Visual Expert 2020 brings 50+ new features to help developers maintain and evolve PowerBuilder, SQL Server and Oracle code.
Generate call tree diagrams
Call trees represent objects referencing each others.They can be used to:
- Document the inner workings of an application, analyze every possible run.
- Predict the impact of a change.
- Track the flow of values between procedures
- Detect anomalies of program execution, find procedures never called.
Sample Call tree for database dependencies
Sample Call tree for PowerBuilder objects dependencies
Read more about generating diagrams with Visual Expert.
Item Name Dictionary
- Build a list and sort objects by name.
- Identify inconsistent names for the same business concept
- Rename duplicate names, etc.
And Much More
Support new PB objects, find the most referenced or largest objects in your code, etc.
Check out the Visual Expert Release History for a detailed list.
Visual Expert 2020 R2 - expected late Q2 2020 - will introduce a set of features, to continuously scan your code, and identify security vulnerabilities and maintainability issues...stay tuned !