Artifact Details

Title

Action Technologies, Inc. and Ashton-Tate Corporation announce MHS licensing agreement

Catalog Number

102770507

Type

Text

Date

1990-03-19

Publisher

Action Technologies, Inc.; Ashton-Tate Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-446633f05eb30 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

2 p.

Description

Press release reporting that Action Technologies and Ashton-Tate Corporation announced an agreement under which Ashton-Tate is licensing MHS by Action Technologies for inclusion in future products. Initially this will include MultiMate (R) Version 4.0 and Framework III LAN (R). The announcement is a result of each company's strategy to help end user increase productivity while supporting existing user environments and applications. MHS is a widely used store and forward messaging technology that allows people using dissimilar computers, applications and protocols to perform inter- and intra-network messaging in a cost effective and efficient time frame. MultiMate 4.0 is Ashton-Tate's new DOS word processing software that provides power and ease of use. It includes an integrated grammar checker, graphics, transparent file conversion and a number of other new features. Donated by Ed Esber. 2 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017