Alpha 5 Version 6
Alpha Five Version
the most feature-filled database and application development tool ever
released by Alpha Software in its twenty year history.
With Version 6 you will be able to track, report and manage any information
related to your business or organization -- be it about people, projects,
images, equipment or facilities.
Version 6 introduces fundamental innovations to database software and adds
a huge number of new capabilities that will appeal to users of all skill
For End Users
virtually limitless supply of carefully and logically thought out Genies make
Version 6 of Alpha Five extremely easy to use. Version 5s revolutionary and
innovative application scripting capability allows you to finally take control
of your information and makes you self-sufficient in terms of being able to
build sophisticated, customized and highly automated applications and
solutions for your particular business or organization.
You will find Alpha Five Version 6 is designed to provide you with enormous
power and flexibility in manipulating and reporting on data, without requiring
that you acquire programming skills. The built in Field Rules, visual Report
Writer, fully integrated e-mail, backup, integration with MS Office, security
and data manipulation tools make Version 5 a true breakthrough in delivering
power in "kid gloves." One of the customers of Version
6 summed it up by
stating, "Version 6 is a superb product--you don't have to know how to use
it--just let Alpha Five know what you want to accomplish, sit back and relax
and watch Alpha Five Version 6 do the rest for you."
know that your most precious asset is your time. Alpha Five Version
with its built in languages Xbasic and Xdialog) was designed to maximize the
productivity of professional developers. Based on the thousands of hours of
testing that have been performed on Alpha Five, it would not be unreasonable
to expect that you will be able to build highly customized solutions for your
clients in a fraction of the time taken with other tools such as MS Access and
Think about it in terms of a real example. Time taken to complete a custom
application with a tool such as MS Access/Visual Basic--100 hours. Time taken
to complete the same application with Alpha Five--20 hours.
The major advances in Xbasic along with the introduction of Xdialog (a
high-level way of quickly building dialog boxes), the new multi-pane,
color-coded Script Editor, the introduction of completely customizable menus
and toolbars, an integrated debugger, the addition of function auto-complete
logic and a smart Function Finder all work together to ensure that Version 5
will legitimately be the tool of choice for programmers and consultants who
demand a database application building tool that will allow them to produce
professional class applications in a fraction of the time taken with competing
Action Scripting, while designed to add next-generation ease-of-use to
Alpha Five Version 5, also serves as an extremely attractive option for
developers, in that it automatically writes completely editable,
highly-structured and fully-commented Xbasic code with the ability to switch
from the menu system of Action Scripting to the Xbasic Code Editor.
Additionally OLE automation and support for Active X controls provide for
totally extensible applications.
In short, Alpha Five is the first database designed to appeal to both end
users and developers without compromising ease-of-use or power.
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Alpha Five version 5 is the only
desktop database product to receive FIVE stars from PC Magazine, C/Net and PC
Pro this year.
* Alpha Five version 6 wins PC Magazine Editors' Choice 3/05: