VIENNA, VA -- August 7, 2000 -- FMS, Inc. (www.fmsinc.com), a leading developer of Microsoft Visual Basic related software, is now shipping two new suite packages for professional Microsoft Visual Basic (VB) developers and their teams. Visual Basic is the most popular programming language today on PCs with tens of millions of developers worldwide.
The Total Visual Developer Suite 2000 and Total VB Enterprise Suite 2000 collections combine FMS' award-winning Visual Basic products to help developers create applications easier and with more functionality in Visual Basic 6.0 and other VB/VBA platforms such as Office 2000. These suites also offer substantial savings over the cost of purchasing the products individually.
The Total Visual Developer Suite 2000 is for developers who live by the motto, "So much to code, so little time." Offering an extensive source code library and tools to assist with writing code, the Total Visual Developer Suite 2000 significantly improves the productivity and consistency of individuals and teams of VB developers. The two products are:
Total Visual SourceBook 2000 - The most popular professional source code library for VB, Total Visual SourceBook 2000 includes over 150 classes and modules, 2,300 procedures, and more than 85,000 lines of royalty-free and ready to use code. This award winning product includes a wide range of tested and consistently written code covering areas such as ADO, Jet 4.0, disk operations, error handling, compression, encryption, business day math, graphics, Internet, FTP, Outlook, Office 2000, string manipulation, the VB objects and environment, XML, etc. Additional features include:
Total Visual CodeTools 2000 - Provides a robust set of 12 tools to help developers in the day-to-day development of VB code. Total Visual CodeTools 2000 covers everything from cleaning up inherited code to building the pieces of a robust and maintainable application. The main features of Total Visual CodeTools 2000 are:
Enterprise Standards Management: One of the most important features of Total Visual CodeTools 2000 is its ability to manage development standards for project teams and an entire enterprise. As projects become more complex, and entail greater staffing requirements, the need for standards in development becomes crucial. Total Visual CodeTools 2000 tackles this problem by offering a powerful and flexible architecture for managing standards.
The Total VB Enterprise Suite 2000 is the ultimate toolkit for the enterprise development team and includes all of FMS's products for Visual Basic developers. The Suite contains Total Visual CodeTools 2000 and Total Visual SourceBook 2000 as found in the Total Visual Developer Suite plus three additional products:
Both suites are licensed on a per developer basis. Pricing for single and five (5) license packs are given here; additional license pricing is also available.
Products can be purchased directly from FMS, through most corporate resellers, and international distributors. All FMS products offer a 30-day money back guarantee.
Celebrating its 14th year in business, FMS, Inc. is a privately held software development firm and the world's leading developer of Microsoft Access and Visual Basic related products. FMS currently has 14 products in its award-winning Total Access, Total VB, and Total Visual family of products. Serving 90 of the Fortune 100 firms, FMS products are used by tens of thousands of customers in over 100 countries. Experts in the Microsoft Access and Visual Basic communities, FMS developers have written articles and books, and frequently speak at conferences throughout the United States and Europe including major Microsoft sponsored events such as TechEd, Advisor DevCon, DevConnections, Microsoft Office and VBA Solutions conferences, and VBITS.