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OpenSLIM & NMTools v2.9b0

nmtools-20090308-0-smallThis is the first time a fully working NMTools goes live. This time a Gallery of 14 OpenSLIM modules ship with the package.

As usual, you can download it from CodePlex or SourceForge. You will find the links on the Downloads Section. Hope you like it :-D.

This time I have included a set of sreenshots just for you to figure out the aspect of the final solution.

Anyway, later this week I will post a practical example of one session using NMTools. There you will see how to take advantage of a tool like this. ...

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More on OpenSLIM and NMTools…

Wow! What an intense week! It's being pretty hard to keep with regular postings. Obviously, working 12 hours a day doesn't help at all, but projects keep progressing successfully :D.

A new version of OpenSLIM and NMTools, v2.7b0, has been released last week. Version 2.8b0 is now on the way!. NMTools have reached a usable state thanks to a contribution from JJ who helped on resolving the last major issue. I am also introducing more Reports to the current OpenSLIM catalog; new UI for Contacts Management; some minor improvements on Tasks and Progress Management, etc.

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OpenSLIM & NMTools v2.6b0

I still can't believe it… I will end my holidays with major milestones complete!

Of course, to ship is to choose, and there are details on this beta release that need further testing and may need to be fixed. This is specially true when we talk about NMTools, the newest piece on this little puzzle.

OpenSLIM is an MS Access application and I've been running its previous versions for the last 6 months. Currently, I am handling more than 1000 Nodes on more than 80 Services with it and, in my opinion, behaves fairly well. On future versions, I ...

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