~ Seagate Software Release Version 8.5 of Crystal Reports ~ ~ Seagate Software change their name to Crystal Decisions ~ Wednesday 7 March 2001 PDF Print 7th March 2001 (DS0106) ~ Developer Solutions International, the application development specialist, is now shipping version 8.5 of the leading reporting tool; Crystal Reports - standard, professional and developer editions. Version 8.5 of Crystal Reports will allow users to easily deliver rich, interactive content from virtually any data source, publish it to the Web and integrate it within applications. Available now from Developer Solutions, prices start from £145.00 + VAT. Visit http://www.developer-solutions.co.uk for full details. "Version 8.5 of Crystal Reports includes many new features that make it even more web-friendly. Version 8.5 includes a web-publishing system, which includes an e-portfolio. The e-portfolio is Crystal's web report portal, and can be customised, using the Web Wizard, to match the company's corporate identity or form a new portal from within your website. In addition, Version 8.5 contains a Publishing Wizard to allow users to publish reports to a central access point on the web, ensuring information can easily be shared." says Adrian Handley, general manager, Developer Solutions. Key New Features * Scheduling facility -schedule web reports on a regular basis to ensure that all users have access to the most current information * Ability to export reports to a variety of formats ~ PDF, XML, RTF, DHTML and Microsoft Excel. * XML access and export functionality ~ report and export work from existing XML data * Report Alerting ~ create custom messages to appear when conditions are met by report data * Crystal Management console ~ provides web developers with a simple method of centrally managing e-reporting * Crystal e-business Framework ~ a scalable, multi-server, mission critical infrastructure for enterprise reporting * Designer Component ~ allows end users to design reports from within their custom windows application * Parameter Prompts * Zero-client dynamic HTML Viewer ~ Seagate Software change their name to Crystal Decisions ~ From the 5th March 2001 Seagate Software will be known as Crystal Decisions. This name change has resulted from Silver Lake Partners buying Seagate Software. Silver Lake Partners are a part of the Seagate family of companies, so close ties with Seagate Technology will be maintained. About Developer Solutions International: Formed in 2001, Developer Solutions International is a division of Contemporary Plc. Developer Solutions International is the specialist development resource, providing developers and businesses with advanced software technologies, an extensive portfolio of training and consulting services and a bespoke software development capability. For more information, visit Developer Solutions at http://www.developer-solutions.co.uk Contacts: Adrian Handley, Developer Solutions, Tel: 01392 262626, Mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Review product from: Amy Holden, PR, Developer Solutions, Tel: 01392 262626, Mailto:email@example.com Amy Holden Marketing & Communications Developer Solutions International Bradninch Court Castle Street Exeter EX4 3PL Tel +44 (0) 1392 262626 Fax +44 (0) 1392 262617 http://www.developer-solutions.co.uk firstname.lastname@example.org Developer Solutions International is a newly formed division of Contemporary Plc. Developer Solutions International is the specialist development resource, providing developers and businesses with advanced software technologies, complemented by a portfolio of training and consulting services and a bespoke software development capability. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Developer Solutions in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.