Diagram (preview) is a new native Blazor component library in our Essential Studio 2021 Volume 2 release. It allows users to create diagrams such as flowcharts, organizational charts, and BPMN diagrams using a code-behind or visual interface. It has better performance than the previous Diagram component in the Blazor WebAssembly applications.
In this blog, we are going to discuss how the new native Blazor Diagram component differs from the previous Diagram component.
However, in the Blazor server apps, you might experience a slight delay due to network latency.
Building a diagram component for the Blazor platform is challenging, and only a few plugins are available on the market. We are one of them, and we assure you that our performance is comparatively the best in the market. Also, we are continuously working to improve the performance in the future.
You can host a native Blazor control as a node in the new Blazor Diagram component. The previous Diagram component doesn’t support this feature.
In the new Diagram component, you can cancel the events such as dragging, rotation, resizing, and more. You guessed it- this is not possible in the older Diagram.
Thanks for reading! In this blog, we have seen how the new native Blazor Diagram component differs from our previous Blazor WebAssembly Diagram component. This new component is available in our Essential Studio 2021 Volume 2 release. You can also learn more about it in our release notes and What’s New pages.