How to win the software licensing game

Computerworld features an interview with Jan Aleman, CEO Servoy in today’s online edition on software licensing. A select quote: “One way to avoid the shelfware problem is to opt for software as a service,” says Jan Aleman, CEO of IDE vendor Servoy.

To read more, please click here: http://tinyurl.com/ydsgz24

Digital Strata Uses Servoy to Develop and Deploy Entity Management Application

New Servoy Success Story posted – Digital Strata, Inc.

Founded in 1994, Digital Strata is a software and services company that specializes in developing products that ease the burden and complexity of intricate legal processes. Legal teams, law firms, businesses, and third-party legal service providers use Digital Strata applications to help them manage these processes efficiently and accurately.

“The FileMaker development platform posed high cost of entry issues since the solution needed to be on-site. Using Servoy, we overcame the challenges of difficult web implementation, hard to deploy upgrades and updates, as well as a non standards-based solution platform.”
— Dan Fischler, CEO Digital Strata, Inc.

You can read the entire article here: http://tinyurl.com/yef2cdp

Servoy VUG (Virtual Users Group) – Jan. 20 @ 10am PT/1pm ET

To learn the tips and techniques that can save you time and effort on your Servoy projects, join dozens of other Servoy developers — newbies as well as the “old pros” — as they gather together “virtually” for the next Servoy VUG (Virtual Users Group) on January 20.

The Servoy VUG, always one of the most popular Servoy online events, will be sponsored by The Support Group — a longtime Servoy Partner and a leader in the fields of database design, development and training for both Windows and Macintosh environments.

Thanks to the generous sponsor of this event, the Servoy VUG is FREE. Those who are pre-registered will receive a reminder email prior to the Servoy VUG event.For updates on the Servoy VUG agenda; as well as who will be presenting their ideas, tips, and tricks, please visit the Servoy Forum User Groups section.

To register for the Servoy VUG, click here.

Ken Levy on Visual FoxPro and Servoy – Dec. 15 @ 11am PT/2pm ET

Update, the recorded webinar can be found here.

Please join Ken Levy, former Visual FoxPro Product Manager, and Jan Aleman, Servoy CEO, in this comprehensive one-hour webinar for a demonstration and discussion on using Servoy with existing Visual FoxPro applications.

The two hosts will also talk about the Web, SaaS (Software as a Service) and how to bring Visual FoxPro applications to the web with Servoy; as well as answer your questions in a live Q&A session immediately following the presentation.

Check out the Servoy FoxPro Landing Page here.

To register for this special Webinar, click here.

Overview of Interactive Reporting in Servoy with Jasper Server – Dec. 10 @ 11am PT/2pm ET

Mark your calendars!

This free one-hour webinar will include a high-level overview of Jasper Server, as well as a live demonstration of Jasper Server capabilities. Jasper Server, a separate product from Jasper Reports — widely-used already with Servoy — enables end-users to create on-the-fly reports using Drag & Drop.

For a quick description of Jasper Server, please visit: www.jaspersoft.com/JasperSoft_JasperServer.html.

Don’t miss this opportunity – To register for this webinar, click here.

Servoy End of Year Special Offer

For all of you faithful Servoy Newsletter readers, here is the Servoy Holiday Special! This Servoy Special Offer — only available in this month’s Servoy Newsletter — is good until December 31, 2009.

The Servoy Holiday Special Bundle is only $999 (USD) — a $3,261 value at the regular price. This bundle is good for a limited time. So take advantage of this special offer today!

The Servoy Holiday Special Offer includes:

  • 70% discount on Servoy Licenses
  • 5 Servoy Clients
  • 1 Servoy Developer
  • 1 year maintenance

To place your order, visit the Servoy Store.

If you need assistance, email sales@servoy.com. You can also fax your PO to +1 805-624-4958 — make sure to use the product ID#: SVY83302EOS You need to act quickly. The Servoy Holiday Special Bundle will be offered for a limited time!

Servoy one character away from Twitter!

Twitter allows you to use 140 characters, but we’re different and placed one higher on the Fast500 list – 139!

In Deloitte’s Fast 500 list of the fastest growing companies across Europe, Servoy has achieved this distinction for its consecutive second year – an impressive achievement.

Servoy’s growth is listed as 1214% over the past five years, based on audited numbers by Deloitte from 2003-2008.