Marco Cantu, RAD PM

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Many of our customers today write FireMonkey Windows applications. We recently got some customer reports on FMX memory leaks on Windows using RAD Studio 10.2 Release 1 (or Tokyo Release 1). The issue is reported at

As mentioned in the release notes of Tokyo 10.2.1, the latest release of RAD Studio addresses the issues caused by Windows 10 Creators Update and related with D ...

The RAD Studio 10.2.1 release (earlier this week) was focused on bug fixing. You can find the list of issues that have been addressed at 

You can read more about the release and its rationale in the PM article published in the community: https://community.embarcadero.com/article ...

As most of you know, the Embarcadero PM team has been running fairly extensive yearly surveys regularly. We had the last yearly survey in April 2017. In the past, the company decision has been not to share data coming from the survey, as some of i ...

Marco Cantu, RAD PM created new blog post Delphi Blogs of the Week #54 in Tutorial 1 month ago

A new round up of Delphi-related news, after my two weeks of vacation around Europe. Delphi Product Blogs and More Quickly find add-ons with new GetIt categories by Sarina at 

Embarcadero News Embarcadero Partners with CData to Offer Enterprise Connectors (press release at http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170621005319/en). You can ...

As Sarina already mentioned in the community site, last week Embarcadero released a second patch for Delphi and C++ ...

Delphi was released over 22 years ago in San Francisco. More than two decades later, the Delphi design philosophy remains steadfastly the same: continual in ...

Last week I was at a large Italian conference (with almost 100 Delphi developers attending) in my city. I gave a keynote on the status and future of Delphi, and there were many other sessions given by Italian Delphi developers and some internation ...

Since Windows 10 Creators Update was released two months ago, we have started seeing reports of issues with runtime package (for example, https://quality.embarcadero.com/browse/ ...

Next Wednesday, June 14th, I'll give a keynote at the Delphi Day conference in Piacenza, Italy, which is also the city where I live (short trip, for sure). This is a conference I used to organize in the past and that Paolo Rossi and Wintech Italia ...

Automatic Reference Counting is the memory management system used by Strings & Interfaces on all platforms, and all objects on Linux and Mobile. Unlike Garbage Collection, ARC is purely deterministic and keeps the developer in control. Join De ...

Tomorrow, June 1st, I'll give a webinar (at 3 different time slots) focused on automatic reference counting memory model in Delphi.. This is the summary: Automatic Reference Counting is the memory management system used by String ...

Given I haven't made one of these monthly posts in some time, I have a rather large collection of relevant blogs psots and links, and so I decided to split the blog post in two. This is focused in full on Delphi Linux, a following one will be gene ...

As you probably know, RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin Update 2 last fall was the first IDE to offer native and direct support for the Windows Desktop Bridge (also known as Centennial Bridge). In short, using the bridge you can create Universal Windows Plat ...

Last week I was in Australia for the ADUG Symposium, invited by the ADUG committee. For more information about this user groups, which is one of the largest and best organized in the Delphi community, refer to ht ...

Over the last week, Embarcadero published a new official RAD Studio roadmap and an additional blog post with Product Manager comments and further information (including a section of mine). Here are the links, in case you missed one of t ...

Marco Cantu, RAD PM created new blog post New FireDAC Database Status Page in Tutorial 3 months ago

Since last year, beside our regular docwiki with the extensive product documentation (it has over a quarter million pages!) Embarcadero has a

Next week on Thursday and Friday I'll be speaking at the ADUG Symposium in Brisbane and Melbourne. The event information is at http://www.adug.org.au/meetings/symposiums/2017-sym ...