San Francisco, California – July 31, 2018 – Appeon, a provider of software for accelerating the development of data-rich business apps, today announced the general availability of InfoMaker 2017 R3. InfoMaker is a powerful and easy-to-use reporting tool for creating sophisticated reports and forms without writing any SQL. This release is a revision of InfoMaker 2017, which includes some database connectivity enhancements and incorporates all the latest fixes. Also, since it is a Long-Term Support version, Appeon is recommending all customers to upgrade to InfoMaker 2017 R3.

 What’s New?

InfoMaker 2017 R3 provides the following database connectivity enhancements:

  • SQL Server 2017 Compatibility – Microsoft SQL Server 2017 can be used as the data source for your reports and forms. ODBC, OLE DB, ADO.NET or SQL Native Client interfaces are supported.
  • PostgreSQL Enhancements – Additional parameters for PostgreSQL are available for users to configure in InfoMaker, such as using stored procedures as a data source, auto-incrementing columns, and specifying foreign key delete rules.

How Do I Get Started?

InfoMaker 2017 R3 is now generally available for evaluation, upgrade, or new purchase. Free trial versions of the product are fully functional for a period of 30 days, and a tutorial is included in the product manuals for users new to InfoMaker. Customers who have already purchased InfoMaker 2017 can download the paid version from the Appeon Website. New customers can purchase InfoMaker 2017 R3 directly from Appeon or local authorized resellers (in certain regions).

About Appeon 
Appeon helps software developers build faster, better, business apps. PowerBuilder, the flagship product of the company, has been used by over 18,000 organizations worldwide, and has a long history of being relied on for mission-critical systems. Appeon’s products simplify and accelerate the development of data-rich apps for Windows, iOS, and Android. For more information, visit, or follow Appeon on social media: FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube.

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