Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate and Comshare offer micro-mainframe link

Catalog Number

102762448

Type

Text

Date

1986-07-28

Author

Merrill, Judy Marie

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4a992508472a8 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

4 p.

Description

Press release announcing the introduction of a micro-to-mainframe link to permit data exchange between Ashton-Tate's dBASE II, dBASE III PLUS and Framework II with Comshare's System W decision support software. The link, a new release of Comshare's W/Information Gateway, was interactive, enabling data to be both downloaded and uploaded between Ashton-Tate microcomputer software products and a System W host database. The link was the result of a joint development and marketing agreement between the two companies. Donated by Ed Esber. 4 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017