March 2001 Development Solutions Buyers Guide

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Maurine Blake
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Excel Software
Interactive Objects Software
Keystone Learning
Number Six Software
Object Mentor
Popkin Software
Tall Tree Software
Visual Object Modelers
Wind River Systems, Inc.


Dinkum C++ Library for GCC/Solaris or GCC/Linux Available Now!
The Dinkum® C++ Library for GCC/Solaris or for GCC/Linux includes our Dinkum® C Library. The Dinkum® C++ Library is completely compliant with the ISO/IEC 14882 C++ Standard. Use these Dinkum C++ Library packages with the GCC V2.95.2 compiler under either SPARC Solaris or PC Linux.

Dinkumware offers a commercial software license product that contains no Gnu Code. You can purchase it at and download it immediately.

Single User License starts at $90.

Dinkumware, Ltd.
398 Main Street Concord MA 01742
v: 978 371-2773 f: 978 371-9014
email: [email protected]

Wind River
Wind River

WinA&D and WinTranslator
Software Engineering Made Easy
Excel Software is an industry leader of file compatible UML design tools for Windows and Macintosh. WinA&D simplifies system analysis, tracks requirement specifications, automates popular modeling techniques and generates code from design. WinTranslator reengineers existing code to design.

Scriptable HTML reports make design work instantly accessible to web browsers or MS Word. Configurable options tailor WinA&D and WinTranslator to any development environment using OOA/OOD, structured analysis & design, data modeling and real-time methods. Use text import/export or COM automation to extend WinA&D features or access design files.

MacA&D and MacTranslator users enjoy similar features on Macintosh and can share files with WinA&D.

Excel Software
p: 505.771.3719  f: 505.771.3718
email: [email protected]


Embedded Database Technology For all your development needs!
Programmers worldwide have used FairCom database technology for years to handle mission critical data in embedded apps, vertical apps, web, e-business, etc. Develop royalty free apps or scale to the FairCom Server by simply recompiling! FairCom's server is known as a "plug-n-play" Server. Install it, start it, and forget it! FairCom's tools are fast, portable and proven.

  • Support for 25+ platforms
  • Full Source
  • Free development Servers and ODBC Drivers

FairCom Corporation
800-234-8180 or 573-445-6833
email: [email protected]

Interactive Objects
Interactive Objects

The Architectural IDE for J2EE/EJB
Winner of IBM Solution Excellence Award
The ArcStyler assures full-cycle architectural integrity—from business requirements to automatic generation of UML/EJB components for leading containers—with its integrated Convergent Business Modeler, Pattern-based Refinement Assistant, Rose-based UML/EJB-Refiner, Architecture Verifiers, Open XMI/XML Java repository for EJB's and CORBA Components, Open template-based EJB Generator-IDE/Debugger, Optimized EJB-Cartridges for WebLogic/TopLink, WebSphere, IAS, J2EE-GUI Framework and more.

Load the full-function demo from and check out our complete architectural service and training offerings for EJB and CORBA based EAI.

Interactive Objects Software GmbH
Basler Strasse 65
D-79100 Freiburg
v: ++49.761.400730 f: ++49.761.4007373
email: [email protected]


Keystone Offers Over 1200 Self Paced Learning Courses
KeyStone learning Systems is the industry leader for self-paced information technology training. KeyStone's certified trainers provide easy-to-use instructions for people who value content-rich, value-added education. With more than 1,200 titles available, KeyStone has what you are looking for.

Call 1-800-603-4983, mention code MDS and get one level of training FREE for every level you purchase at regular price. Learn C++, Visual Basic, Java, XML and many more. See our full line of training courses online at or call for a FREE catalog.

KeyStone Learning Systems
Toll Free 1-800-603-4983
[email protected]

Number Six Software

Cross the Finish with Number Six—
Voted Number One in Rational Services

You want to win the race? Deliver your software faster—with better quality? Choose Number Six Software. We're the top pit crew on the e-development race circuit. That's according to customers in an online survey sponsored by Rational Software.

Number Six combines software engineering best practices with practical know-how. We don't just teach the latest OO and web technologies, tools and languages. We live and breathe this stuff—on the frontlines and on the sidelines. Our services include consulting, training, mentoring and development. We translate theory into solutions to real-world, e-development problems.

It's that kind of know-how that helps you maximize your software capabilities and cross the finish line first.

Call now or visit for our OO and web technology course list with upcoming open-enrollment dates. And ask us about our discounted rates.

Number Six Software, Inc.—Voted Rational's Best in Complementary Services
1655 North Fort Myer Drive, Suite 1100
Arlington, VA 22209
v: 703.516-2880 / 888.292.NUM6
email: [email protected]


Extreme Programming (XP) Training and Mentoring
Object Mentor, Inc.

Better Software at Internet Speed. Everybody is talking about XP and with good reason. The practices of XP enable developers to rapidly develop software and adapt it to their customers' needs. Students rave about our XP Immersion Training, where you learn from the creators and practitioners of XP.

Our XP training and mentoring compliments our industry leading object-oriented design and programming services.

Visit for more information and articles on advanced software development technologies.

Object Mentor, Inc.
V: 1.800.338.6716 f: 847-548-6853
Email: [email protected]


System Architect 2001
Now there’s one modeling tool that takes you seamlessly through every phase of development—throughout your enterprise. System Architect 2001, from Popkin Software, addresses the entire modeling needs of your organization, allowing business and IT to work toward common goals and reach mutually beneficial solutions.

Extensive business process modeling, UML-based object modeling, data modeling and structured analysis and design, are combined in a single, easy-to-use product. System Architect 2001 also includes forward and reverse engineering for all major languages and databases.

