Oakland, CA, May 20, 2010—Tom Sawyer Software, the leading provider of high-performance graph visualization, layout, and analysis solutions, announces the release of Tom Sawyer Layout, Version 9.1, Java Edition.
Tom Sawyer Layout, Java Edition, is composed of a versatile set of Java classes and APIs that enables users to organize and lay out relational data, producing exceptionally clear diagrams that reveal hidden relationships and underlying structures. Tom Sawyer Layout, Java Edition, is a portable and flexible software library that can be integrated with your own database, display, and graphics systems. Whether you are developing Sun Swing, Eclipse SWT, or thin client applications, you can benefit from its superb layout capabilities.
Tom Sawyer Layout, Version 9.1, Java Edition, brings dramatic improvements to its layout quality and performance. The layout architecture has been optimized and layout speed is improved by twenty to sixty percent.
In this release, XML reading and writing speed have increased by fifteen percent and there have also been many new Apple Mac OS X refinements. In addition, documentation has been revamped and the tutorials have been enhanced to run more smoothly.
All layouts perform twenty to sixty percent faster. When using circular layout, users can take advantage of improved edge labeling with dense drawings, enhanced clustering quality, and refined clustering options. The hierarchical layout style has improved edge labeling with polyline and orthogonal routing. In addition, orthogonal layout provides enhanced group constraint quality and symmetric layout provides enhanced handling of fixed point constraints.
Tom Sawyer Layout, Version 9.1, offers new and enhanced features: