Plastic SCM Professional updated

Plastic SCM Professional updated
Version 2.9 adds Visual Studio 2010 support, integration with IntelliJ IDEA 5.1 / 8 and shared workspaces.


Feature Release

March 15, 2010 - 0:00
Plastic SCM Professional updated
User statistics and changed item statistics in Plastic SCM Professional.

Plastic SCM Professional is a multiplatform (Windows, Linux, Unix and MAC) version control system that provides full integration with the most widely used IDEs as well and task tracking tools, and contains accurate importers for SourceSafe, CVS and Subversion; providing quick transition from these environments. Plastic SCM Professional can be configured to work with Firebird, MySQL or SQL Server database backends. Plastic SCM Professional Edition provides enterprise features such as configurable workspaces through selectors, integration with Active Directory or LDAP to enforce security policies on repositories, support for an unlimited number of users and distributed system. One Year of full support with access to all new releases within a year is included with the Professional Edition.

Updates in V2.9

  • IntelliJ IDEA 5.1 / 8 integration
  • Pulse continuous integration server
  • Support for Visual Studio 2010
  • Shared Workspaces: Workspaces are no longer tied to the machine on which they were created and can now be shared among machines via network shares
  • Extended Branch Review: The review interface can now be used to walk through the changesets in a branch allowing a step-by-step  review of a task branch implementation
  • Symlink Support: Symbolic links are fully versioned items inside Plastic
  • Oracle Database support added as a Plastic backend database option
  • Sparse Tree / Cloaked Items Support: A user can choose to specify folders that will not be downloaded by default by an update operation
  • CVS and VSS importer improvements
  • Performance and stability improvements in the Linux server which takes advantage of 64 bit support improving memory allocation and higher server load
  • Eclipse: Filter to select an object on the view
  • LDAP authentication Mode: Clients are no longer required  to have an active connection with the LDAP server - only the Plastic server requires an active connection to the LDAP server.

About Codice Software

Codice Software is a software engineering company focused on the development of tools to improve the software quality, by means of enhanced Configuration Management. Codice Software's innovative approach to product development and quality has been validated by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), whose assessment team has awarded Codice a Level II Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI) rating. The CMMI rating is the global standard reserved for those companies exhibiting world-class product development capabilities.