To qualify for a FREE, fully functional, 30-day trial of System Architect 2001 or a FREE Enterprise Modeling white paper, visit, or email us at [email protected].

Popkin Software
11 Park Place
New York, New York 10007
p: 800.732.5227  f: 212.571.3436


The Fastest Database Engine
Discover CodeBase, the fastest and smallest database engine on the market that's also fully xBASE-compatible. Query a million-record table in 0.49 seconds, or read 300,000 records in just 0.86 seconds. It's lightening quick!

  • Royalty-Free distribution
  • Supports VB, C, C++, Delphi, Java, OLE-DB/ADO & ODBC
  • Client/Server, multi-user & single user
  • Portable to Windows 95/98/NT/2000/CE/3.1, OS/2, Macintosh, Linux, UNIX, etc.
  • Multi-user compatible with FoxPro, Clipper & dBASE

Sequiter Software, Inc.
v: 780.437-2410 f: 780.436-2999
email: [email protected]

Speech Kit

Talking with Technology
ActiveX • C/C++ • COM Server • Java • VCL
SpeechKit component software is for developing software that speaks and listens. Whether you develop desktop, server, mobile, telephony, Internet software, or web pages, SpeechKit components can transform text to speech for audio playback and speech to text for your software to process. This liberates your software from keypads, keyboards, and mice as primary input devices by letting end users talk with it.

Chant Inc.
8820 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 204
Los Angeles, CA 90045
v: 310-410-9895 f: 310-410-9896
email: [email protected]

OMG Member

Consulting • Training • Mentoring • Placements
SYSNETICS delivers object oriented technology for software architecture, design and development of large-scale distributed systems. Services include consulting, training, mentoring, and permanent placements.

Object Oriented Technology

  • Java, C++, Smalltalk
  • OOAD In House Training

Distributed Technology

  • EJB, WebLogic
  • CORBA, DCOM, MQSeries
  • CORBA In House Training

Object Oriented Methods & Tools

  • UML, Use Cases, Booch, Rumbaugh
  • Rational Rose, Paradigm Plus

SYSNETICS, Inc., 150 153rd Ave., Suite 300B, Madeira Beach, FL 33708
v: 800.270.6099 f: 727.398.6099
email: [email protected]

Tall Tree

Source Code Documentation System

DocJet is the premier tool for building documentation for your project. It reads your source code, finds all the objects in your system and any comments associated with them and then builds documentation for you.

  • It reads C, C++, VB, IDL and Java source code.
  • It adapts to your commenting conventions-no need for weird markers cluttering up your code.
  • It produces output in HTML, HTMLHelp, RTF (for MSWord) and Microsoft Help formats.
  • With its companion product, AltHelp, you can access your HTML or HTMLHelp output from Developer Studio or VB just like documentation from Microsoft!

Visit and download a free evaluation copy today!

Tall Tree Software Company
3104 King Street, Austin, TX 78707
v: 512.453.4909 f: 512.288.5055 sales: 877.756.2654
e-mail: [email protected]


Advanced Technology Consulting and Training
Process and UML

  • An Introduction to Object Technology
  • Requirements and Object-Oriented Analysis
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design with UML and Patterns
  • Advanced Object Design with UML and Patterns
  • The Unified Process
  • Managing Advanced Technology Software Projects


  • An Introduction to Java Technology and Architecture
  • Java and Object Design for Non C Programmers
  • Java and Object Design for C/C++ Programmers
  • Building Web Applications with Java
  • Advanced Java and Object Design


  • Designing an Internet Application with J2EE and EJB
  • Essential CORBA Development with Java


  • Essential C++ and Object Design
  • Intensive C++ and Object Design
  • Advanced C++ and Object Design

5080 Spectrum Dr., Suite 1010 West
Dallas, Texas 75001
V: 972.789.1200 1.800.249.0123 f: 972.789.1340
email: [email protected]


Visual UML
Object Modeling using the Unified Modeling Language
Visual UML is an affordable, easy-to-use, powerful UML (Unified Modeling Language) object modeling tool that supports all OMG UML 1.3 diagram types: Class, Object, Use Case, Package, Collaboration, Deployment, Component, Activity, State, and Sequence diagrams. Features: Multiple document interface, integrated model/data dictionary, diagram export (WMF, BMP, HTML, JPEG, EPS, PNG, TIFF, etc.), project explorer, use case editor; XML interface, import/export/merge models, automation interface. Also available: Visual Basic and Visual FoxPro code generation & reverse engineering; Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) integration. Price: $495–$995. Free downloadable demo available from our web site.

Visual Object Modelers
v: 1.800.900.1902 or 303.448.8835 f: 303.415.2500
email: [email protected]

Wind River

Understand your code with SNiFF+!
Powerful source code analysis, browsing, reverse engineering and integration environment
SNiFF+ helps you understand your code—fast! As the premier Source Code Analysis solution, SNiFF+ allows you to visually analyze, browse, navigate, reuse and reengineer your source code using simple mouse clicks. Even if your software project involves millions of lines of code, you can use SNiFF+ to quickly and easily navigate and understand your source code and perform complete queries in just seconds.

SNiFF+ integrates easily with your favorite editors, compilers, debuggers, CASE and SCM tools and supports Unix and Windows developers programming in C/C++, Java, CORBA IDL and FORTRAN.

Get your free evaluation copy of SNiFF+ today! Call, email or visit to download your evaluation copy now and start saving time with SNiFF+.

Wind River Systems, Inc.
[email protected]