Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate introduces dBase Mac, extending dBase standard to the Macintosh computer

Catalog Number

102762654

Type

Text

Date

1986-08-11

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-442b0ff03cf96 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

6 p.

Description

Press release announcing dBASE on the Macintosh including Macintosh point-and-click interface: "non-procedural" product design that enables users to perform both day-to-day (entry, manipulation and retrieval of data) and sophisticated tasks (creating relationships between data files) and generating custom multi-file reports, inclusion of a full-featured procedural (advanced programming) language, direct access of .DBF files from the IBM-compatible dBASE family of database products, and available in the fourth quarter of 1986 for SRP $ 495. Donated by Ed Esber. 6 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017