Stylus Scoop Archive

February 2015

In this month's Scoop the Stylus Studio team shares information on the Ehnaced Licensing Management features in the latest version of Stylus Studio.

January 2015

In the January 2015 Scoop we have an excellent customer story about a XML Pipeline Server and data processing solution.

November 2014

In this month's Scoop we offer a tutorial on extending XSLT with Java and C#. We hope this insightful and practical article helps you in your development efforts.

May 2014

X15 Release 2 is here! The Stylus Studio team is very excited to share the latest and greatest version of Stylus Studio with you. Stylus Studio X15 Release 2 adds support for the latest in XML technologies while increasing performance and productivity.

January 2014

The Stylus Studio team has always enjoyed publishing tutorials, insightful articles and other helpful tips for our users. We think of Stylus Studio users as a community and hope to provide useful and relevant information. Check out the blog with recent posts from Dr. Rima Kilany - Faculty of Engineering- ESIB from Saint-Joseph University.

December 2013

Recapping Some of the Best Scoops of the Year

October 2013

Dana Pearson, a Stylus Studio user, wrote a brief article on the Gutenberg Project and integrating online resources into library discovery systems. Dana is an expert in metadata services for libraries.

August 2013

MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions chose Stylus Studio when looking for an enterprise-worthy XML IDE to facilitate their needs. Read their story and learn how Stylus Studio answered the call!

June/July 2013

We sat down with the architect team at Force 5, Inc. to learn how they used Stylus Studio to drastically accelerate the development and testing of a new reporting module for their Gatekeeper product.

May 2013

Keep Your Library Up-to-Date with Google Books API - Books are fundamental elements of our culture. No matter where you live or what your cultural background, I am sure that there has been at least one book that impacted your life and left great memories.

February 2013

Using XQuery To Generate JSON from Relational Data - This article describes how to build a simple multi-tier solution to expose relational data to a modern HTML application using JSON.

December 2012

Introducing Stylus Studio X15. Get a quick overview of Stylus Studio in our brand new video. This video takes you on a quick tour of the best aspects of Stylus Studio and gives you a great introduction to the power and integration offered in Stylus Studio.

November 2012

Learn XQuery in 10 Minutes - This XQuery tutorial is for all those people who really want to know what XQuery is, but don't have the time to find out. We all know the problem: so many exciting new technologies, so little time to research them. To be honest, I hope that you'll spend more than ten minutes on this XQuery tutorial — but if you really have to leave that soon, I hope you'll learn something useful anyway.

October 2012

The Stylus Studio team is happy to present the brand new XML Editor Blog. Visit often or subscribe via RSS to get the latest Stylus news, XML news, XML tutorials and more.

September 2012

Summer is over and as fall begins we have more great XML and Stylus Studio news. In this month's Scoop we are featuring a tutotrial on "Processing Historical data of Presidential Elections". While definitely appripriate for this year, it is also a great tutorial offering techniques that can be used for different types of data.

August 2012

In August we offered up two great reads. The first was a tutorial titled "Extending XSLT with Java and C#". The second was a self-written customer story given to our team by a satisified Stylus Studio user. We highly recommend checking out this edition of the Stylus Scoop.

July 2012

Half way through 2012 we took a look back at the best articles from Scoops so far in 2012. If you missed any of these it was a great time to read up on them.

June 2012

This month's Scoop is about the "Lifecycle of a Purchase Order: EDI X12, XML and PDF". This article explores the path of a purchase order in a supply chain network, and shows how Stylus Studio X14 is used to develop the order, as well as manipulate and store the data.

May 2012

In May of 2012 we shared a fantastic tutorial on building dashboards for businesses using XSLT. Dashboards are the ideal way to display and track information. This is a great tutorial to check out and try for yourself.

April 2012

This month we shared an awesome demo built by our Lead Developer that uses Stylus Studio, XML, XSLT and Google Earth. The demo is titled "Mapping Farmers' Markets in Google Earth using XSLT". Take a look and give it a try.

March 2012

This month we wanted to share an introduction to XSLT 3.0 with the Stylus Studio Community. The Stylus Studio team decided to be on the cutting edge, introducing support for the current XSLT 3.0 working draft in version X14 in order to give a chance to the community to start developing using the new language edition.

February 2012

We wanted to show a great new video about PDF Forms and give you some recent update information. Learn how to design and to deploy rich PDF documents combining forms and XML data using Stylus Studio X14.!

December 2010

Happy Holidays, Latest Videos and Feature Requests for our newt big release!

Issue #26, October 2010

Upgrade Now - 50% Off (now expired), New Stylus Studio Videos, Tech Tip For the Month, Stylus Studio AUP FAQ

Issue #25, December 2009

Stylus Studio 2010 Released, Tech Tip For the Month, Stylus Studio AUP FAQ, Holiday Special (now expired) - Save up to 55%

Issue #24, May 5, 2008

Stylus Studio 2008 Release 2 Now Available: Latest release of award-winning XML IDE further simplifies data integration by providing code generation, enhanced scalability, support for additional EDI standards and more.

Issue #23, December 11, 2007

Stylus Studio 2008 is released featuring new XQuery & Web Services tools, support for MySQL, PostgreSQL, HL7 EDI, Microsoft .NET Code Generation and more!

