Artifact Details

Title

Spell checker, OS/2 certification, top new enhancements for Ashton-Tate's one-year-old RapidFile database

Catalog Number

102769983

Type

Text

Date

1988-01-18

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4464cd9797d3a Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

4 p.

Description

Press release announcing several new enhancements to the RapidFile data management program. New features include an 80,000 word spelling checker, 470,000 synonym Merriam Webster thesaurus and certification as "OS/2 compatible" for IBM's personal system/2 line of microcomputers. This was the first product Ashton-Tate bas certified tor the OS/2 operating system. Donated by Ed Esber. 4 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017