Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate signs strategic var agreement to provide low-cost financial information to Framework II users

Catalog Number

102762646

Type

Text

Date

1986-04-14

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-441f094b3f521 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

3 p.

Description

Press release announcing an agreement with Satellite Information Systems Company (SISCOM) to allow users of Framework II software to access and analyze financial information from X.PRESS Information Services, including a number of McGraw-Hill's databases. The information will be fed into Framework II's spreadsheet
and word processor through existing cable television wiring at a significantly lower cost than competitive information distribution services. Ashton-Tate's Framework II users will have the capability to quickly spot stock trends, instantly update their portfolios and make better informed investment decisions. Donated by Ed Esber. 3 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017