by Bruno Oliveira
posted on 2 Dec 2013
We’re happy like the reindeers leading Santa to the North Pole to announce the immediate availability of AeroGear 1.2.0
The major goal was to make cryptography a subject easy for humans to understand, not only specialists or mathematicians. We know this is a delicate topic with overcomplicated API’s that have been haunting most developers for years.
The AeroGear Crypto API was designed with developers in mind, we don’t want to push complexity if you’re just trying to encrypt data. Initially we’ve added support for PBKDF2, AES with GCM/CBC modes and also created 3 projects:
AeroGear Android is releasing version 1.3.0, this release was focused on crypto, and adds Encrypted Database support. We’ve introduced two new encrypted Store adapters.
For more information about the Android release, check out this blog post
The iOS team is happy to announce version 1.3.0 of its library with a major theme enabling local data encryption. As part of this effort, a new library has been introduced, aerogear-crypto-ios, that will support our future crypto efforts going forward. Further, other features include, multipart upload now supported on the Pipe, as well as the introducing of a new SQLite adapter on our DataManager.
More information for this release, including links to demos for you to try out, can be found on our blog post.
With this release we started to lay down the groundwork for encryption using already existent libraries since it would be a shame to reinvent the wheel.
Basically our focus was to create a simple API for humans to make use of these encryption functionalities:
You are free to strongly disagree and help us to improve.
AeroGear SimplePush Server has released version 0.9.0. The main feature of this version is that the datastore used for persistent storage
can now be configured.
Support for using CouchDB, Redis,
JPA, and a simple in-memory
datastore are provided by the project. For more information please refer to the project documentation.
AeroGear UnifiedPush Server has just released version 0.9.0. Besides several bug fixes, this release brings some new features and enhancements:
For more information about the UnifiedPush Server release, check it out here