Pervasive.SQL<sup>™</sup> 2000i Selected to Power Newest Version of NETcellent's Flagship Product
10/9/2001 12:00 AM
PERVASIVE.SQL™ 2000i SELECTED TO POWER NEWEST VERSION OF NETCELLENT’S FLAGSHIP PRODUCT
AUSTIN, Texas—October 9, 2001 — Pervasive Software® Inc. (Nasdaq:PVSW), a leading provider of embedded and Web database software that powers business-critical applications, today announced NETcellent System, Inc., a provider of accounting, business management and e-business software solutions, is embedding the scalable and flexible Pervasive.SQL™ 2000i database server engine into the latest Internet-ready version of its flagship product, ELLIOTT 7.0.
With Pervasive.SQL 2000i, ELLIOTT offers users a very stable, high-performance database engine that works at both the transactional and relational level. The open database connectivity (ODBC) and object link embedded database (OLEDB) drivers in Pervasive.SQL 2000i give ELLIOTT customers a powerful Web interface, making the software more versatile and able to support their business needs.
“Our customers demand the stability and high-performance that Pervasive.SQL 2000i offers,” said Edward Kwang, founder and president of NETcellent. “After evaluating several database options, we chose Pervasive because the engine is reliable and easy to implement in our development environments. We have had a successful relationship with Pervasive, and we look to maintain this partnership as we continue to integrate our customers with the Web.”
With more than 600 customers, NETcellent is working to standardize on the Pervasive product line to enable quick and easy upgrades to future versions with minimal disruptions or rewrites.
About Pervasive Software
Pervasive Software, a leading provider of embedded and data management solutions for small and medium-size enterprises, serves a channel of more than 10,000 independent software vendors, developers, value-added resellers and partners. Pervasive Software’s flagship product, Pervasive.SQL, is a leading application development database, combining low-cost, reliable, resource-efficient operations with world-class performance and usability. Founded in 1994, Pervasive is based in Austin, Texas, and also has offices in Europe and distributors covering 80 countries. More information may be found on the Web at http://www.pervasive.com or by calling 800.287.4383.
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