Artifact Details

Title

Next-generation spreadsheet, word processor join Ashton-Tate's Macintosh product family

Catalog Number

102770357

Type

Text

Date

1988-02-10

Author

Nussbaum, Luther

Publisher

Ashton-Tate Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-44650d394fe64 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

5 p.

Description

Cover letter and press release for Ashton-Tate's announcement from Ashton-Tate's Macintosh Software Division: Full Impact, a spreadsheet-based product that was richer in features than any other Macintosh spreadsheet; and dBASE Mac RunTime, a low-cost, execute-only version of dBASE Mac that allowed VARs and software developers to improve the performance and security of dBASE Mac applications; and FullWrite Professional, a word processing program obtained along with a graphics package called FullPaint, from the acquisition of Ann Arbor Softworks. Donated by Ed Esber. 5 scanned pages.

Category

Press release; Memoranda

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017