Borland to Offer Delphi 6 Personal Edition for Free
Scotts Valley, CA (August 3, 2001) - Borland Software Corp. is offering Borland Delphi 6 Personal Edition for free. Delphi 6 Personal enables new users to learn how to develop high-performance, non-commercial applications for the Windows platform with the latest technology standards and protocols.
Complete with a 32-bit, optimizing, native code compiler, online help, and examples, Delphi 6 Personal shortens development cycles and can increase developer productivity. The Personal Edition also features a VCL of more than 85 pre-built and reusable, customizable components, including menus, dialogs, TreeViews, and text boxes.
Borland Delphi 6 is the first RAD environment for Windows that fully supports new and emerging Web Services. With Delphi 6, corporate, or individual developers can create next-generation e-business applications quickly and easily. Major features include BizSnap, WebSnap, and DataSnap to enable developers to create applications that simplify business-to-business integration with full support for XML, SOAP, XSL, and WSDL. Delphi 6 support for industry standard Web Services enables immediate and ongoing integration with emerging Web Services-based vendor platforms such as .NET and BizTalk from Microsoft, and ONE from Sun Microsystems.
Developers can go to Old UBB Archived Link: [URL=http://www.borland.com/delphi/personal/]http://www.borland.com/delphi/personal/[/URL] to download a free version of Delphi 6 Personal or purchase a US$99 CD version that includes printed documentation and installation support at Old UBB Archived Link: [URL=http://shop.borland.com/]http://shop.borland.com/[/URL] . Customers outside the US should contact their nearest Borland office for prices and availability.
Borland Software Corp. Price: Delphi 6 Personal Edition download, free; CD version including printed documentation and installation support, US$99. Contact: (800) 632-2864 Web Site: Old UBB Archived Link: [URL=http://www.borland.com]http://www.borland.com[/URL]