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Natural ORM Architect: 2013-12 CTP Released

The December 2013 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows7/Windows8 users should either launch the provided SetupVistaOrLater.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1540.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2013-12-31

Natural ORM Architect: 2013-05 CTP Released

The May 2013 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows7/Windows8 users should either launch the provided SetupVistaOrLater.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1518.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2013-05-29

Natural ORM Architect: 2013-01 CTP Released

The January 2013 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows7/Windows8 users should either launch the provided SetupVistaOrLater.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1510.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2013-01-17

Natural ORM Architect: 2012-04 CTP Released

The April 2012 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1487.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2012-05-04

Natural ORM Architect: 2012-01 CTP Released

The January 2011 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1482.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2012-02-02

Natural ORM Architect: 2011-10 CTP Released

The October 2011 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1476.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2011-10-15

Natural ORM Architect: 2011-06 CTP Released

The June 2011 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1473.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2011-07-03

Natural ORM Architect: 2010-12 CTP Released

The December 2010 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1464.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2011-01-02

Natural ORM Architect: 2010-07 CTP Released

The July 2010 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new NORMA components. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista/Windows 7 users should either launch the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1452.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2010-07-28

Natural ORM Architect: 2010-02 CTP RE-Release

A serialization issue with the new value constraint internationalization support has lead to a modified re-release of the 2010-02 CTP. There were 7 total downloads recorded from sourceforge at time of replacement, so this should not inconvenience too many people. The new product will install directly over the original 2010-02CTP installation. The original release information is duplicated below.

The Febrary 2010 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2010-03-11

Natural ORM Architect: 2010-02 CTP Released

The Febrary 2010 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new pieces. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista users should use the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1431.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2010-03-11

Natural ORM Architect: 2009-10CTP released

The October 2009 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:

Expanding the appropriate file download and running Setup.bat will uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new pieces. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista users should use the provided SetupVista.bat or explicitly run Setup.bat as an Administrator. The release includes modifications through changeset 1416.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-11-05

Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2009-06CTP released

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The June 2009 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-07-01

Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2009-05CTP released

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The May 2009 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-05-25

Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2009-03CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The March 2009 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here: ... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-04-23

Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2009-02CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Natural ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The January 2009 Community Technology Preview of Natural Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here: ... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-03-16

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2009-01CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The January 2009 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here: ... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-02-05

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008-12CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The December 2008 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2009-01-06

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008-10CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The October 2008 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2008-11-21

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008-05CTP released!

The Object-Role Modeling (ORM) standard version 2, associated schemas and generation tools, and a reference implementation in the form of Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio.

The May 2008 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2008-06-10

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008-04CTP released!

The April 2008 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm or http://www.ormfoundation.org

Release notes are duplicated here:

Running Setup.bat from the appropriate download file will correctly uninstall any old NORMA version and reinstall the new pieces. Visual Studio instances should be shutdown before running setup, and Vista users should run the batch file as an Administrator. The drop includes modifications through changeset 1283.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2008-05-07

NORMA Discussion Forums Moved to ORM Foundation Website

The discussion forums for the NORMA project have been moved to the ORM Foundation website at https://www.ormfoundation.org. This was done in order to take advantage of its support for formatting, notification, and file attachments, as well as to help centralize ORM-related discussion throughout the modeling community.

All posts to the SourceForge-based discussion forums as of 2008-03-07 15:28:39 UTC have been migrated to these new forums.... read more

Posted by Kevin M. Owen 2008-03-08

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008-02CTP released!

The February 2008 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm

Additional information and documentation about the changes and new features is available in the readme.txt included in the .zip file and the posted release notes, which are duplicated below.

The drop includes modifications through changeset 1238 and corresponds to the latest release of 'Information Modeling and Relational Databases' ... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2008-03-04

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2008 released!

An installation file for Visual Studio 2008 has been added to the November 2007 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm

This release is targeted at the released Visual Studio 2008 product, not Beta2.

Posted by Matthew Curland 2007-12-05

Neumont ORM Architect for Visual Studio 2007-11CTP released!

The November 2007 Community Technology Preview of Neumont Object-Role Modeling Architect for Visual Studio is now available through http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/orm

Additional information and documentation about the changes and new features is available in the readme.txt included in the .zip file and the posted release notes.

This release corresponds to revision 1193 in the Subversion repository. We have added a definition, an 'Entity Relationship Learning Mode', a simplified Extension Manager dialog, and a Relational View that is synchronized with the ORM Model Browser and generated code.... read more

Posted by Matthew Curland 2007-11-29