Issue #22, May 2, 2007

Stylus Studio® 2007 Release 2 is now available for online purchase or free trial download. This is our biggest "Release 2" ever, and we're pleased to offer brand-new XML tools, including a Query plan for visualizing and optimizing the execution of XQuery applications, advanced XML report generation tools, support for gigabyte-size XML documents, and Chinese localization.

Issue #21, January 9, 2007

We can't think of a better way to start the New Year than by proudly announcing that Stylus Studio 2007 XML Enterprise Suite was named Product of the Year by CRN Magazine! In a crowded field of contenders, Stylus Studio clearly distinguished itself, earning CRN Magazine's ultimate accolade for Web Development tools.

Issue #20, September 26, 2006

Stylus Studio 2007 XML Enterprise Suite is now available for purchase or for free trial download. It's the biggest release ever in Stylus Studio's 10-year history, with all-new tools for XML Pipelining, XML Publishing, powerful new Data Conversion APIs and so much more.

Issue #19, June 13, 2006

Stylus Studio 2006 Release 3 Now Available, An Introduction to XSLT Development, Blogs For Stylus Studio: Integrate This! (And get a Free T-shirt), True Stylus Studio Stories: Why I switched to Stylus Studio and more!

Issue #18, May 23, 2006

An Introduction to XQuery Development, User Defined Functions in XQuery by Dr. Michael Kay, Free T-shirts and XQuery Bumper Stickers, True Stylus Studio Stories: Why I switched to Stylus Studio

Issue #17, March 28, 2006

Stylus Studio 2006 Release 2 Now Available, Developing XML Schemas in Stylus Studio, The Stylus Studio QuickStart Training Webcast, Stylus Studio: Helping Hurricane Katrina Reconstruction Efforts, True Stylus Stories: What CRN Magazine Says About Stylus Studio

Issue #16, February 27, 2006

Learn Stylus Studio in 6 Minutes, An Interview with XQuery-Co Inventor Jonathan Robie, Building XML Workflow Applications, by Dr. Michael Kay, Podcast: Business-to-Business Data Integration with SOA, True Stylus Studio Stories: Stylus Studio Overachieves and more!

Issue #15, December 12, 2005

Understanding Schema-Aware XSLT and XQuery, Stylus Studio Holiday Giveaway: Free Coffee Machines & Toasters, Stylus Studio Adds Support for Microsoft .NET 2.0 and MSXML 6.0, How Stylus Studio Helped Santa and Saved Christmas, Featured Article: The Case for XQuery, True Stylus Studio Stories, and more!

Issue #14, November 14, 2005

Stylus Studio 2006 Product Line released! New Stylus Studio XML Adapters, a FLWOR tutorial by Dr. Michael Kay, a competitive product review and more.

Issue #13, September 1, 2005

Learn XQuery in just 10 minutes with Dr. Michael Kay! An analyst report on XML data service development with Stylus Studio. New video demonstrations on bi-directional EDI to XML mapping and more.

Issue #12, July 20, 2005

The Stylus Studio® Employee Discount for Everyone Program announced! Also, new video demonstrations on Java Code Generation, Accessing Relational data using XQuery, and new tutorials on using XML adapters and the RenderX XEP processor.

Issue #11, June 29, 2005

Celebrate Independence day with Stylus Studio®! Stylus Studio® 6 XML Enterprise Edition Released, an Independence day sale, XQuery/Web services tutorials, using the Java code generator, and more!

Issue #10, May 23, 2005

Where is XQuery? It's here today, on the Java platform, the 'Scoop reports. Also, new XQuery and XQJ tutorials, use cases, and more.

Issue #9, April 27, 2005

NASA blasts off with XQuery! Help Support XQuery for All! Download the XQuery Industry Study and more!

Issue #8, February 28, 2005

What a scoop! Microsoft's Michael Rys reveals big XQuery plans for SQL Server 2005 (Yukon). New EDI to XML video demonstration, OASIS catalog tutorial, Service Oriented Architectures 101 and more!

Issue #7, January 25, 2005

A big update for Stylus Studio® and an exclusive XQuery tell-all with Daniela Florescu, the editor of the W3C XQuery Specification!

Issue #6, December 15, 2004

The Stylus Scoop presents "Ten Reasons XQuery Will Change Your Life in 2005!", an interview with XML Schema and XQuery guru, Ms. Priscilla Walmsley, and the official Stylus Studio® XML Developer Survey!

Issue #5, November 1, 2004

Ivan Pedruzzi interviews database and XML guru Mike Olson, one of the original developers of Berkeley DB, and more.

Issue #4, October 4, 2004

Stylus Studio® 6 XML Professional Edition is now available, adding new support for XSLT 2.0, XQuery 1.0, XPath 2.0, XML Schema, XML Mapping, Legacy data conversion, and more!

Issue #3, September 20, 2004

Ivan Pedruzzi interviews Java and XML expert Jason Hunter on new and exciting XQuery technologies. Win free XML books and Stylus Studio® Gear and more.

Issue #2, August 3, 2004

Ivan Pedruzzi interviews Dr. Michael Kay on XQuery, XSLT 2.0 and XPath 2.0 technologies. Stylus Studio® 5 Home Edition is released for just $49.- (USD)

Issue #1, June 24, 2004

The inaugural issue of The Stylus Scoop! Stylus Studio® 5.3 is released, adding XML differencing and enhanced XML mapping features.

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