Software Enables ACT Contact Management Users to Interface Data
With Their Handhelds
SPARTA, N.J. - October 24, 2000 - - Bachmann
Software & Services announced that Interact Commerce Corporation
released its newest version of their popular ACT® Contact Management
application. The ACT Link 2.0™, developed by Bachmann Software,
provides a variety of important links to the Palm OS® platform.
ACT Link 2.0 allows
users to synchronize data from their desktop version of ACT
2000™ with data from applications on their handheld computer.
The ACT Link 2.0 version incorporates a number of enhancements,
including the ability to map to custom fields, synchronization
of history and notes and selection of synchronization of contact
groups from within ACT 2000.
"The ACT Contact
Management program is a very efficient method of managing sales
contact information. Our success of enabling ACT users to manage
the information on their handheld devices significantly adds
to the programs utility," stated Glenn Bachmann, president and
CEO of Bachmann Software. "This is a good example of how we
use our extensive expertise with the Palm OS to improve the
utility of our partners' software applications."
"Our Palm handheld
users will appreciate the ability to access not only their ACT
contacts on their handheld, but their critical notes and history,"
said Christy Wyatt, Director of Strategic Alliances and Market
Development for Palm, Inc. "This is an incredibly comprehensive
link between ACT and the Palm handheld."
Software & Services
& Services is a leading provider of software products and development
services for handheld computing and wireless applications. Based
in Sparta, N.J., the company primarily develops applications
for the Palm OS platform. Its premier products include Print
ManagerÒ, which "snaps" into the Palm handheld and provides
a standard text and graphics printing engine that can be used
by virtually any application, and PrintBoyÒ, a suite of applets
that allows users to print highly readable output of most information
stored on the Palm handheld. Bachmann Software & Services is
continuing to develop and introduce innovative solutions for
the high-growth handheld computing market.
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