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Diagramming Library yFiles 2.8

12.16.2010
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yWorks, a leading provider of diagramming components for Java, Adobe Flex and .NET applications, has released yFiles for Java 2.8, the new major release of its outstanding Java class library for analysis, automatic layout, and visualization of diagrams, networks, and graphs.

This release includes new functionality, like:

  • A new edge routing algorithm that generates orthogonal, bus-style edge paths.
  • New support for rotated labels, including, in particular, support for auto-rotating edge labels.
  • Node ports present a means to visually indicate allowed connection locations at nodes.
  • ...many layout improvements, great and small.

For more information on features and functionality, please see the yFiles for Java home page. Request a 30-day evaluation version and test yFiles for Java now.
Also, please take a look at the yFiles demos page to see applications and demos that show the yFiles layouting facility in real-time.

About yWorks

yWorks specializes in the development of professional software solutions that enable the clear visualization of diagrams and networks. yWorks has brought together efficient data structures, complex algorithms, and advanced techniques that provide excellent user interaction. Our yFiles product family offers high-quality diagramming for Java and .NET applications as well as for browser applications based on Adobe Flex, Microsoft Silverlight, or AJAX technology.

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