Marco Cantu, RAD PM

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Embarcadero has asked me to give a webinar covering my experience in building and publishing my Mini Figures Mobile App, which is actually available o ...

Embarcadero is about to release a new Delphi compiler for the Linux platform. Here are some of the key technical elements of this compiler, a ...

To celebrate another year of success for Delphi. I dug a bit in my archive. Here are a few old images, mostly ads from Borland, before and after the product release. You can find a higher resolution version of these images at 

In today's development landscape, natively compiled code is making a significant comeback, even if in a fairly different variety of scenarios. RAD Studio has always been focused on it and developers using Delphi and C++Builder probably experience ...

Marco Cantu, RAD PM created new blog post Delphi Blogs of the Week #50 in Tutorial 4 weeks ago

Another review of announcements, news, blog post, webinars, and anything else related to Delphi that I feel important to share. Embarcadero News Embarcadero competition, Delphi 10.2 T-Shirt Graphic Contest: Read more at 

I guess I should turn this into a regular blog post, here are some more updates in GetIt package manager, after those in December. I'm listing updates for Berlin, ...

I guess I should turn this into a regular blog post, here are some more updates in GetIt package manager, after those in December. I'm listing updates for Berlin, ...

Embarcadero is promoting a contest for applications that leverage OpenData, in particular the NASA API (available at https://api.nasa.gov/index.html). Given the large amount of data available, there is ...

The first list of interesting links and blog post of 2017, focused on Delphi development. Embarcadero Udpates Press release "Embarcadero Announces RAD Studio Desktop Bridge Support for Windows 10 Deployments" including a co ...

There is a glitch in RAD Studio Berlin Update 2: For some users the About Box indicates the wrong version number in the "Installed Updates" field. An example is below:

Marco Cantu, RAD PM replied to the topic 'TFDPhysMongoDriverLink on Delphi XE7' in the forum. 2 months ago

For using MongoDB FireDC drivers you need a more recent version of Delphi. In theory, you can manually hook to MongoDB, but that's a lot of work...

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Marco Cantu, RAD PM replied to the topic 'TFDPhysMongoDriverLink on Delphi XE7' in the forum. 2 months ago

Sorry, it wasn't in XE8, was added later. Not sure which version... probably 10 Seattle.

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Marco Cantu, RAD PM replied to the topic 'TFDPhysMongoDriverLink on Delphi XE7' in the forum. 2 months ago

FDConnection has a MongoDB driver, but only for the Enterprise version of the product.

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Marco Cantu, RAD PM created new blog post My Year in Cities 2016 in Tutorial 2 months ago

Following a long tradition of this blog, dating back to 2006 (and continued in each of the following years), here is my year 2016 seen through the cities I've been to. The rule is ...

It has been a long time, but here is another roundup of notable blog posts in the Delphi space. Updates Debugger Hotfix for iOS32 (for RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin) at 

Marco Cantu, RAD PM replied to the topic 'TFDPhysMongoDriverLink on Delphi XE7' in the forum. 2 months ago

You need to do that as part of a FDConnection to Mongo.

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Marco Cantu, RAD PM replied to the topic 'Embarcadero Free Compiler - on Win10 x64?' in the forum. 2 months ago

Yes the free compiler and the Starter editions will work on Win64 systems, and produce win32 executables that run on Win64 systems.

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There are many additional packages recently added to the GetIt Package Manager for Berlin, from free tools and components, to trial versions of paid ones. The list include AQTime, which was until recently an integrated third-party tool and it is a ...

It is a fairly interesting time to see Microsoft promote RAD Studio Berlin Update 2 support for the "Centennial" bridge, as the only IDE providing this capability out of the box. First, Microsoft Windows Developer account tweeted about ...

Answering to pressing requests from customers and partners, RAD Studio is moving this year from a 6 month release cycle with one main bug-fix update to a 1-year release cycle with multiple updates including fixes and new features.  As w ...