4D to present at OpenBase Developers Conference, Maui Hawaii
Attendees will learn how to use 4th Dimension as a front-end to

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE, USA — Product experts from 4D, Inc. will
present a series of sessions on using the 4th Dimension (4D)
development environment at the OpenBase Developers Conference, in
Maui, September 2 – 6, 2004.

4D is a relational application and Web development tool providing
developers the ability to design cross-platform, standalone,
multi-user and Web server applications with unprecedented ease and
efficiency. The 4D product line includes Mac OS and Windows based
tools for development, deployment, productivity, connectivity and
Internet servers that can be used together to create fully integrated
development solutions, or as individual components.

Developers attending the sessions will learn how to become productive
quickly using 4D as a front-end development tool with OpenBase
databases to build business applications.

“4th Dimension gives developers the ability to build powerful,
flexible and secure front-end applications quickly and efficiently,”
said Brendan Coveney, president and CEO, 4D, Inc. “By integrating 4D
with OpenBase, developers gain power and ease in developing
high-performance business solutions that meet their customers’ needs.
At the OpenBase Developers Conference we will show attendees how they
can accomplish this.”

“4D is a first-class solution for building database applications,”
says Scott Keith, CTO, OpenBase International. “Our focus is on
business class database solutions, so we are delighted that they will
be part of the conference.”

About the 2004 OpenBase Developers Conference The OpenBase Developers
Conference brings software developers and software business owners
together in a fabulous setting: where the legendary Black Rock of
Kaanapali meets the ocean at the Sheraton Maui
(www.sheraton-maui.com). Fragrant flowers, a meandering natural
lagoon, and 23 ocean-front acres provide the backdrop for four days
of productive learning and networking.

Conference sessions
In addition to 4D, the conference will include in-depth sessions on
OpenBase SQL, OpenScript v2.0, JDBC, WiTango, ODBC, PHP, Qilan,
REALbasic, Cocoa and WebObjects. Besides technical topics, a unique
business-focused session promises to provide software business
executives with a refreshingly new and effective approach for
succeeding in today’s marketplace. A description of all 2004 OpenBase
Developers Conference sessions can be viewed at:

Register Now!
Final Deadline is August 2nd for all registrations. Please make your
plans now at: http://www.openbase.com/maui2004

About 4D, Inc.
Located in San Jose, California, 4D Inc. is the U.S. distributor of
4th Dimension (4D), 4D Business Kit, and 4D WebSTAR Server Suite. 4D
is an award-winning, tightly integrated suite of Windows and Mac OS,
Web-embedded development tools for business solutions. 4D WebSTAR
Server Suite V is a fast, secure and extensible server suite for Mac
OS X, best known for easy administration. 4D, Inc. is a wholly owned
subsidiary of 4D SA. Further information can be found at

About OpenBase SQL
OpenBase SQL relational database servers deliver the scalable
performance and fault-tolerant data protection e-business demands.
Proven in realworld applications since 1991, OpenBase SQL has become
the database of choice for innovative, business-critical applications
on Mac OS X and other popular computing platforms. In addition to
database performance and integrity, OpenBase SQL solutions come with
industry-leading features that are simply unavailable – or cost much
more – on other databases. These include built-in, server-based
support for Java stored procedures and e-commerce functions, such as
credit card payment processing and automated email correspondence.
OpenBase SQL databases run on all of today’s popular platforms: Mac
OS X, Sun Solaris, Linux and Microsoft Windows and support all of
today’s open standard and de facto tools and interfaces, with native
support for WebObjects 5, Java, SOAP, 4D, REALbasic, ODBC Support,
PHP, Perl, Cocoa, and more. OpenBase International also partners with
other leading software providers to deliver higher level solutions
that further reduce time, cost and risk.

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(C) Copyright 2004 OpenBase International, Ltd. All rights reserved.