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Launch of Navicat Software Maintenance Program
Launch of Navicat Software Maintenance Program

In order to provide better service to our customers, we have introduced the Navicat Software Maintenance Program together with the launch of Navicat version 9.

Navicat Software Maintenance Plan allows Navicat users to receive priority email support, software upgrades and bug fix releases at no additional cost during the protection period. This allows you and your company to receive the latest version of Navicat, and take advantages of the latest and improved features of Navicat.

Subscription to the Maintenance Plan is done at the time of your software license purchase or within 90 days as of your purchase date - it cannot be added to a previously purchased product at a later date.

As a subscriber of the Navicat Software Maintenance Plan, it allows you to:
  • Receive Priority Email Technical Support from our well trained Navicat professionals (1).
  • Receive all software release including major and minor upgrades during the protection period (2).
  • Receive exclusive promotions and product news.

In order to let customer experience the benefits of subscribing the Software Maintenance, we are now giving a complimentary maintenance period of 90 days, for each purchase of Navicat.

During the 90 days, customer will be protected under our complimentary software maintenance plan and enjoy priority support service. It’s also the time for customers to consider if they would like to subscribe to our maintenance plan.

For more information about the new Software Maintenance Plan, please visit: https://www.navicat.com/en/buynow/maintenance.html

Remarks:

(1) Priority Email Technical Support is provided through Navicat Support Center. Navicat professionals will response within 1 business days during Asia Pacific business hours (Monday - Friday, 10am – 7pm GMT+8).

(2) The protection period begins on the day you purchased the product license and extends for a period of exactly 12 , 24 or 36 months, depending on whether you purchase the 1 year, 2-year or 3-year option.



About PremiumSoft CyberTech Limited:

PremiumSoft was founded in 1999 and is a fast growing company, aiming at accelerating application development and database management with software that enhance productivity and maximize results of our customers. With our customer-centric focus and best-of-breed products and services, PremiumSoft has been successful in making customers significantly more productive.


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Navicat™ for SQL Server Version 9.1 is released

PremiumSoft today announces the immediate release of version 9.1 for the whole NavicatTM family, including:

- NavicatTM Premium

- NavicatTM for MySQL

- NavicatTM for SQL Server

- NavicatTM for PostgreSQL

- NavicatTM for Oracle

- NavicatTM for SQLite

 

Navicat for SQL Server is a new product introduced. This provides SQL Server users a tool for administering and managing database objects as well as for database migration, data import, export, synchronization, reporting, and more, for SQL Servers.

 

With the launch of Navicat for SQL Server, database connectivity to Microsoft SQL Server is also added to Navicat Premium. Navicat Premium unites all Navicat family members for database administration and development, into one powerful and easy-to-use work environment. With the new Navicat Premium version 9.1, users can connect to 5 of the most common databases including MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL and SQLite within one single application, making cross-database data management very easy.

 

In addition to the introduction of Navicat for SQL Server, other improvements have been made to Navicat Premium, including:

- Support of Microsoft SQL Server (2000 to 2008R2)

- Support of PostgreSQL Server 9.0

- Support of MySQL Server 5.5

- Cross data transfer between SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL and SQLite.

- Enhanced user and role management

- New Privilege Manager

- Improved data synchronization performance with new engine

 

Navicat Premium v9.1 is currently available for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. Commercial license is US$499 and US$449 for Windows and Mac OS X respectively, whereas non-commercial license is US$199.

Navicat Lite edition is also available with limited functions and features, as a free license for personal and non-commercial use.

 

For more details, please see the release notes at https://www.navicat.com/products/navicat_premium

Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at: https://www.navicat.com/download

 

About PremiumSoft CyberTech Limited:

PremiumSoft was founded in 1999 and is a fast growing company, aiming at accelerating application development and database management with software that enhance productivity and maximize results of our customers. With our customer-centric focus and best-of-breed products and services, PremiumSoft has been successful in making customers significantly more productive.

 

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Navicat™ Version 9 for Linux is released

Navicat™ Version 9 for Linux is released


PremiumSoft today announces the immediate release of:
• Navicat Premium v.9.0.9 (Linux)
• Navicat for MySQL v. 9.0.9 (Linux)
• Navicat for SQLite v. 9.0.9 (Linux)
• Navicat for Oracle v. 9.0.9 (Linux)
• Navicat for PostgreSQL v. 9.0.9 (Linux)

These releases mark a complete Navicat product offering to the Linux users. Linux users can now experience the comprehensive database administration for MySQL, SQLite, Oracle and PostgreSQL with Navicat.

