET technical evangelist at Developer Express. You can reach him directly at You can also follow him on Twitter:

Chat is one of the many ways you can contact members of the DevExpress Team.
We are available Monday-Friday between 7:30am and 4:30pm Pacific Time.

If you need additional product information, write to us at or call us at +1 (818) 844-3383


DevExpress engineers feature-complete Presentation Controls, IDE Productivity Tools, Business Application Frameworks, and Reporting Systems for Visual Studio, along with high-performance HTML JS Mobile Frameworks for developers targeting iOS, Android and Windows Phone. Whether using WPF, ASP.NET, WinForms, HTML5 or Windows 10, DevExpress tools help you build and deliver your best in the shortest time possible.

Copyright © 1998-2016 Developer Express Inc.
All trademarks or registered trademarks are property of their respective owners