Meet the new version of the peer code review tool — Review Assistant 2.1 released by Devart software company. New features include Perforce SCM integration, improved commenting on code and command line interface.
Perforce source control system integration
Now companies that use Perforce can take advantages of Review Assistant. The code review tool provides support for integration with Perforce source code control system and allows to:
- Add change lists to a review from the GUI client.
- View author's changes that were made in a code comparison tool.
- Add comments to a specific revision of a file.
- Implement iterative review.
Adding comments to blocks of code
Review Assistant allows to add comments to a block of code. Now it is possible to select either a word, or several code lines to add a comment. A block of code with a comment is highlighted with the orange border for more convenience.
A wide set of improvements related to comments in the code editor were made.
Command line interface
- Getting the information about users, projects and reviews.
- Filtering the reviews list.
- Retrieving data in the XML format.
Devart team sticks to the tradition of giving users the priority to choose new features. The close interaction results in the improvements that are really required. One of the most voted-for features is the support of continuous integration platforms.
Feel free to visit UserVoice forum to see what features will be implemented in the next release. Also, everyone is welcome to share their own ideas about new desired features in Review Assistant.
The product prices start from $249.95. Learn more about the prices and available editions of the add-in at the Review Assistant Ordering page.
The full-featured free version of Review Assistant, which includes a 30-day trial for unlimited users is available for immediate download.
Devart is a recognized vendor of database connectivity solutions for Microsoft .NET and Embarcadero Delphi development platforms as well as database development and management software.
Company's solutions support such databases as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, InterBase, Firebird, and SQLite.
Along with database oriented software Devart offers productivity tools for Visual Studio which help developers to be empowered, stay focused, and deliver their best all the time.
For additional information about Devart, visit http://www.devart.com/.