Webix Jet framework

In the previous articles from the series Webix JavaScript library through the eyes of a freshman”, you learned how to create an application based on Webix UI components. In this article, I want to take a closer look at creating a similar application using the architecture and capabilities of the Webix Jet framework, as well as the advantages it gives. The article will be useful for those who are familiar with Webix UI and for beginners because the library code is intuitive and easy to use.

Overview of Webix Jet

Webix is a library of UI components. You don’t need to use additional tools…


5 Best JavaScript calendar Libraries

JavaScript is currently one of the most popular programming languages. It is used by almost 70% of the developers according to the Stack Overflow Developer Survey of 2020. A wide choice of JS libraries and frameworks add to that popularity. An obvious advantage of using libraries is great resource-saving. Using ready-made components and combining them saves working time and money. Besides, the learning curve is usually quite short, so even junior developers can quickly figure out how to deal with the widgets and components of the library.

In the overview, we will focus on the JS calendar libraries, as a…


Webix JavaScript Query is a modern tool for filtering big datasets. The laconic design with a user-friendly interface helps you to manage your data tables at lightning speed. This solution is successfully applied in the proprietary Webix projects.

Features Overview

Filtering

The widget is intended to filter the information using a set of particular conditions. Depending on the data type being filtered, the conditions may be different. In this way, you can easily and quickly create, edit, group and delete filters according to your demands.

There is a “simple mode” of filtering as well. In this case, you may only create and delete…


JavaScript today remains one of the most popular programming languages on the planet. Such popularity is guaranteed by the technological progress and the steady growth of the power of personal computers and mobile devices. Besides, web browsers are experiencing a rapid evolution. They have become multifunctional systems for performing a variety of tasks.

Thus, JavaScript has become a leader, because it allows you to implement an infinite number of browser solutions, from web front-end to complex browser calculations. At the moment, most applications are Web-oriented and have a UI layer written in JavaScript.

So let’s study the JavaScript UI frameworks…


The Evolution of Webix from 6 to 8.1

Webix JavaScript UI library is a product of the XB Software company. Since the time of its release in 2013, it has shown great potential for success and development. The 6.0 version of the library appeared in October 2018. Let’s trace the changes and updates that Webix has come through for more than two years already.

Today the library includes 100+ UI widgets and fully-featured CSS / HTML5 JavaScript controls. Webix also offers several templates and complex widgets that facilitate the development of custom business web apps. The library is available under open-source and commercial licenses. …


Webix vs Angular

There is a wide choice of frameworks nowadays that are created to facilitate the process of application development. All of them claim to make the job of a programmer faster, easier, and cheaper. Some of the frameworks are already extremely popular, others are just gaining their target audience. Each of them has strong and weak sides. Each can come in handy for the specific requirements of a particular project.

Every developer from inexperienced juniors to mature seniors has heard of Angular. It is a JS open-source front-end web framework by Google. It is hard to compete with the solution created…


Report Manager rewiew

Autumn 2020 has become a fruitful time for Webix specialists.

The Webix team has released the eighth version of the Webix user interface library with two new complex widgets. The first one is Scheduler, which we discussed in detail earlier. The second widget is Gantt chart in JavaScript. You can find detailed information about it in the article.

November is following the trend, so we are in a hurry to share a new complex Report Manager widget with you. Let us look at it closer.

Webix Report Manager Review

This new complex Report Manager widget allows you to create and store reports with a…


Webix Gantt Chart overview

In early October 2020, the Webix team released the eighth version of the Webix UI library, which includes two new complex widgets. The first of them is Scheduler, which we discussed in detail in the previous article.

The second widget is the JavaScript Gantt chart, which we will discuss in detail in this article.

Webix Gantt widget review


Webix JavaScript Scheduler

Webix JavaScript Scheduler Review

Webix has recently introduced a new complex JS Scheduler widget for integrating calendar, planning, and scheduling functions into any web application. In this article, we will look at the main features of the new module and answer the most frequently asked questions.

What are complex Webix widgets?

Unlike regular JavaScript UI widgets, complex widgets are full-fledged SPA applications that do not require additional configuration and customization. They are immediately ready for integration into your business application, which allows you to save more working hours for programmers. This is a visual embodiment of the concept of the…


TOP 5 awesome Webix JS widgets

In this article, we will talk about the most beautiful web widgets included in the Webix JavaScript Framework.

As an introduction, excellent design is the credo of the Webix product. In one of the interviews, the Webix product owner said that Webix philosophy is the perfect UI right out of the box, by default and without settings. Thus, Webix does everything possible to make the life of the developers easier. For example, it contains predefined content, a set of awesome material skins, and so on (for more information, see the ThinkMobiles review).

Webix

#JavaScript UI library for #cross-platform #web app development with 100+ #UI widgets and fully-featured #CSS / #HTML5 JavaScript controls. www.webix.com

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