Choosing a Windows Forms Application Target
Windows Forms applications with the smart client feature combine the
reach of the Web with the power of local computing hardware. They provide a rich user
experience, with a response time as quick as the response times of equivalent client-server
The smart client feature simplifies application deployment and updates, and can
take advantage of SAP�’s MobiLink� technology to provide occasionally connected
Windows Forms applications with and without the smart client feature.
|Windows Forms with smart client
Although PowerBuilder� Classic continues to support traditional client-server as
well as distributed applications, it also provides you with the ability to transform
these applications into Windows Forms applications with relative
- How .NET Deployment Works
When you deploy a .NET project, PowerBuilder compiles existing or newly developed PowerScript� code into .NET assemblies.
- Security Settings
PowerBuilder applications and components can run in partial trust environments when they are constrained by .NET code access security (CAS) configurations.
- Strong-Named Assemblies
PowerBuilder can generate strong-named assemblies from all .NET Project painters.
- ASP.NET Configuration for a .NET Project
You can configure ASP.NET for a smart client project before or after you deploy the project to an IIS 5.0 or later server.
- Checklist for Deployment
Verify that production servers and target computers meet all requirements for running the .NET targets that you deploy from PowerBuilder Classic.