Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate, Skisoft agree to develop desktop publishing product

Catalog Number

102770602

Type

Text

Date

1986-09-16

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-4473474a47f2a Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

2 p.

Description

Press release announcing Ashton-Tate had reached an agreement with Skisoft, Inc. of Lexington, Mass., to co-develop a desktop publishing software product based on Skisoft technology for the IBM PC and compatibles. Skisoft is a privately-owned software development company headed by founder Ken Skier. Details of the product and release date were not announced. Donated by Ed Esber. 2 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017