Navicat Premium is a multi-connections Database Administration tool allowing you to connect to MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL and SQLite databases simultaneously within a single application, making database administration to multiple kinds of database so easy. Navicat Premium combines the functions of other Navicat members together with below great new features:

New Key features:
- Support of SQLite
- Oracle PL/SQL Debugger
- Enhanced Code Completion
- Code Formatter
- Code outline
- Recovery of Documents from crashes
- Shortcut to open official online documents
- Option to show query results below query editor
- Storing favorite actions as shortcut
- Enhanced User Interface

For more details, please see the release notes at https://www.navicat.com/products/navicat_premium
Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at: https://www.navicat.com/download

About PremiumSoft CyberTech Limited:
PremiumSoft was founded in 1999 and is a fast growing company, aiming at accelerating application development and database management with software that enhance productivity and maximize results of our customers. With our customer-centric focus and best-of-breed products and services, PremiumSoft has been successful in making customers significantly more productive.

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PremiumSoft Navicat is named as China Outstanding Software Product 2009

PremiumSoft flagship product, Navicat, is named as the China Outstanding Software Product 2009 during the "China Outstanding Software Products Award - Hong Kong Section" prize presentation ceremony organized by the China Software Industry Association during the Hong Kong International Information and Communications Expo 2010.

"China Outstanding Software Products Award" (COSPA) election is a national software product
assessment event organized by the "China Software Industry Association" (CSIA) every year.
The aim of the Award is to elect and recommend a list of local developed outstanding software
products to the China Government Departments; State-owned Enterprises and other enterprises,
through the publishing of an official "Recommended Software Product Procurement List".

This is the 16th year of this nationwide annual award program. There are approximately 60-100
software products selected as "Yearly China Outstanding Software Products" each year. These
elected software products can use the branding of say "2009 China Outstanding Software
Product" on their product packaging.

The assessment of the software product will mainly base on the "Functionality and Practicality Level", "Product Technology Level", "Commercialization Level", "User Usage Situation", "Market Share" various areas. The attainment of the award by Navicat represents its outstanding performance on the areas mentioned above.

PremiumSoft is honored to have Navicat received the China Outstand Software Product Award 2009. PremiumSoft will continue to develop new features making Navicat a tool for users to administer and manage databases quickly and easily.

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Navicat™ Version 9 is released

PremiumSoft today announces the immediate release of version 9 for the whole Navicat™ family, including:

 

- Navicat™ Premium

- Navicat™ for MySQL

- Navicat™ for SQLite

- Navicat™ for Oracle

- Navicat™ for PostgreSQL

 

To meet the wishes of Navicat customers and the demand of managing SQLite database server through a GUI, Navicat for SQLite is introduced to the Navicat family in this launch. Navicat for SQLite provides SQLite users a tool for administering and managing database objects as well as for database migration, data import, export, synchronization, reporting, and more.

 

With the launch of Navicat for SQLite, database connectivity to SQLite servers is also added to Navicat Premium. Navicat Premium unites all Navicat family members for database administration and development, into one powerful and easy-to-use work environment. With the new Navicat Premium version 9, users can connect to 4 of the most common databases including MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL and SQLite within one single application, making cross-database data management feasible.

 

In addition to the introduction of Navicat for SQLite, another significant feature improvement to version 9 is the introduction of PL/SQL debugger in Navicat for Oracle. The PL/SQL debugger lets users debug their code easily, it helps to avoid tedious PL/SQL debugging tasks, saving time and improving the overall quality of applications.

 

"We're very excited about the launch of Navicat version 9", said Mr. Ken Lin, the Software Development Director at PremiumSoft. "We see the demand of managing SQLite database server through a Graphical User Interface, so we have released Navicat for SQLite to meet customer's requests. In addition, we have enhanced many of the functions in Navicat and introduced new features like PL/SQL debugger in Navicat for Oracle. In version 9, Navicat Premium is supporting connection to one more database, SQLite. With all these improvements and changes, we aim to make Navicat to be one of the essential tools for all web developers and database administrators."

 

New Key features:

- Support of SQLite

- Oracle PL/SQL Debugger

- Enhanced Code Completion

- Code Formatter

- Code outline

- Recovery of Documents from crashes

- Shortcut to open official online documents

- Option to show query results below query editor

- Storing favorite actions as shortcut

- Enhanced User Interface

 

Navicat Premium starts from US$199, currently available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux supporting simultaneous connections to MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle and SQLite databases.

For more details, please see the release notes at https://www.navicat.com/products/navicat_premium

Or, download the 30-day fully functional free trial at: https://www.navicat.com/download


About PremiumSoft CyberTech Limited:

PremiumSoft was founded in 1999 and is a fast growing company, aiming at accelerating application development and database management with software that enhance productivity and maximize results of our customers. With our customer-centric focus and best-of-breed products and services, PremiumSoft has been successful in making customers significantly more productive.

 

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