Review Assistant 3.5 Moved from SQLite to SQL Server
Devart has released an updated Review Assistant 3.5, a code review tool for creating review requests and responding to them without leaving Visual Studio. Review Assistant server now uses Microsoft's SQL Server for the back-end database.
Devart, a recognized vendor of professional database tools for developers and DBAs, has announced a release of a new version of Review Assistant, a code review plug-in for Visual Studio.
Review Assistant 3.5 includes the following new features and improvements:
The previous versions of Review Assistant have been successfully using fast and reliable SQLite as a database engine. It requires no configuration and maintenance and works fine for small teams. Since our customers' teams increased greatly revealing the performance issue of SQLite server caused by concurrent work of a large number of users, it was decided to move Review Assistant to SQL Server. An improvement of the tool's performance is expected by using SQL Server as a database engine for Review Assistant now.
*Any comment in a review can be marked as fixed.
*In a simple review workflow, reviewers can close a review after code is accepted.
*The "search-as-you-type" suggestion appears when adding users to a project.
*On the Code Review Board, the projects in the drop-down list are now sorted alphabetically.
*Working with a long list of comments in a review became faster.
Review Assistant is a code review plug-in for Visual Studio. The tool allows creating review requests and responding to them without leaving Visual Studio. Review Assistant supports TFS, Subversion, Git, Mercurial, and Perforce.
A free version of Review Assistant is restricted up to 3 users and 1 project. Review Assistant for an unlimited number of users is available for a 30-day trial period.
Devart is one of the leading developers of database tools and administration software, ALM solutions, data providers for various database servers, data integration and backup solutions. The company also implements Web and Mobile development projects.