TECSoft Announces New “Workflow Automation with AppleScript Training CD”
Learn AppleScript and how to create powerful software automation solutions
with TECSoft’s interactive training CD.
AMAGANSETT, NEW YORK – May 8, 2001 – TECSoft announced today its new
Workflow Automation with AppleScript Training CD. The interactive CD
teaches AppleScript and how to create powerful software automation
solutions, and is the culmination of TECSoft’s extensive experience as the
leading AppleScript training and development firm. The CD is now available
directly from TECSoft and through June 15, 2001 sells for an introductory
price of $99.00, thereafter $149.00.
AppleScript is Apple Computer’s English-like scripting language used to
automate key tasks performed on the Macintosh computer. It’s like automatic
pilot for the Mac. With AppleScript users can increase productivity and
save time to work smarter, not harder.
“We’ve distilled our extensive hands-on training expertise into the CD-ROM
version of our Workflow Automation with AppleScript training,” said TECSoft
founder John Thorsen Jr. “Outside of a classroom environment, our training
CD delivers the richest AppleScript training experience possible.”
With TECSoft’s training CD you don’t have to be a programmer to get started
and be productive with AppleScript. Along with teaching AppleScript
fundamentals, the training also covers scripting FileMaker Pro, Canto
Cumulus, QuarkXPress and the Finder. The CD reinforces AppleScript concepts
with hands-on exercises that conclude with the user scripting real-world
AppleScript automation solutions. The CD also features:
* 12 hours of training content.
* 26 QuickTime movies showing AppleScript demos, key concepts, and
solutions to the training exercises
* 13 hands-on exercises designed to reinforce learning
* Demos of real-world AppleScript automation solutions
* all required software including run-time or trial versions of FileMaker
Pro, Canto Cumulus, and QuarkXPress, as well as the scripts for the demos
* An easy to use, Aqua-like interface.
* Easy tracking of a user’s progress through the training.
* An extensive interactive glossary of AppleScript terms.
* Web links to important AppleScript sites.
* Mac OS X compatability in the Classic environment.
“As experienced AppleScript trainers we know what works and what doesn’t
for students and we’ve packaged in one CD the easiest and most effective
way to learn AppleScript,” said Thorsen.
For more information or to purchase the Workflow Automation with
AppleScript Training CD, call TECSoft at 800-626-4119 or 631-267-0700 or
visit the TECSoft Web site: www.tecsoft.com.
Based in Amagansett, New York, TECSoft is the industry’s leading
AppleScript training and development firm. The company is led by founder
John Thorsen Jr. who has worked extensively with Apple Computer to develop
AppleScript content for trade shows, seminars, workshops, and training
classes. TECSoft’s clients include Associated Press, Atlantic Records,
Barrons, BMG, Citibank, Nikon, Random House, Simon & Schuster, Sony Music,
and Time Warner.
Contact: John Thorsen Jr.