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Status Future consideration
Workspace Rational Other
Categories Synergy
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 11, 2017

Powerbuilder 12.5 and 2017 integration with Rational Synergy 7.2.1 on all Windows platforms (specifically Windows 10)

Powerbuilder 12.5 currently does not integrate with Synergy 7.2.1 within Windows 10.
Powerbuilder (now owned by Appeon) is also about to release the new 2017 version. Scheduled to be released on Q2 2017.
It would be advisable to develop a Synergy integration no just for PB12.5 that works for Windows 10, but also to considerate the new Powerbuilder 2017 release.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 103654
RFE Product Rational Synergy
  • Guest
    Apr 24, 2017

    This feature is in our two-year plan.